BEFORE YOU CALL YOUR LAS VEGAS AIR CONDITIONER REPAIR COMPANY,
Read this article, it could save you money on Las Vegas air conditioning repair cost.
Air Conditioner Repairs; How to diagnose the simple and quick solutions to why your air conditioner will not turn on.
There are numerous reasons that could stop your air conditioner from turning on. A few of them will really make your blood boil, if you have to pay for a Las Vegas HVAC tech to come out. As they will charge you a service call to do, the easy five minute fix, that it takes to do the air conditioner repair. Especially when they could have given you a quick how to, on what to look for, over the phone.
The Three things to check on your thermostat, before calling a Las Vegas air conditioner repairs company.
The very first thing you need to check is the thermostat. If it is digital, which most of the thermostats today are, check and see if the batteries are good. You would not believe how many times here in Las Vegas I have sent out a HVAC tech, and all that is wrong is the batteries are dead, and the home owner is now paying for a service call plus batteries which the some Las Vegas companies mark up at the very least 200%.
Next, check and see that the thermostat is set to cool not off, fan, or heat. If the thermostat is not set on cool, then your air conditioner is turned off.
Check the temperature setting on the thermostat, if the room is at a lower or the same temperature as the thermostat is set at, the air conditioner will not turn on. I know that this seems like common sense, but you would be surprised how much money Las Vegas air conditioner repair companies, will make on these kind of mistakes.
Electricity; your air conditioner will not turn on without it.
If you have no electricity to your unit, it will do no good to call out your Las Vegas air conditioner repair tech. So go to your breaker box, and make sure that no breakers have been tripped.
Each unit has a disconnect box, this allows the unit to be worked on safely by turning off electrical power to the unit with out having to run to and fro, between unit and main electrical panel. Make sure disconnect box is turned on.
These items are quick and easy to check, it will save you time with out an air conditioner. Even if you Las Vegas HVAC company has a tech in the area, it will take them at the very least a half of an hour to get to you, most likely longer. The money you will save could be significant depending on the prices that the company charges.