McDonald Home Services Blog: Archive for the ‘Heat Pumps’ Category

Your Heat Pumps Mode-Switching Problem, Explained

Monday, January 1st, 2024

Your heat pump has a fair few working parts moving all at the same time. Eventually, something’s going to go wrong, but it’s perplexing when you know the machine is running just fine–it just won’t switch from cooling to heating, or vice versa.

While it’s frustrating, it’s thankfully a common problem with some easy fixes you can try yourself. We’ve seen a lot of heat pump repair in Sarasota, FL over the years, so let’s share what we know so you can get your heat pump moving again.

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5 Ways to Extend Your Heat Pump Lifespan

Monday, April 24th, 2023

Heat pumps are energy-efficiency powerhouses, but they’re not without the need for maintenance and repairs. You want your heat pump to last for as long as possible, which is exactly what we’re going to teach you to do.

If you’re about to get heat pump replacement in Sarasota, FL, you need to start this new heat pump’s life off with quality maintenance, and these simple tips to help keep it alive for longer.

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What’s Wrong with My Heat Pump?

Monday, January 4th, 2021

Uh oh, it’s time to switch your system from cooling mode to heating mode while we deal with a cold spell, but something went wrong. The switch seems to be stuck or unresponsive and your system is jettisoning cold air into your house when you need to warm up! What the heck is going on?

Don’t worry, this is a fairly common occurrence. Heat pumps aren’t without their own specific problems, and this is one that can baffle homeowner or drive them to believe that their heat pump is ruined. If this is the issue, then it’s probably not ruined. Heat pumps in Sarasota, FL sometimes need expert repairs just like any gas furnace or ductless system, and our team can be the one that provides it.

While you’re waiting for our help, why not see the details below about why your system is treating you so poorly?

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