Air Conditioning

Air conditioning service.

Link Service Heating & Cooling is your #1 HVAC contractor in Ebensburg, PA, and the surrounding communities. We are the leading company for all of your air conditioning needs. If you need repairs, maintenance, or a brand new system installed, the technicians at Link Service Heating & Cooling are the qualified and professional crew for the job.

We provide the highest quality service for your air conditioner. We also aim to educate and inform our customers. Informed decisions are good decisions. We want you to feel confident we are qualified to perform the service for which you are hiring us.

How Much Money Can a New Air Conditioner Save You?

Our SEER energy savings calculator can help determine how much you could save on your utility bills. Simply enter your current unit's SEER value and compare it to a newer, more efficient system. You can even customize it to better match your home's system for a more accurate calculation.

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Air Conditioning Basics

The four main components to your air conditioner are:

Condenser: The condenser is the outside metal unit and where the gas from the compressor is condensed into a liquid. The gas entering the condenser is very hot. The temperature is then lowered, so the gas can convert back to a liquid.

Compressor: The compressor is inside the condenser. It circulates the pressurized refrigerant, to concentrate the heat, and changes the low pressure gas to high pressure.

Evaporator: The evaporator is the part of the system inside the home. In simple language, it absorbs the heat from your home.

Expansion Valve: The expansion valve controls the amount of refrigerant in your system.

All of these pieces are connected by a copper tube that handles refrigerant, creating a closed loop. Heat is collected in the evaporator, sent outside to the condenser. The heat is removed, and the cool air is recirculated back into your home.

AC Facts

An Air Conditioner Doesn’t Create Cool Air.
What happens in the AC process is actually the removal of heat from the air. Your AC uses a chemical called refrigerant to remove heat and transfer it outside. The warm air runs through the lines and coils in your unit and goes from liquid to gas and back again. During this process, the refrigerant removes the heat and transfers it elsewhere so that when the air comes out the other side, it is cool.

Your AC Will Remove Humidity.
Lower humidity helps the overall comfort level in your home by making you feel cooler, even if the temperature is the same.

Your Air Filter Needs To Be Checked And Replaced Every Three To Six Months.
(depending on the manufacturer’s recommendations)
A dirty air filter restricts your air flow, which reduces efficiency, costing you money, and over time can put stress on your unit and could cause a costly repair.

Maintenance, Maintenance, Maintenance.
Your air conditioner needs regular checkups to keep it running in tip-top shape. Having regular annual preventative maintenance will bring your system longer life and fewer breakdowns over all.

The Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio (SEER) measures air conditioning and heat pump cooling efficiency, which is calculated by the cooling output for a typical cooling season divided by the total electric energy input during the same time frame. A higher SEER rating means greater energy efficiency.

At Link Service Heating & Cooling, we provide all the services you need to keep your AC running in top-notch shape. Call us at 814-472-9141 for repairs, maintenance, or new-system installation.

Air Conditioner Maintenance in Ebensburg, PA 15931

“Jim was very knowledgeable and thorough in the inspection/maintenance service”
- Matthew Q.

Air Conditioner Repair in Johnstown, PA 15905

“Expert quality experience with Jim. Upfront, to the point and quick repair. Always send Jim.”

- Don S.

Air Conditioner Installation in Carrolltown, PA 15722

“Unbelievable attention to detail, respectful, professional and polite. Would recommend without reservation!”

- Cinta P.

Air Conditioner Maintenance in Ebensburg, PA 15931

“Jim N. showed up on time and was polite. He suggested some ways I could save money and gave me several options. He also worked quickly and did a good job.”

- Christopher O.

Air Conditioner Repair in Hollidaysburg, PA 16648

“Our AC was not functioning properly on Friday evening. Jason showed up was prompt and very professional, diagnosed and explained the problem clearly although it was well into the evening he did not rush to be done! did a great job at a fair price! Highly recommend him!”

- Brian H.

Air Conditioner Maintenance in Altoona, PA 03561

“Jason was professional, thorough, and took the time to explain everything he did. The call included a system inspection and surge protector installation. I’d be happy to have him back again for any future service.”

- Curt C.

Air Conditioner Repair in Loretto, PA 15940

“Jason was very courteous and listened to everything I told him about our unit and the issues with the thermostat. He took his time and checked everything out and answered all the questions/concerns I had with things.”

- Dawn M.

Need Air Conditioner Service?

Contact the experts at Link Service Heating & Cooling.

Call us at 814-472-9141!