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Spotting a Refrigerant Leak

Monday, April 5th, 2021

Heat pumps are awesome heating and cooling systems for our area. You’re probably relishing how functional these units are right now, since you’ll be swapping between heating mode and cooling mode as temperatures slowly warm up. The ability to move heat instead of create it makes things a lot easier for homeowners in the area.

However, heat pumps in Pine Bluff, AR can suffer from one problem that stands out from the types of problems furnaces face. These systems can lose refrigerant, which is a necessary component to the cooling and heating process. Without refrigerant, you’ll see a dramatic increase in your energy bills, a rise in repair needs, and the eventual breakdown of your system.

So, how about we spot a refrigerant leak before it becomes a catastrophic problem? Does that sound good to you? Follow these tips and notify our team when you think you’re a victim of this problem.

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