Reliable AC Service in Hamilton, ON

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When and why should you schedule an AC service? Hamilton residents ask us these questions all the time.

To start, regular maintenance improves your AC system’s lifespan. Your AC system needs a service once or twice a year. 

With a comprehensive maintenance plan, Shipton’s Heating & Cooling Ltd helps you head off the worst AC problems. Schedule a service with us once or twice a year to keep the cool air flowing and increase your air conditioner’s lifespan. 

Our expert team offers comprehensive installation, repair, and maintenance services. 

AC Service and Maintenance in Hamilton, ON

Most people don’t give their HVAC system a second thought. As long as it works, they forget it’s there. This outlook is understandable because everyone leads busy lives. 

The AC unit carries on working, despite this neglect. However, with each passing month, it becomes a little less efficient, draws more power, and begins to wear out. Finally, something goes wrong, and you need an urgent air conditioner repair. 

The Shipton’s Heating & Cooling Ltd team believes you deserve better. Our team happily offers comprehensive AC service and tune-ups. Hamilton residents take advantage of our affordable, proactive maintenance service to: 

Having professionals check your AC once or twice a year is one of the best ways to maximize your return on investment. 

Technician performing an ac service on an outdoors unit
Man performing an ac service on an outdoors unit

Your Air Conditioning Service

A little TLC keeps the system in top working condition. How often you perform preventative maintenance depends on how hard your AC works. If you live in a dusty area or the system runs continually, you must clean it more often. 

Our AC service in Hamilton consists of several steps that our technicians work through carefully. If your unit has an issue, our painstakingly thorough process will bring it to light. Our technicians evaluate the entire system, flush it out, and assess its condition. 

The technicians will: 

  • Tighten electrical connections: The vibrations in the unit can cause wires to work loose. We tighten them up to ensure that all the links are secure.

  • Lubricate parts: Poor lubrication is a reason that many units break down. Without proper oiling, the friction between the parts also increases wear and tear. 

  • Drain the condensate line: Clogs in this line lead to inefficiency in the entire HVAC system. The standing water can also be a prime spot for mold to develop. 

  • Straighten the coil fins: The fins that make up the coils are relatively easy to damage. If debris hits them at the wrong angle, they can easily bend the coils. Straightening them is essential in managing the airflow properly. 

  • Examine the controls: Checking the controls is the last part of the system check. 

Optimizing Air Quality

You may also request that we change the air filter for you. However, this task is something that you need to learn how to do as you should replace it every three to six months. Changing out the filter is essential to your system’s efficiency and maintaining indoor air quality. 

If anyone in the family has allergies or asthma, it’s especially vital to stay on top of filter changes. 

When checking the filter, it’s also wise to clean up the outside of the AC. Remove any leaves or other debris to ensure they don’t work their way into the machinery. Also, ensure that the shrubs nearby are tidy and don’t scratch the casing.

Woman changing filter ac service
Contractor showing work details of an ac service

Call Us When You Need Assistance

Whether you need repairs, replacement, or an AC service, Hamilton residents are just a click or call away from assistance. Our service area encompasses the area from Toronto to Niagara, so contact us if you’re within that radius.

Call us whenever you need us. We have someone available 24/7 to help. 

With Shipton’s Heating & Cooling Ltd, you can always expect the following. 

Your air conditioner might go down at the most inopportune moment. Whether it’s three in the evening or three in the morning, we’re here for you. Our team carries commonly needed spare parts to effect repair as quickly as possible. 

Our team consists of highly skilled technicians who respect our clients. We’ll always treat you as the honored client you are, and provide friendly, professional service.

An outdated cooling system won’t keep up with changing temperatures, as well as more energy-efficient newer models.

We value each relationship we develop with our clients. For us, the potential to make quick money pales in comparison to cultivating mutual respect and trust. 

We source most of our clients from word-of-mouth recommendations. We don’t do anything dishonest to jeopardize our track record. For this reason, you can always expect an honest appraisal of the work we wish to do, with no hidden fees.

Conversely, if your AC problem needs a replacement vs. a repair, we’ll let you know. We always look out for your best interests, including what will save you the most money in the long run. 

Whether you need a one-time service or a complete maintenance package, we make things affordable for you. Speak to our sales team about the best options for your home or business. 

We stand behind our work for your peace of mind. We will be back to sort it out if our fix doesn’t work. 

With decades of experience in the industry, we’ve yet to find an HVAC system that can beat us. Our team works with all makes and models, and can get them functioning very well again.

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