Leaking Air Conditioner? Call SERVPRO®!
Summer is just around the corner and the familiar sound of humming air conditioners have already permeated the Georgia air. Everyone loves air conditioning, especially during these hot summer months, but there can be a major downside to these life-saving devices: they can leak. At SERVPRO®, we get a lot a calls each summer from customers who are dealing with water damage caused by their air conditioning units. If you start to see puddling near your air conditioner, don’t worry—SERVPRO® is, “Here to help.®”
Identify the Signs
When your air conditioner unit begins to leak, it’s crucial to address the problem promptly to prevent secondary damage to you home. Sometimes it is not obvious when your AC unit is leaking, here are some tell-tale signs that can help you identify those pesky leaks:
- Formation of frost/ice on the unit
- Puddles around the unit
- Water stains nearby the unit
- Musty odors
Why Your AC is Leaking
There are five common reasons why your air conditioner is leaking.
- Frozen coils
- Loose drain pans
- Broken air handlers
- Drain pipe clogs
- Broken seals
If you, like many Georgians, are experiencing an air conditioner leak, don’t wait – call SERVPRO® of Columbia County a call at 706-868-5441. Our team can be at your home the same day to help you get your home back to preloss condition.