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When It’s Time To Call for Emergency AC Repairs


Air Conditioning

American Vintage Home HVAC Repair technician

When it comes to summers in Chicago, an AC breakdown is more than just a minor inconvenience. In some situations, you’ll need emergency AC repairs. However, some homeowners don’t know when they should call for emergency repairs and end up putting them off when they really shouldn’t.

At American Vintage Home, we offer superior 24/7 emergency AC repair services for residents throughout Chicago. Our technicians are highly trained experts who can provide you with an accurate diagnosis and the necessary repairs to restore your home’s air conditioning fast, and with our vast experience working with older homes, we can handle any HVAC issue regardless of the age of the unit. In this blog, our experts will cover the situations and instances that warrant 24/7 emergency repairs.

For reliable emergency AC repairs, call the older home experts at American Vintage Home at (847) 999-4595!

Situations That Count as an Emergency 

Sometimes AC repairs can wait for business hours. However, there are situations that are considered an emergency. In these instances, call American Vintage Home immediately to get the service you need. 

Extreme Heat

While much of Chicago’s summers can be mild, we can still experience serious heat waves. When temperatures rise to the 90s and above, it’s unsafe to be without cooling in your home. 

Health Issues

If anyone in your home has chronic health issues that make them more susceptible to heat stroke, an AC breakdown is considered an emergency. This includes those with heart disease, poor circulation, and certain prescription drug use.

Resident Ages

Children and the elderly tend to suffer more without cooling. Pay close attention to signs of heat stroke, including confusion, weakness, dizziness, and rapid heartbeat. 

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Signs That You Need Emergency Repairs

An air conditioner breakdown isn’t the only time that you may need repairs quickly. Other issues with your unit could constitute an emergency, so it’s important to respond to them quickly. Look for warning signs that your AC needs immediate attention, including:

  • Unusual noises
  • Blowing warm air
  • Power cycling
  • Leaks near the unit
  • Indoor humidity
  • Foul odors
  • Poor airflow
  • Tripped breakers

Experiencing any of these issues? Call our experts today to receive outstanding emergency AC repair service at (847) 999-4595!

Call American Vintage Home for Emergency AC Repairs

When it comes to an AC emergency, American Vintage Home is here for you when you need us most. With our 24/7 emergency repairs, we’ll help identify even the most complex AC issues and provide reliable and long-lasting repairs so that you can get back to enjoying the cool comfort of your Chicago home. We’re the older home experts and can perform service and repairs on a variety of older systems thanks to our vast experience and expertise, and with our maintenance plans, you can reduce your future risk of breakdowns.

Don’t suffer in the heat without AC! Call American Vintage Home today for superior emergency AC repair services at (847) 999-4595 or contact us online!

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