Trouth Air Conditioning & Sheet Metal is your #1 HVAC contractor in Sulphur, LA 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 Trouth Air Conditioning & Sheet Metal 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.
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.
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 Trouth Air Conditioning & Sheet Metal, we provide all the services you need to keep your AC running in top-notch shape. Call us at 337-527-8683 for repairs, maintenance, or new-system installation.
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“Great experience with Cameron”
Air Conditioner Repair in Sulphur, LA 70663
“We were experiencing issues with our outside condenser. Called and explained that to the service team. They scheduled us as quickly as possible. I got a call from service team saying that someone was scheduled and gave me a time frame for repairs. Shortly afterwards I got called by service technician advising me that they were on their way to my house. He showed up and quickly troubleshot the situation. Replaced the warranty part and tested the system and was able to fix the problem very quickly and promptly. Technician was friendly but professional with me. Extremely knowledgeable and helpful in explaining exactly what he did. I’m grateful for the help from Trouth and will continue to call on them for my HVAC needs”
Air Conditioner Maintenance in Lake Charles, LA 70607
“Employee was very friendly and did a good job on my a/c units.
That is why I stick with Trouth A/C”
Air Conditioner Maintenance in Sulphur, LA 70665
“Excellent workmanship with attention to detail. Excellent report.”
Air Conditioner Maintenance in Vinton, LA 70668
“The service tech knew his job and explained the situation I had with my machine”
Air Conditioner Repair in Sulphur, LA 70663
“Technician was very nice and professional. Pricing was fair and lower than other competitive quotes.”
Air Conditioner Repair in Iowa, LA 70647
“Contacted the office on Saturday afternoon and had the on-call tech calling me back a few minutes later. After a few minutes on the phone with Zach we were pretty confident as to what the problem was. It took Zach longer to drive to my house than it was to diagnose the problem, change the part and complete all the paperwork. Very professional and respectful. Thank you for treating us like family.”
Air Conditioner Replacement in Sulphur, LA 70665
“On time, were very polite and knowledgeable.”
Air Conditioner Maintenance in Sulphur, LA 70663
“Your employees were very efficient and cordial.”
Need Air Conditioner Service?
Contact the experts at Trouth Air Conditioning & Sheet Metal.
Call us at 337-527-8683!