Bay Breeze Heating & Cooling is your #1 HVAC contractor in Annapolis, MD 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 Bay Breeze Heating & Cooling 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.
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 Bay Breeze Heating & Cooling, we provide all the services you need to keep your AC running in top-notch shape. Call us at 410-798-6933 for repairs, maintenance, or new-system installation.
Air Conditioner Repair in Annapolis, MD 21409
Air Conditioner Repair in Fort Washington, MD 20744
“Justin was on time, courteous and very competent (based on his two visits). First visit was to diagnose. Second visit was to install back ordered A/C air blower.
Have been using Bay Breeze for near 25 years. Their tech quality is very consistent and prices are fair (not the cheapest but not the most expensive). In my opinion, Bay Breeze has a great balance between cost of service and quality of service.
Giving Bay Breeze/Justin my highest recommendation.”
– Kevin H.
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“Great job they were quick and efficient”
– Allen K.
Air Conditioner Repair in Crofton, MD 21114
“We managed to get an appt the same week for no AC. Tech has the part and got us up and running during his visit. So grateful.”
– Susan H.
Air Conditioner Repair in Chester, MD 21619
“Justin is the man! Very satisfied with the service. Highly recommend.”
– Mark S.
Air Conditioner Maintenance in Annapolis, MD 21403
“Received several reminders as the appointment drew near. Justin was, as always, friendly and professional. I asked about a service plan. He was fully prepared with information and a means to purchase it on the premises.”
– Carolyn C.
Air Conditioner Maintenance in Annapolis, MD 21403
“Your technician was prompt and professional. He explained everything he did for my spring check up.”
– Marlene S.
Air Conditioner Repair in Stevensville, MD 21666
“Great Response ..excellent technician.”
– earl C.
Air Conditioner Repair in Annapolis, MD 21403
“Excellent customer service. Kevin was the best. I’m so happy. Thank you”
– Katie M.
Air Conditioner Maintenance in Annapolis, MD 21401
“Every interaction with your employees is great.”
– Evan M.
Bay Breeze Heating & Cooling proudly provides HVAC service to Annapolis, Crofton, Gambrills, Arnold, Severna Park, Millersville, Stevensville, Bowie and the surrounding Maryland communities. Visit our service area page for more coverage details, call us at 410-798-6933, or request service online today.