So you come home wanting to relax after a long day, only to find out that water is all over your floor because your air conditioner has been leaking water for some reason!
Immediately your mind starts racing about AC repair costs and the frustration of being hot, uncomfortable, and possibly out a few hundred bucks.
Just calm down and take a breath. We are here to tell you that it may not be quite as bad as it seems. Several things can cause an AC unit to leak water, some of which do not require significant repairs and may have simple solutions.
If you find yourself dealing with a troublesome air conditioning leak, check out some of these possible causes before calling in a professional.
All AC units contain an evaporator coil within the indoor unit, which cools the warm air blowing over it and creates condensation. As the moisture builds up, it drips down into the drain pan and then down a condensation drain line.
Now that you have an idea of where the moisture is most likely coming from let’s talk about a few things that could cause leaks.
Now that you have a few signs to look for go through the motions and try to determine the source of your HVAC leak.
If you can repair it yourself, well then, your welcome! If not, feel free to give Madd Air Heating & Cooling a call! We can get your AC unit back on its feet in no time.