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Residential Heating and Air Conditioning Services
Kaiser Air Conditioning specializes in home efficiency and home comfort systems. Our technicians provide quality service, repair, or installation of air conditioners, heat pumps, mini-splits, boilers, furnaces, humidifiers, dehumidifiers, and air cleaners.
Home energy audit services are available to provide practical green solutions including solar, geothermal, and insulation services. Our qualified residential HVAC technicians provide timely repair services, air conditioning and heating system retrofits, or custom-designed solutions for new homes construction. For world-class home AC and heater repair, we can’t be beat.
As a Lennox Premier Dealer, Kaiser AC is able to offer competitive pricing and additional value to our customers. Contact our sales staff to learn more about the wide range of HVAC system brands, accessories, and interior air quality (IAQ) products available.
We service all makes and models of air conditioners, heat pumps, boilers, furnaces, and indoor air quality equipment. Kaiser AC also offers comprehensive and cost-effective service plans to ensure your HVAC systems maintain optimum operating efficiency and overall longevity.
Commercial Heating and Air Conditioning Services
Kaiser AC’s commercial division specializes in quality commercial HVAC systems installation, maintenance, and building automation systems. Our qualified team provides solutions for energy audits, air conditioners, heat pumps, chillers, boilers, cooling towers, VAV systems, ventilation systems, duct systems, economizers, humidifiers, dehumidifiers, and air cleaners. As a full-service sheet metal products manufacturer, Kaiser AC is able to reduce typical outsourced materials costs while maintaining additional levels of quality control and customization ability.
Our technicians also service and repair most makes and models of light-duty commercial HVAC systems. Heavy-duty commercial HVAC systems service is available for Carrier, York, Trane, Lennox, and Rheem. Our team will figure out the best way to repair your AC, heater, or other air quality equipment and provide you with a reasonable estimate. A Kaiser AC manager is assigned to each job assignment, which means our customers always get the personalized troubleshooting service they deserve.
HVAC equipment can experience a wide range of issues that prevent it from operating like it should. In some cases, the problem can be traced back to incorrect installation, leading to duct leaks and related hassles. Low refrigerant levels—often due to an undetected leak—will prevent the equipment from cooling the room properly. Dirty filters may result in compressor damage. Long-term usage often causes wire corrosion. No matter what the issue may be, our team will find the cause and perform all necessary repairs.
Cost Saving Maintenance Plans
Kaiser Air Conditioning provides cost-saving maintenance programs for our customers’ residential and commercial air conditioning (AC) and furnace service needs. By purchasing a HVAC maintenance plan, you will be enrolled in Kaiser AC’s Premier Customer program and will receive additional savings and expedited service.
In business since 1980, Kaiser AC serves Ventura County, California, in addition to surrounding areas from Malibu to Santa Barbara. Contact us when you need first-rate heater or air conditioning repair and installation services.
Air Conditioning Repair
Get your AC back working the way it should to cool your home again.
Need Someone Right Away for Fast AC Repair?
- Because SLOW doesn’t cut it when your home is a sauna.
Kaiser Air Conditioning is Ready to Help
- Because you want FRIENDLY service, HONEST professionals, and TRANSPARENT pricing.
Eliminating the Stress from Emergency AC Repairs
Your home is hot. That’s enough stress for anyone, which is why we’ve come up with a way to eliminate the anxiety you feel from having to get your AC repaired.
From the always-on-call friendly service to the fast, responsive technicians who arrive at your door with a smile and all the necessary tools to fix your problem fast, we’ve honed the hassle-free AC repair process to a fine art.
Contact us online or call us to get your AC working again so you can get back to your life.
Tell us about what’s going on with your AC and we’ll help you get the repair you need.
7 DIY Fixes for a Broken AC
Have you tried these simple hacks for an AC that’s not working? One of them might be just the quick trick you need to get the cool air flowing again.
- Change the filter:
If your AC unit is tucked away in a closet somewhere in your home, it’s easy to forget there’s a filter in there that needs replacing. Take a quick peek and you may be surprised to discover that thing is ripe for a switchout. How to tell? If it looks dirty, it is dirty. Get a fresh one and let your unit breathe again.
- Check the settings on your thermostat:
You never know — the settings may have changed. Thanks to carelessness, AC wars or an absent-minded moment, somehow your thermostat got set to OFF or HEAT. Check it make sure all systems are “go” for COOL. Set the temperature to be several degrees cooler than the current room temperature.
It’s one of the easiest fixes for a “broken AC” for a problem that happens all the time!
- Peek inside the electrical panel of your home:
If you live in a newer home, this will be easy. Checking the circuit breaker of your AC unit might be a simple matter of opening the gray door that’s right next to your thermostat. Look inside and if the switch that’s labeled “AC” is tripped, flip it off and then back on. How to know it’s tripped? It will stick out like a sore thumb because the switch is opposite from all the others.
Sometimes this gets things rolling again but if the breaker trips again, there’s some other issue going on (like a short in the system!). If that’s the case, you’ve moved beyond DIY solutions and it’s time to call in a professional.
- The compressor got turned off:
Typically, there’s a gray metal box mounted near your compressor. That’s the 240-volt disconnect mechanism. For whatever reason, sometimes people shut theirs off and it needs to be turned back on.
- The outdoor compressor needs attention:
If your condenser unit is located outdoors, the problem could be caused by the elements of nature. Make sure there’s no overgrown vegetation blocking the unit and restricting the flow of air.
There’s also fan inside the unit. If you’re handy and confident in your abilities to be very careful not to mess up the electrical wires, you can remove the unit’s cover and clean the blades of that fan. If you’d rather have a professional do it, that’s understandable. Most people do!
Still Not Working? We’re on Our Way…
If you’re lucky, your AC problem is a quick fix away from being solved. If not, we’re here to help.
How to Know When your AC is About to Fail
Do you know the signs of an ailing A/C system?
Sometimes you can prevent a total AC breakdown if you know what to look for.
- Small puddles appear near your unit. Moisture near your unit is not a good thing. It could be a maintenance issue or it could mean there’s a leak. If you’ve gone through the DIY checklist above and you’re still seeing moisture or puddles, get it checked out. It could be some really toxic stuff. It could be a refrigerant leak, which is no fun. It’s bad for your unit, bad for your family and your pets, and bad for the environment.
- The air just doesn’t seem that refreshing anymore. Sometimes, AC units keep working but they’re not performing well. There could be any number of reasons for this but if you feel you’re not getting optimal performance — instant, cool air that puts a refreshing chill in the air— there could be a complete breakdown on the horizon. Maybe it’s electronic control board or maybe it’s something else. Either way, get it checked out before you lose cooling power altogether.
- It smells weird when you run your AC. You may have a filter problem but strange smells can also result from an electrical component that’s about to overheat (or is already doing so!). That’s a safety issue that you should address right away.
- Your AC sounds like an old steam engine. If cooling your home also means putting up with a series of strange noises, look into it. It could be the motor on your fan or it could be a loose belt. These and any other behind-the-scenes problems need immediate attention.
Knowing the signs of a problem and fixing them before your unit breaks can save you a bundle. Kaiser has cost-saving maintenance programs for every type of system, residential or commercial.*
Tell us about what’s going on with your AC and we’ll help you get the repair you need.
Since 1980, Kaiser Air Conditioning has been helping Ventura County homeowners stay cool. We also serve Malibu and Santa Barbara and provide HVAC services, maintenance plans, repairs, and installation (furnaces too) so you can enjoy your home or business all year ‘round in complete comfort, no matter what the weather outside is doing.
*We serve & repair practically every brand, whether it’s residential, light-duty commercial, or heavy-duty commercial. Carrier, York, Trane, Lennox, and Rheem included. We are a Lennox Premier Dealer and we can help you with your home energy audit, too.