Contact Virtual Service Schedule
1service
2details
3customer
4returning
5schedule
  • We Do Things Right The First Time

What to Do When You Notice Foul Odors Coming From Your Air Conditioner

Google Rating
4.9
Based on 345 reviews

Air Conditioner Repairs Orem UTAir conditioning isn’t just a nice thing to have; it’s a necessity, especially during the warmer months of the year. On a warm summer’s day, have you ever switched on your air conditioner only to find that it cooled your home down, but that the air coming out of your vents smelled bad? At Western Heating & Air, not only can we help you fix this problem, but we’re also here to help you understand why it’s happening.

Why Does it Smell Bad?

Your air conditioner may be emitting foul smells for one of three reasons. These include the following:

Your air conditioning unit is too large – If your air conditioning unit is too large for your home, it won’t be able to complete the “latent cooling” process properly. This can result in your unit producing a musty or moldy smell.
The water drain is clogged – Over time, your system’s water drain can become blocked by dirt, grime, and other particles that could make your home smell bad.
Your unit isn’t being used properly – This occurs frequently when homeowners consistently run their system on low without turning on the fan mode to allow accumulated moisture to be released.

However, your air conditioner may produce a bad smell for a variety of other reasons. For example, displeasing odors can be caused by water seeping into your home’s duct system or a small, dead animal blocking your system’s vents. Due to this, whenever you notice that you have a problem, it’s important to call a professional who can accurately diagnose the cause of the smell and provide solutions

Give Us a Call

For Orem AC repair, we’re here to help you with all of your air conditioning-related problems, including bad smells coming from your system. Call us here at Western Heating & Air; you may reach us at 385-312-9472.

» «
Grateful To Our Clients Thank You Utah!
Brandon Kirk
Brandon Kirk
19:38 23 Sep 21
Easton was on time, very informative and personable. Western has never let us down with our different situations and houses we've had through the years.
Debbie Manning
Debbie Manning
23:55 22 Sep 21
Easton represented Western Heating and Air very well. He was thorough, patient, knowledgeable and answered my questions to my satisfaction. I did not feel any pressure from him to purchase new equipment.
KN Jensen
KN Jensen
16:04 17 Sep 21
They were professional, helpful, and knowledgeable. I will definitely keep using them. 💚
Schedule Now Text Us Now