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What type of problem are you having?
What type of Air Conditioner Problem are you having?

This can be Caused by your Thermostat:

Solution:

  • Make sure your thermostat is turned On
  • Set 3 degrees below room temperature
  • Turn Cool, not fan or heat

If the thermostat screen is blank, then the battery is dead. Replace the battery.

Did that solve your problem?

Your Air Filter May be Dirty.

Check yours and change if visibly dirty

Did that solve your problem?
Is your outdoor unit running?

Your AC’s circuit breaker may have been tripped:

Here’s what to do:

  • Find your breaker box and look for the circuit labeled “air conditioner”
  • Try flipping that circuit to “off” and then “on”
  • Give your air conditioner a couple minutes and see if it comes on now
Did that solve your problem?
Is there air coming out of your vents?
Is there Ice on your Outdoor Unit?
Is there air coming out of your vents?
Is there Ice on your Outdoor Unit?

Awesome!!

Glad we were able to help you solve your problem. We’ll be here if you need us again.

Sounds like you need expert care.

Please turn off your system and get professional help.

Schedule your repair appointment
What type of heating problem are you having?
What type of heater do you have?

This can be Caused by your Thermostat:

Solution:

  • Make sure your thermostat is turned On
  • Set 3 degrees below room temperature
  • Turn Cool, not fan or heat

If the thermostat screen is blank, then the battery is dead. Replace the battery.

Did that solve your problem?

This can be Caused by your Thermostat:

Solution:

  • Make sure your thermostat is turned On
  • Set 3 degrees below room temperature
  • Turn Cool, not fan or heat

If the thermostat screen is blank, then the battery is dead. Replace the battery.

Did that solve your problem?
What best describes your heating problem?

Make sure power is getting to the furnace

Try this:

  • Check your home’s electrical panel. Flip the furnace’s circuit to “off” and then “on” again.
  • Look for a switch (like a light switch) near your furnace and make sure it is set to "on".
Did that solve your problem?
Is your outdoor unit running?
Is there ice on your outdoor unit?

Your heat pump’s circuit breaker may have been tripped.

Here’s what to do:

  • Find your breaker box and look for the circuit labeled “heat pump” or “air conditioner”.
  • Try flipping that circuit to “off” and then “on”.
  • Give your heat pump a couple minutes and see if it comes on now.

Note: If your heat pump is regularly tripping your circuit breaker, contact us immediately as there is a larger problem.

Did that solve your problem?
Is there ice on your outdoor unit?
Is the noise coming from the outside or inside unit?
What type of heater do you have?

Is there steam coming from the unit, as well?

Here’s what to do:

This is your heat pump's normal defrost mode.

What type of smell?
Did you just turn your heater on for the first time this winter?

This is likely normal.

The smell should go away in a few minutes.

Contact us if the smell persists.

Turn off your furnace now!

There could be a dangerous gas leak in your home. Turn off your furnace immediately and contact a heating repair person.

You need your regular maintenance

This is usually caused by a dirty coil and/or lack of regular maintenance on your heater.

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Our Customer Testimonials

  • I called the emergency service at 2:30am with no heat. The tech had great response time and came out to fix my heat for me. He did a great job.
    Joe
  • The tech was very helpful and enthusiastic while performing my preventative maintenance.
    Bill
  • The tech did a wonderful job with my preventative maintenance. I will be sending more business to Albany Mechanical going forward.
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  • The tech was very thorough and professional. He actually took the time to make sure I understood how things worked.
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  • I had never used Albany Mechanical before. Their tech went out of his way to get a part for my heating system for less money. I really appreciate them getting to my house same day I called and especially the tech's hard work. Albany Mechanical gained a new customer.
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  • Albany Mechanical Installed a new Air Conditioning system into my existing house. The install was neat and professional, the system works great and the price was the best that we found in the area. Thank you
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  • I always have a pleasant experience with the service techs that come to my home for my furnace cleanings. I like that they take the time to explain how things work to me seeing as how I'm not too savvy on how my heating equipment works.
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  • My wife and I hired Albany Mechanical to replace our furnace for us last winter. They got the job done quickly and the guys were very professional. We would definitely recommend.
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About Us

Albany Mechanical Services Inc. is an HVAC contractor in Albany, New York, with more than 30 years of experience in HVAC services. We offer full-service mechanical construction and maintenance for residential and commercial customers, and employ knowledgeable employees to handle all jobs. Our company is committed to providing customers with the latest in technology, quality workmanship, and the ultimate in customer service and support, all at a reasonable price.

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Our Service Areas

  • Albany
  • Delmar
  • Saratoga
  • Slingerlands
  • Clifton Park
  • Glenmont
  • Ballston Spa
  • Niskayuna
  • Glens Falls
  • Wilton
  • Mechanicville
  • Cohoes
  • Rexford
  • Watervliet
  • Rotterdam
  • Troy
  • Schenectady
  • Rensselaer

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