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What You Need to Know About the EPA HCFC-22 (R-22) Phaseout

What You Need to Know About the EPA HCFC-22 (R-22/Freon®) Phaseout

The most common type of refrigerant used in air conditioning and refrigeration equipment is HCFC-22 (or R-22). If your air conditioner or heat pump was manufactured before 2010, it most likely uses R-22 refrigerant. (You can find out what type of refrigerant your air conditioner or heat pump uses by checking out the nameplate on

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Does My Air Conditioner Need More Refrigerant?

Why Does My Air Conditioner Need More Refrigerant?

With summer in full swing, many homeowners are wondering whether or not they need to recharge or refill their refrigerant. We are often asked, “Why does my AC need more refrigerant?” and the answer is simple—there is a leak somewhere in the refrigerant line. If you are low on refrigerant, make sure your technician finds

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