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Tag: Chlorofluorocarbon

12
Jun

Freon

Simply put, freon is used to cool warm air. Freon itself is a chlorofluorocarbon (CFC) and because of this it is being phased out of use in air conditioners. It cools the air through the HVAC unit’s compressor and system of coil by compressing R-22 gas until it is hot; at which point it moves through coils to cool it

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8
May

How to Tell if Your A/C Unit Has a Freon Leak

If you are experiencing problems with your air conditioning system, it’s possible that you have a refrigerant leak, or freon leak. It important to address this problem as soon as it occurs because leaking freon can be dangerous and hazardous to your home and your health. What is Freon? Freon is a colorless gas, normally a chlorofluorocarbon (CFC). Your HVAC

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