Common Air Conditioning Issues and How To Avoid Them

Most Australian homes take advantage of an air conditioning unit, whether it’s to keep us warm in the winter or cool down the hot summer days. With the unpredictable nature of Melbourne’s weather, your air conditioner must be working correctly at all times. With the proper care and consistent maintenance, your aircon will always be
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Is Carbon Monoxide Dangerous?

When it comes to dangers in our home, one of the few things we think about is carbon monoxide. We focus on falling hazards, electricity issues, fire and flooding. But when was the last time you considered your heating and furnace? When was the last time you considered whether or not it is leaking a
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4 Reasons Why Your Wine Cooler Isn’t Cooling

If you are a true wine aficionado, then you probably have a wine fridge or a wine cooler at home. This is a refrigerator designed specifically for storing wines. It keeps them fresh, and preserves their flavours for extended periods of time. It also allows you to truly flaunt your wine collection in style. But
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COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 (coronavirus) has caused disruption and fear across the world. John’s Refrigeration and Air Conditioning would like to reassure our customers that we are open for business and are here to support you during these times. All our team members have implemented additional, precautionary, measures that follow advice from the Australian Government. We are implementing
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Welcome to the New John’s Refrigeration Shop!

John’s Refrigeration and Air Conditioning is excited to announce the opening of our new store. We have a great range of products available from air conditioner units to control systems, to vital replacement parts for your system. Join us today as we explain some of the exciting products we have available now! Avanti Air Conditioner
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Do I Need Emergency Air Conditioner Repairs?

Air conditioner emergencies can be stressful. They interrupt your daily schedule, cause you inconvenience and overall discomfort. In extreme cases, a lack of air conditioning in Australia’s extreme summers can cause issues for the young and the elderly. This includes dangerous issues such as respiratory concerns and heatstroke. In emergency situations you want someone to
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How Cold Should My Fridge Be?

There’s no hard and fast rule that answers the question “is your fridge cold enough” because it depends on the purpose of your refrigerator. Items like fresh fruit and vegetables can be stored at a warmer temperature, while dairy and frozen food needs to be kept colder. In this blog, we will focus on a
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Fear the Freeze – Frozen Air Conditioner Repairs

Because we know air conditioners cool down the air, many people ignore frozen indoor components of their air conditioner. However, a frozen air conditioner should definitely be a cause for alarm. If you’re already checking your air conditioner it’s probably because you’ve noticed performance issues. If there are frozen components, that should be your first
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Got the Sniffles? Avoid Allergies with AC Cleaning

Spring and Summer are the peak allergy seasons, causing havoc for those with hay fever and other allergies. Children, especially, are the most susceptible to allergens. Around 40% of children suffering from some kind of airborne allergy or hay fever. Most people will seek refuge in their homes during allergy season. But what happens if
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Looking to the Future – The Rising Cost of Air-Conditioning and the Need for Innovation

It is almost a rite of passage, in Australia, to sit by an open door, waiting for the late afternoon breeze. Rising power bills, brown outs, blackouts, and network reliability issues mean more Australians are reconsidering buying an air-conditioning system. In fact, a quarter of Australian households don’t have a single air conditioning unit. And it
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What is an Air Conditioner Anyway?

It’s comforting knowing that you have a reliable air conditioner in your home. On a hot day you can feel assured that your air conditioner can keep you cool and relaxed. How much do you exactly know about your air conditioner? To ensure its reliability, it would be advisable to know how it works. You
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Carbon Monoxide: The Silent Killer

Fire and smoke detection in our homes is, of course, a common safety concern. But there is another silent killer that can lurk in our homes that most people are unaware of: Carbon Monoxide – or CO. What is Carbon Monoxide? Carbon monoxide (CO) is a poisonous, colourless, odourless, and tasteless gas. Although it has
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What You Should Know About Air Conditioning Installations!

We have extensive experience installing air conditioners in Melbourne and its surrounding suburbs. From residential homes and high rise apartments to commercial offices and shops. A split system air conditioner’s maximum efficiency and long term reliability are directly linked with the quality of the installation. As you will see with some of our examples, installations
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Out of Sight/Out of Mind?

Everyone has a air conditioner in there home or office. but the only time they look for the control or thermostat is when there home is HOT. Then when they turn it on, some people find it does not work well or not at all. Every September or October home owners or occupiers should check
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Pre-Summer Special!

Air Conditioning or Evaporative Cooling unit Service @ $120.00  (subject site location). All work is done to manufacturers’ specifications. Don’t lose your 5 Year Warranty! (For the months of October – November, 2015)  

We Are Now Authorised Agents!

John’s Refair is excited to announce that we are now authorised agents of Evoheat Industries! Evoheat Industries and John’s Refair supply pool and spa heaters, and dehumidifier systems! Contact us today if you want to experience what a real indoor pool should feel like!