Understanding the Basics of Your HVAC System

Do you understand the basics of how your HVAC system works? As a homeowner, it may benefit you to have this knowledge in order to better communicate with your HVAC contractor or technician, and also keep on top of your HVAC upkeep and climate control within your house. There are several main components to the HVAC system in your home.  If your house is always too hot or too cold,…

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Should I Get An HVAC Inspection Before Buying A New Home?

You’ve finally found the perfect place. You’ve put in an offer, and you’re ready for the next steps. You’ll definitely be having a home inspection take place where you’ll have the entire house examined from head-to-toe. The inspector will probably take a look at the HVAC system, too. However, your realtor may also suggest a separate HVAC inspection be done as well. Why? Because the home inspector will likely check…

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HVAC Cost Saving Tips for This Summer

The weather in Raleigh, NC and the surrounding Triangle area can be unpredictable. It might near 80º when it’s still technically winter, then the next week is followed by an ice storm. But there is one thing that stays consistent – the summers are HOT. And your HVAC system will be operating at peak performance for several months. There are a few things that you can do before, during, and…

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Why Is Ventilation Important in an HVAC System?

As it comes to HVAC services, many homeowners put emphasis on the Heating and Air Conditioning elements. But what about that “V”? The “V” in HVAC stands for ventilation, and it is a critical component to the functionality and the air quality in your home.   Why Is Ventilation Important? The ventilation of your HVAC system circulates and purifies the air. It controls air quality by determining moisture level, preventing…

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Why Do I Need Preventative HVAC Maintenance?

Most HVAC providers in Raleigh and other areas will push for preventative maintenance. You may this is a gimmick just to make more money. You may even think, “whatever, I’ll just call when there’s an actual problem.” The fact is, preventative maintenance can actually prevent costly problems from happening in the first place. These services are generally promoted in between the seasons with the most extreme temperatures, when your system…

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Money-Saving Tips for HVAC Systems in Raleigh Homes

When you research HVAC tips for saving more money, the first thing you’ll see from many HVAC sites is the advice to invest in a new, more efficient system. While they do have a point that you can accumulate more savings in the long-run, the reality for many is that a few thousand dollars aren’t just lying around to replace the units unless it’s absolutely necessary. You wouldn’t be researching…

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Finding the Best HVAC Contractor for your Raleigh Home

A properly functioning HVAC system is crucial for the comfort of a North Carolina home, with weather facing extreme ups and downs – sometimes in the same week, or even the same day! A home’s heating and cooling system is complex and requires the maintenance of a qualified service provider to ensure the proper safety precautions are met when dealing with electricity, oil and natural gas, not to mention toxic…

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