Jul 19 , 2023 Comment

Your thermostat setting plays a significant role in the overall performance and efficiency of your HVAC system. One particular setting that often confuses homeowners is the fan setting, which on most models can be set to either "AUTO" or "ON." Smart thermostats have more options, which we will explain more below. In this blog post, we will explore the advantages of leaving your thermostat fan setting to "AUTO" and why…

Jun 26 , 2023 Comment

As a homeowner, ensuring the comfort and well-being of your family is a top priority. One crucial aspect of maintaining a comfortable home environment is the HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning) system. Over time, HVAC systems experience wear and tear, leading to decreased efficiency and potential malfunctions. Knowing when to replace your HVAC system is essential to avoid unnecessary discomfort, high energy bills, and costly repairs. In this blog,…

Woman suffering without an air conditioning. Upset sad woman sweating and suffering from a heat stroke while using an electric fan
Jun 5 , 2023 Comment

As the summer heat intensifies, air conditioning becomes a lifeline for comfort and relief. However, like any mechanical system, air conditioners can encounter issues, often when they're needed the most. In this blog post, we'll explore some of the common air conditioning problems that homeowners face during the summer months. Understanding these issues, their causes, and possible solutions will help you stay cool and prevent potential breakdowns.   Insufficient Cooling…

May 11 , 2023 Comment

When it comes to heating and cooling systems, there are many components you may see on your quote. If HVAC lingo is like a totally new language for you, we’re here to explain two very common, core components you may see on your estimate for a replacement or repair: the air handler and furnace. Most people know what a furnace is, but don’t understand how it is separate from the…

Man Adjusting Digital Central Heating Thermostat At Home
May 1 , 2023 Comment

As a homeowner, you rely on your heating and cooling system to keep your home comfortable year-round. However, like any appliance, your HVAC system will eventually reach the end of its lifespan and require replacement. When this time comes, you may be wondering if you should replace your furnace and air conditioner at the same time. In this blog, we’ll explore the benefits of doing so and help you determine…

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Apr 20 , 2023 Comment

As we approach Summer, many homeowners are looking for ways to improve the comfort and efficiency of their homes before the super hot North Carolina temperatures are in full swing. One way to achieve this is by upgrading your HVAC system to a more energy-efficient model. In this blog post, we'll discuss the benefits of upgrading your HVAC system and provide recommendations on models that also qualify for federal tax…

Apr 13 , 2023 Comment

As homeowners, we all know that the cost of heating and cooling our homes can be a significant expense. That's why it's important to stay informed about the latest government policies that can impact the affordability of HVAC systems. One such policy is the Inflation Reduction Act, which offers rebates to homeowners for qualifying systems.Continue reading Inflation Reduction Act for HVAC: What You Need to Know

Woman Adjusting Digital Central Heating Thermostat Using Smart Watch At Home
Apr 3 , 2023 Comment

Summer is just around the corner, which means it's time to start thinking about your air conditioning system. It's important to prepare your AC system for the hot months ahead, so that you can stay comfortable and avoid any unexpected breakdowns. Here are some tips for homeowners to prepare their AC for summer:Continue reading Get Your AC System Ready For Summertime Heat

Mar 21 , 2023 Comment

Refrigerant leaks in HVAC systems are a common issue that can cause significant problems if left unaddressed. Refrigerants are used in air conditioning and refrigeration systems to absorb and release heat, but when they leak out of the system, they can cause a range of issues that affect both the performance and safety of the system.Continue reading Cause and Effect of Refrigerant Leaks in your HVAC System

Mar 14 , 2023 Comment

Spring is a beautiful time of year, but for allergy sufferers, it can be a nightmare. Pollen, dust, and other airborne allergens can trigger sneezing, coughing, and itchy eyes. But did you know that your HVAC system can help to alleviate allergy symptoms by filtering out these allergens? In this blog post, we'll explain how HVAC systems work to improve indoor air quality and provide tips on how to keep…