November 29th, 2016
With temperatures steadily dropping, you’ve hopefully already scheduled your heating maintenance appointment. If your heater seems to be working just fine, or if you’ve only recently just bought it, then you may be tempted to skip your maintenance appointment this year. However, this can be detrimental to your system, and your wallet.
It’s never too early or too late to think about scheduling heating maintenance, so long as this is done at least once a year (or twice a year if you have a heat pump). Scheduling maintenance before you actually need to use your system is best. But either way, the process is the same. Keep reading to learn what you can expect during your first heating maintenance appointment.
November 21st, 2016
As the temperatures cool, homeowners are beginning to use their heating systems more and more often. Perhaps you’re already using yours on a daily basis. If so, it is hopefully functioning at its best. However if you’ve discovered that your system is failing, and it could be time for a replacement, you’d do well to consider the ductless split system.
A ductless heating and cooling system is ideal for homes that cannot rely on traditional central air—either because they cannot have ductwork installed or because it just isn’t practical for the specific needs of the building. Here’s a breakdown of how ductless split systems work, and the advantages they offer.
November 14th, 2016
The leading concern that most homeowners have in regards to their heating system is that it won’t sufficiently warm their home. However, a problem that many people don’t consider—and yet is an issue for many—is when a heater appears to be operating as it should, however some rooms are much colder than others.
This type of uneven heating has a few possible causes. Fortunately, our expertly trained technicians have seen this problem before and can adequately repair the issue for you. While you wait for your Whittier, NC heating system repairs, check out this guide below as to what could be causing your uneven heating.
November 7th, 2016
If you’re anything like the average homeowner, chances are that you don’t concern yourself too much with the amount of biological contaminants that may be present in your indoor air. However, you probably should—since these particles can make you and your family sick.
The best way to fight off pollutants such as these is with a set of UV germicidal lights, also referred to as UV air purifiers. UV lights do serve as air purifiers in that they eliminate harmful particles from your HVAC system such as mold, mildew, and other microorganisms. Keep reading to learn some of the many benefits of UV lights.
October 31st, 2016
If the chilly nights we’ve had as of lately hasn’t been a clue, there’s no denying that winter is well on its way. As such, you’ll want to ensure that your heating system is well prepared for the increased demand you’re about to put on it. Fall is the best time to make sure that your heating system is in the best possible shape—saving you money by reducing the likelihood of problems from occurring.
Additionally, it saves you the hassle of dealing with a malfunctioning heating system in the middle of a freezing day. Keep reading for some of the many benefits of routine heating system maintenance in the fall.
October 23rd, 2016
Winter temps seem to be teasing us lately, with our nights dipping below 40 on occasion but our daytime temps still staying pretty comfortable. It’s as if Mother Nature is trying to gently warn us that winter is well on its way—which it is! So if you haven’t already scheduled your heater maintenance appointment, now is the time to do so. This is the best way to ensure that your heater will work when you need it to this coming season. But why should you care?
October 17th, 2016
It may seem too soon to start thinking about chilly temperatures just yet, but sure enough, winter will be here in a couple of months. And when that happens, you’ll want to make sure that you have a heater that is fully functional and ready to do its job.
There are a variety of ominous symptoms which could alert you that not all is well with your home heating system. Neglecting these warnings will only result in bigger problems for your heater, as the problems will have time to grow and worsen. The best decision you can make is to contact our team the moment you suspect something is wrong. But what exactly should you look for?
October 10th, 2016
Would you ever skip an appointment to take your car in for maintenance? Chances are, you wouldn’t, because you could very well find yourself stranded in the middle of nowhere with a broken down car as a result. So why should scheduling heating maintenance be any different? You certainly don’t want to be stranded in the middle of winter without an effective way to warm yourself up.
Your HVAC systems are probably the largest appliances in your home, and can be very costly to replace. As such, your heating system deserves attention, and maintenance is recommended at least once a year. Heating maintenance can help you save a good amount of cash, and can keep your heating system running as efficiently as possible, for as long as possible.
October 3rd, 2016
When it comes to ensuring the comfort of yourself and your family in your North Carolina home, there are many steps you can take. For example, you can be sure to schedule HVAC maintenance so that your heating and/or cooling system remains in good shape and lasts as long as it should.
You can also make energy upgrades to your home in order to help your HVAC system to not work as hard and breakdown prematurely. One additional way you can ensure your family’s comfort in an energy-efficient way is by having a ductless system installed so that you can enjoy multi-zone comfort.
September 26th, 2016
Our recent temperatures may have you scratching your head as to why we are mentioning heaters already. However, weather is steadily cooling off, and when nighttime temps drop below 40°F, you are going to be very grateful for a fully functioning heater. But the only way your heater can operate at its peak efficiency and effectiveness is if you invest in routine preventive maintenance.
This is a service you should invest in well before you actually need to use your heating system on a daily basis. This give you time to address any necessary repairs before winter hits. But what tasks are most important to ensure a functioning heater? Why is maintenance so important? Read on for your answers.