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What’s the Deal With Hybrid Heating?

January 13th, 2020

Owning a heat pump certainly comes with its benefits — not only are these systems extremely efficient and effective, but they’re also capable of providing year-round comfort with just the flip of a switch! Pretty neat, huh?

But, no matter how great your heat pump is, unfortunately, there is one little drawback — see, when temperatures become a bit too extreme, the heat pump starts to have trouble. This is where a hybrid heating system comes in handy.

Keep reading below to find out more (and of course, remember to contact our team when you need heating service in Raleigh, NC!)

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Don’t Forget About These Ductless Repairs This Winter

December 30th, 2019

It seems like not that long ago we were reminding you to get your ductless system geared up for summer! Well, guess what? Now is the time to start thinking about your system all over again!

Because you use your ductless system all year round, it is quite prone to repairs, which is why we are here to help! Below, we have listed some of the repairs unique to ductless systems, that way, you’ll know precisely when to call for help. So, what are you waiting for? Keep reading to find out more (and remember to call us when you need heating repair in Raleigh, NC.)

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No, Your Furnace Should Not Be Blowing Cool Air

December 16th, 2019
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Here’s the deal: when you bought your furnace, you did not agree to have a second air conditioner installed in your home. See, if your furnace is blowing cool air, it is definitely a cause for concern — fortunately, you needn’t worry too much.

For your convenience, we have listed some of the reasons why this might be happening. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more… and of course, remember to call our team of furnace repair experts when you have a problem!

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Here’s Why You Definitely Want to Change Out That Air Filter

December 2nd, 2019

Okay, winter is basically here — it’s already December and temperatures have dropped quite a bit! So, if you have not done so already, you need to change out your furnace’s air filter!

See, your air filter plays a vital role in the overall efficiency and performance of your heater, so you definitely don’t want to ignore it! In fact, we recommend changing your air filter every 1-3 months during the heating season!

There are plenty of things that can go wrong if you don’t change your air filter, and below, we have listed some of these things for you. All you’ve got to do is keep reading to find out more (and yes, of course, remember to call our team when you need heater repair in Holly Springs.)

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Why Isn’t My Heat Pump Heating?

November 18th, 2019

chilly-manThere’s nothing quite worse than a heater that won’t heat, especially during a chilly winter day!

Here in North Carolina, you depend on your heat pump to keep you and your family warm and toasty all season long, so what do you do when your’s quits?

Well, for one, you call in your local HVAC experts for heat pump repair, and two, you keep reading below! We have listed just some of the reasons why your heat pump isn’t heating. So, what are you waiting for? Click “read more” to learn more!

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Could You Benefit from a Humidifier This Winter?

November 4th, 2019

As temperatures become cooler and cooler, the air becomes drier and drier, and before you know it, we’ll be sneezing, wheezing, and coughing all over the place! Coincidence? We think not!

See, dry air can have all sorts of implications on your health and wellbeing, so it is important that you do what you can to combat this issue. Of course, one of our favorite ways to combat dry air is with a whole-house humidifier!

Below, we have listed just some of the many reasons why you should consider installing one of these systems in your home this winter. All you’ve got to do is keep reading to find out more (oh, and of course, remember to schedule HVAC services in Durham, NC with our team!)

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Uh-Oh! Is My Furnace on the Fritz?

October 21st, 2019

Autumn is well underway, which means that your furnace finally gets its well-deserved time in the spotlight! See, your air conditioner had it’s time to shine all summer long, and while we might be sad summer is over, we’ve still got so many things to look forward to, like warm sweaters, hot cocoa, and of course, apple everything!

But here’s the thing: just because it might be time for your furnace to take center stage doesn’t mean that it’s ready. In fact, many homeowners will find themselves scheduling furnace repairs before they’ve even had time to enjoy the warmth that it provides!

Below, we have listed some of the tell-tale signs that your furnace needs repairs, that way, you’ll know precisely when to contact your local HVAC experts.  All you’ve got to do is keep reading to find out more (and of course, remember to schedule your furnace repair in Apex, NC with us!)

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It’s Time to Think About Your Commercial Heating System!

October 7th, 2019

service-timeIt’s that time of year again! Autumn has *officially* arrived, which means that now is the perfect time to start thinking about your commercial heater. As a business owner, you know better than anyone just how important your commercial HVAC systems are to the overall comfort and happiness of your employees and customers, so of course, you want to do everything in your power to ensure that everyone who steps foot in your commercial space is warm and toasty all season long.

There are a number of reasons to get ahead on your fall heating maintenance services, and below, we have listed a number of them for you. All you’ve got to do is keep reading to find out more (and of course, remember to contact our team when you need commercial HVAC services!)

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Why Does My AC Sound So Funny?

September 23rd, 2019

covering-her-earsWant to know something cool? One of the easiest ways to tell that you’ve got a problem with your air conditioner is by listening to it! And no, we don’t mean sitting down over a cup of coffee and having it explain its troubles to you…

You see, your air conditioner is not inherently noisy. In fact, the only sound you should ever hear coming from your system is the sound of air gently whooshing through the vents. Therefore, any other sounds, like the ones that don’t quite qualify as “background noise”, are definitely a cause for concern. So below, we have listed some of the sounds you definitely don’t want to hear from your system and what they might mean. Keep reading to find out more!

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Don’t Forget About These Late-Season Repairs!

September 9th, 2019

AC-tools-on-topHere’s the thing: summer isn’t over yet! And yes, while that means plenty of more pool time, burgers and hotdogs on the grill, and sunscreen, it also means plenty more days spent with your air conditioner blasting at full force — and with that, room for error!

You see, there are plenty of things that can go wrong with your air conditioner towards the end of the summer seasons, and trust us, you definitely don’t want to ignore them! So below, we have listed some of the most common late-season AC repairs — that way, you’ll know precisely when to contact our team for your air conditioning repair in Fuquay Varina. Keep reading to find out more!

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