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AC Drain Line Clogged Up? Here’s What To Do

How Can I Tell If My AC Drain Line Is Clogged? Some newer HVAC units have sensors that will alert you if your AC drain line is clogged so you can fix the problem before there’s any water damage. If your unit isn’t equipped with this technology, you’ll know the AC drain line is clogged…

What Temperature Should I Set My Thermostat To?

Your thermostat is one of several tools that helps you adjust the comfort level in your home. But thermostat temperature settings can be tricky. (Learn more about how to set thermostat temperature.) When you find yourself asking, “What temperature should my home be?” the answer is actually more complicated than you might think. The Cost…

HVAC Explained: A Glossary of HVAC Terms

HVAC can be confusing – that’s why Newcomb and Company makes sure all of our technicians are certified through North American Technician Excellence, Inc. (NATE). But when you’re trying to understand the basics of your HVAC system, you shouldn’t need a reference book. Just bookmark this page and you’ll know everything you need to know…

Is AC Maintenance Worth It?

If your motto is “If it isn’t broke, don’t fix it,” well, then an HVAC maintenance agreement may not be right for you. But if your thinking is more like “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure,” then you’re one of the many customers who are saving money by getting ahead of…

How to Clean Your AC Unit

Spring has arrived in North Carolina! Although no one knows the exact origins of spring cleaning, one theory is that it used to be the time when everyone cleaned their houses of the soot left from burning wood and coal to stay warm during the winter. But do you know how to clean your AC…

DIY Toilet Repair

According to HomeAdvisor, it costs $208 on average to repair a broken toilet. In Raleigh, North Carolina, plumbers charge an average of $273! But if you understand the basics of how a toilet works, you can fix several of the most common toilet problems with a little DIY toilet repair. This guide explains why your…

Wake Forest Meet in the Street 2018

We’re so excited for this year’s Meet in the Street in Wake Forest on Saturday, May 5th from 10 am – 5 pm. Want more family fun? We’ve created a printable bingo board – just find five in a row, and come to the Newcomb and Company booth to receive your prize! After stopping by our booth, don’t forget…