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Guide to Low Maintenance HVAC Systems

Wouldn’t it be nice if your HVAC system was just a ‘set it and forget it’ kind of thing? Unfortunately, there aren’t any HVAC systems on the market that run perfectly on their own all the time. But when purchasing a low maintenance HVAC system, there are some factors that make it easier on you….

What to Do About Furnace Rust

Got furnace rust? What does it mean? Do you need to do anything about it? We’ve got all the answers. Why Does a Furnace Rust? Your furnace isn’t like a water heater. It doesn’t use water to heat the home – it uses air. So if you see rust on the outside of your furnace,…

An HVAC Maintenance Agreement Saves Money

Buying an HVAC system is a big decision. If you’re in the market for one, you’ve got a lot on your mind and you don’t want to make a mistake. What’s the right size for your needs? What’s your budget? With all that jargon out there, you might feel like you need an HVAC glossary…

Furnace Maintenance: DIY or Professional?

You know that regular furnace maintenance is important to keep your HVAC system running efficiently. It can increase the life expectancy of your system and prevent future problems. But what activities can you do for yourself, and what requires a professional? You can perform some basic furnace maintenance on your own. The more complex tasks…

What to Look for in an HVAC Company in Raleigh

HVAC systems are overworked and under-appreciated. Your HVAC works night and day to keep you and your family comfortable. From dampers to valves, they have dozens of parts. Some can only be accessed using specialized tools.  So when your Raleigh air conditioner breaks down, you need an expert. What should you look for in an…

Is Zone Heating and Cooling Right for Me?

In North Carolina, constant temperature changes are the norm. In Blowing Rock in 1978, the temperature changed by 63° in a 24-hour period! It’s not uncommon to start the morning in a winter coat and switch to shorts by the afternoon. While the weather changes certainly keep things exciting (and our wardrobes fresh), it can…

Help! My House Is Losing Heat!

It can be tough to make it through the cold weather if your house is losing heat. Before cold season is upon you, think back to years past. Have you felt like your house is losing heat when the weather cools? Do your bills go up as the mercury goes down? While a home energy…