Heat Pump or Furnace… What’s the Difference?

Your Raleigh home probably has either a Heat Pump or a Furnace but many homeowners aren't exactly sure which one they have.  Both systems heat your home, but they do so in different ways. Here are some ways they are different and ways to identify your type of HVAC system. Here's How a Gas Furnace … [Read more...]

HVAC Maintenance Can Help Lower Your Electric Bill

An HVAC system in good condition lets Raleigh, NC residents stay cool in the summer and cozy during the winter, but some people worry that heating their home can be expensive. If you’ve ever received an unpleasantly high utility bill after a season of frequent HVAC use, you might be a bit scared to … [Read more...]

Yearly Furnace Maintenance Protects You From Carbon Monoxide and Gas Leaks

Yearly Furnace Maintenance Helps Make Your System Safe  As a resident of Raleigh, NC, you already know that having an HVAC in great working condition is an integral part of staying comfortable throughout the year. But keeping your heating system in top shape is not just about comfort, … [Read more...]

It’s Time to Prep Your Cary Heat Pump for the Cooler Temperatures

For many in Cary, Raleigh or anywhere else in the Triangle area, October often means turning on their heat pump for the first time. This year is no different, Fall is definitely here and it is getting cold in Cary! You may be able to get by without turning on your heat by wearing a jacket, but that … [Read more...]

Heat Pumps Explained

If you have central heating and air conditioning in your Raleigh home (or if you’re thinking about installing such systems), you’ve probably heard people talking about heat pumps before. You may not know exactly what a heat pump does though, or why it’s an important part of many modern heating and … [Read more...]

HVAC Service Plans and How They Work

As a Raleigh homeowner, when it comes to your HVAC, you are probably concerned about 2 things: how to make it heat or cool your space efficiently, and how to keep your utility costs down while using it. Fortunately, the solutions to these issues are anything but mutually exclusive. While some people … [Read more...]

Time for some Fall HVAC Maintenance

It may not feel quite like fall here in Raleigh, NC, but summer is over, and you’ve finally turned off your air conditioner. The sunshine has been lovely, but you’re looking forward to the winter months where you won’t have to budget for the electricity your cooling system consumes. Before you put … [Read more...]

The Most Common Problems With Older Air Conditioning Systems

Like any mechanical equipment, your air conditioning unit needs to be properly maintained so that it continues to deliver the performance you need on demand. However, even regular inspections, cleaning and maintenance won't stop parts on older Air Conditioning systems from deteriorating over time or … [Read more...]

What Should I Check Before I Call a Raleigh AC Repair Company

Your air conditioner represents a significant investment, so you want to do everything you can to keep it in great working condition. You probably understand the importance of having a qualified AC service technician visit your Raleigh home at least once or twice a year to give your heating and … [Read more...]

How Do I Know If My AC is Working Correctly?

Your AC provides you with comfort and luxury when you need it most, during those long Raleigh summer months of bright sunlight and visible heat waves wafting over the ground outside. That said, you’ll want to make sure that you’re getting the most out of your cooling system at all times. An air … [Read more...]