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Five Reasons Why HVAC Maintenance is Important for the Upcoming Months

December 16, 2021
Winter's here, and you know what that means: it'll be time to fire up your heater soon! The unseasonably warm weather we have been experiencing this year won't last forever, as nice as that would be. The reality is, we're going to need to warm up soon. But if you've neglected your HVAC unit, you may be in for a chilly surprise when it gets cold. To avoid disappointment (and freezing extremities), you should get regular maintenance ... Continue Reading

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7 Signs of a Broken Furnace That You Should Not Ignore

November 20, 2021
The average cost to repair a broken furnace runs about $289. Oftentimes there are warning signs that lead up to the outright failure of the furnace. If you're able to identify that your furnace is nearing a breakdown point, catching the problem early may save you big. In this article, we'll discuss the basic warning signs of a broken furnace. 7 Signs You Have a Broken Furnace There are several different signs that can hint at a furnace about ... Continue Reading

New Home? New Responsibility

October 20, 2021
The benefits of an HVAC inspection and maintenance for new home buyers Is there anything better than buying a new home? The possibilities! A new beginning! Transforming a space into something that is truly yours. But with that new home comes responsibility – mainly the responsibility to ensure the structure is in order and no unpleasant surprises will arise. New home buyers are always advised to get a complete inspection of the house to ensure they're not ... Continue Reading

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5 HVAC Troubleshooting Tips You Need to Know

September 17, 2021
When it's cold outside, there's nothing more important than staying warm. And it's just as essential to keep your home cool when summer rolls around. Most people take their HVAC system for granted until something goes wrong. Your heating and cooling system works hard to make sure that the interior of your house remains comfortable regardless of the time of year.  When there's a problem, things can get uncomfortable in a hurry. That's why you need to ... Continue Reading

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5 Key Things to Consider When Hiring an HVAC Contractor

August 22, 2021
The concept of air conditioning dates back to several thousands of years ago when Iranians engineered wind catchers to combat warm weather. Nowadays heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) is a given luxury in the average home. We've all dreaded our heating or cooling bills at any given time of the year, but HVAC is a utility none of us would want to live without. Sooner or later, your system is bound to be in need ... Continue Reading

Breathe Easy: Duct Cleaning & Sanitizing Explained

July 26, 2021
Breathe Easy: Duct Cleaning and Sanitizing Explained The air in your home is constantly circulating through your HVAC system. So it stands to reason that a contaminated system will produce highly contaminated air. In recent studies conducted by the Environmental Protection Agency, they concluded that most of the indoor air quality in American homes were as much as one hundred times more polluted than the outdoor air! So let’s talk about why that is, and how ... Continue Reading

Top Tips From An HVAC Professional to Help You Weather Any Storm

June 22, 2021
In the Lower Cape Fear, destructive storms are not only the norm, but can occur without much warning.  And with the prediction that this year is going to be active for storms, better to take every precaution you can to ensure your home is protected and damage from any storm is at a minimum at worst!  Your HVAC system is the single most costly system in your home – not just in yearly maintenance and ... Continue Reading

Be the House with the Lights On: How Generators Weather the Storm

June 4, 2021
As the summer sun begins to raise up across the Carolinas, the sunshine also reminds us all that it is storm season. Torrential rains, driving winds, and flying debris are likely when tropical storms and hurricanes roll across our coastline, and with those dangers comes very frustrating power outages. So let’s spend a few minutes talking about home generators, and how Salt Air HVAC can help you now, before the storms arrive! Generating Power When Power ... Continue Reading

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Common Sources of Indoor Air Pollution – Optimized for Indoor Air Quality

May 21, 2021
Indoor air pollution can pose a threat to the health and well-being of you and your family. Poor air quality can wreak havoc on weakened immune systems, allergies, and cause a myriad of health problems if not maintained. Read further to learn more about some common sources of indoor air pollution and how you can maintain a healthy home. Paint There are many types of paint available in today’s age that is much safer than oil paints ... Continue Reading

Ain’t No Cure For the Summertime Blues – Except A Honeywell Generator!

April 28, 2021
Summer may bring lemonade, shorts, flip flops, and barbeques. But it’s hard to enjoy any of those things if summer weather has knocked out your air conditioning and electricity! A generator is an essential home investment for summertime, especially in the Lower Cape Fear where hurricanes and severe storms are all but guaranteed. Honeywell generators are both the most advanced and most cost-effective available. That’s why the team at Salt Air Heating & Cooling recommend ... Continue Reading