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Breathing Deeply: Our Commitment to Community

July 9, 2020
Since our founding in 2011, Salt Air HVAC has been tirelessly committed to outstanding client experience and extraordinary service. We take great pride in offering the best products, superior maintenance packages, and expert technical support. That is our job, and we are passionate about our work. But we are also passionate about our community, serving those that need help, and working to make Wilmington, NC a better place for everyone. Here are some of our ... Continue Reading

Breathe Easy: Duct Cleaning & Sanitizing Explained

June 26, 2020
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

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

June 4, 2020
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

Indoor Air Quality: What’s Hurting You and How to Fix It

May 21, 2020
Indoor Air Quality: What’s Hurting You and How To Fix It We all love being safe and secure in our homes, especially during allergy season, while a pandemic-level virus roams around the world. While our homes may be a respite from the warmer temperatures and restrictions of social distancing, poor indoor air quality may make many of us sicker than the air outside!  Indoor Air Quality is a Lifesaver According to the Environmental Protection Agency, indoor air quality ... Continue Reading

An Insider Look at the Top Rated Heating and Air Conditioning Systems of 2020

May 14, 2020
Summer is finally here, but so is quarantine. How do you make your home more comfortable in the summer heat? It's easy: air conditioning. Make quarantine tolerable by installing reliable heating and air conditioning systems. Read on to find the top-rated heating and air conditioning systems of 2020.  5 Factors to Consider While picking your top-rated heating and air conditioning systems this summer, understand how to meet your needs. Use these six factors to help guide your decision. Noise ... Continue Reading

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How Much Does it Cost to Replace a Central Air Conditioning Unit?


Have you been asking yourself, "how much does it cost to replace a central air conditioning unit?" We've got the post for you. A lot of homeowners probably expect their central air to last forever, but that's sadly not the case. If you take good care of it by having it maintained regularly, it can last anywhere from 12-15 years. It's when you neglect it or overwork it that you're going to run into problems. Today, we're ... Continue Reading

The Top Things To Look For In A Reliable HVAC Repair Service

The Top Things To Look For In A Reliable HVAC Repair Service

March 17, 2020
An HVAC system is one of the costliest systems to install in your home. With routine maintenance, your HVAC should last 15-25 years before needing replacement. However, components can malfunction and parts need repair. Without being a mechanic yourself, it's hard to know which repair person to trust with your HVAC system. Will they overcharge? Will they do quality work? If you're wondering how to find a reliable HVAC repair service, look no further. Read on for ... Continue Reading

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5 HVAC Troubleshooting Tips You Need to Know

February 17, 2020
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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Pump It Up: Everything You Need to Know About Heat Pumps


Most homeowners understand the essentials about common home heating options, such as furnaces or boilers. Furnaces burn oil or gas and heat air, which a fan distributes through the house. Boilers heat water which gets pumped through the house to radiators. What about heat pumps, though? If you're scratching your head, you're not the first. While popular among the sustainable living set, they're far less common than furnaces and boilers. Want to know more about heat pumps? ... Continue Reading

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7 Signs of a Broken Furnace That You Should Not Ignore

December 20, 2019
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

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