Love the Air You Breathe

February 15, 2021
Living in southeastern North Carolina, we all know that allergy season is fast approaching. And all of those allergens present unique challenges to your home, indoor air quality, and your entire AC system. While you reach for allergy pills and inhalers, let us explain how to dramatically improve the indoor air quality of your home.  How can you improve indoor air quality?  We’ve mentioned this before in a previous blog, but indoor air quality is simply a ... Continue Reading

New Year, New AC Unit

January 19, 2021
New Year, New Unit! - How to Know When It’s Time to Replace your AC Unit Living in southeastern North Carolina, we all know that the hot weather is coming. And with that heat and humidity comes a wide range of heating and cooling issues that plague homeowners and commercial properties. So we wanted to take a minute and give you a few ways to assess whether or not it is time to consider replacing your ... Continue Reading

Yes, Dryer Vent Cleaning Matters!

November 18, 2020
Yes, Dryer Vent Cleaning Matters! November Article for Salt Air HVAC Every year, we are asked if dryer vent cleaning matters. Of course it matters! So let’s talk about what makes this dirty job a necessity in your home, and another great reason to call Salt Air Heating and Cooling. Dryer vents work to push out the hot, damp air from inside of your dryer, so that your clothes can dry out properly from their recent washing. This ... Continue Reading

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

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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Pump It Up: Everything You Need to Know About Heat Pumps

February 17, 2020
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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How to Change a Home Heating Thermostat: Your Complete Step-By-Step Guide

December 9, 2019
With the influx of "smart" thermostat technologies that offer connectivity over distance and the ability to set detailed schedules to save on electric bills, more people are wanting to replace outdated thermostats. Does yours need an upgrade? If you're wondering how to change a thermostat in your house, keep reading for our handy step-by-step guide! 1. Confirm Your Current System Is Compatible Some older systems are not compatible with the new thermostats that are available. You need to ... Continue Reading