Have You Scheduled Heating Maintenance Yet?

October 5th, 2015

Are you feeling that fall chill in the air? It may not be enough to make you turn on your heating system in Rock Hill, SC, yet, but that time is coming, and you want to make sure your heating system is ready to go. The best way to do this is to schedule annual heating maintenance (or bi-annual maintenance if you have a heat pump system) with the heating pros at Comfort Systems of York County, LLC. Continue Reading

It’s Time to Turn Your Air Conditioner off at Night

September 28th, 2015

What? Turn my AC off?

We know it’s still warm during the day in Matthews, NC – warm enough to need the comfortable cooling of your air conditioning system. But it’s also gotten very comfortably cool at night, and enough so that your air conditioner isn’t required, and quite frankly, won’t work. We know this can be a challenge as the days transition from warm to cool, but there’s a good reason why we are telling you to turn your AC off. Continue Reading

Have You Changed Your AC’s Air Filter Yet This Summer?

September 21st, 2015

Your air filter may not be the most mechanical part of your air conditioning system, but it is important nonetheless. A dirty air filter can wreak havoc on your system, causing a number of problems to develop. If you need help learning how to change your air filter, or want to schedule a Comfort Systems of York County, LLC, expert to do it for you, just give us a call. Continue Reading

What Can an Air Conditioning Specialist Offer That I Can’t Do Myself?

September 14th, 2015

DIY is pretty big with a lot of homeowners. Some like to do stuff around their homes because they enjoy it while others are trying to save some money. The trick with DIY work is knowing what you can really handle on your own and what you can’t. When it comes to your air conditioning system, unless you are trained and have achieved certification, you shouldn’t work on the system yourself. Here are some reasons why it’s better to hire a professional, like the ones at Comfort Systems of York County, LLC: Continue Reading

What Is Duct Blasting?

September 7th, 2015

Faulty ductwork can lead to a total air loss of up to 30% and pinpointing the exact areas of loss can be challenging. This is where duct blasting comes in. First, let us first assure you that duct blasting does not involve blowing your ductwork to bits. Duct blasting is a highly effective process by which our experts can test your ductwork in Charlotte, NC for efficiency and locate exactly any areas of air loss so that they can be remedied. Special training and equipment is required to perform duct blasting correctly, which is why you’ll want to call the pros at Comfort Systems of York County, LLC for duct blasting services. Continue Reading

What Is Hard Water?

August 31st, 2015

The term “hard water” can sound a little counter-intuitive. How can water be hard? The term actually refers to what is in the water, specifically the minerals it contains. Many homes in our area use municipal water which has been softened, but there are a number of homeowners who use well water for their homes. It is typically the latter that is known as hard water. Contact us for more details.  Continue Reading

Benefits of a Tankless Hot Water Heater

August 24th, 2015

It wasn’t too long ago that your only decision about a water heater was whether to use one that was powered by electricity or one that was powered by natural gas. Why? Because they were storage tank units. These days, homeowners have more choices than ever when it comes to choosing a hot water heater for the home, and a very popular choice is the tankless hot water heater. Continue Reading

If I Have a Warranty for My AC, Why Do I Need to Do Maintenance?

August 17th, 2015

Having a warranty for any major appliance or system in your home is important because it protects you and your product. However, many warranties have a number of conditions that have to be met in order for the warranty to stay in force. The mistake a lot of consumers make is thinking that a warranty stays in force from the time of purchase, simply because the product was purchased; this isn’t true. And in the case of your whole home air conditioning system, your warranty may not stay effective if you don’t have your AC professionally maintained each year. Continue Reading

It’s Hot – Why Isn’t My AC Keeping Up?

August 10th, 2015

Topping out at temperatures in the high 90s or over 100 degrees isn’t unusual for Matthews, NC, at this time of year. When it’s this hot outside, you can guarantee that your air conditioner is working its hardest to cool your home, but even at full capacity, it may be struggling. There can be a few reasons for this, as we’ll explain more about below. Continue Reading

Why the MERV Rating of Your Air Filter Is Important

August 3rd, 2015

Choosing the right air filter for your home can make all the difference for allergy sufferers in your home. But knowing which air filter is the best fit can be a challenge as there are a number of choices available. One of the best ways to ascertain how well a particular air filter will function is to check its MERV rating. But first, you have to understand what MERV is and what it means for your air filter. Continue Reading