Comfort Master Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. Blog : Archive for December, 2020

How Leaving an HVAC Filter in Place Can Lead to Repairs

Monday, December 21st, 2020

air-fliter-cuIf there’s one piece of advice we would give local homeowners to help them avoid needless heating repair in Chapel Hill, NC, it would be… 

Okay, we couldn’t settle on one thing. That’s because we want to help our customers enjoy the best heating possible, and that means giving out all the advice we can. But, if we made a list of tips to avoid heating system malfunctions, the first item we’d put on that list is: “Regularly change the HVAC system’s air filter.” It’s an easy step to take, and an easy one to forget.

That’s often the problem with these easy steps. They sound so simple that they can sound unimportant. But regular air filter changes for an HVAC system are critical for many reasons. Below is a list of how you can end up with heating repairs during the winter because of a filter left in place.

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Can Geothermal Heating Work for My House?

Monday, December 7th, 2020

geothermal-heat-pump-diagramIf you’re looking to make a change in your home heating for the coming season, you may not have “geothermal” on your list. Maybe it hadn’t occurred to you that it’s an option, or perhaps you thought it was something out of reach for your house. 

We understand why many homeowners think geothermal isn’t something that could work for their comfort. It seems like such a big change that people back away from it. But it isn’t as major a change as people think. If you’ve wondered if geothermal heating can work for your home, we’d like to help answer that question. You may be surprised to find the answer is “yes.”

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