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If You Smell Gas, Here’s What to Do

November 16th, 2020
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When you need to ensure that your furnace in Columbia, SC is operating properly and safely, you need to turn to professionals like the ones on our team. Professional technicians like ours are going to be thorough when they service your furnace to ensure that no potential issue is left unchecked or unaddressed.

We know how careful we have to be with gas-powered furnaces. Why? Because we’ve all seen the results and heard stories about times when a furnace went from faulty to dangerous when the person performing services for it wasn’t careful enough.

Your safety and comfort is our priority. That’s why we want you to know what can cause the smell of gas and how to handle the situation safely.

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5 Noises Your Heat Pump Shouldn’t Make

November 2nd, 2020
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There is a chill in the air, so you decide that now is a perfect time to call on your home’s heat pump for warmth. The sweaters and fuzzy socks are already on, so you only need the heat pump’s help with adjusting the temperature by a few degrees. The problem pops up when you turn your system on and discover that your heat pump is making some concerning sounds.

If running your heat pump creates too much noise to justify keeping your home warm, it means you likely need to reach out for heater repair in Lexington, SC. But first, you need to know what some of the noises are that your system absolutely should not make.

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What Are Your Options For a New Heater?

October 19th, 2020
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It can feel like the weather can’t make up its mind sometimes. One day it is hot and sunny, the next day it is cool and drizzling. It can give you a bit of weather whiplash at times, but don’t let the changes distract you. Cooler weather is fast approaching. Now is the time to make sure you have a working heating system.

If your Columbia, SC heating system isn’t up to par the way it used to be, it may mean you need a replacement system. Choosing a new heater is no small decision. That’s why we are happy to give you the information and services you need to make an informed choice.

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Don’t Delay Your Heater Maintenance

October 5th, 2020

It is officially October and many of us are currently trying to figure out what Halloween will look like in our neighborhoods. Hopefully, you can rely on at least knowing that your home will be warm and comfortable this fall. If you really want to guarantee that your home stays warm this season, you’ll need to schedule your yearly maintenance appointment as soon as you can.

Scheduling heating maintenance in Irmo is an important requirement for your heating system. The sooner you reach out to our professional team to get your service taken care of, the better it will be for your comfort and for the well-being of your heater. Here’s why:

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5 Signs This Was Your AC Unit’s Last Summer

September 21st, 2020
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We know that the idea of an air conditioner replacement in Irmo can feel daunting. It’s a big commitment of time and money to get this job done, after all. Thankfully, when you work with Fulmer Heating & Cooling you can rest assured that the job will be done in a timely and professional manner so you can get back to your regular day.

The first thing you have to do, though, is contact us to schedule that replacement service. You may be wondering just how you are supposed to know when the time has come for a new AC. We are happy to be able to help you figure this out and set you up with a new system that will see you through any surprise heatwaves.

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How to Prepare Your Heat Pump for the Seasonal Switch

September 7th, 2020
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We know that heating isn’t going to be a concern for many residents around here for a while yet. However, that doesn’t mean that you can’t make sure your heat pump is prepared for the switch from cooling to heating mode. After all, what better time to get ready for the heating season than when you aren’t depending on your home comfort system to actively heat your house.

Checking on your system ahead of time saves you time and stress when the time comes to switching the flow of refrigerant in the heat pump. If you are wondering how you can best prepare your heat pump for the seasonal switch, we have the answer. You can reach out to us for the services that will ensure your home stays comfortable no matter what it is like outside.

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3 Facts About Heat Pumps You Should Know

August 24th, 2020
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Right about now you may be wondering why you ever leave your home to deal with the heat and mucky weather outside your door. Columbia isn’t at its most pleasant during this time of year, but it will help to have a good comfort system keeping your home livable. But if your AC system is about to give out, you might be worried about keeping your home comfortable until the weather eases up.

The solution to this problem may be found with a heat pump. An old air conditioner that can’t do its job anymore is one that needs to be replaced and a heat pump may be the best option for your next system.

Here are three great facts about heat pumps that we think you should know when making this decision.

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What Are the Odd Noises Your AC is Making?

August 10th, 2020
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Maybe you have noticed that your air conditioner isn’t operating as well as it usually does. Or maybe it is still cooling your home but you can hear how hard it is trying. In either case, you should listen to what your air conditioner is saying so you can schedule an air conditioning repair in Lexington, SC when your system needs it.

When something is wrong with your AC system, reach out to a professional team for the repairs that you need. Fulmer Heating & Cooling can be that team. Just be aware of the noises that your AC is making and contact us when something sounds off.

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How to Boost Your IAQ

July 27th, 2020
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When you are hanging out at home, are you sneezing and coughing up a storm? Or maybe you have just noticed you can never quite get comfortable no matter what you do with your thermostat.

If this sounds familiar, it may be because you have poor indoor air quality in your home. Thankfully, we can help you boost the air in your house.

When you need to improve the air quality in your home, there is more than one solution that you can choose from. Not only can we help you assess where your IAQ is at, but our team can provide the systems and services to help your comfort in the long run.

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What Happens When Your Evaporator Coil Gets Dirty?

July 13th, 2020
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We always encourage our customers to clean their vents and replace or clean their filters on a regular basis. This is because it helps your air quality and helps keep the interior of your air conditioning system as well. Trust us when we tell you that you don’t want dust and debris inside of your AC unit–and it’s not just because it will make you sneeze more often.

When it comes to factors that can hinder your cooling comfort during summer, there is one part of your system that is extremely important to the process: your evaporator coil. And if your evaporator coil gets dirty it will create all kinds of issues for you and your system’s wellbeing.

Learn more about the importance of your AC system’s evaporator coil and how we can help keep you comfortable this summer with our AC services.

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