Fulmer Heating & Cooling Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Chapin’

Is Your Heater Making These Noises?

Monday, January 28th, 2019

question-markThere are lots of signs of heating malfunction that are subtler, but loud noises emitting from your system isn’t one of them. When you’re experiencing this problem, you know that you probably have a repair need on your hands. If you need a reliable team here in Columbia to make sure that your heater runs well (and quietly) again. We’re definitely the team for the job.

If you want to decipher the noise that your heating system is making then make sure you keep reading below. We’ve compiled some of the most common noises we hear our customers call about so you can understand the sources of your home heating problems easily. If you need heating repair in Chapin, SC then be sure to contact us.

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Why Your Home Heats Unevenly

Monday, December 17th, 2018

gas-burnersAre you frustrated by the heating capacity of your home this winter? It’s incredibly common for homeowners here in South Carolina to have this problem. Maybe the first floor of your home is incredibly chilly while the second floor is perpetually stuffy—you don’t have to power through these problems all winter long. If this is a problem in your home, then we have methods to help you heat your home evenly again. We understand what causes homes to heat unevenly on a technical level. If you need a great Chapin HVAC contractor contact our team.

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Ice on Your AC Means Trouble!

Monday, July 17th, 2017

woman-with-fanWhat would you do if you noticed that there was ice on your air conditioning system? Give it a pat and let it know that you appreciate hot it is going above and beyond to keep your home cool? Well, ice on a cooling system may seem like a case of an overzealous work ethic. Unfortunately, the fact of the matter is that it means there is something wrong with your system. It may not be a major issue, and it could even be one that you can fix yourself.

Regardless of just how severe the issue is, though, you need to act fast in resolving it. The last thing that you want to do is give any problem with your air conditioner in Chapin, SC the chance it needs to do serious damage to your system. Keep the following information in mind, and remember to contact us immediately if you can find no obvious cause of the problem. When in doubt, a professional diagnosis and resolution is always the way to go.

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AC Problems: Blowing Warm Air

Monday, May 8th, 2017

AC-repair-technicianWe’re rapidly approaching the hottest, most humid stretch of the air here in South Carolina, and that means one thing for certain. You need your air conditioning system to function at its very best. Obviously, an AC that is blowing warm air is not going to fall into this category. There are many different reasons why an air conditioner may start to blow warm air, and not all of them are very serious. Many can be resolved with some very basic troubleshooting on your part.

That being said, there are also some rather serious problems that could result in warm air blowing from your air conditioner in Chapin, SC. That is why you should dial our number if there is no obvious cause of the issue. The last thing that you want to do is risk the condition of your air conditioner, as well as your own comfort, by ignoring this sign of potentially serious operational problems. So why might an AC blow warm air?

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Why Choose a Central Air Conditioner?

Monday, February 20th, 2017

air-conditioning-technicianIf you have already spent even a single summer in this area, then you certainly do not need us to tell you just how hot and how humid the weather can be during the summer season. Ensuring that you are able to cool your home successfully should be a top priority. If your solution for beating the heat is to install multiple window unit air conditioners throughout your house, we urge you to reconsider. There is a much better way in which to cool your home, and that is by using a central air conditioner in Chapin, SC.

A central air conditioner is superior to window units in pretty much every way. While using a window mounted air conditioner may be fine for cooling a small studio apartment or a dorm room, it really is not a viable solution for cooling an entire house. Consider the following benefits of choosing a central air conditioning system, and contact our team to schedule service or to ask any questions that you may have. 

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Is a Furnace the Right Heater for Me?

Monday, January 2nd, 2017

It’s very possible! The furnace is probably the most popular of all heating systems used in the country today, and this is no fluke. When properly sized and professionally installed, the furnace can truly excel in the heating of one’s home.

Today, we’ll look at some of the reasons that you may choose to use a furnace in your home. If you do decide to go with a furnace in Chapin, SC, be sure to let us know. We’ll guarantee that your furnace is installed properly every step of the way.

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Test and Seal Your Ducts for Greater Heating Efficiency

Monday, November 28th, 2016

Do you use a forced air heating system, like a furnace or a heat pump, to keep your home comfortable when the temperature drops? If so, you need the ductwork that this system uses to distribute heated air throughout your home to function properly. If your air ducts are leaking, then there is no way that you’ll enjoy the effective, efficient heating experience that you deserve.

We offer duct testing services that will pinpoint the source of problems with your air ducts, should there be any causing trouble. If so, we can also handle your duct sealing in Chapin, SC. Contact us today for more details.

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Need a New Heater? Ductless Systems Warrant Your Attention

Monday, September 19th, 2016

While we are definitely coming out of the hottest time of the year, we aren’t really going to need our heating systems for a while longer. Nighttime temperatures are cooling down, but even those won’t demand the use of our heating systems regularly for another few weeks. While you may not be running your heater just yet, though, it is a great time to get a planned heating replacement taken care of. 

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Replacing Your Heater Before Winter Arrives? Consider Geothermal!

Monday, August 15th, 2016

It may be easy to forget during the summer season, when temperatures and humidity soar, but the winter weather in our area can be quite cold and uncomfortable. With fall approaching in the very near future, you are wise to get your heating replacement out of the way as soon as possible. If you are seriously considering replacing your heater this year, then you are also wise to consider your heating options carefully.

We encourage homeowners throughout the area to give geothermal heating some attention before deciding upon their new heating system. Geothermal systems have much to offer, as you’ll learn a bit more about below. If you decider that geothermal is a good fit for your needs, be sure to take advantage of the 55% combined tax credit on new geothermal system installations!

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What to Do if Your Electric Bills Have Been Climbing Every Summer and You Don’t Know Why

Monday, July 11th, 2016

Cooling your home with a whole-house air conditioning system is a must when you live in as hot and humid a climate as we do. However, you also shouldn’t be draining your bank account to do so effectively. No, we can’t help you to cool your home for free. We have some tips to help you figure out why your system is so inefficient, though.

If you’ve been shocked at the amount that you are paying in electricity bills the past few summers, consider the following information. These are just a few of the reasons as to why your system’s efficiency may be slipping. Contact us with any questions that you may have.

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