Fulmer Heating & Cooling Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Lexington’

Knocking Pipes Aren’t Ghostly, But They Aren’t Good

Monday, October 4th, 2021

Something strange is going on in your home. It sounds as if someone is knocking quite insistently on the walls in the house. This is strange if you know you are home alone and even stranger if you live on your own!

Before the spooky season influences things too much, we want to explain what is causing this noise. Rest assured, it isn’t a poltergeist—but it probably is a problem with your plumbing in Lexington, SC.

We can provide some explanation of what is creating this knocking noise in your plumbing system and how to fix it. Just keep reading to find out more or contact us now to schedule a visit from a trained plumber.

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5 Noises an AC Should Never Ever Make

Monday, May 3rd, 2021
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There is nothing like a calm and quiet room that is chilled just the way you like it. But there are times when your air conditioning system starts acting up. Poor cooling is a big indicator something is wrong with your AC. One of the ways to catch an issue before your comfort is affected is to listen to hear if your AC is making weird noises. 

Although air conditioners are supposed to make some noise, which we hardly notice, unusually loud noises mean there is something wrong. So make sure you don’t ignore those strange sounds. Trying to delay addressing these noises can result in major expenses like pricey repairs or even an early replacement. Make sure that you seek help from experts like ours who provide quality services if you are looking for AC repair in Lexington, SC

But before that, let’s delve deeper and see which five noises an AC should never ever make.

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5 Things to Know About Geothermal Systems

Monday, April 26th, 2021

Picture living in a home where the temperature is always comfortable, and the heating and cooling system is nowhere in sight. The system performs efficiently without requiring a lot of repairs and regular maintenance. The air in your house always smells fresh, and you can hear the wind rustling through the leaves. Sounds comfortable, doesn’t it?

You can make this vision a reality with a geothermal heating and cooling system. Let’s see how geothermal systems work to provide comfortable heating and cooling as needed.

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Low Refrigerant Isn’t a Normal Thing

Monday, April 12th, 2021

Does it take longer than before for your air conditioner to cool your home? Or the air coming out of the vents feels warmer than usual? If the thermostats are displaying correct temperatures and your filters are clean, the problem may be low refrigerant levels in the AC. We have compiled four signals to consider when determining diminished quantities of refrigerant in your AC system.

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Why Chemical Drain Cleaners Are No Good

Monday, March 8th, 2021

A clogged drain is something that many of us will have to deal with at least once in our lives, if not a lot more often. These are common problems for plumbing systems throughout the country. When you start noticing some of the telltale symptoms of a drain that is about to clog, like a bad smell or a gurgling noise, you’ll probably want to get it addressed before it causes a bigger problem. We want you to pause though before you reach for that bottle of chemical drain cleaner.

Chemical cleaners are meant to offer a quick and easy solution to clearing a clogged drain. This isn’t quite the reality though. A chemical drain cleaner may offer a small amount of relief at times, but it won’t actually solve the issue in the long run. Let us explain why and tell you about some of the more effective solutions that are out there.

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5 Noises Your Heat Pump Shouldn’t Make

Monday, 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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How to Prepare Your Heat Pump for the Seasonal Switch

Monday, 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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What Are the Odd Noises Your AC is Making?

Monday, 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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Have You Gotten Your Commercial AC Maintenance Yet?

Monday, May 18th, 2020
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You work hard to keep your business running and doing what it is meant to do. From the lights that brighten everything to making sure that the floors are even so no one trips, you are careful with your business space and keep a watchful eye out to make sure that every penny spent on your business goes where it is meant to.

So when something is going on with your air conditioner, it probably isn’t a pleasant thing to realize that the money you are spending to keep your business comfortable on a hot day is going to waste.

You can avoid this problem by getting your yearly commercial AC maintenance in Lexington, SC.

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Why You Should Never DIY

Monday, August 12th, 2019

AC-tools-on-topLook … we get it. Your air conditioner has started acting up during the highest heat of the summer and you’re not thrilled about it. Your irritation is twofold—you don’t want to go without cooling during hot weather and you also don’t want to come out of pocket to pay for an unexpected air conditioning service. We know how tempting it is to turn to a resource like the internet. There are more resources online now more than ever. Just a quick keyword search can bring millions of great results right to your fingertips in seconds. We want to underscore the fact that no online article or video tutorial can ever give you the expertise of a trained air conditioning professional.

Just because you can do something doesn’t mean that you should. If you need air conditioning repair in Lexington, SC, make sure that you contact our air conditioning professionals.

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