Fulmer Heating & Cooling Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Pomaria’

7 Ways to Protect Your Air Conditioning

Monday, July 8th, 2024

With proper care, your air conditioner can last more than a decade. Sometimes, an AC system lasts twelve or thirteen years. Under ideal circumstances, it won’t even require repair often. But without proper care, it might only last six or seven years, and it might need expensive repairs during that time.

You want to get the most out of your investment, and that air conditioner was definitely an investment. So what do we mean by proper care? We’ll tell you seven ways to make sure your air conditioner is protected and cared for so it will work as well as possible for as long as possible.

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How to Reduce Indoor Humidity (And Why It’s Important)

Monday, May 27th, 2024

You’ve heard people say, “It’s not the heat, it’s the humidity.” And no doubt you’ve noticed that high humidity can make you feel the impact of the heat even more. There’s a simple, scientific reason for that: air that’s already saturated with moisture can’t absorb any more. Since your body cools itself by perspiring, allowing air to absorb some of your heat with that moisture, you’ll overheat faster when it’s humid.

This overheating caused by humidity won’t just be uncomfortable for you. It can have other impacts on your home and your HVAC system! What you need is to keep your indoor humidity at a low enough level. What level? How can you do it? Why do you need to? We’ll explain it all.

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Get a Jump on Allergy Season

Monday, April 1st, 2024

As allergy season approaches, many homeowners are looking for ways to minimize allergens and create a more comfortable home. Allergies can be triggered by various factors, including pollen, dust, pet dander, and mold spores. Learn how you can get a jump on allergy season in your home with the following tips and strategies. You can call us to get started with services like air purifier installation and air purifier repairs in Pomaria, SC.

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I Need A New Heater—What Are My Options?

Monday, February 5th, 2024

Although our winters in Pomaria, SC are mild, you still need a reliable heating system when temperatures drop. If your current heating system hasn’t been keeping you warm enough, it’s time to think about a new heating system. Whether you replace what you have with the same type of system, or upgrade to something new, let’s go over your options for a new heater.

No matter what type of system you choose, be sure to hire a reputable heating contractor for its installation. You don’t want to compromise the integrity of your brand-new HVAC system with a shoddy installation job.

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A New Year’s Resolution for Better Health & Improved Air Quality

Monday, January 8th, 2024

With the joy and festivities of the holiday season behind us, it’s time to think about New Year’s resolutions. Perhaps you’ve resolved to adopt habits geared towards improving health. Why not start by making the air that you breathe in your home healthier?

It’s been proven that a home’s indoor air quality (IAQ) is often worse than the air outside. Portable air filters only go so far. You need a whole house solution to address this issue. That’s why we offer UV air purifier services. Read on to learn about the many benefits of these systems.

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4 Silent Signs You Need Heating Repair

Monday, November 13th, 2023

When your heating system is in need of heating repair, it’ll often let you know in a way that’s easy to detect. Loud and unusual noises from your heating system can be alarming, but they’re also a helpful sign that something is amiss.

The silent signs that your heating system needs repair can be harder to recognize. Subtle signs such as a slow increase in your utility costs and an odd flame color can sneak up on you but need professional attention. Let’s go over four silent signs you need heating repair.

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Is Your Water Heater Giving More Tricks Than Treats?

Monday, October 2nd, 2023
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Fall is here and brings with it many things: pumpkin spice lattes, the changing of leaves, cooler temperatures, and getting ready for Halloween. After the excessive use your water heater went through over the summer, now’s the time when you might be noticing your water heater is giving you tricks instead of treats, just in time for spooky season. 

From terrifying noises to horrifyingly cold showers, here are some signs that indicate you need water heater repair in Pomaria, SC. The last thing you want to do with a seemingly haunted water heater is to ignore the problem because that could lead to a full-blown nightmare. 

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How Do I Know If I Need Slab Leak Detection?

Monday, August 7th, 2023

There are certain phrases that can send a chill through the spines of homeowners. Termite infestation, mold remediation, water damage, and foundation problems are all highly problematic and potentially expensive things to fix. 

Another phrase no homeowner wants to hear is “slab leak.” That’s because slab leaks are not only difficult to pinpoint and diagnose, but they can also cause extensive damage when they’re not discovered promptly.

In this post, we’ll focus on the signs of a slab leak that every homeowner should be aware of. That way, you can call us for slab leak detection in Pomaria, SC at the first signs of trouble.

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NATE Certification for HVAC Contractors: Why It Matters

Tuesday, July 11th, 2023

When you need air conditioning repair in the heat of summer, you might be tempted to just choose the first option in your search results. However, doing so can result in having someone who isn’t fully qualified to work on your AC. 

There are a lot of factors to take into consideration when choosing an HVAC company to handle your expensive home comfort systems and it pays to do a little research. Many people know that they should look for an HVAC contractor who hires technicians who are licensed, insured, and background-checked. But what other important qualifications should you be looking for?

In your search for a qualified air conditioning contractor, you may come across the terms “NATE certified.” Having this qualification is highly desirable and we’re not just saying that because our technicians are indeed NATE-certified.

Let’s look at what exactly NATE-certified means and why you can feel confident about hiring a contractor with this qualification.

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Why You Should Schedule AC Maintenance Before Summer Starts

Monday, May 1st, 2023

Summer is just around the corner and you know what that means for South Carolina homeowners. It means you really need to be able to depend on your air conditioner to keep your home and family comfortable. Now’s a great time to assess its performance.

If spring snuck up on you and you forgot to schedule maintenance, there’s no better time than the present! Air conditioning maintenance in Pomaria, SC is the best thing you can do to ensure that your AC will see you through the next six months of hot, humid weather. Let’s discuss the reasons why you should get your AC tuned up if you haven’t already. 

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