Zone Control Systems

Someone in your family may like it to feel “freezing!” Some get upset and have to have it warmer in the office or study. With a larger home or many family members, you may consider installing a zone control system. But what is a zone control system? A zone control system provides the right amount […]

Should you set your thermostat to “On” or “Auto?”

You may wonder why your thermostat has a “Fan: On” and “Fan: Auto” feature. You may also wonder when you would use either setting. The answer is simple: Try a combination of both! “On,” tells your fan to run constantly, and “Auto” only lets your fan run when your system is cooling or heating your […]

Furnace Tune-Up – An Inside Perspective

Just like a car, your home’s furnace must also be checked. Many homeowners may think that their system is working fine, but during the cold winter days, you don’t want to be in trouble without heat. What’s a Furnace Tune-up A tune-up helps the overall performance and efficiency of the furnace. Going unchecked, the system […]

How to Winterize Your Plumbing and Prevent Freezing Pipes

We are about to get a cold spell here in the Lowcountry that we haven’t seen the likes of in years. With temperatures expected to reach the low 20s and even teens overnight this holiday weekend, we wanted to arm our customers with tips to prepare their homes now to prevent any problems, especially with […]

Benefits of Duct Sealing

While you may not think about it, your air ducts are one of the most important systems in your home. They are the hidden system of tubes that connect all of the rooms in your home with your central heating and cooling system. The air ducts literally carry the air through the walls, floors and […]

How to Avoid Costly HVAC Repairs

As the weather starts to cool down, homeowners all around the Lowcountry begin to prepare for fall and the cooler weather that is coming. As we all know, our HVAC units have been working hard all summer, so it’s important to perform preventative maintenance to avoid costly repairs down the line. Read on for tips […]

How to Save Money and Water with Your Plumbing

While every homeowner may have different goals and priorities regarding their homes, we can all agree that saving money is at the top of our lists. And most likely, you wouldn’t mind saving some water while you are at it. With a few simple tips and a few upgrades, you can do just that. HIGH-EFFICIENCY […]

Make the Most of Shoulder Season

Not sure what shoulder season is? It’s the time during spring and fall when the temperatures fluctuate wildly during the day and into the evening. It may be in the 50s or even 40s when you wake up, only to rebound into the upper 70s and 80s long into November. These crazy temperature swings can […]

Are You Making Your House Hotter?

With summer still officially here for a few more weeks (and that heat that lingers long after Labor Day, heck, even Halloween), your air conditioning unit still has months of work ahead. Are you making it work harder? Did you know that there are simple things that you can do to ensure your home stays […]

Benefits of a Preventative AC Maintenance Plan

As we head into the dog days of summer, temperatures in Charleston are likely to hit over 90 degrees for the next several weeks, well into the traditional fall season. Whether your HVAC unit is new or has been working steadily for the last several years, it still makes sense to have it inspected and […]