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Why Is My Heat Pump Tripping the Circuit Breaker?

March 14, 2019

Heat pumps can cause your circuit breaker to trip for a variety of reasons. Repeated tripping indicates an error that needs to be corrected.

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Carbon Monoxide––Quick Facts

February 21, 2019

We proudly offer maintenance and repairs for your carbon-burning HVAC appliances. We also offer carbon monoxide detector installation.

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What Is a Heat Pump and How Does It Work?

February 14, 2019

There are many different names and types of heat pumps, but they can all be categorized as one of three different types: air source, water source, or geothermal.

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Anatomy of a Furnace

January 27, 2019

Furnaces keep you warm and cleanse the air you breathe. Whether you know it or not, they’re a big part of your life. But have you ever asked yourself, “How does my furnace work?” If so, lucky for you, here’s a quick rundown of what happens when your furnace is on. Ignition Similar to a…

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Thermostats 101

January 20, 2019

What are thermostats? Thermostats are the brains of the HVAC system. They facilitate heating and cooling so the temperature in your house is where you want it to be. How do they work? When you set the desired temperature on the thermostat, it sends signals to your HVAC system. Your HVAC system then produces bursts…

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Do I Need a New Furnace?

January 15, 2019

We’re glad you asked! Furnaces, as you probably know, don’t last forever. And they can be a burden to replace, often for financial reasons. Unfortunately, at a certain point, your furnace may actually be costing you more in repairs than it would cost to replace it. If you’ve noticed any of these symptoms, you may…

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The Benefits of Better Indoor Air Quality

January 1, 2018

POOR AIR QUALITY AFFECTS YOUR HEALTH It can be hard to be confident in the quality of the air we breathe when we are constantly surrounded by toxins on an everyday basis. It is alarming to note that, according to the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), indoor air is 2-5 times (up to 500%)…

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Breathe Easier With Air Scrubber Plus®

December 15, 2017

INTRODUCING AIR SCRUBBER PLUS® If you’ve been following our blog and newsletter, you know that we’re all about indoor air quality (IAQ). Indoor air quality is important – not only for easier breathing, but for your overall health. Common solutions to air quality control (such as changing your HVAC filters, vacuuming and dusting on a…

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Why You Shouldn't Put Off Your Fall Heating Tune-Up

October 15, 2017

Being Proactive With Your HVAC System As summer comes to an end and cooler weather approaches, now is the best time to schedule your fall heating tune-up. Regular HVAC maintenance not only keeps your heating and cooling appliances clean, it also increases their efficiency and reliability over the long term. When you schedule a fall…

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Don't Let Air Leaks Cost You Money

September 15, 2017

What’s the Probability of an Air Leak in Your Home? Heating and Cooling is the largest energy expense for a typical home in the U.S. In fact, the Department of Energy estimates that heating and cooling accounts for more than half of the energy use in most homes? Warm air leaking into your home during the summer and out…

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Albritton Heating & Air proudly provides HVAC service to Carolina Beach, Hampstead, Kure Beach, Leland, Rocky Point, Shallotte, Wilmington, Wrightsville Beachand the surrounding communities. Visit our service area page for more coverage details, call us at 910-792-6111, or request service online today.