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4 Ways a Humidifier Can Help Keep You Healthier and More Comfortable This Winter

12.07.2017 - Wilson's Refrigeration and AC Service

By improving your indoor air quality (http://www.wilsonref.com/residential-products/indoor-air-quality) with a humidifier, you can be much more comfortable this winter. A humidifier can also help improve your health, too. Here are some of the ways: Better Skin When air is cold, it can't hold as much moisture. This is why it's so muggy during the summer but not in the winter. For those who hate humidity, this is nice. But for those who suffer from dry skin, the winter season can be extremely uncomfortable. With less moisture in the air, dry skin can become a severe problem. By using a h ..

3 Tips for Keeping Your Office Cozy All Winter

11.23.2017 - Wilson's Refrigeration and AC Service

Eliminate the worries of keeping your office cozy all winter with a maintenance agreement (http://www.wilsonref.com/preventative-maintenance) from your commercial heating and air conditioning provider. Such agreements can save you money and worry because they offer priority service, quick response time, discounts, and lower labor costs. Here are three tips you can use to keep your office comfortable for both employees and customers: 1. Ensure your HVAC system gets a solid inspection before it gets too cold. When your system needs to switch to or from heating and cooling is when yo ..

5 Easy Tips for Improving Your Indoor Air Quality This Fall

11.09.2017 - Wilson's Refrigeration and AC Service

Whether you are looking to improve the indoor air quality (http://www.wilsonref.com/heating-and-air-conditioning) of your home or business, turning your attention to your HVAC system is the way to go. An efficiently functioning HVAC system equipped with the right options can transform indoor air quality, making it a healthier environment for everyone. This is especially important during fall and winter when people are more likely to spend more time indoors. These five tips will help: 1. Have an HVAC technician do a fall inspection of your system to ensure that it is running optimally ..

3 Factors That May Be Affecting the Efficiency of Your HVAC Unit

10.19.2017 - Wilson's Refrigeration and AC Service

Understanding the factors affect your heating and air conditioning unit will help you to achieve improved energy efficiency (http://www.wilsonref.com/) in your home or business. Most of these factors are well within your power to change to achieve better energy efficiency. The Age of Your HVAC Unit Older heating and air conditioning units do not have the same energy efficiency as newer models. Minimum SEER (Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio) was not as stringent on HVAC systems built before January 23, 2006. If you have an older unit, your energy bills might reach up to 30% higher than ..

4 Furnace Noises and What to Do to Stop Those Spooky Sounds

10.05.2017 - Wilson's Refrigeration and AC Service

You should expect some noise from most heating units, but when those furnace noises (http://www.wilsonref.com/) go beyond gentle humming, you may need to get it checked out professionally or do a little troubleshooting of your own. We've identified four furnace noises you may hear and what you can do to stop those spooky sounds. Whining or Squealing Noises High-pitched noises, such as whining or squealing, can be the result of several things: The shaft bearings need oiling. The blower motor is malfunctioning and needs repair or replacement. The blower belt may be fraying, loose ..

3 Home HVAC Troubleshooting Tips That Could Help You in a Pinch

9.27.2017 - Wilson's Refrigeration and AC Service

Discover home heating and air conditioning troubleshooting tips that are sure to help you out when you face problems with your system. When you are facing issues with your home heating and air conditioning (http://www.wilsonref.com/heating-and-air-conditioning), knowing some troubleshooting tips can get you out of a jam. Understanding the most common and easily remedied issues with HVAC systems can get you back up and running in no time. We created a list of the best and easiest tips you need to know before you call the professionals: Check the breaker. Sometimes, especially when ba ..

3 Ways Duct Sealing can Reduce Your Fall Allergy Symptoms and Help You Save Money

9.13.2017 - Wilson's Refrigeration and AC Service

Duct sealing (http://www.wilsonref.com/heating-and-air-conditioning/duct-sealing) increases your home’s energy efficiency and improves indoor air quality, thus easing your fall allergies. Duct sealing is a wise investment for your home, one that can substantially reduce your fall allergy symptoms and help save you money on the cost of cooling and heating your home. Many duct systems, especially in older homes, are not as carefully sealed as they could be. This leads to inefficiencies in your HVAC system, which translate to poor home air quality, costly energy bills, and a system  ..

3 Proven Benefits of Commercial Maintenance

8.23.2017 - Wilson's Refrigeration and AC Service

Maintenance agreements (http://www.wilsonref.com/preventative-maintenance/commercial-plans) for your commercial heating and air conditioning needs can help your business in a variety of ways. By putting your HVAC maintenance in the hands of the professionals, you can minimize interruptions. When you need assistance, you get it fast thanks to priority service. A commercial maintenance agreement delivers multiple proven benefits for your business. Here are three major benefits to consider: 1. Maintenance Agreements Prevent Problems With a maintenance agreement for your commercial needs, ..

12 Back to School Energy Saving Tips

8.09.2017 - Wilson's Refrigeration and AC Service

With back to school time and the expenses that go with it around the corner, paired with the fact that it is the hottest time of the year, it makes sense to consider back to school tips on energy efficiency and saving. We have found the best tips for energy saving that you can put to work right away. Energy Efficiency and Your HVAC System Your HVAC system is easily the biggest user of energy in your home. These tips can help you lower the cost of cooling: Set temperatures as high as you can during warm months. Set your programmable thermostat to a higher temperature while you ar ..

5 Foolproof Tips for Reducing Your Cooling Costs This Summer

7.26.2017 - Wilson's Refrigeration and AC Service

If you have concerns about cooling costs (http://www.wilsonref.com/preventative-maintenance) this summer, you're not alone. Easily one of the biggest bills homeowners face every summer is the cost of keeping the house comfortably cool. However, there are things you can do to help your heating and air conditioning unit do its job, saving money at the same time. Here are five tips to help you keep A/C costs under control when the South Carolina heat is on: Close the Drapes Keep the drapes and blinds in your home closed on hot summer days to prevent heat buildup. This will keep the  ..

No one looks forward to replacing an HVAC unit, but Wilson’s and crew were as helpful as they could be. They were in and out in less than a day, and our new system is fantastic. I can’t believe how much better it performs compared to our old one. My power bills are noticeably lower, too!

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