Premier Heating and Air Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Dublin’

Breathe Easier in the New Year with Duct Services

Monday, January 1st, 2024
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The holiday season is behind us and it’s time to look forward to the New Year. Whether you make New Year’s resolutions or not, it’s a time of year when people naturally think about making positive changes.

Perhaps the most common resolutions have to do with health. Some people set big goals for themselves while others may simply resolve to use their smartphones less or work at getting more quality sleep. No matter what your health-related resolution is, it all starts with the air quality in your home.

So why not make a resolution to pay attention to an often overlooked home comfort system—your ductwork. After all, it is the “V” in HVAC: ventilation. Here’s how our duct services can help you breathe easier in the New Year.

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Repair or Replace: When Is a Heating Repair Not Worth It?

Monday, December 18th, 2023
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For most people, it’s human nature to want to keep something around for as long as it’s running. Whether it’s a car or a computer, so long as it’s still working, you’re willing to keep it around even though its performance isn’t nearly as good as it used to be.

When you think about it, it doesn’t make much sense to keep a gas-guzzling car that’s always in the shop around. Or a computer that’s so slow you spend more time doing basic tasks than you would with a new one. The same can be said for a heating system. 

Heating systems are one of those things where you’re making do with it even though your home comfort is suffering and your utility bills are going up and up. Furnaces have had some remarkable advances in technology in the last 10 years or so that make getting a new one especially appealing. 

So how do you know when to replace an old furnace vs repairing it? Let’s take a look at when a heating repair isn’t worth it and it’s time to pull the plug on that old, outdated furnace.

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Will Your Heating System Make It Through the Winter?

Monday, November 6th, 2023

It’s true here in Georgia, you don’t use your heating system nearly as much as your air conditioner. But that doesn’t mean it doesn’t get cold enough that you can go without a reliable heating system over the winter. 

Not using your system as much is also one of the main reasons why homeowners procrastinate thinking about heating installation in Dublin, GA. Perhaps you know it’s problematic and are hoping it’ll last for another winter.

But if you suspect that you’ll need a new HVAC system installed, it’s best to at least start planning for it now. That way, you won’t find yourself with a broken-down furnace on the coldest day of the year. So how do you really know when it’s time for a new heating system? Let’s look at these factors now. 

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Benefits of Late Season AC Installation

Monday, September 25th, 2023

We’re officially into the fall season. However, there’s no sign that it’ll be cooling down any time soon. By now, you have a good idea of how well your AC performed over the summer. If your AC is outdated and didn’t do a great job of keeping you cool, now’s a good time to think about air conditioning installation.

You might be thinking that you can put this off until next spring. However, there are many advantages to getting a new air conditioner now. Not only will you save money, but you’ll be ready for unexpected hot weather. Let’s go over the benefits of late-season AC installation.

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5 Common Thermostat Problems

Monday, August 14th, 2023
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When something’s amiss with the temperature in your home, most homeowners assume that something is wrong with their HVAC system. However, there are certain things that can go wrong that can be attributed to the system’s thermostat.

The thermostat is like the “brain” of your HVAC system, controlling the whole system. So it makes sense that when things go awry, the brain behind the system could be the cause. Even if you have a “smart” thermostat, sometimes things go wrong that cause them to be not-so-smart.

Let’s take a look at 5 things that can go wrong with your HVAC system’s thermostat and what that problem would look like in your home. That way, you can call us for thermostat repair in Dublin, GA when something’s up.

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These AC Noises Mean You Need AC Repair

Monday, June 19th, 2023
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The official first day of summer is almost here and we’ve already experienced some summer-like temperatures that might’ve already taxed your AC system. It looks like it’s going to be a blazing hot summer, which means you need to get a jump on AC repair as soon as you’re aware of a problem. 

To do so, you need to know the signs that your AC is in trouble. Luckily, it’ll let you know by making a hoot and a holler when something’s up. Let’s go over the types of atypical noises you may hear from your AC that means it’s time to give us a call. 

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Have You Upgraded To A Smart Thermostat Yet?

Monday, May 8th, 2023

These days, it seems like there’s a lot of smart technology that’s designed to make our lives better and easier. Just about everyone has a smartphone. But not all homeowners have converted to a smart thermostat installation in Dublin, GA yet.

There are many benefits to smart and Wi-Fi thermostats. If your existing thermostat is outdated, let’s go over the benefits of upgrading it. Also, if you’re due to replace your HVAC system or replaced it recently, it’s recommended that you upgrade your thermostat at the same time. Let’s go over the many ways a smart thermostat can improve your home comfort.

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Spring AC Maintenance Checklist

Friday, March 24th, 2023
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You’ve probably heard the saying, “March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb.” This idiom is supposed to illustrate that the month of March usually starts off with cold, inclement weather but that by the end of the month, the weather is supposed to be mild, like a lamb.

Well, whoever made that up obviously didn’t live in Georgia. We’ve already had some hot, humid days that haven’t felt mild at all. You’ve undoubtedly made the abrupt switch to using your air conditioner already and have likely neglected AC maintenance in Dublin, GA. That’s why we’ve created this checklist of spring AC maintenance so you can be sure your air conditioner will see you through what looks to be a hot, sweltering summer ahead.

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Late Season Furnace Maintenance Tips

Monday, February 13th, 2023

Spring is just around the corner and that means you’ll soon be making the transition from using your furnace to using your air conditioner if you haven’t done so already. But just because you’ll be using your furnace less doesn’t mean it’s okay to neglect furnace maintenance in Dublin, GA. 

The promise of warmer weather often inspires homeowners to tackle those home maintenance tasks they’ve been neglecting. Your furnace deserves some TLC after working hard to keep your home warm for the last few months. Here are some late-season maintenance tasks you can do to help ensure your furnace gets you through the rest of winter and prepare it for next season.

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How To Avoid Furnace Repairs This Season

Monday, December 19th, 2022
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The first day of winter is almost here. With the temperate weather we’ve been having, this might come as a surprise to Georgia residents. In fact, this will be the third winter in a row we’ve experienced a La Niña pattern which usually means drier and warmer weather.

Although our heating season is shorter compared to our neighbors to the north, you want your furnace to be in tip-top shape when you start relying on it regularly. How confident are you in your furnace’s ability to provide uninterrupted service throughout the upcoming months?

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