HVAC and Public Health

HVAC and Public Health

HVAC and Public Health Contact Us In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, people are becoming much more aware of public health. With most of the country on stay-at-home orders, it is more important than ever to make sure that our immediate environments are safe....
Mini-Split Systems

Mini-Split Systems

What is a Mini-Split AC? Nearly every home in the world requires some form of climate control, whether it be for heating or cooling. Central air conditioning and large heating furnaces are used in many applications, but they require expensive units and infrastructure....
Why You Need HVAC Surge Protectors

Why You Need HVAC Surge Protectors

Why You Need HVAC Surge Protectors You plug your computer into a surge protector, but did you know your HVAC unit needs one, too? Small electrical surges happen all the time, and most often you won’t even know that it’s happening. They are generally not dangerous, nor...
Improving Air Quality for Family Health

Improving Air Quality for Family Health

Improving Air Quality for Family Health Improving Air Quality for Family Health Poor indoor air quality is fairly common. From cleaners to burned food and beauty products, there are thousands of contaminants being breathed in and out every day. These particles have...
COVID-19 UPDATE

COVID-19 UPDATE

COVID-19 UPDATE To the Carolina Comfort Family As we continue to monitor the impact of COVID-19 we here at Carolina Comfort Inc. wanted to inform all of you about the precautionary measures we have taken to help reduce the spread of the Coronavirus. We will continue...
What are heat strips?

What are heat strips?

What are heat strips? If you have an electric heat pump, during the course of your fall preventative maintenance  you may have overheard the technician say that he tested the “heat strips” and wondered what they were talking about? Well wonder no more! “Electric heat...
Why Winter Makes Indoor Air Quality Worse

Why Winter Makes Indoor Air Quality Worse

Why Winter Makes Indoor Air Quality Worse Winter is here, and so is cold and flu season, unfortunately. If you’re like me, you tend to stay indoors in the winter, bundled up from the cold and winter weather, but have you ever noticed that often, the more time we spend...
How do you size a commercial HVAC system?

How do you size a commercial HVAC system?

How do you size a commercial HVAC system? Purchasing a new heating and cooling unit for a home is one thing, but purchasing one for a commercial building is quite another. Just like with buying an air conditioner for a house/residential property, there are certain...
Why does my HVAC smell musty?

Why does my HVAC smell musty?

Why does my HVAC smell musty? It could happen to you.  It definitely happened to me long before I began my “illustrious” career in heating and air.  I remember it clearly, it was one of those times of the year when Mother Nature couldn’t make up her mind and decide...