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Leaky Ducts & You

April 15, 2019

Ductwork is a hidden element that is crucial to your Statesville, NC, home’s comfort. Ductwork is the system by which warm or cool air circulates throughout your home. It is essential to have well maintained and cared for ductwork in your home. Most of it is hidden behind walls or in places that are not…

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Should I Schedule Maintenance for My Air Conditioner?

March 14, 2019

When the temperatures in Iredell County head to the top of the thermometer, it’s not the time for your air conditioner (AC) to be on the blink. Regular annual maintenance on your AC will go a long way in preventing that situation from happening. Just as your car requires regular maintenance to keep running smoothly…

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What Is Short Cycling?

February 28, 2019

Short cycling basically means that your furnace is turning on and off quickly and thus not providing the heat that your home needs. It can happen for a number of reasons. A furnace that is too big for your home is often the culprit. When your home heats too quickly, it also cools down too…

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6 Ways Your Furnace Keeps You Safe

February 13, 2019

Your fuel-burning furnace has a number of mechanisms allowing it to run safely and effectively. These features prevent fires and protect your indoor air quality (IAQ). They also work to prevent internal errors from damaging large portions of your furnace. From our team here at Griffin Heating & Air Conditioning, here are six ways your…

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5 Ways to Increase Your HVAC’s Efficiency

January 29, 2019

Nobody likes to waste money. But you may be doing just that if you are not paying attention to the efficiency of your Mooresville, NC, home’s HVAC system. If it’s not running at its highest efficiency, you are paying more for your energy than you could be, thereby spending money unnecessarily. At Griffin Heating &…

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What Are the Signs I Need a New Furnace?

January 7, 2019

A new furnace is a big investment and can be a heavy cost for any homeowner. It may be hard to make the decision to replace your current furnace, but every furnace will need to be replaced at some point in a home’s life. How do you know when it is time to say goodbye…

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What Does AFUE Mean?

December 21, 2018

While an air conditioner’s efficiency is measured by its SEER (Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio) rating, an electric or gas- or oil-fired furnace’s efficiency is measured by its AFUE, or Average Fuel Utilization Efficiency. This standard measurement is given in percentages, letting you know how much of your fuel is actually used to heat your home…

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Why Is My Thermostat Blank?

December 17, 2018

It’s an “Oh no!” moment when you approach your home’s thermostat and see its screen is blank. Is it serious? Does it mean your furnace, heat pump, or air conditioning is broken? Not necessarily. In fact, most of the time, it’s something minor and can be easily fixed. Here are some of the most frequent…

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Why Is My Heat Pump Making Loud Noises?

November 30, 2018

Heat pumps can be expected to make some noise. However, unusually loud noises point to a problem. If your system is reaching decibels impossible to ignore, you should turn it off to prevent further damages. Then give Griffin Heating & Air Conditioning a call at 704-873-1749 to schedule a repair visit. We’ll be able to…

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What’s That Smell Coming From My Furnace?

November 21, 2018

If your furnace is producing a strange scent, you should always treat it with caution. While the cause for the odor may be benign, it could just as easily be harmful to inhale. When in doubt, always open windows to ensure ventilation, and evacuate your home. For your convenience and protection, our Griffin Heating &…

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