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April 10, 2013

There's no denying it's springtime in Charlotte. The weather is simply gorgeous and things are budding and blooming. Of course, eveything is also dusted in a fine thin coat ...

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It may be the Thermostat!

April 08, 2013

If your house is not staying as warm or cool as it should, you may have a problem with your thermostat....

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Do it Yourself A/C Maintenance Tips

April 01, 2013

Air Conditioning season is close at hand. Where it is always a good idea to get an annual tuneup for your system by an HVAC professional,...

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Getting to Know Your HVAC System

March 27, 2013

Everyone knows their HVAC system keeps them warm in winter and cool in the spring. But, if you want to save money on your power bill, learning more about your system may help...

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What to Look for When Hiring an HVAC Contractor

March 20, 2013

How comfortable you are going to be in your home largely depends on your HVAC system. Taking care of that system isn't something you want to turn over to someone who is not co...

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Understanding MERV Ratings

March 18, 2013

MERV stands for minimum efficiency rating value and is used to rate the ability of an air conditioning filter to remove dust from the air as it passes through the filter....

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Breathe Better with a UV Germiciadal Light

March 15, 2013

The best germicidal control for your home is a UV light. Unlike other purification systems designed to remove particulant matter from your home, a UV light actually kills mol...

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Don't Get Hot, Get Ready

March 13, 2013

Yesterday was a hint of the hot weather coming soon. Often we don't get a Spring in Charlotte; we just jump from Winter right into Summer....

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Repair or Replace? This is the question!

March 11, 2013

When is it time you should buy a new air conditioning system? This is an important decision. No homeowner wants to keep throwing money at an old AC this season, only to have...

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Do You Have Leaky Air Ducts?

March 07, 2013

Duct work is designed to move air from the furnace, air conditioner or heat pump through out your home. Typically duct work functions fine, however problems can occur....

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Are you Breathing Dirty Air?

March 04, 2013

It's shocking to consider, but the air inside your home is up to 5 times more contaminiated than the outside air. We bring pollen in on our shoes and clothes and even obsessi...

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Tighten Your Belt and Save Energy and Money

March 01, 2013

I write a lot about the importance of maintaining your HVAC equipment. Properly functioning equipment means lower utility bills and increased comfort....

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What Does a High Efficiency Motor Mean for You?

February 28, 2013

Many HVAC systems, especially ones installed 12 or more years ago, use low-efficiency motors. These motors have just one or two speeds and will engage only when the temperatu...

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Do You Have a Frozen Heat Pump?

February 18, 2013

We've just had some winter weather so you may want to take a look at your heat pump. It's normal to notice some frost or ice has accumilated on your unit's outdoor coils this...

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Happy Valentines Day!

February 15, 2013

Today is Valentines Day and if you are like me, your mind is on chocolate. I am not much of a baker, but the recipe below is very simple and mouth watering....

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Building a New Home? Check This Out!

February 11, 2013

If you're building a new home or office, don't overlook a hidden feature like your heating and cooling system because it may end up costing you down the road....

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Want to Avoid an Expensive Service Call?

February 07, 2013

HVAC service calls can be expensive and they are almost always unplanned. The easiest and way to avoid an expensive service call is to keep your equipment maintained by enrol...

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Why Should You Invest in a Whole Home Humidifier Instead of a Portable Unit?

February 04, 2013

Humidifiers are a blessing in winter when moisture is scarce. They help eliminate dry skin, lips and noses. They also help us avoid scratchy throats, static electricity, crac...

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Thinking About Remodeling?

January 31, 2013

These days, many people are making the decision to remodel the house they live in rather than buying a new home...

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Do You Have a Carbon Monoxide Leak?

January 28, 2013

MTB Heating and Air is very concerned about carbon monoxide safety and we want you to be too. Carbon monoxide is an unavoidable by- product of burning any fuel....

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