864.578.7575

Boiling Springs - Heating & Air

Keep Up With The Big Dawg

  • Water Heaters or Ticking Time Bomb? You choose.
    14 October 2019

    Water Heaters or Ticking Time Bomb? You choose.

    Your home’s water heater and HVAC system have a good bit in common. Both are appliances most people forget they even have and don’t think about until they stop working properly or break. They also both require regular service in order to ensure the highest level of safety and efficiency. There are 3 different types ...

  • Fall Allergy Solutions
    13 September 2019

    Fall Allergy Solutions

    Ahhh. Fall.. Cooler weather. Crisp air. Less humidity. Leaves. Football. Allergies… Wait.. what? That’s right. Autumn is actually one of the worst times of the year for seasonal allergies. As the summer humidity begins to lessen, the drier air gives way to the release of ragweed pollen. According to WebMD, 75% of people who suffer ...

  • Drip.. Drip.. Drip..
    26 August 2019

    Drip.. Drip.. Drip..

    As your home’s HVAC system runs, it creates a lot of condensation. As it draws in air from inside your house and cools/dehumidifies it, moisture builds up on your coils. The system is designed to where that excessive water drips off the coils and into a drip pan underneath your system. As that pan fills ...

  • HVAC and Pet Care
    02 August 2019

    HVAC and Pet Care

    We love our pets today more than ever before. Our culture obsesses over dog and cat videos on social media, memes with cats in them, etc. Some people seem to value animals’ lives more than other human beings, and will go to great lengths make sure their pet is more well taken care of than ...

  • Coils: The Most Important Part of Your System You Didn’t Know About
    12 July 2019

    Coils: The Most Important Part of Your System You Didn’t Know About

    You may not know much about HVAC system components, but you probably at least know the basics. Heat pumps, compressors, thermostats, drain lines, refrigerant, etc. But the most important part of your system are ones you don’t really see – coils. HVAC systems have 2 different types of coil in them that both play an ...

  • Sneezin’ Season is here!
    29 March 2019

    Sneezin’ Season is here!

    Ah.. ah.. ahhh.. choo! *sniffles* Sorry.. It’s that wonderful time of year again! No.. Not college football season (sadly..) It’s allergy season. Or, as I personally like to call it, “sneezin’ season.” Here are some interesting facts for you: 30% of adults and 40% of children in the US suffer from allergies. More than 50 ...

  • How Much is Your System Costing You?
    18 January 2019

    How Much is Your System Costing You?

    It’s no secret that an HVAC system is an investment very similar to a car. They come with a pricetag on them. Most of them (excluding the cost of labor and markup charged by your contractor) run anywhere between $2,500 and $5,000. So, it goes without saying, to most consumers, it is an investment that ...

  • Home Winterization: Tips and Tricks
    09 November 2018

    Home Winterization: Tips and Tricks

    Well, it took until the first week of November, but the first freeze of the season is coming this weekend here in the upstate of South Carolina. Temps are supposed to drop to lows in the upper 20s and low 30s all weekend. Makes you want to grab a heavy blanket and curl up with ...

  • Fall/Winter Tuneup and Maintenance
    28 September 2018

    Fall/Winter Tuneup and Maintenance

    It’s nearly that awkward time of year where you don’t know if you want to turn the heat on or tough out the morning chill. Well, what if you get home from the game on a chilly evening to discover that your heat has stopped working or wake to find more than just your floor ...

  • Dryer Vent Cleaning: Facts and Tips
    20 July 2018

    Dryer Vent Cleaning: Facts and Tips

    Have you ever had this happen to you? One day, you are doing laundry, dreading the thought of having to fold all those socks and undies once they’re dry. The time comes when you hear the dryer make the dreaded buzz, signaling it is time to pull those socks and boxers out and start folding ...