Air Conditioning Articles

Get Your Spring AC Maintenance Check

May 14, 2019
Schedule Service Reminder on clipboard on top of AC unit

An air conditioner, just like a car, needs regular maintenance and service to run efficiently. At Four Seasons Heating & Cooling, we recommend getting your air conditioning unit serviced and cleaned once a year. The optimum time is in the spring to ensure your unit will run with the most efficiency during the hottest summer…

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How Does Your Central Air Conditioner Cool Your Home?

April 17, 2019
Air Conditioner behind a bush in Beaufort, NC.

Aside from the professionals, like ours at Four Seasons Heating & Cooling, who really thinks about air conditioners and their components? Air conditioners keep your Beaufort, NC, home or business cool and comfy when the outside temperatures are high, and that’s all you really need to know, right? Well, air conditioners do so much more than just…

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What's in My Air Conditioner?

March 31, 2019
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Air conditioners keep your Beaufort home or business cool and comfy when the outside temperatures are high, and that’s all you really need to know, right?

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Ductless Air Conditioning

September 11, 2018
Ductless AC unit

Ductless air conditioning is a low-maintenance and affordable option to upgrading to a newer A/C unit when more cooling is needed inside your home.

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Central AC Basics

August 13, 2018
Man fixing a ductless AC.

What are the main parts of your central air system? How do air conditioning units work?

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How to Choose Between Quotes for Your New Air Conditioner

July 31, 2018
Person typing on a calculator to figure out their bill and budget for the month.

When you’re faced with replacing your air conditioner, it can be daunting. It seems there’s so much to know. And even when you have your standard three quotes from contractors, how do you know which one to pick? You may be tempted to simply choose the lowest bid, but don’t do it––at least until you’ve checked off our recommendations.

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How do I Prevent Heat Gain in My Home?

July 23, 2018
Man insulting a window in Beaufort, NC.

One way to save money this summer is by learning how to battle heat build-up, or heat gain, in your Beaufort, NC, home. By taking a few steps you can minimize the amount of heat that gets trapped inside.

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How to Save Money on Air Conditioning

May 24, 2018
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Here in Beaufort, NC, air conditioning is crucial for comfort during those hot summer months. Our advice might help cut air conditioning energy costs, while continuing to stay cool.

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Is it Normal for My Air Conditioner to Turn On and Off?

May 14, 2018
Thermostat on the wall showing 66 degrees

When an air conditioner turns on and off in rather quick successions, without running for longer periods, this is called short cycling. It’s fairly common, but when it happens it means there’s something wrong with the AC.

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Common Air Conditioning Purchasing Mistakes

April 26, 2018
Air conditioner and a furnace outside of a house in Beaufort, NC

Purchasing a new air conditioner can be a daunting task, but we’re here to help! Here are some common purchasing mistakes to avoid when buying a new air conditioning system in Beaufort, NC.

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