HVACThe last thing you want to do during your free time is to worry about your HVAC system at home. Fortunately, you can hire HVAC contractors to help you out. These experts know that informed purchase decisions, regular maintenance, as well as trusted technicians are important in making sure that you and your family always feel comfortable at home.

You don’t have to know everything but having a foundational knowledge could make HVAC decisions in the long run less difficult than they might seem. Save yourself a lot of time and worry by reading through these top questions that most homeowners bring up about their HVAC system at home. These FAQs will make you think about the basics so once the time comes that you need the advice of a professional HVAC contractor about your unit, you know where you can turn to.


Will your home warranty cover your HVAC system?

Although the homeowner policy commonly covers the home’s actual structure, there’s typically an extra home warranty available that would cover appliances like those required for your heating and cooling unit. Some research delving into the specifics of the home warranty that’s offered by your realtor would be important in making the appropriate decision.

Do you need to replace your HVAC system?

The majority of HVAC Myrtle Beach units generally have a life expectancy of between 14 and 16 years. Fixing a unit is an option however, it is suggested that you spend less than 50% of the new system’s cost on fixing the old one. You should also take into account the Seasonal Energy Efficient Ration or SEER or energy efficiency  of your unit would also assist you in making the best decision.

How often do you need to maintain your HVAC unit?

Just like all the other things you have at home, your HVAC unit will perform much better and last a lot longer by maintaining it regularly. We suggest that you make a habit of booking maintenance appointments every year and ahead of the heating and cooling seasons so that your HVAC contractor from DuctWorks Heating and Cooling, Inc. could check the heating and air conditioning units and deal with the central air duct cleaning.

What needs to be done if there’s humidity or condensation issues?

The best relative humidity in a residential property must be between 30% and 50%. Humidity levels that are more than or less than that threaten to lead to mold or other health problems. There are various options, like a humidifier or modulating system, to assist in monitoring and regulating in house humidity.

Where can you find rebates when you’re ready to upgrade your HVAC system?

When you consider your options, always remember that high efficiency systems tend to have higher upfront costs however, lower operating costs, and might qualify for extra rebates.

If you have any issues with your HVAC unit, don’t hesitate to call DuctWorks Heating and Cooling, Inc.

DuctWorks Heating and Cooling, Inc.
303 Main St
North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582
(843) 427-7411