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3 Health Benefits for Using Your AC While Sleeping

July 30, 2021

A major part of your health relies on getting a good night’s sleep. That’s why it’s not just important to run your air conditioner during the hot summer days. You also need to keep your home comfortably cool at night as well.

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AC mold

Do Air Conditioners Eliminate Mold?

June 30, 2021

At Quality Service Company, we’re often asked, “Do air conditioners kill off mold?” This is a common misconception. A properly maintained and functioning air conditioner (AC) can decrease the likelihood of mold growth. This is because it acts as a humidity balancer. But if mold forms, the air conditioner can’t prevent it from growing. This is why it’s important to occasionally examine your ducts for any leakage, which can cause mold. The spores from the mold can circulate through the vents and cause your lungs to become irritated, especially if your suffer from allergies.

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ac purchasing mistakes

Common AC Purchasing Mistakes to Avoid

June 15, 2021

When it’s time to invest in a major home appliance like an air conditioner (AC), you want to be well informed. The good news is technology has made it easy to gather a great deal of information in a short period of time. The bad news is there are so many makes and models of air conditioners available, the entire process can get quickly overwhelming.

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spring money-saving tips

Spring Money-Saving Tips

May 10, 2021

Everyone loves to save money, and it’s a good idea to review different aspects of your budget now and again to see if there are more opportunities you have missed in the past. In the springtime, considering how you can reduce your energy bills is always a great idea.

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why do I need ac maintenance now?

Why Do I Need AC Maintenance Now?

April 19, 2021

An air conditioner (AC), just like a car, needs regular maintenance and service to run efficiently. At Quality Service Company, we recommend getting your air conditioning unit serviced and cleaned at least once a year. The optimum time is in the spring to ensure your system will run with the most efficiency during the hottest summer months. You need to be able to rely on your air conditioner for your comfort here in Florence.

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ac allergies

Is Your AC Helping With Your Allergy Symptoms?

March 29, 2021

Seasonal allergies are a burden for many. Air conditioners, or ACs, when properly maintained can noticeably reduce symptoms for allergy sufferers. Air filters catch pollen, dust, and other irritants, producing higher-quality air. Air conditioners also act as humidity regulators, easing allergy symptoms. Quality Service Company is proud to help you here in Florence, SC, breathe easier.

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Air duct in home showing if air conditioners eliminate mold.

Do Air Conditioners Eliminate Mold?

August 31, 2020

Your air conditioner (AC) can do several things––keep your South Carolina home’s indoor air cooler than outdoor temperatures, help to keep indoor airborne allergens at bay, and help keep your home’s humidity low. But one thing it can’t do is kill mold.

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Air Conditioner on outside of home working properly and not showing any of the top causes of AC failure.

Top Causes of AC Failure

August 17, 2020

It’s the first really hot day of summer when open windows, sun-blocking shades, and the ceiling fans just can’t cut it anymore. You resign yourself to finally turning on your air conditioner (AC)—only to find it blowing warm air, making funny noises, or simply not cooperating at all. It’s a scenario we all dread, and one that our professionals at Quality Service Company want to prevent.

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Technician making sure a window is sealed properly as part of the heat gain prevention tips we provided for your home.

Heat Gain Prevention Tips

July 23, 2020

Looking to keep heat out of your home and conserve your cool indoor air? Our team wants to help keep your household cool this summer.

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man not able to sleep at night because his air conditioner is making noise.

Why Is My Air Conditioner Making Noise?

July 16, 2020

It’s normal for your air conditioner to create some noise when running—that simply means it’s working. Although older units are typically louder than newer ones, all air conditioning noises are not the same.
Despite your air conditioner’s age, any sound coming from the unit can still be bothersome. If your air conditioner is producing an unusual sound, that could mean trouble.

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