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HVAC Ways to Go Green in Your Home

March 27, 2020

Going green is all the rage. And it’s understandable why. We all have a responsibility to care for the world around us for future generations. You probably already take at least small steps to do things like reduce, reuse, and recycle. Our team at Quality Service Company wants to provide some heating, ventilation, and air…

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Freezing Up?

August 27, 2019

A freeze up is when a layer of ice forms on the outside of your air conditioning unit. It can look a bit disconcerting, but don’t panic. It’s fixable. Whether you have a central air system or a window unit, the causes and effects, as well as the solutions, are the same.

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How to Protect Your AC From Storms

August 2, 2019

Our professionals at Quality Service Company want you to have a reliable air conditioning system before, during, and after a storm. Here are some tips on helping you protect your air conditioner investment.

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FAQs About the New AC Regulations

July 16, 2019

Maybe you have already heard of the mandates set by US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regarding your home’s air conditioner refrigerant. Or maybe you haven’t.
Either way, since our Quality Service Company professionals are getting asked these questions more frequently from South Carolina homeowners, we thought sharing them and their answers may be beneficial to you.

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How to Save Money on Your Air Conditioning and Energy Bill this Summer

March 8, 2019

Here in Florence, air conditioning is crucial for comfort during the summer months! Check out our advice on how to cut AC energy costs while keeping cool…

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What Does SEER Mean?

September 19, 2018

When it comes to your air conditioner (A/C), a common term used in the HVAC business that you’re likely to see everywhere is your air conditioner’s SEER. But what exactly is SEER?

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How to Choose Between Quotes for Your New Air Conditioner

August 10, 2018

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?

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Common Air Conditioning Problems

July 27, 2018

Air conditioning problems aren’t always predictable, but there are a few common problems that we see over and over again here in Florence, SC. Recognizing what they are might help you to fix the problem, or might simply help you understand what your HVAC technician is referring to when they provide solutions. Open Windows One…

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How Do I Know if I Need a New AC?

June 18, 2018

Air conditioning is crucial for comfort in your daily life here in Florence, SC. A well maintained AC unit, with yearly inspections and monthly filter changes, can last up to 10 or 15 years. So how do you know if you need repairs for your unit or if you need a replacement? 1. Age How…

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Why is My AC Blowing Hot Air?

May 16, 2018

What happens when you turn on your air conditioning unit and it blows hot or warm air? There are many reasons this might be happening. We want to keep you cool at Quality Service Company, so here are a few simple things that you can check before you call us or request service online. Check…

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