Martin Heat & Air Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Conway’

The Short Cycling Heat Pump—Why You Need It Fixed

Monday, February 19th, 2024

The heat pump is your household’s best friend when it comes to year-round comfort. But you might notice your heat pump doing something strange. It’s turning on and off much faster than usual, sometimes five to eight times per hour. This is called short cycling, and it’s not something you want to keep happening.

What Is Short-Cycling?

Short cycling in a heat pump refers to a situation where the system turns on and off more frequently than necessary to maintain the desired temperature in a home. Instead of completing a full heating or cooling cycle, the heat pump starts and stops rapidly, leading to inefficient operation and heavier wear and tear on the system.

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Why We Recommend Regular Duct Cleaning

Monday, February 5th, 2024

How often have you thought about scheduling duct cleaning in Conway, SC for your home? Probably not often. Ductwork is a part of the HVAC system of a home that tends to slip people’s minds.

But those ducts can get extremely dirty, and dirty ducts are bad news for several reasons. Today, we’ll look at why routine duct cleaning is a great benefit to your home.

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