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June 17, 2021
If you live in eastern North Carolina, you’ve probably uttered the phrase, “It’s not the heat, it’s the humidity.” When walking outside during the summer months, we are immediately greeted by a wall of hot, humid air. This extra moisture in the air, humidity, is not something we want to feel in our homes. Air… View Article


May 27, 2021
May is National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month, and peak season for those affected by asthma and allergies. According to the World Health Organization, air in the average home can be up to eight times more polluted than outdoor air. Indoor air is made up of outdoor air, plus all the pollutants and allergens generated… View Article


April 8, 2021
Spring is in full swing, and for many folks that means it’s the season to give the house a thorough “spring cleaning.” Spring cleaning is the perfect time to dust off and shine up those areas of your home that are often overlooked. Remember, the components of your home’s HVAC system need cleaning too. To… View Article


March 18, 2021
The HVAC system in your commercial property is probably the biggest and most important investment. Think about it, if your heat or air conditioning were to malfunction, it could bring a stop to business! Knowing when it is time for a replacement and planning ahead, can save you from stress and allow you to prepare… View Article


February 24, 2021
Valentine’s Day may be over, but that doesn’t mean we can’t show love and appreciation for things in our life all year long! Why not show some love to your HVAC system. After all, if you care for your heating and air conditioning unit it will return the favor by running smoothly and that’s something… View Article


January 12, 2021
A new year means new resolutions! Why not make ones that protect and preserve one of your biggest home investments? Implementing these good habits can help maintain your HVAC system. Your home’s heating and cooling system often gets neglected and isn’t really thought of until there is a problem. Let’s change that in 2021! Be… View Article


December 1, 2020
It’s finally the holiday season! And after the year we’ve all had it’s about time to have some Christmas cheer. But, before you start decking the halls, take a look at these tips from all of us here at Advance Mechanical Heating & Air Conditioning.   Pick a Safe Place for the Tree Make sure… View Article


November 24, 2020
Ready or not, cooler weather has arrived in eastern North Carolina. If you’re a Pitt or Beaufort County resident, chances are you’ve had your heat on for a couple of weeks now. In the interest of keeping you cozy and safe this winter, we’ve put together a home heating safety guide full of information to… View Article


October 13, 2020
Winter is quickly approaching here in eastern North Carolina, and if you haven’t already turned your heating system on, chances are you’ll need to soon. While the days are still warm enough, the temperatures are starting to drop at night. And, we all know that nothing is worse than waking up to a cold home…. View Article


September 22, 2020
Cooler weather is finally here. Which means, soon, you’ll be putting your HVAC to work to keep your home comfortable. You depend on your HVAC system all throughout the year, and with proper care it can last you 10 to 15 years. However, without proper care, it can have a much shorter lifespan. Eliminating a… View Article


August 12, 2020
It has been a hot summer here in eastern North Carolina. To add to the heat, we’ve had some extra humidity to go along with it. We all know that this heat, combined with the high levels of humidity, can make things pretty uncomfortable. When humidity is high it is harder to cool off because… View Article


July 22, 2020
We hear a lot about air pollution in the news. But, rarely do we consider the air within our own homes. Here at Advance Mechanical Heating & Air Conditioning, we’re on a mission to educated homeowners in Pitt and Beaufort counties about the importance of their indoor air quality. The startling truth, according to the… View Article


June 17, 2020
The scorching eastern North Carolina summer heat is quickly approaching. Sweating through the summer sure gets old. Your air conditioner works hard to keep you and your home cool. To help your system accomplish this difficult job (and not increase your energy bill), we’ve got a few hot tips to help you stay cool this… View Article


May 18, 2020
Purchasing a new HVAC system can seem intimidating, but Advance Mechanical Heating and Air Conditioning is here to help and make the process as easy as possible! We’ve put together a list of everything you need to know before you buy your new system. Prepare The first step is to prepare. Of course, you need… View Article


April 30, 2020
The air in our home may contain millions of particles, most so small they are impossible to see. No matter how clean you keep your home, there will still be particles in the air that you continually breathe in. Your HVAC system circulates air through your home, which means mold, bacteria, and viruses can easily… View Article


April 8, 2020
Not only is clean air important, but it is essential to us all! But, with so much air pollution it can be hard to achieve clean air in your home. Did you know that, the EPA has found that indoor air can be anywhere from two to five times more polluted than outdoor air! Shocking,… View Article


March 24, 2020
At Advance Mechanical, the health and well being of our customers and community is our top priority! We understand the concern and uncertainty you may be experiencing surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19) and are committed to being responsive to the needs of our customers. We are taking the following measures to ensure everyone’s safety: To protect… View Article


March 23, 2020
It’s only March. So, is it too early for an air conditioning tune-up? Nope! Sure, you may not plan on turning on your air conditioning anytime soon. But there is no better time than now to start thinking about the hot, eastern North Carolina summer days to come. Now is the time to schedule your… View Article


February 6, 2020
Many people may wonder, is it really necessary to get my furnace inspected annually? What do the HVAC technicians do when they give my furnace a “tune-up”? These are great questions and we’re glad people are thinking about their heating systems. Some folks don’t think about it, that is until it breaks down! Here are… View Article


January 14, 2020
No matter how you heat your home, your energy bills can skyrocket during the winter. Don’t let bills eat up your budget this winter! The professionals at Advance Mechanical Heating & Air Conditioning in Greenville, NC have put together a list of the best ways to reduce your heating bills, while boosting the efficiency of… View Article


December 9, 2019
It’s the holiday season! And, gift giving season. But, what do you give the person that has everything? How about something unique that will keep giving all year long? Sign them up for Advance Mechanical’s Comfort Club Plan! We know this may sound like an odd gift at first. But, it’s actually thoughtful and practical…. View Article


November 6, 2019
Winter is coming! Are you ready? Is your home and heating system ready? If not, no need to worry! The experts at Advance Mechanical have put together a checklist of everything you need to know to make sure you and your family stay warm and cozy all season long. Clean and replace all air filters…. View Article


October 21, 2019
We all know that air filters are an important component of the HVAC system. But many people probably don’t realize that these cardboard-looking boxes full of fibers and pleated material actually affect several crucial areas of your indoor comfort and HVAC performance. So, for all of our friends, our team at Advance Mechanical Heating and… View Article


September 26, 2019
It’s time for us to bust a few common heating and air conditioning myths. There is a lot of misconception floating around about how an HVAC unit works in your home. It’s easy to believe these myths – especially when we think they are saving us money on our energy bills or helping our systems… View Article


August 27, 2019
Are you new to Greenville or Pitt County? Just bought your first home in eastern North Carolina? When you need heating and cooling services or repairs, choosing the right HVAC contractor for the job is the most important part of the process. We know it can be daunting. A simple “HVAC contractor near me” Google… View Article


July 22, 2019
Why should you care about your air? The answer is pretty obvious, especially in the heat of eastern North Carolina summers. We often take our home comfort for granted, until the AC system starts making strange noises or breaks down altogether. A key part of caring for your air is to make sure that your… View Article


June 18, 2019
By now, all of us here in eastern North Carolina have probably turned on the air conditioning unit in our homes. It started right up, and the house cooled off. But, is there now an unpleasant smell in your home? Does it seem to get worse when your HVAC unit cuts on? That smell could… View Article


May 23, 2019
Much of the population believes that the air inside their home is clean and healthy enough for their entire family to breath comfortably. Many feel a sense of security because, at home, you can shut the doors to the outside world and block out its many pollutants. Are you in that majority? Well, unfortunately your… View Article


April 10, 2019
In recent years, programmable thermostats have become more and more popular in homes and businesses across the nation – and it’s for good reason too! Making the simple switch from a manual thermostat to a programmable one offers many benefits to your home, your comfort, AND your wallet! 1. SAVINGS One of the biggest benefits… View Article


March 6, 2019
When it comes to finding a way to heat or cool rooms in your home, you might have visions of lugging out a heavy window unit. But, have you considered a ductless mini-split system? These ductless HVAC units are efficient and can provide continuous room comfort. The Basics: A mini split is comprised of two… View Article


February 7, 2019
Your thermostat plays a crucial role in maintaining the comfort of your home. It is especially important during the hot of summer and the cold of winter. After all, it is responsible for controlling your heating and cooling system to adjust the temperature in your home. One way to ensure that your heating and cooling… View Article


January 29, 2019
If you are a commercial property owner, you know the importance of planning ahead. As the new year gets underway, you may be thinking of improvements your building may require in 2019. Is replacing the HVAC in your commercial property on your list? Maybe you’re not sure. Here a few things to consider when evaluating… View Article


January 2, 2019
It’s a new year! Now is the ideal time to make a commitment to properly maintain your home’s HVAC system. It’s really simple, and Advance Mechanical Heating & Air Conditioning in Greenville, NC has made it even more simple. We’ve put together a list of 4 New Year’s resolutions perfect for your HVAC system. 1…. View Article


December 13, 2018
Heating your home can be expensive. If you are not careful, you could end up paying a shocking energy bill – and no one wants that, especially during the holiday season. While properly controlling your heat throughout the winter by adjusting the temperature when you aren’t home or asleep can help you lower your energy… View Article


November 19, 2018
It’s getting chiller and chiller, and while we all love the song “Baby, It’s Cold Outside”, no one wants to say “it’s cold INSIDE.” Unless your furnace system breaks down completely, it’s sometimes difficult to know the best time to replace an aging system. If you’re wondering if this is the year to replace your… View Article


October 16, 2018
Let’s start at the beginning. In 2003, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) mandated the phase out of R-22, commonly known as Freon, as the result of growing environmental concerns. In accordance with The Clean Air Act, the phase out of R-22, a refrigerant used in residential and commercial HVAC systems, was enacted to protect… View Article


October 3, 2018
Last month we celebrated the first day of fall, and this month, it is beginning to feel like it. Here in eastern North Carolina, we usually experience mild falls and winters, and only occasionally are we forced to deal with troublesome snow and ice. Of course, we often make up for it with hot summers,… View Article


September 25, 2018
The heating and air conditioning business, like many other industries, has a language all its own. If you’re an HVAC technician, you are familiar with compressors, heat pumps and split systems. But, if you’re a homeowner, navigating the ins and outs of HVAC can be tricky. If you are not familiar with the terminology it… View Article


August 20, 2018
These hot eastern North Carolina summer days can make your air conditioning unit work its hardest. To help your air conditioner maximize efficiency, lower utility bills, save energy and increase comfort, the HVAC professionals at Advance Mechanical have put together a list of 10 tips to help you beat the heat for the rest of… View Article


July 18, 2018
The summer season is in full swing and eastern North Carolina homeowners are beginning to leave for long-awaited, and much-deserved, vacations. Before your time away enjoying fun, warm-weather activities, you prep your home. You take the trash out, turn the lights off and lock your doors. But, what about your HVAC system? Do you turn… View Article


June 11, 2018
At Advance Mechanical in Greenville, NC we strive to provide the best solutions for making your commercial business comfortable, no matter the season. We’ve helped so many businesses in the area with their HVAC needs, and we’ve come across certain questions quite a few times. To help out all of our appreciated commercial customers, we’ve… View Article


May 3, 2018
Every year, in May, we bring attention to something that many Americans suffer from – allergies and asthma. To many, the spring season is the worse time for their symptoms. With so much pollen in the air outside, they just can’t seem to catch a break. But, did you know that the air in your… View Article


April 19, 2018
By now you may have had to cut on the air conditioner a time or two. But before you leave it on for good to combat the heat of eastern North Carolina summers, make sure to keep in mind these tips. The “I can’t believe it’s this hot!” weather is quick approaching and the last… View Article


March 13, 2018
It’s that time of year again. It’s hot one day and cold the next. Welcome to the South! Here in eastern North Carolina we get all four seasons… sometimes in the same week! So, we all know how difficult it is to regulate the temperature in our homes during this time. During the day you… View Article


February 6, 2018
Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow, which means six more weeks of winter for all of us here in eastern North Carolina. If you’re ready for warmer weather though, don’t worry. The little guy doesn’t have the most accurate record when it comes to weather predictions. In either case, you probably won’t be switching your heat… View Article


January 17, 2018
It’s a New Year and with it comes resolutions. If you’ve decided to make 2018 a heathier year, you may plan to eat better, go to bed earlier, or exercise more. But, have you thought about the health of the air in your home? It may surprise you, but the air inside your home is… View Article


December 19, 2017
Your shopping is nearly complete! You’ve wrapped up everything from Aunt Sally’s favorite bath bomb to little Johnny’s new fidget spinner. You’re ready to settle in for the holiday festivities. Before you pour that eggnog though, consider adding a present for just one more: your HVAC unit. If your HVAC system was a member of… View Article


November 15, 2017
The holiday season is now in full swing. Thanksgiving is right around the corner and Christmas decorations have been in stores for weeks now. We all know that this season can get expensive. From throwing holiday parties and buying new decorations, to getting gifts for loved ones, it all adds up pretty quick. If you… View Article


November 1, 2017
The days are getting cooler and the leaves are changing colors. Not only does that mean it’s time to start enjoying pumpkin-flavored beverages and deciding on the perfect Thanksgiving side dish, but it is also time to think about your home heating system. Is it ready to handle this year’s chill? No one wants to… View Article


September 22, 2017
Many home owners inherently change their thermostat setting with the seasons to ensure home comfort but suffer the consequences of outrageous utility bills. You shouldn’t have to compromise comfort for saving. No matter the season, these recommended thermostat settings will help prepare your thermostat’s heating and air conditioning and are sure to save you some… View Article