Is Your Air Conditioner Ready for Summer?

March 1st, 2021

It may not be too warm right now, but we all know that higher temperatures are on their way. We also know that spring and summer in Raleigh aren’t just warm, they can be downright toasty. Our question for you is this: is your AC ready for the heat?

You haven’t used your air conditioner for months, so this question may not be the easiest to answer. After all, unless you start using your AC unit again, you won’t know if something is wrong with it.

That is why we suggest you schedule a tune-up at this point in the year. Getting air conditioner maintenance service in Raleigh can ensure that your system is ready when things really warm up in the next month or two.

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Is Your Heater Acting Up or Your Thermostat?

February 15th, 2021
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You come home one day and your home is cold and uncomfortable. It is never fun to realize that something is wrong with your heating system. Not to make matters worse, but you have an extra question on your hands when this happens. Is the problem actually with your heating system … or is it with your thermostat?  

It is a good question to ask because the answer can determine whether you need to contact us for a thermostat upgrade or a heating repair in Clayton, NC. It can be tough to tell which issue you are dealing with. That’s something our team can help with. The professionals at Sloan Service Company, Inc. can determine what the cause of your comfort trouble is so you can get a solution in short order.

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4 Things to Love About Your Electrician

February 1st, 2021
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When the sun sets, you are thankful for the lights in your home. When you want to preserve food for later use, you are thankful for your refrigerator. And, of course, when you want to stay comfortable in your house, you’re abundantly grateful for your HVAC system. What do all of these things have in common? They use electricity!

Modern homes run on electricity. We all know this. But what often gets brushed over is that, without a professional electrician in Clayton, NC, your home likely wouldn’t have an electrical system that worked very well.

Just in time for the day when we celebrate the people we love, here are a few great reasons to love, or at least be thankful for, your local electrical pro.

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Which HVAC System Is The Best Choice for You?

January 18th, 2021
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It may be a new year but there are some things that don’t change. One thing that hasn’t changed much in recent months is the need to stay home and avoid large gatherings. The other thing that hasn’t changed is that when you are spending extra time at home, you will want to have a reliable system for heating in Durham, NC.

Maybe you’ve been getting by with a space heater and you are finally ready to invest in a good heating system. If so, you have more than one option to choose from. We’ve listed your heating system options here so you have a good idea of which one may be the best match for your home’s needs.

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Is It Time To Re-Do Your Wiring?

January 4th, 2021
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You get zapped when plugging items into a certain outlet. Or maybe you’ve noticed lights in one or more of the rooms in your home are flickering a lot. Whatever the source, you have noticed something that seems off with your home’s electrical system—specifically with your wiring.

Before you head to the local hardware store to try a DIY solution, we’d like to let you know that we have a trained professional electrician in Durham, NC who can help you. Not only can they identify the source of the issue, but they can get it fixed too! Let us help you get a solution that will fix the issue without adding more complications down the road.

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Electric vs. Gas Furnaces: Which Is Better?

December 21st, 2020

Everyone has their opinions on what they think is the best option in different situations. For example:

  • Paper or plastic?
  • Physical or digital books?
  • Hot coffee or iced?
  • Flat or sparkling water?

It is likely that in each of those “either/or” questions, you have an answer. But what if someone asked you whether you preferred gas or electric? Maybe you’d have an answer or maybe you would have trouble figuring out what they meant.

We want to dive more into the question of “gas or electric” because it pertains to an important subject: furnaces! You can choose a gas furnace for your home or an all-electric one. And if you asked which option is better, you wouldn’t be the first.

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5 Indicators Your Heat Pump Is in Trouble

December 7th, 2020
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When there is a problem with your heat pump in summer, you want to get it fixed ASAP because no Raleigh home should go without cool air. Likewise, if there is a problem with your heat pump in the fall or winter, you need to reach out for heating repair in Raleigh, NC too. Your heat pump offers all the comfort you need when it is working right, so we are happy to say Sloan Service Company, Inc. is your one-stop-shop for all your heat pump services too.

So now that you know where to go for your heat pump repairs, we want to help you learn when the time comes to reach out for those services.

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Does Your Heater Need a Repair?

November 23rd, 2020
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We know that the cold weather around here may not feel like much when compared to what our northern neighbors encounter. This doesn’t mean we don’t deserve to enjoy warm and comfortable homes! As the temperatures around here get cooler, we are going to start to rely on our heaters more and more. Inevitably, this may lead to some issues popping up.

Even if you’ve been careful to schedule maintenance for your heating system, there is a chance that it may need a repair later on this year. If that is the case, your best option is to reach out to our team for your heating system repair in Knightdale. Just be on the lookout for these warning signs that something is wrong with your heater so you know when to contact us.

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How a Generator Protects You in an Emergency

November 9th, 2020
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When the power in your area goes out completely and the neighborhood goes dark, it can be a huge reassurance to know that your home is going to keep functioning. Why? Because you have one of the professionally installed whole-house generators in Raleigh, NC.

If you don’t already have a whole-house generator installed as a part of your home and you want the peace of mind that comes with one, we’d love to tell you more about these systems. Even better, you can come to us for installation and other services to keep your generator reliable for years to come.

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Reduce Mold With Our Help

October 26th, 2020
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If you open your cupboard or fridge and notice food that has started to grow mold on it, you know this is a problem. Thankfully, you can throw out moldy food. But what happens if mold appears in other parts of your home, such as the walls or within the ductwork? You can’t throw out your ducts or a whole wall in the home!

If you are struggling with mold growth in your house, we want you to know that you can turn to us for help. We can assess your home’s needs and provide you with a great solution that addresses the problem at its core.

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