Average AC System Lifespan. Living in the Wilmington NC region you know having a reliable air conditioner during the summer months is a must. One question many people often ask is, “What is the average lifespan of an AC system?” The answer we typically give for our area is about 10-15 years.
You’re not alone if you’ve been on the fence about whether it’s time to replace your old AC system. Many people go through the struggle of whether to keep repairing their older system or replace it with a new one. While every scenario is unique, here are some benefits of a new AC system. These
Oversized AC System- Bigger is Not Always Better When it comes to purchasing a new heating and air system, there are lots of different options. First, there are many HVAC companies to choose from, brands, types of systems, efficiency ratings, and the list goes on. While you get to decide many of
Does My HVAC System Need a Float Switch? Majority of heating and cooling systems manufactured today include a safety device known as a float switch. This is an essential safety feature to your HVAC system’s operation. In this article you’ll learn what a float switch is. Also, if your system is
Why Call O'Brien for an Air Conditioner Repair in Wilmington NC It’s about to be summertime and the temperatures are going to start to sizzle! Hopefully, you won’t have to deal with the dreaded call for an air conditioner repair in Wilmington NC. But, if you do there are a lot of companies you
Frozen Air Conditioner Have you ever had your air conditioning stop working, only to see your AC system a big block of ice? If this hasn’t happened to you, you must think it is crazy in the summer heat to see ice on your system. Though this is not an uncommon occurrence. Having your AC system
SEER Rating When purchasing a new cooling system, there are several factors to take into consideration. You need to figure out what type of AC system you need. You'll also have to decide what brand you want, what size system, and finally what SEER rating you’d like for your system. A cooling
Angie’s List Super Service Award 2015 We are very excited here at O’Brien Service Company to accept the Angie’s List Super Service Award 2015 for the Heating and Air Company in Wilmington NC category! This is the 6th consecutive Super Service Award we have received. The Angie’s List Super Service