Which Type of Air Conditioning Is Right for Me?

Nothing beats walking into a cool, humidity-free home on a scorching hot summer afternoon, especially in North Carolina.  Air conditioning allows us to be comfortable even on the year’s hottest days. Many of us can’t imagine being without it for even a few...

Is A Ductless System Right For You?

It’s the peak of summer and that means it is HOT outside and inside our homes. AC units are working overtime to keep our whole homes cool. But many homes and rooms do not have ductwork throughout. Thankfully, ductless air conditioners offer an easy break from this...

How Can I Tell If My Air Conditioner Overheats?

It’s the summertime, and that means it’s HOT. We’re only a few weeks into summer and we’re already reaching record temperatures in North Carolina and we need our air conditioners. Unfortunately, when your AC runs all the time or for long periods of time, it might...

What is a Gas Pack?

A gas pack heating unit is also called a self-contained air conditioning and heating unit. By combining the two units into one, it takes up much less space. Plus, by combining cheap electric air with economically efficient natural gas, this unit is perfect for the...

Dual Fuel HVAC Systems

One of the easiest ways to save energy is to have an efficient HVAC system. At Barber Heating and Air, we are dedicated to maintaining and installing the perfect system for your home. If you’re interested in how we can meet the energy needs for your Burlington, NC...

Zone Control Systems

Assisting both residential and commercial clients, Barber Heating and Air provides heating, air conditioning repairs, installation, and maintenance, and more for your home or office. If you want quick, competitively priced, and easy to request HVAC service in or...

Heat Pump: Repair or Replace?

An efficient and powerful heat pump keeps you and your family warm all winter. Heat pumps can even keep your home cool during the summertime. Since no HVAC systems are designed to last forever, a homeowner needs to keep up on maintenance to preserve the life of the...

Low-, Mid-, High-Efficiency Furnaces

In our last blog, we discussed furnace efficiency ratings: what are they? Who rates furnaces? What kinds of regulations are there? As promised, here’s more information about the specific ratings of furnaces. While you’ll find endless styles and related venting...

Furnace Efficiency Ratings

The Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency rating on your furnace—also known as AFUE—could be the key to understanding your furnace’s lifetime costs and ensuring your home is as efficient as possible. Here’s all you need to know about today’s AFUE rating...