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Why do I need a winter tune up from my HVAC Contractor?
09 November 2022
At Ross & Witmer we want to help prevent as many HVAC breakdowns as possible and to help people understand...
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Why is there water around my AC?
09 August 2022
In the hottest months of summer, your air conditioner can be expected to work extra hard. If you’re...
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How to prevent HVAC repairs in Charlotte, NC
20 July 2022
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Preparing your A/C for the Summer
11 May 2022
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Why is my thermostat blank in Charlotte, NC?
13 April 2022
Having difficulty setting a thermostat’s mode is not a major predicament, though it can be quite...
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Why is my furnace not coming on in Charlotte, NC?
19 January 2022
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WHY IS MY FURNACE BLOWING COLD AIR IN CHARLOTTE?
16 November 2021
Frustration can arise when your furnace, the primary source of heat for your home, suddenly stops working,...
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08 October 2021
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15 June 2021
The best way to ensure your air-conditioning equipment can survive hot, humid summer days is to schedule...
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17 May 2021
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Frequently Asked Questions

As your local Carrier dealer, Ross & Witmer is your troubleshooting expert, and is glad to help you. In addition, Carrier also provides a network of troubleshooting technicians at Carrier Distribution centers across the country which Ross & Witmer will utilize to solve your concern. Should we encounter a situation that requires additional factory help, we will contact our factory supported Service Manager(s) for assistance.

Since they are electronic, programmable thermostats are more accurate and efficient than thermostats that contain mercury. With programmable thermostats, you can control the temperature in your home at different times of day without ever touching your thermostat. Because everything is automatic, you will never forget to change the setting on your own.

Under the standard factory warranty, Carrier covers parts that fail during the warranty period due to defects in the part. It does not cover labor. A warranty certificate was included with your homeowner information packet and is specific to the model numbers, serial numbers, and installation dates of your products. If you cannot find your warranty certificate, Ross & Witmer will also be able to provide you with the information.

At least once a year heat pumps, and air conditioners require a professional tune-up. Because gas-fired equipment functions with greater efficiency, they only need to be serviced every other year. Inspections on boiler and furnace systems should include ductwork, pipes, dampers, valves, the chimney, registers, radiators, pumps, blowers, fuel lines, the gas meter, oil tank and every part of the actual furnace and boiler. Meanwhile, heat pump and air conditioning unit inspections should also include inspections of the fan, compressor, indoor coils, outdoor coils, line kits and refrigerant lines.

At least once a year heat pumps, and air conditioners require a professional tune-up. Because gas-fired equipment functions with greater efficiency, they only need to be serviced every other year. Inspections on boiler and furnace systems should include ductwork, pipes, dampers, valves, the chimney, registers, radiators, pumps, blowers, fuel lines, the gas meter, oil tank and every part of the actual furnace and boiler. Meanwhile, heat pump and air conditioning unit inspections should also include inspections of the fan, compressor, indoor coils, outdoor coils, line kits and refrigerant lines.

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