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How to avoid 90+% of ALL heating or cooling system failures.


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From Wilson Air Conditioning Service Technician – Jimmy McWhorter.

Dirt. Five year olds love it, plants can’t live without it, and your’re breathing it in every day. Not just breathing it in – you’re paying to inhale the largest cause of home’s duct and allergy problems.

You’re probably thinking that’s an exaggeration.  But the simple truth is that you are paying to run your heating and cooling system, more and more as the weather gets colder or soon – warmer.  And since dirt is the number one cause of system failure – 90% of all failures, in fact- chances are good that dirt is keeping your system from running at peak efficiency.

Before you invest in a family set of gas masks or prepare for a nomadic existence in the Sahara (hey, at least then you’t be paying  for the dirt), you might want to give your heating and cooling professional a call!

“Your system works hard,” says Jimmy McWhorter, it gets dirty and has to be cleaned regularly.  Scheduling the maintenance for your home’s heating and cooling systems is as important as changing the oil in your car – if you don’t do it, eventually you’ll have a breakdown.”

There are a few questions to ask yourself before having your system cleaned:

  • How long has it been since your HVAC system was cleaned? Systems should have regular tune-ups, which most companies can schedule with a Maintenance Agreement (or include cleaning with our Platinum Energy Saver’s Club membership)
  • Are there pets in the home?
  • Do any family members experience burning eyes, nose, or throat while in the house?
  • Does your climate have high humidity?
  • Do any family members show symptoms of mild to severe allergies?

Jimmy says “System failure caused by dirt, as well as expensive repairs, can be avoided with a little preventative maintenance. Most people don’t realize how much money they will save by making sure their system is clean and runs efficiently.”

Learning the precautions are part of Wilson’s effort to educate the public on how to save time, energy, and money.  Wilson Air Conditioning Service wants to show homeowners certain neglected maintenance items  can lead to thousands of dollars in repairs and/or complete system replacement.

You can get Jimmy out to inspect your system, plus receive other energy saving tips by call us at 770-943-1613 or visiting wilsonac.com.

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Your Heating System has a SECRET about Saving Energy, Saving Money, and even Saving Lives!


Is your heating system Keeping secrets from you? We can help you find out…..by looking for things  you can’t see, can’t hear – and sometimes can’t even smell.

During months of disuse,  a heating system routinely gets its fill of rust, scale, and gunk. Your system efficiency takes a hit, and that uses more energy dollars and decreases your home comfort.

There are also other serious potential problems – namely, carbon monoxide leaks.  This odorless gas takes lives every year, but can be discovered with a simple test.

Here’s the solution… LET Wilson Air Conditioning Service, Inc. treat you to the most complete Tune-up available.  It includes:

  • 21-point “Engery Squeezer” tune-up. ($84.95) The Best!
  • Carbon Monoxide check  ($19.95) A season’s security.
  • Free standard 1″ or 2″ filter ($20 value) Cleaner, healthier air!
  • Water Heater check ($25)
  • Plus much more (because we’ve got a lot to say about good service!).
DOUBLE BONUS: Schedule your tune-up this week and you’ll also get a FREE subscription to our newsletter full of tips for saving money and increasing your home comfort and safety.  Just call 770-943-1613 now, or schedule your appointment online http://www.wilsonac.com
Even if you don’t call us to check for deadly Carbon Monoxide, please have it done.  Be safe this winter!
Call us now at 770-943-1613
Coming soon – Exposure to Carbon Monoxide Everyday.

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How to avoid 90+% of ALL heating or cooling system failures.


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From Wilson Air Conditioning Service Technician – Jimmy McWhorter.

Dirt. Five year olds love it, plants can’t live without it, and your’re breathing it in every day. Not just breathing it in – you’re paying to inhale the largest cause of home’s duct and allergy problems.

You’re probably thinking that’s an exaggeration.  But the simple truth is that you are paying to run your heating and cooling system, more and more as the weather gets colder or soon – warmer.  And since dirt is the number one cause of system failure – 90% of all failures, in fact- chances are good that dirt is keeping your system from running at peak efficiency.

Before you invest in a family set of gas masks or prepare for a nomadic existence in the Sahara (hey, at least then you’t be paying  for the dirt), you might want to give your heating and cooling professional a call!

“Your system works hard,” says Jimmy McWhorter, it gets dirty and has to be cleaned regularly.  Scheduling the maintenance for your home’s heating and cooling systems is as important as changing the oil in your car – if you don’t do it, eventually you’ll have a breakdown.”

There are a few questions to ask yourself before having your system cleaned:

  • How long has it been since your HVAC system was cleaned? Systems should have regular tune-ups, which most companies can schedule with a Maintenance Agreement (or include cleaning with our Platinum Energy Saver’s Club membership)
  • Are there pets in the home?
  • Do any family members experience burning eyes, nose, or throat while in the house?
  • Does your climate have high humidity?
  • Do any family members show symptoms of mild to severe allergies?

Jimmy says “System failure caused by dirt, as well as expensive repairs, can be avoided with a little preventative maintenance. Most people don’t realize how much money they will save by making sure their system is clean and runs efficiently.”

Learning the precautions are part of Wilson’s effort to educate the public on how to save time, energy, and money.  Wilson Air Conditioning Service wants to show homeowners certain neglected maintenance items  can lead to thousands of dollars in repairs and/or complete system replacement.

You can get Jimmy out to inspect your system, plus receive other energy saving tips by call us at 770-943-1613 or visiting wilsonac.com.

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Guest Blogger – Wilson Air Conditoning Service Technician, Jason Perritt ,”A Quick and Simple Home Investment”


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Routine air conditioning/heat system tune-ups are among the best home improvement investments you can make.  That’s because tune-ups improve your system’s efficiency and increase it’s lifespan, saving you operating dollars, postponing replacement dollars, and keeping you comfortable at the same time. Not only that, you can avoid problems with mold build-up that can harm your breathing space.

It’s the same principle as routine dental cleaning and annual medical appointments. Nothing’s wrong, and you want to keep it that way.  But some folks let the “ounce of prevention” opportunity pass right on by, thanks to a misguided impression that it’s just too much trouble.

Yet tune-ups are simple and quick and very much worth a minor inconvenience that can save you a good bit of time and money in the long run. Basically, a licensed professional (that’s us!) will:

  • Clean evaporator and condenser coils, as needed, and straighten bent fins.
  • Check all electrical components and controls.
  • Oil motor and shaft bearings.
  • Check the condenser.
  • Examine fan belts and replace if frayed or worn.
  • Calibrate thermostat.
  • Check to see it that the system is properly charged with refrigerant and that there are no leaks.
  • Check filters. (Regular filters should be replaced at least every 3 months.)

Oh, and you can keep a watch on this on your own. While many homeowners choose to shade their condensers with trees and shrubs to improve efficiency, you’ll want to watch to make sure vegetation doesn’t grown around the condenser and restrict airflow.

Most tune-up tasks are too extensive for the average homeowner – because of the risk of electrical shock and the potential for shorting the electrical components.  But one of our technicians can tend to these things in a very short time.

Think of it as a way to save money while avoiding a whole lot more trouble later on. Equipment failure in the heat of August or the cold of January is never as fun as a preventative measure taken in the spring or fall.

Visit our website and click on the maintenance tab at the top to learn more. wilsonac.com

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Your Heating System has a SECRET about Saving Energy, Saving Money, and even Saving Lives!


Is your heating system Keeping secrets from you? We can help you find out…..by looking for things  you can’t see, can’t hear – and sometimes can’t even smell.

During months of disuse,  a heating system routinely gets its fill of rust, scale, and gunk. Your system efficiency takes a hit, and that uses more energy dollars and decreases your home comfort.

There are also other serious potential problems – namely, carbon monoxide leaks.  This odorless gas takes lives every year, but can be discovered with a simple test.

Here’s the solution… LET Wilson Air Conditioning Service, Inc. treat you to the most complete Tune-up available.  It includes:

  • 21-point “Engery Squeezer” tune-up. ($84.95) The Best!
  • Carbon Monoxide check  ($19.95) A season’s security.
  • Free standard 1″ or 2″ filter ($20 value) Cleaner, healthier air!
  • Water Heater check ($25)
  • Plus much more (because we’ve got a lot to say about good service!).
DOUBLE BONUS: Schedule your tune-up this week and you’ll also get a FREE subscription to our newsletter full of tips for saving money and increasing your home comfort and safety.  Just call 770-943-1613 now, or schedule your appointment online http://www.wilsonac.com
Even if you don’t call us to check for deadly Carbon Monoxide, please have it done.  Be safe this winter!
Call us now at 770-943-1613
Coming soon – Exposure to Carbon Monoxide Everyday.

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