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Air Conditioning Repair & Replacement in Chapel Hill, NC


Few systems are more important for Chapel Hill homes than a fully functional air conditioning system. To keep your unit operating at peak performance, you need a team of trusted HVAC service professionals who can provide the fast, effective services you can rely on when it counts the most. At Blanton’s Air, Plumbing & Electric, our cooling experts have proudly delivered the cooling solutions that Chapel Hill residents have since 1951. From preventative air conditioning maintenance and heat pump installation to emergency repair, we are your go-to team for all your cooling service needs.

Complete Cooling Solutions for Chapel Hill Residents

With more than 70 years of service experience under our belt, it’s safe to say that our team understands cooling equipment better than most. We have the ability to service all types of air conditioning systems, including:

Our team also offers duct and ventilation repairs for central AC systems, allowing us to enhance energy efficiency for reduced air leaks and lower cooling costs.

Contact us online or give us a call at (919) 298-2105 to schedule AC service in Chapel Hill, NC.

Air Conditioning Repairs

Are you facing an air conditioning emergency? Trust the team at Blanton’s to get it fixed quickly. Our technicians will get to the root of the problem quickly, so you can be confident it’s repaired properly. We offer AC repair services that are prompt and effective. Our team answers calls 24/7, and we can quickly schedule a technician at a convenient time for you, often the same day or the next day. We aim to promptly return to your home’s temperature to cool and comfortable with a working air conditioner.

Do you have an air conditioning system that’s not working? Call us at (919) 298-2105, and we’ll answer your call to schedule your repair appointment.

AC Installation & Replacement in Chapel Hill

From AC installations for newly constructed homes to air conditioning replacements on existing systems, Blanton’s is the team you need to do it all. We offer top-rated systems from the industry’s most reliable manufacturers, ensuring you receive the highest-quality cooling equipment available on the market. Our team will guide you through the selection process, taking into account your home size, comfort preferences, budget, and more to identify the best AC unit for your home.

Call (919) 298-2105 or contact us online to schedule AC installation services for your Chapel Hill home.

Why Choose Replacement Instead of Repair?

Some homeowners might put off AC replacement until their old unit dies completely. However, this practice can end up costing you hundreds of dollars in excess cooling costs and repair fees due to degraded efficiency and performance over time. Instead, look out for the following signs that signal it’s time to schedule AC replacement to avoid overpaying for your home comfort:

  • The system is older than 15 years old
  • There’s been a dramatic decrease in performance and efficiency despite consistent use
  • You’ve experienced a sudden increase in cooling expenses
  • You call for AC repair constantly
  • The price to repair your system is 50% or more than it would be to replace it

Enjoy the benefit of high-performance cooling in your home by finding your ideal replacement system at Blanton’s. Call our team at (919) 298-2105 or schedule air conditioning replacement online!

Preventative Air Conditioning Maintenance

The best way to protect your system from premature breakdown or malfunction is through preventative AC maintenance. Not only does air conditioning maintenance help keep sudden repair needs at bay, but it also helps keep your manufacturer warranty active. Additionally, systems that receive regular maintenance are reported to experience:

  • Longer life spans
  • Improved energy efficiency
  • Reduced cooling costs
  • Enhanced overall performance

Get the most out of your air conditioning investment: Schedule AC maintenance with Blanton’s!

Why Choose Blanton’s Air for AC Services in Chapel Hill?

For more than 70 years, Chapel Hill residents have chosen Blanton’s Air as their go-to cooling specialists because they know they can trust our team to:

  • Always Do the Right Thing: We do right by our customers, team, and ourselves, 100% of the time.
  • Always Grow: While we love our old-school, family-owned and -operated values, we’re committed to continuous service professional training to provide the most advanced solutions.
  • Deliver Wow Services: Our commitment isn’t just to provide superior workmanship but to deliver a truly exceptional customer service experience from start to finish.

Don’t let your cooling services fall into the wrong hands: Contact Blanton’s at (919) 298-2105 to schedule air conditioning services in Chapel Hill, NC!

Air Conditioning FAQs

How long will my air conditioning system last?

While Chapel Hill summers can be brutally hot, today’s modern air conditioning systems are designed to withstand years of southern heat without issue. The state-of-the-art cooling equipment selection available at Blanton’s can easily last between 12 to 15 years with regular maintenance. In fact, some homeowners have even enjoyed up to 20 years of hassle-free comfort from their well-maintained AC systems. Remember: The better maintained your unit, the longer it will last.

What maintenance is required for my AC unit?

Air conditioners have many different components that require careful maintenance in order to operate efficiently. During your AC maintenance appointment, your HVAC service professional will:

  • Clean blower fans and cabinets
  • Inspect and refill refrigerant levels
  • Verify proper airflow
  • Test start capacitors and relays
  • Check electrical connections
  • Test thermostats and system controls
  • Measure current draw of compressor and fan motors

Should I repair or replace my AC system?

In some instances, the best course of action is complete system replacement rather than a repair. Consider replacing your air conditioner instead of repairing it if:

  • The unit is older than 15 years old
  • You’ve made increased repair requests in recent months/years
  • You’ve had increased cooling expenses despite consistent use
  • The cost to repair the unit is 50% or more than it would be to replace it

What’s considered an air conditioning repair emergency?

Our emergency air conditioning repair professionals work hard to resolve all AC repair requests that come our way in the most timely, efficient manner possible. However, we will prioritize any AC emergencies that involve the following:

  • Burning odors
  • Sparks
  • Total breakdown during severe heat

These situations pose the highest risk for fire, heatstroke, and other negative side effects. If you’ve experienced any of the aforementioned problems with your air conditioner, please communicate them to your AC repair service professional at Blanton’s for the quickest resolution.

What size AC unit do I need for my Chapel Hill home?

The size of your air conditioner is arguably the most important thing about it. If you have the wrong-sized equipment, you won’t be able to achieve the desired comfort level in your home. Our team helps you select the ideal equipment for your home based on a number of factors, including:

  • Home size
  • Window coverings
  • Insulation
  • Window facing
  • Existing ductwork
  • Budget
  • And much more!

How often do air conditioners need maintenance?

Air conditioners require annual maintenance from a professional service professional in order to operate at peak performance. If you have a heat pump installed, it’s recommended that you schedule maintenance twice annually: once before the summer and once before the winter.

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