Asheville, NC Heating & AC Repair, Replacement & Installation
Comfort Central is Asheville’s Top Choice for HVAC Services
Living in Asheville, we get the best of both worlds — warm southern summers and cool mountain winters. However, when the weather turns extreme, you want to be able to heat and cool your home so that you stay nice and comfortable.
An HVAC repair service should typically cost around $350-$600 in Asheville, NC. However, the cost can fluctuate due to:
- The level of the repair.
- The type of repair.
- The cost for replacement parts.
Yes, HVAC systems need to be serviced in Asheville, NC. Some things that can happen if you do not have your HVAC system serviced include:
- Your energy bills increase drastically.
- Your HVAC system has a shorter service life.
- Your HVAC system is not covered under warranty.
Although HVAC maintenance plans may seem like an additional cost, they provide you many savings on repairs and energy bills each year. Additionally, most HVAC maintenance agreements include a discount on repairs, making it a very worthwhile investment. Call us today to get your HVAC system on a maintenance plan.
Yes, an HVAC service plan is worth it in Asheville, NC. Some benefits of an HVAC service plan are:
- Your energy bills are lower.
- Your HVAC unit lasts longer.
- Your HVAC system is covered under warranty.
Getting your HVAC system serviced is a great way to ensure that your system runs smoothly and costs you less on energy each month. Having your HVAC system serviced twice a year is the best way to get the most out of servicing your unit. To get your HVAC system on a maintenance plan, contact us today.
It costs around $5,000-$10,000 to replace an old HVAC system in Asheville, NC. Although, the price can vary due to:
- The type of HVAC system you get.
- The size of your house.
- The cost to remove the old unit and install the new unit.
The price to have your HVAC system replaced can also increase if your existing ductwork needs to be replaced. Replacing an old HVAC system can be expensive, but very worthwhile in the long run since a newer HVAC unit will operate more efficiently. To get your HVAC system replaced, contact us today.
For reliable heating and cooling service solutions, contact your local experts at Comfort Central. Our company was founded on the concept of providing top quality professional heating and cooling services to our local community. We believe in energy efficiency and having our units run as cleanly and efficiently as possible.
Asheville, NC Neighbors Call Us For Some of the Following HVAC Services and Repairs:
- Air Conditioning Services - Even in the mountains, our summers can be hot and humid, with temperatures often reaching the 80s and 90s. Your air conditioner provides relief from the heat but it also keeps mold and mildew at bay in your home. Whether you need AC Repair, a new Air Conditioner Installation, or Seasonal AC Maintenance, we can help!
- Heating Services - The most common types of heating systems around Asheville are heat pumps, gas furnaces, and electric furnaces. Our trained technicians can work on any of your HVAC systems to provide heating repair, or replacement of your heating unit - with your family and budget in mind.
- Heat Pump Services - Heat pumps are popular for heating and cooling homes near Asheville because they are energy-efficient and can work in moderate climates like Asheville's. They work by transferring heat from the outdoor air into your home, and they can also work in reverse to cool your home during the warmer months. These energy efficiencies can pay for themselves over time. Call today and ask about a possible heat pump installation that would be just right for you.
- Indoor Air Quality Solutions - Asheville is located in a valley surrounded by mountains, which can trap pollutants and contribute to poor air quality - these factors could also be a risk for your home and family members. Air pollution can come from sources such as transportation, industry, and wildfires. We can design an Air Purification that is custom for your family and needs.
While we provide comprehensive standard heating and cooling services, we also offer service on specialized products within that industry, such as boilers, ductless mini splits and GPS air purification systems.
You can find us working all around Asheville, NC - just ask a neighbor in some of the following neighborhoods:
We invite you to read some of our reviews below from other residents in Asheville. We would love to hear from you and answer any questions you may have. Call us today at 828-483-4040 to learn more or to schedule a service!
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Our Reviews by City
Lori - Asheville, NC 28803
Always great service, communication, and follow up.AshevilleNC28803 35.5475-82.5125
Andrea - Asheville, NC 28801
Kevin was very knowledgeable and helped us heat up the house just in time for winter. Thank youAshevilleNC28801 35.6125-82.56
John - Asheville, NC 28804
I have been a customer for over 10 years since you put my heating/cooling system in for me. I have never been disappointed. I simply won’t call anyone else.AshevilleNC28804 35.6275-82.5425
Comfort Central is a joy to work with.
Leonard - Asheville, NC 28801
Cameron has me all ready for winterAshevilleNC28801 35.6125-82.545
Jessica - Asheville, NC 28801
Paul - Asheville, NC 28805
Great job as always!!!AshevilleNC28805 35.635-82.48
Ralph - Asheville, NC 28804
Meridy - Asheville, NC 28804
Friendly technicians who come as scheduled.AshevilleNC28804 35.6175-82.55
Paul - Asheville, NC 28805
Exceptional Care and Service
Kevin - Asheville, NC 28805
Cameron does an excellent job communicating the issues and I always enjoy sharing stories about life with him. I have had nothing but positive service from Comfort Central and recommend you all to my friends as well. I will also note, you were especially responsive to my needs at short notice on a hot summer's day. Thank you.AshevilleNC28805 35.5875-82.5375
Michael - Asheville, NC 28804
Cameron is great technician. He has kept our HVAC system running at peak performance for over 10 years. Always willing to take the extra time to explain everything clearly. Comfort Central is a great company. Easy to do business with, employees are super polite and they always keeps their commitments. Something hard to find in today’s environment. 5 stars all the way !AshevilleNC28804 35.6175-82.5425
Great job thanks
Tobey Pierce - Asheville, NC 28804
Cameron is very knowledgeable and great to work with. Thank you for sending him bye.AshevilleNC28804 35.6275-82.56
Timothy - Asheville, NC 28803
A highly competent and very knowledgeable technician. Diagnosed the problem and resolved it in a timely manner.AshevilleNC28803 35.5075-82.5375
Nancy - Asheville, NC 28804
George - Asheville, NC 28803
William - Asheville, NC 28805
Excellent service!AshevilleNC28805 35.59-82.52
Cameron is fabulous
Tom - Asheville, NC 28804
Very professionalAshevilleNC28804 35.6175-82.5425
Friendly and knowledgeable
Sharon - Asheville, NC 28806
The technicians were very knowledgable and helpful and seem to really care.AshevilleNC28806 35.5825-82.58
Dependable and Excellent service 👌 👏
Jacquelyn - Asheville, NC 28803
I have used comfort central for many years and they have always provided excellent and dependable service and advice. They use shoe covers so no dirt or debris tracked in. 100% satisfactionAshevilleNC28803 35.5775-82.5425
Jude - Asheville, NC 28803
Cameron has been servicing my units for years. He is ALWAYS prompt, courteous, personable and very knowledgeable! Great company!AshevilleNC28803 35.5625-82.5375
Linda - Asheville, NC 28805
Comfort Central is a family-owned business that has serviced our heating and cooling systems for over 12 years. They are one of the few companies we could find with expertise in natural gas boilers and radiators as well as heat pumps. They are honest, dependable and always do good work.AshevilleNC28805 35.58-82.5025
Service of Air Conditioner
Donna - Asheville, NC 28805
Jay was very efficient and did a great job of keeping our very old system working a best it can. He is very polite.AshevilleNC28805 35.585-82.4675
Thea - Asheville, NC 28805
Jay was great! Friendly, knowledgeable and professional. I am grateful for the spring tune up special.AshevilleNC28805 35.6-82.5075
Excellent, responsive service
Dan - Asheville, NC 28804
Clark - Asheville, NC 28806
Comfort Central offers one stop shopping for a comprehensive range of HVAC services. Knowledgeable admin and expert technicians offer quick response time to basic maintenance as well as emergency calls. I highly recommend their services.AshevilleNC28806 35.615-82.6125
Delta T of 23 on main floor unit. Delta T of 25 on attic unit. Attic Bosche system has clean coils, blowers, and a new filter. Brushed out all drain traps. Basement system has a non-functionh damper actuator that was preventing the supply duct from delivering air to theater room. T stat in theater room is only a slave. Homeowner did not want actuator replaced and instead wanted it removed and the slave T stat removed as well. Marked damper open/close positions for manual adjustmant. Broken actuator removed. Unhooked T stat and actuator wires from air handler and wire nutted them. Left wires in wall and unit in case we need to reattach T stat in the future.
CO 2 ppm. O2 13%. Burners are clean and firing correctly. Gas valve falls to 0 on shutdown. Bled radiator in living room, but no air was trapped. Line temp is solid (133-144). Circulator pump is functioning properly. No signs of leakage from valves. Two unlike metals found touching (see attached), taped up wiring to avoid corrosion. T stat had intermittent issues that seems to have been alleviated by switching to new batteries. Informed customer that if issue persists then he will need a new T stat. System is heating normally.
95% AFUE Make: Weil-McLain Model: AB-120C Combination Boiler Easy up Manifold (4) Honeywell Zone Valves (4) T4 Thermostats Installation shall include: Equipment specified above plus materials and labor to include: Replacement of existing boiler and demand water heater. • All work will be completed in a professional workmanlike manner. • We will rework the supply manifold to remove Wirsbo and install Honeywell • Gas pipe and electrical is included. • Weil McLain Factory Warranty: Ten (10) Years Limited heat exchanger, 2 Years all parts • One (1) Year Labor Warranty Provided by Comfort Central, Inc. • Ten (10) Year Guarantee on Comfort Central, Inc. Workmanship. • 100% Customer Satisfaction Guarantee for the first year.
Changed hose for pressure switch. Removed dirty filter. Cleaned off blower motor. Upon hard restart system functions normally. After system is satisfied it fails to relight causing the system to eventually shut off. System sometimes lights, sometimes does not. Igniter starts, but gas valve does not open in time to light gas. This occurs when the system tries to regulate it's own cycle, rather than a technician doing a full restart by removing power from the unit.
serviced and inspected heat pump system, including electrical, safeties, controls, reversing valve and defrost cycle to manufacturer specifications.
serviced and inspected gas heating system checking air flow, temperature rise, electrical, gas pressure, safeties, controls and limits, heat exchanger and venting. cleaned and checked system components to manufacturer specifications and performed combustion inspection. Found hose from pressure switch to be cracked at inducer. Cut hose and cleared debris. Reattached hose to inducer no other issues found
Outdoor temp 36 F. Water pressure 17.1 psi. Inlet temp 76 F, outlet temp 133 F. DHW 124 F. SH temp 157 F. No errors listed in error report. Checked inducer and flue piping. CO 5 ppm, O2 7.9%. No signs of over-amping. Checked temps across circulator pump. System is functioning normally.
CO at 10 ppm. O2 at 12%. Brushed burners with pipe cleaner. Checked all pumps and actuators. No signs of flame rollout. Gas valve falls to 0 ppm CO on shutdown. Inspected flue piping and inducer. Thermostats are old and outdated, but functioning nonetheless. Asbestos pipe insulation. Restarted system several times to ensure perfect light off. System is heating normally.
Serviced and inspected gas heating system checking air flow, temperature rise, electrical, gas pressure, safeties, controls and limits, heat exchanger and venting. cleaned and checked system components to manufacturer specifications and performed combustion inspection. serviced and inspected heat pump system, electrical, safeties, controls, reversing valve and defrost cycle to manufacturer specifications. Everything is working well. Should get another filter for next tuneup.
Performed heating maintenance tune up on heat pump system checking all electrical components, refrigerant balance, defrost, back up resistance heat, system start up, operation, shut down. Cleaning of system drain and treatment of condensate pump. Filter still clean can go another 6 months+. Everything else looks and runs great!
2 gas furnace tune ups and safety checks. : serviced and inspected gas heating system checking air flow, temperature rise, electrical, gas pressure, safeties, controls and limits, heat exchanger and venting. cleaned and checked system components to manufacturer specifications and performed combustion inspection. Systems combustion is burning properly, giving the most efficient burn.
Delta T of 31F. Suction line temp in heat mode 140F with an outdoor ambient of 54F. Filter changed. Blower clean. Coil clean and rust free. Blew out drain trap. Removed creeper vine from outdoor condenser. Outdoor capacitor has good readings. No signs of over amping from fan/blower motors. Removed spider webs and debris from condenser electrical cabinet. Tested heat kit. System is functioning normally.
Pull the handle off radiator valve. Exercised valve open and closed. Reconnected radiator handle tested again for operation of opening and closing no issues.
Found first 2 loops air bound. Bled all 4 plus supply near pump. Tested loop supply and return for temp deference.
Delta T of 23 F. Line temp 136.4 F. Tested pump (0.5 amps). Tested condensate pump. Treated condensate pump with algae tablets. Used green coil cleaner on EVAP coil. Brushed and blew out drain trap. Blower is clean. No signs of water leakage or damage. System is functioning normally.
Performed ultimate heating tune up on gas furnace system. Performed full combustion analysis, cleaned all furnace components including burners and flame sensor, cleared air conditioning drain Cycled system checking operation, checked gas pressure, checked system startup, safeties, shut down. No recommended changes. Cycled Mitsubishi minisplit system to check heating operation. Everything looks and runs great!
Performed deep clean and tune up on Mitsubishi minisplit system FH series checking all electrical components, refrigerant balance, unit start up, operation, shut down, defrost, and cycling system in both heat and cool to insure proper operation in both settings. Everything looks and runs great! No additional recommended changes at this time.
Performed ultimate heating tune ups on 2 geo thermal systems checking all electrical components, refrigerant balance, loop temperatures, system start up, operation, shut down, back up resistance heat. Everything looks and runs great! Replaced humidifier cartridge and electrodes with provided aprilaire repair kit. No additional recommended changes at this time!
Run new wire from zone valve to tstat. Tested basement operation.
No heat was on a bathroom floor electrical radiant heating system. No connected to steam bouler. Will need a electrician to figure out what is wrong
One. Radiator not getting hot. Increase pressure on boiler to bleed radiator. Got out air. Radiator no is getting hot
Found system air bound in radiant loops causing system to depressurize as air being bled off from system. Bled air from system and pressurized to ~20 psi and cycled system to check operation. Everything looks and runs great at this time!
Found system dead band lock outs for furnace and heat pump too close together system was getting confused on which part of system should be operating. Adjusted values at thermostat both heat pump and furnace operate normally. Everything looks and runs great! Recommend watching system operation over next couple days and if it acts up to give us a call to check it again. Covered under 1 yr labor warranty and satisfaction guarantee.
Found system spill switch was engaged causing boiler not to come on. Reset switch after checking chimney for obstruction and cycled system to check operation. System runs great however ball valve on no 67 low water cut off is dripping once every about 5 seconds causing water to leak. Found ball valve rebuild kit with gaskets to replace will quote for repair. Found 3 ste vents that should be replaced on radiators. Kitchen, front door, master bedroom on main floor. Recommend rebuild of ball valve and replacement of specified steam vents. No additional changes required at this time. Placed key back in lock box on porch.
Replaced 2 main vents and 2 radiator vents. Vacuumed dining room radiator to remove obstructions. All radiators hot now.