Entries by Mike Sowder

Heating & Cooling Apprenticeships

Air Concept Solutions is now recognized as a participating employer for the Youth Apprenticeship program in Charleston.  We hire high school students that qualify for the program under their guidelines, then train them on the job while adhering to training literature of our choosing.  The program can go up to 2 years, sometimes three. We work with college students to help […]

When to Use a Dehumidifer

In my years in the trade I have always had that question by the customer. Why does my thermostat read 75 degrees but it does not feel like 75 degreesThe first thing is not to confuse temperature with humidity. Humidity is something we hear about daily in weather reports. Humidity is the blame for that […]

Air Concept Solutions Wins South Carolina Excellence Award

Hey Everyone, we were notified that Air Concept Solutions is being awarded the South Carolina Excellence Award. You can view the press release below or on their site: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Air Concept Solutions LLC receives 2013 South Carolina Excellence Award  March 28th 2014 –  Air Concept Solutions LLC has been selected for the 2013 South […]

Saving a Few Dollars but Losing Your Warranty?

Nowadays with the ease of purchasing online, many customers may try to save money by buying their own equipment online.  It is very important to understand that this type of online purchase may void any kind of warranty you would have on that expensive equipment.  Online sellers are not licensed vendors and in many cases, […]

Attic Ventilators – Before You Install That Attic Ventilator…

In several regions of the United States, powered attic ventilators enjoy the pleasures of a positive reputation. They are promoted by builders, shingle manufactures, roofers, HVAC contractors, utilities, weekender material retailers, ventilation manufactures, consultants and others. Extending shingle life, protecting shingle warrantee, removing moisture from attics and reducing the air conditioning load by the removal […]

Furnace Maintenance Tip – Furnace Filters

It is always best to have a heating professional do a thorough furnace inspection at least once a year as a minimum. There are some small things you can do to try to help protect the life of your furnace. Before looking at filters or any other parts of the furnace be sure you turn […]

A Lesson on Loyalty

Heading to a job on Highway 17 in Summerville, I spotted 2 dogs on the road.  I was surprised to see that no cars were stopping so I pulled over to see what was going on.  When I got closer I realized that one of the dog’s back legs had been seriously injured. I held […]

Supporting the Charleston – Summerville Community

Being a local business, we are very involved with our community and love to see our friends in the area do well.  We are dedicated to helping make this community a wonderful place for families and businesses.  One of the charities we support is “Courageous Kidz”.  Debby and her staff do amazing work, providing support […]