6 Spring HVAC Tips

You need your heating and cooling unit to run almost every month of the year. You may not always notice when it is on, but we bet that you do notice the bill when it comes in. It costs homeowners an average of $2,200 in energy costs per year, according to the Alliance to Save … Continued

Why won’t my air conditioner start?

With the rising temperatures, most homeowners are getting ready to turn on their A/C units. Unfortunately, sometimes they don’t start or they just don’t cool properly. There can be a variety of reasons why equipment problems occur and that is why we stress that annual maintenance be performed. Some of the most A/C service problems … Continued

Is Your Basement Ready For Spring Showers?

The next two months usually deluge us with a ton of water. Many homeowners worry about damage to their homes and personal property due to flooding. If your house has seepage issues during the rainy season then you should consult with a structural engineer. Fortunately, most basement water problems can be resolved with less drastic … Continued

Spring Allergies and HVAC Maintenance

The spring season brings warm temperatures and beautiful blossoms. Unfortunately, allergies are also part of the transition from winter to spring. HVAC maintenance should be done on a seasonal basis to improve air quality inside the home. Allergens from the outside might find their way into the ducts and vents of residential heating and cooling … Continued

Is Your A/C Unit Ready?

It sure looks like warmer weather is on its way. This is the perfect time to make sure your A/C system is in peak condition. By having your equipment properly maintained, it will perform to factory specs when needed. There are some units that needed repairs last year but were put off because it was … Continued

How is the Air Flow in your Home?

Almost every home has one room or one level that suffers comfort due to poor air flow. Most people just live with the problem because they are not aware of any solutions. Fortunately, we have the technology available that can resolve most of these comfort related problems in the vast majority of cases. There are … Continued

Spring is Upon Us

For many people, spring is the beginning of the allergy season. Many of the contributing factors of allergies and respiratory problems are beyond our control. However, when it comes to I.A.Q. (Indoor Air Quality) we can definitely control and condition the air quality within our homes. Hopefully, no one would live in a home without … Continued

5 Reasons You Need Furnace Repair in Crystal Lake, IL

Did you know that an unmaintained furnace is prone to breakdowns, less energy efficient and potentially hazardous to you and your family’s health? Before your furnace fails and potentially pumps hazardous gases into your home, get your furnace inspected and repaired by our furnace repair technicians in Crystal Lake. Signs You Need Furnace Repair Crystal … Continued

What is the difference between Duct Cleaning & Duct Sealing?

Duct Cleaning As the name implies, duct cleaning is done via a mechanical device that is inserted into each duct and scrubs the interior of all debris and simultaneously vacuums everything into a canister. Upon completion, many homeowners have the ducts sanitized, especially if there was a mold or mildew problem. Duct Sealing Duct sealing … Continued

How Is Your Humidifier?

It is a universal truth that proper humidity levels make for a more comfortable and healthy home. With the wide temperature swings that we have had this winter, your humidistat has gotten quite a workout. The mechanical room is probably the most neglected room in the house. Unless there is an obvious mechanical failure, most … Continued