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How to Extend the Life of Your HVAC System

Posted on July 21st, 2020 by Ken Lichamer

Keeping your family comfortable 24/7 is what your HVAC system does best. However, no system is built to last forever. Air conditioning units typically last between 12-15 years, though furnaces have been known to withstand 20 years or more of use. Both units can be a significant investment when it comes time to replace them. […]

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Air Quality & Your Health

Posted on May 22nd, 2020 by Ken Lichamer

Unfortunately, polluted air can cause negative health impacts for even the healthiest of people. Risks such as respiratory irritation or difficulty breathing can occur, depending on the type of pollutant, your current health status, and the length of your exposure to the polluted air. One of the best ways to ensure the safety of your […]

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What Does the R22 Phase Out Mean for You?

Posted on April 1st, 2020 by Ken Lichamer

On January 1, 2020, the R22 model became illegal to manufacture or import. This change makes it much more expensive and difficult to acquire the R22 model. With that being said, this is just the beginning, and we predict the price of these systems will skyrocket. As your air conditioning company in Palatine, we stay […]

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Spring HVAC Maintenance Tips

Posted on March 31st, 2020 by Ken Lichamer

Lucky for us, the groundhog did not see his shadow this year on February 2nd, meaning we can hope for an early spring this year! The spring is a great opportunity to check on your HVAC system and make sure that it is in good shape to tackle the season ahead. After all, the last […]

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Healthy Air, Healthy Home

Posted on March 20th, 2020 by Ken Lichamer

Unfortunately, it seems like all we’ve all seen the news lately are updates on the coronavirus pandemic. With this panic and uncertainty in our minds, you may be thinking, “how can I best protect my home and my family?” Though humans typically contract diseases through contact with germs and spread them by touching different surfaces, […]

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