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3 Ways to Save on Comfort in the New Year

Looking for more ways to save money in the new year? We want to help with your New Year’s resolutions and help you become more financially stable. That may require an investment on your part, but it’s worth it in the long run!

Your heating and air conditioning systems can account for about half of your monthly bills. Yikes! Make them run more efficiently in 2o17. Consider these comfort upgrades!

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Sign Up for a Maintenance Agreement in the New Year

Ready to start saving money in the new year? It’s time to make some major changes in your life, especially if you want to cut back on your energy bills and start saving big. Signing up for a maintenance program with a local HVAC (heating and air conditioning company) is a great place to start. The right HVAC company can enter you into a heating and AC maintenance agreement that helps you save on the systems that tend to use the most energy.

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3 Signs Your Heater Needs an Inspection

Today’s heating systems are safer than they have ever been before. Thankfully, carbon monoxide leaks, gas leaks, electrical issues, and other heating safety concerns have become less common—but these types of issues are still possibilities.

In addition, a heating system can break down at any time if it doesn’t get the attention it needs. Why risk it? Here are three signs you may need to schedule an inspection from a professional heating technician. Call us when you decide it’s time for heating service in New Lenox, IL.

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3 Ways to Make Your Heating System Last Longer

We’ll admit it: shopping for a heating system isn’t exactly fun. You want to delay it for as long as possible, which means you will need to take preventative measures to keep your current furnace or boiler around for longer. Follow these three tips, which may help to improve on the lifespan of your heater, while keeping your bills as low as possible.

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Water Heater Maintenance: Just As Important as Heating Maintenance

This time of year, we encourage everyone in our service area to have heating maintenance completed as soon as possible. But there is another service you may have neglected that we think is just as important.

A failed hot water heater could be quite problematic this time of year, especially if you have guests over for the holiday season. Make sure the hot water heater gets the maintenance it needs to run smoothly, with water heater maintenance from a qualified specialist in the Lockport area.

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Call a Commercial Service Specialist to Check on Your Heating

Owning or managing a commercial property takes a lot of work. You may have hired someone to be on-site to maintain little things around the building as they go bad. But unless you call commercial heating specialists to work on your heating equipment this year, you cannot be sure that your property is safe from a potential heating system breakdown or even a safety hazard.

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Dual Fuel Systems Help with Comfort and Savings in Cold Climates

If you live in a cold climate, you might struggle to find a happy medium between comfort and efficiency. It may not seem as though the conventional options available to you for a new heating installation are effective enough, so you might find yourself looking at alternative systems that allow you to save energy and fuel while staying as comfortable as possible.

Our recommendation for heating in Lockport, IL is a dual-fuel system. This type of heater combines the energy-efficiency of a heat pump with the power and durability of a gas furnace.

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3 Ways to Tell Your Heating System Needs Repair

Before you have your heater running throughout most of the day and night this winter, you’ll probably want to make sure that everything is operating smoothly. After all, we need our heating systems to be in the best shape possible for when temperatures take a plunge.

If you want to make sure your heating system works well throughout the winter, it’s important to have repairs done as soon as possible. How can you tell if your heater is really in need? And is a repair really that urgent?

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Here’s Why Heating Maintenance Is Such an Important Service for Your Home

You might assume your heating system is working just fine right now, but the smallest of issues may not reveal themselves until the middle of winter—when your heating system could break down completely!

Don’t skip out on annual heating maintenance this year. This service, offered by most local heating and air conditioning contractors in your area, gets your heating system into shape, potentially making it safer, allowing for better performance, and improving efficiency. Call our team for heating maintenance in the Lockport, IL area.

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How a Residential Maintenance Program Helps You Save Money

Many of us have been in the frustrating position of having to call in a contractor at an inconvenient time. One such situation you want to avoid is having to call in a technician when your heating system breaks down in the middle of winter. But this is when it’s most likely to run into issues: when it’s working it’s hardest on a cold winter day or night.

There is something you can do to prevent this, however. Scheduling maintenance services in the fall can help to prevent heating problems in the winter. And scheduling this service year after year can help you to save a whole lot of money. That’s why we recommend joining a maintenance program for your heating and air conditioning equipment.

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