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Short Cycling: What It Is and How to Fix It

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The cold weather is finally starting to thaw out here in Frankfort. If you haven’t already had to dial down your thermostat to switch on your air conditioner then you’ll probably have to do so very soon.

If you’re like many other homeowners in the area, you probably had a few problems with your air conditioner that you dealt with instead of opting to have a professional fine-tune the system. While this was a short-term solution to the problem you had last year, it’s probably going to result in a headache for you this summer. If you’re having problems with your AC this early on, then it’s a great idea to schedule an appointment for air conditioning repair in Frankfort, IL. We’re a great team to rely on when you need quality service.

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Lingering AC Problems? Now Is the Time to Fix Them

service-reminderLet’s take a trip down memory lane back to last summer—did you have any trouble with your air conditioner? When you think of “trouble” it doesn’t always have to be a catastrophic blow up. “Trouble” could just be a high cooling bill, air flow that’s weaker than normal, or low indoor air quality. If you’re having any of these problems then it might be time for air conditioning repair in Orland Park, IL.

You don’t need to read the phrase “air conditioning repair” and wince thinking about the high price tag. When you come to our team at Johansen & Anderson Inc. we’ll repair your air conditioner as fast as possible and for a low price. Make sure you call our team at the first sign of trouble with your air conditioner.

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Your AC Upgrade Options this Spring

AC-outdoor-unit-toolsSpring is the season that embraces that “out with the old and in with the knew” saying. Don’t let that spring-cleaning mindset only apply to the clutter in your attic or garage—bring that same mindset to your HVAC system!

Think back to last summer. It might seem distant (especially when punctuated by the long winter we had this year in Illinois) but the quality of your air conditioner during hot weather is important. If you struggled to keep your home cool, dry, or keep your HVAC bills low, now is a great time to sit back and think about the quality of your air conditioning system. If you’re ready to upgrade your air conditioning in Frankfort, IL, contact our team. Call J&A today, Sleep-tight tonight!

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It’s Never Too Early to Prep for Spring

tulips-in-springApril might seem a little early for air conditioning preparation. After all, you’re probably still rushing out to your car in the morning in your winter clothes to beat the chilly temperatures. But trust us, that balmy, all-consuming Orland Park heat is right around the corner. It will be the season of short sleeves and barbecues in the park before you know it. If you are one of those people who procrastinate on things, take this as a sign to kick the habit!

You can contact our team today to schedule an appointment with our expert technicians. We’re always prepared to give you the best AC services in the area that will keep you cool throughout the hot and sunny season. If you’re looking for quality air conditioning in Orland Park, IL, then make sure that you contact our team today!

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Don’t Make Your Furnace Struggle Through the End of Winter

Heating_iStock_000008099675_Large_800x533Are you having trouble with your heater this winter? It’s pretty common during this time of year—after all, it’s been a long, cold winter. After your heater has really been put to work, you might realize that it’s better to get rid of the system rather than to keep struggling with it indefinitely. You might think it’s cheaper to just keep the system you currently have, and we understand why. The price tag of a new heater and the installation services can be daunting. You don’t have to worry about the price of a new system with our company. If you need a new furnace in Orland Park, IL then make sure that you contact our team today for service. Our heating technicians are experts and we work hard to provide the best service at reasonable prices.

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Watch Out for this Dangerous Furnace Problem

inside-a-gas-furnaceSome furnace problems are just minor inconveniences while others are big problems that can threaten your health. One of the bigger problems that your furnace can have is a crack in your heat exchanger. If you’re like the majority of homeowners, then you might not even know what a heat exchanger is, that’s why we’re here. If you’re not sure what your heat exchanger does, how it affects your home, or what you should look out for, then read the post below. If you’d like furnace repair in Orland Park, IL that you know is top-notch at a reasonable price then make sure you contact our team.

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3 Bad Habits That Lead to Furnace Repair

furnace-repairIf you’ve ever run into issues with your furnace in the past, the first thing on your mind is more than likely finding a good repair service to get your system up and running again. But the second should be something along the lines of, “How did this happen?” Asking a question like this will help you prevent furnace trouble in the future. You can’t always prevent furnace troubles, but you can prevent a lot of these issues with the right care. If you’d like to know how to take proper care of your furnace system, keep reading below. If you need furnace repair in Orland Park, IL then contact our team here.

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Why You’re Having Water Heater Trouble

water-heater-to-shower-graphicHave you noticed that your water heater isn’t working like it used to? This can be frustrating especially in winter. There’s nothing better than starting or ending your day with a hot, steaming shower this on a cold winter day. Especially now that we’re experiencing these truly frigid temperatures in the Midwest. It’s not as great when you’re having water heater trouble that makes your water lukewarm throughout your home. You tend to rely on your hot water heater more during these winter months, so more of these small and frustrating inconsistencies arise.

If you have a big water heater problem on your hands and think you need water heater repair in Plainfield, IL make sure that you contact our team. We ensure that our technicians are NATE-certified and trained on a continuous basis so they’re always up to date with the latest in HVAC.

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How to Avoid a Winter Boiler Breakdown

We’re in the middle of winter now. If you haven’t already thought about the quality of your heating system, now’s the time to do so. When people think about breakdowns, they normally think they’re inconvenient but unavoidable—this is untrue. You can always avoid a system breakdown when you take the right preventative measures. If you want quality boiler maintenance in Mokena, IL then you should contact our team.

We’ve been in the HVAC business for the past 70 years. Not only do we have expertise in everything heating, cooling, and indoor air quality, we understand how to apply our knowledge to the specific needs of homeowners here in Illinois. We custom-tailor our service to you and put the satisfaction of homeowners before anything else.

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Are You Paying Too Much for Your Heater?

You’ve probably been preoccupied with many other things this winter in Bolingbrook. We just got past the holiday season and you’re likely ducking and dodging the colds going around. But take a moment to think about the integrity of your home.

Do your heating bills seem a little high this winter? This happens to a lot of homeowners once we get to this time of year. You’re running your heater more than ever in the midst of these cold temperatures, so your bills are bound to be a little higher. But if they seem sky high, then it’s time to contact a professional. Paying too much for the heating in your home isn’t something that happens overnight. Your bill rises slowly over time. But luckily we’re here to help you lower it. When you need Bolingbrook HVAC services then make sure that you contact our team. We have the best technicians in Will County.

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