Johansen & Anderson Inc Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Plainfield’

Can I Still Schedule an AC Tune-Up?

Monday, September 5th, 2022
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Life is busy, and sometimes, things that don’t seem very urgent get put off until a later date. But if you’ve put off having a technician visit this summer for air conditioner maintenance, should you bother scheduling it now, as summer is starting to wind down? The short answer is yes, AC maintenance is definitely worth prioritizing sooner rather than leaving until next spring, and there are several reasons why.

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How to Identify a Refrigerant Problem

Monday, August 9th, 2021

two-techs-working-on-air-conditionerRefrigerant problems are a major issue for your air conditioning. This isn’t something that you want to ignore for any amount of time because refrigerant is such a vital part of the air conditioning system. If you need air conditioning repair in Plainfield, IL because of refrigerant troubles, then we’re the team you can rely on.

Today, we are going to run through some vital things that you should know about your home’s air conditioner and its refrigerant. Let’s get into potential refrigerant issues.

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Want Lower Cooling Bills?

Tuesday, June 1st, 2021

hand-drawing-check-box-transparent-backgroundWe’re sure you do! The better question might be: Do you know how to get lower cooling bills? If you don’t, you will today after walking away from this blog.

There are many things you can do to lower your cooling bills. We’re going to give you the easiest, most accessible ways to do this. If you want lower cooling bills, then you need to know these tips and tricks regarding your HVAC in Plainfield, IL. If you’re left with any lingering questions after reading through this blog post, you’re more than welcome to get in contact with our team directly. Our professionals are just as friendly as they are informed. They’ll answer any questions you have.

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Don’t Wait on AC Repair…

Monday, May 3rd, 2021

an-air-conditioner-in-need-of-serviceIf you’re already noticing problems with your air conditioner this spring, then it’s time for air conditioning repair.

We know what you’re probably thinking—“Already?” If you’re having trouble now, you’re bound to have problems later. So, yes, you should call our professionals now to have us handle it as soon as possible. We understand that you’re not jumping for joy to have a professional come to your home to handle these issues. But we promise to make it as easy as possible for you. Our team members specialize in AC repair in Plainfield, IL.

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5 Noises You Shouldn’t Hear from Your Furnace

Monday, March 8th, 2021

On a normal day, your home’s furnace might make a little noise as it starts up, when it’s turning on, and then when it turns off. You can always expect to hear some noise from the furnace. The thing about this noise is that it should never be disruptive. In fact, it should be something that only people with a keen ear really notice. If the noises that your furnace makes are scaring the likes of you, your family members, and even your furry friends, you need to schedule an appointment with our team.

Weird furnace noises are your furnace’s way of asking for help. Don’t ignore a genuine plea for assistance. Instead, contact our team members for the work you’re looking for. We specialize in furnace repair in Plainfield, IL.

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7 Noises You Shouldn’t Hear from Your Heater

Monday, February 22nd, 2021

We’re all accustomed to certain sounds coming from our homes. The sound of your kettle bubbling up in the morning, the soft click of your thermostat kicking off your heater, or even the creak of that floorboard by the door are all comforting sounds. This is because they’re all indicative of your home. Although certain sounds are to be expected, you should never hear loud, disruptive noises.

If you’re looking for furnace repair in Plainfield, IL, you want to start with the professionals on our team. Sometimes, it can be difficult to differentiate between sounds that are okay and sounds that are bad news. We’re going to draw the line in the sand today.

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What Does That Noise Mean?

Monday, September 7th, 2020

Woman-covering-her-ears-from-loud-noiseYou turn on your air conditioner to cut through the still heat of a Plainfield afternoon and there’s that weird sound … you don’t know exactly what’s going on, but you know that something is off. But you don’t know if it’s so “off” that you need to call up an air conditioning professional.

If you walk away from this blog remembering only one thing, make sure it’s this: any air conditioning sound that’s out of the ordinary is enough reason to call a professional. Your air conditioner shouldn’t pick up new tricks over time. If it does, then it means that you need to call us for AC repair in Plainfield, IL.

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Why You’re Having Water Heater Trouble

Monday, February 11th, 2019

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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Get the Most Out of Your Heating System This Winter

Monday, December 3rd, 2018

Young woman shivering during the winter seasonDo you run into high heating bills every winter? It’s understandable here in Plainfield because our winters are so long and cold. We take care of many homeowners here across Illinois, we understand that many come to expect the higher heating bills in winter along with other minor inconveniences to your heating system. But there are many ways for you to get the most out of your heating system while avoiding all these problems. If you need great HVAC services in Plainfield, then you need our team. If you want to know how to get the most out of your heating system, then keep reading below.

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Can I Put More Refrigerant Into My AC on My Own?

Monday, July 30th, 2018

air-conditioning-manometer-pressure-refrigerantWe can answer this question in two simple responses:

  • No, you can’t
  • You don’t need to*

Homeowners often ask this question about refrigerant because of a basic misunderstanding about what refrigerant is and what it does. We’re going to go into more detail to address the question because it helps people grasp how air conditioning systems work, and because it can help alert to a serious AC repair issue.

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