Utility Company Rebates Expire May 31st….in their current form!

For those who have been thinking about replacing their HVAC system, the current Nicor Gas Rebates, People’s Gas Rebates and North Shore Gas Rebates all expire on May 31st, 2014.

Currently Chicagoland homeowners can receive up to $1020 for installing a high efficient furnace and air conditioning system. The rebates will continue in some form beyond May 31st, but will most likely be at a lower dollar amount.

 

How Much Does A New Residential HVAC System Cost?

This is the big questions everyone wants to know. Unfortunately, there is no easy answer or any set price. The cost of a new HVAC system can depend on many different items. Angie’s List has 2 great articles on the cost of a furnace and the cost of an air conditioning unit. In 2013, Angie’s list members spent an average of $10,059.94 for a complete HVAC system. Continue reading

5 Tips To Lower Your Summer Utility Bill

Summer is just around and that means nice warm weather and hot sunny days. It also means air conditioning….and high summer electric bills. Here are 5 tips to help you lower your summer utility bill. Continue reading

HVAC 101: The Installation Position

This is the first blog in a series explaining the basics of heating and cooling with a forced air system. This series will look at the different parts including the installation, the furnace, the air conditioning unit, the duct work, the thermostat and indoor air quality. I will hopefully explain how the parts and pieces work to deliver the maximum comfort for you inside your home. Continue reading

Quick Poll: How Often Do You Change Your Furnace Filter?