As the hot summer sun starts to fade and the cooler temperatures of fall starts to settle in, residents of start preparing their homes and yards for the winter. For many, that leads to the question of whether they should cover their exterior air conditioner for the [Continue Reading ]
Your entire residence should be a refuge that’s warm and toasty in the winter and cool and comfortable in the summer. However, families who live in some multi-level residences find the upper floor is stubbornly hotter or colder than the rooms on ground level. This could just be due [Continue Reading ]
For many people, there's nothing like a hot shower to start the day. Even though that may be a perfect way to wake up and start the day, experts say you should be careful not to set your water too hot. Setting your water heater to a temperature that’s [Continue Reading ]
When searching for a heating and cooling system for your home, it’s critical to choose one that balances efficiency, functionality and the impact on your wallet. That’s why many families explore the possibility of mini-splits to heat and cool their home. Mini-splits—often called ductless mini-splits—offer a variety of advantages [Continue Reading ]
Choosing the right furnace filter and changing it when it gets dirty is as important to your HVAC system as changing the oil is to your car. Each plays a vital part in keeping its system operating safely, efficiently and for a long time. A dirty furnace filter loses its [Continue Reading ]
They say knowledge is power, and that’s undoubtedly accurate when it comes to your air conditioner. While complex repairs are best left to experts, it’s helpful to have a practical understanding of your air conditioner and how to solve everyday AC issues. Learning how your AC works and the [Continue Reading ]
The specialists at Home Furniture, Plumbing and Heating are proud to be your premier provider of plumbing, heating and air conditioning services in and around Kankakee County since 1945. Owners Michael Ader, Bill Batkiewicz and Jeffery Ahlden are dedicated to outstanding customer service and competitive prices. Working with top brands and some of the best technicians and installers around, you can depend on us for comfort solutions that treat you as the top priority.