Professional Furnace Repairs in Chicago
At A Custom Heating and Air Conditioning we believe the heating system that is in your Chicago home is much more than a heating system…it is your environment.
As a central heating device, your furnace heats your home by distributing warm air throughout the house. When your furnace begins to lose efficiency or breaks down, you will need a professional Chicago furnace repairs specialist to restore your home heating system. Whether you have an electric furnace that isn’t producing heated air or you are in need of a replacement for an outdated gas furnace, our heating repairs specialists can take care of it. You can rest assured that our technicians know what they’re doing, too, because they have been trained extensively to operate, repair, and install furnaces throughout Chicago.
We install and maintain many types of furnaces for all of your residential needs. Our trained and knowledgeable technicians will perform a full 99 point cleaning and safety inspection on your furnace. After this preventive maintenance is performed you can be assured of several things: Lower gas bills, higher efficiency, longer life expectancy of your furnace and a safer healthier place for you and your family to live.
FAQ About Furnaces
1. How often should I have my furnace checked? Annually, being a gas appliance with high consumption of fuel, it should be tested annually for gas leaks, carbon monoxide and performance as well as cleaning the motors, burners, heat exchangers and check all parts and functions.
2. When is the best time of year to clean my furnace?
The best time is mid August to mid November also February and march when we are typically slower and can avoid the winter and summer rush.
3. How often should I clean my ducts?
Industry standards for duct cleaning recommends cleaning your ducts every 5 years, depending on the home. If you have pets that shed then they need to be cleaned more often, 1-2 years.
4. Can I clean my own furnace?
It would be very difficult to clean your furnace yourself without proper training, equipment and expertise. Usually Chicago homeowners miss the crucial parts of the cleaning and tuning process.
5. When should I change my furnace?
Most home inspectors recommend every 14 years. Some land lords and homeowners who do no annual maintenance, or they don’t change filters monthly, we are seeing them needing a new furnace every 5-7 years. (Changing filters monthly and having annual inspections are important)
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