Comfort First Heating and Cooling, Inc. Blog

Short Cycling: A Sign That You Need AC Repair

September 16th, 2019

air-conditioning-unit-with-tools-on-topOne of the most common and unfortunately harmful problems an air conditioner can experience is a condition called short-cycling. This is a symptom of a problem with your air conditioner, and can actually cause further problems. Sometimes, a few simple adjustments might be all that’s needed to fix this problem. But if the root cause is serious, it may require a professional HVAC tech to conduct repairs.

Short-cycling must be resolved, otherwise, it will eventually lead to an early replacement for your air conditioner, and waste enormous amounts of power until that point.

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Decoding Those Weird Sounds Your AC is Making

September 2nd, 2019

woman-covering-her-earsWouldn’t it be nice if we had air conditioners that could self-diagnose when something is wrong and send a text to our phones telling us what’s up? Let’s face it, this is probably a reality in the future, but unfortunately, we’re not quite there yet.

In the meantime, homeowners have to rely on other methods for our cooling systems to send warning signs. Some indicators might include a drop in cooling power, or an unexplained spike in energy bills. Or it may even be that your circuit breakers for the indoor and outdoor units keep tripping.

Another possibility is that you hear strange sounds coming from your air conditioner. And by strange sounds, we mean anything out of the ordinary hum from the fans or whoosh of air through your AC vents. So, what sort of sounds specifically are we talking about? We’ve listed several below. Read on to learn more!

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Chicago Blackhawks VS. Boston Bruins Ticket Giveaway

August 21st, 2019

GIVEAWAY TIME! Back to school, back to hockey! Comfort First Heating and Cooling, Inc is giving away two tickets to the Chicago Blackhawks Vs. Boston Bruins hockey game for tonight’s game, September 21st, 2019.

Chicago Blackhawks VS. Boston Bruins Game on September 21, 2019

LIKE COMFORT FIRST HEATING AND COOLING’s FACEBOOK PAGE for information on upcoming promotions and giveaways at https://www.facebook.com/comfortfirstheatingandcooling1/

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Simple Ways to Increase Your AC Efficiency

August 19th, 2019

Are you wincing every time you look at your air conditioning bill this summer? You can expect your energy bill to increase a little bit when summer rolls around. After all, you’re relying on your air conditioner a lot more often than normal. The thing about this is that you should never pay an unreasonable amount for your air conditioning services. Your air conditioner should always be able to provide you with the right cooling services for the right price.

If you need air conditioning service in Orland Park, IL, you can contact our professional team. You’re going to need experts for this type of service. You should never try to DIY your air conditioning services or even try to hire an amateur for your air conditioning services. You can trust our team to provide you with the service that you need.

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Join Us at the Three Rivers Festival

August 9th, 2019

Our Comfort First Heating and Cooling, Inc. vehicle.

It’s that time of year again! Channahon’s Three Rivers Festival is in town.

It’s time to grab the kids and head out for some summer fun. Make sure you look out for our Comfort First vehicle while you’re there. We’ll be toward the entrance helping Joliet area residents get ready for back to school season. You can enter our contest to win a $50 Visa Gift Card to make those back to school expenses a little easier to bear.

All you have to do to enter is:

  1. Find our vehicle around the entrance of the festival
  2. Snap a quick picture with the vehicle
  3. Hop on Facebook and share the image to our page.

We’ll choose and announce a winner on Monday, August 12, 2019. We’re looking forward to seeing you there!

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Our End of Summer Warehouse Sale!

August 9th, 2019

We’re entering the dog days of summer, but it’s never too late to upgrade your HVAC system!

We’re offering a $99/month promotion for new Carrier AC installations with our End of Summer Warehouse Sale. It’s time to call our team if you’ve sweltered all summer long because your air conditioner just can’t keep you cool. We go above and beyond with every single installation service that we provide. We even provide a Quality Control Inspection (QCI) to ensure that your installation is up to our high standard. Our work doesn’t stop there either. We send another technician out a week later to make sure that your new AC system is treating you well. End the summer strong and get in on the sale fast—it’s only happening through the end of the month!

Contact us today. Comfort First Heating & Cooling, Inc.—Where we put your comfort first!

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AC Not Cooling? Here’s Why

August 5th, 2019

Air-Conditioning-TechWe’re easing into the latter half of summer here in Joliet. If you’re struggling with your air conditioning services, you’re going to need to hire a professional to fix your issues. Your air conditioner might not cool for a variety of reasons. The culprit behind your problems could be anything from your air conditioner’s internal compressor to a clog in your ductwork system. You should never try to fix these problems on your own accord.

We know that it’s always tempting to hire some a little less than qualified because they promise more bang for your buck. If you’re looking for great AC repair in Joliet, IL, you can trust our team because we perform thorough services at affordable prices. Contact our team today.

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The Dangers of Hiring an Unlicensed HVAC Contractor

July 22nd, 2019

smiling-technicianHVAC services are expensive. Installing a new HVAC system is an outright investment and repair, replacement, and maintenance services can also cost you a pretty penny. We understand that you might be tempted to cut corners here and there. There are a lot of points for temptation throughout this process — there are so many unlicensed contractors and amateurs in Joliet.

You might think that you’re cheating the system and still getting a great deal by taking this route. In reality, there are way too many risks involved and too high of a chance of receiving shoddy craftsmanship in your home. Choosing a professional HVAC contractor in Joliet, IL will save you a headache. Contact our team today.

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5 Signs That You Need AC Repair this Summer

July 8th, 2019

Is your air conditioner struggling to keep up so far this summer? It might be time for you to schedule your air conditioning repair services. There’s really no better time to schedule your air conditioning repair services than now. We haven’t quite reached the scorching summer temperatures yet. You might think that you’re saving yourself an unnecessary air conditioning expense by putting off your air conditioning services—but in actuality, you’re only hurting your air conditioning system further.

The summertime is one of the most inconvenient times that you could need air conditioning repair. You can avoid trouble like this by remaining proactive. Avoid a big air conditioning problem this summer by scheduling your air conditioning repair in Joliet, IL. We’re the right team to service your home whenever you need us.

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Ready to Go Ductless? Know Your Stuff

June 24th, 2019

ductless-ac-blowing-cold-airAre you ready to upgrade your air conditioner this summer? If you are, make sure that you contact our team today to schedule an appointment. This is the time of year where many people start to reevaluate their home’s air conditioner—this is the right time to do it too. If you’re ready to upgrade your air conditioner, you don’t have to just upgrade to a new central air conditioner. We know that this is the most comfortable next step for a lot of people but there are so many other systems on the market that can do your home a lot of justice. If you want great AC installation in Joliet, IL for your new ductless system, make sure that you contact our team.

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