Comfort First Heating and Cooling, Inc. Blog

Runny Nose and Coughing? Try AccuClean

February 18th, 2019

sic-woman-blowing-her-noseDo you know how your indoor air quality affects your home? It affects your overall health, the quality of your home, and even the price of your heating bills. If you’re not concerned about the indoor air quality of your home, now is the time that you should be.

Winter is really tough on your indoor air quality. If you want to breathe clean air this season, it’s important to have a great indoor air quality system in place. We work with all the best brands here at our company because we only want the best systems possible to couple with our superior service. This is why we choose brands like American Standard for Joliet homes. If you’re looking for great AccuClean products in Joliet then contact our team today.

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Heating Problems this Winter? Call for Repairs

February 4th, 2019

inside-of-a-gas-furnaceHave you been having heating problems in your home this winter? It might be time to call a professional. We see heating problems that need immediate repair services almost every day here at our company—especially during this time of year. When it comes to any aspect of your HVAC system, it’s always a wise decision to act quickly. You need time on your side for these services.

The last thing you could possibly want is to try to turn on your heater on a cold winter night and hear it struggle to perform. If you need a great HVAC contractor in Bolingbrook then make sure that you contact our team. We educate our technicians and ensure that they’re all EPA certified. We even offer 24-hour around the clock service for those problems that pop up after business hours—trust us with your heating needs.

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How to Reduce the Negative Effects of Static Electricity

January 21st, 2019

Young woman sitting on the sofa drinking coffee and working on the digital tabletWinter weather means the holidays, the first snowfall, and many other fun winter activities but it can also bring along so many different small annoyances throughout the day. You have to get bundled up head to toe just for a quick trip out of the house, your car is freezing cold when you first get into it, and then there’s the static electricity.

Is your hair constantly standing on end? While static electricity in your home can be quite the annoyance, not many homeowners realize that standard HVAC services can eliminate this problem from your home for you. Static electricity is caused by dry air in your home. Here in Illinois, we experience very dry winter conditions. We can help you balance the levels of moisture in your home. If you’d like to counteract the effects of static electricity in your home, try installing a humidifier in your home this winter.

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Community Involvement: Channahon Pony Baseball

January 8th, 2019

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Here at Comfort First Heating and Cooling, Inc. one of the cornerstones of our business is an investment in our community. We strive to give back locally, so since 2016, we’ve sponsored the Channahon Pony Baseball team.

The team is part of the Channahon Youth Baseball League which is a PONY (Protect Our Nations Youth) affiliated league here in Channahon, IL. The work or teach baseball to the youth of our community and instill the ideals of sportsmanship, honesty, loyalty, and courage in our youth.

If you’d like to see other ways we get involved across Illinois, visit our Community Involvement page.

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Why You Need an Air Filtration System for Your Home

January 7th, 2019

dirty-air-filterDo you have clean air in your home? You’re probably inclined to say yes, but you probably don’t realize just how dirty the air in your home is. Even if you clean your home regularly and open the windows to circulate fresh air in, your home is probably still fraught with contaminants. We understand why homeowners are typically more concerned with pollution outdoors, but if you neglect the air quality in your home, the conditions can become just as bad. Here at Comfort First Heating and Cooling, Inc. we have the best air filtration systems on the market—we work with all the best makes and models of relevant brands. If you need Global Plasma Solutions services in Joliet the contact our team.

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Why Your Heater Isn’t Working

December 24th, 2018

hvac-technicianHaving trouble with your heater? We know how frustrating this problem can be during these cold Joliet winters. What’s even more frustrating is not knowing what caused your heater trouble. Unfortunately, the biggest causes of heater trouble are neglect and user error. The best thing to do when you have trouble with your heater is to call a professional for service. If you need residential heating services in Joliet, IL then contact our team. If you’d like to know the causes of your heating problems, keep reading below.

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How an Air Scrubber Helps Your Home Indoor Air Quality

December 10th, 2018

Sick woman blowing her noseIf you’re a homeowner here in Joliet who understands the importance of your indoor air quality, you’re already a step ahead. Your home’s indoor air quality is often a lot worse than the outdoor air quality here in Illinois. Are you suffering from allergies, difficulty breathing, dry or itchy eyes, sneezing, or wheezing? You can benefit from a home air purification system. There are many different styles of air purifiers that you can choose from, but we recommend an air scrubber. If you’d like an air scrubber in your Joliet home, contact our team. We can assess your space and ensure that this system is the best for you.

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What Are the Benefits of a Furnace?

November 26th, 2018

hvac-technician-inspecting-furnaceAre you looking to install a new heating system in your home before winter? Homeowners have more options than ever for heating systems from furnaces to boilers or ductless systems. But how do you determine which one is right for you? Furnaces are the most common heating system in America because they’re so effective and energy efficient. We suggest this system to many homeowners. If you need expert furnace services in Joliet, then contact our team. If you want to know how a furnace can benefit your home, then keep reading below.

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How Your Furnace Affects Your Indoor Air Quality

November 12th, 2018

virus cells on a dark backgroundYour furnace is the reason your home stays comfortable all winter long here in Joliet, but without the proper maintenance, you can decrease your indoor air quality in the process. There are many aspects of your furnace and overall HVAC system that need annual maintenance to remain fully functional. If you’re suffering from the effects of low indoor air quality this winter then consider upgrading your Joliet, IL home with one of our indoor air quality services.

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The Importance of Furnace Maintenance

November 5th, 2018

BurnerHeating season is here, which means it’s time to get your furnace in proper shape to deal with the next few months. You’re going to be putting the system under a lot of strain over the next few months, which is why it’s so important that you schedule preventive maintenance for it. The last thing you want is to have your furnace break down on you in the middle of the coldest months of the year. Preventive maintenance is the single greatest thing you can do to ensure that your furnace stays as healthy as possible over the fall and winter season. Read on to find out why you should be scheduling this for your system as soon as possible.

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