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Jun 05,2015
Eric Rickert

How to Manage Storm Water Runoff Problems

Storm water runoff can be a big problem, and we all still have vivid memories of the Downers Grove local flooding from two years ago. There is a direct link between the growth in new homes being built, the size of these newer homes, and the increased problem with storm water runoff flooding. The water needs a place to get into the ground, and as we lose that space to roads and roofs, runoff water increases.

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Jun 05,2015

IN Air Conditioning

Eric Rickert

Tips for Keeping a Cool House in the Midwest

The summer season has begun, and while we in the Midwest all welcome warmer weather after a typically brutal winter, we now need to prepare ourselves for the opposite end of the spectrum. As temperatures rise, we know that it’s important to keep your house at a comfortable temperature without spending too much on energy costs. We’ve put together a few tips for keeping your house cool this summer:

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May 21,2015

IN Air Conditioning

Eric Rickert

Questions to Ask When Purchasing a New A/C Unit

Summer is nearly upon us, and as temperatures rise, you’re going to want to be sure your home’s air conditioning system will keep you cool. While you might already have a system in place, newer, more energy efficient A/C units are now available which can use 20-40% less energy than models which were manufactured as recently as 10 years ago. Replacing an outdated unit with a more efficient model can have a large impact on your utility bills, and if you also utilize a programmable thermostat, you will be able to save a great deal of money in the years to come. In addition, ComEd and Nicor offer home energy rebates to help offset the cost of installing more efficient systems, making the installation of a new system cost effective in both the short and long term.

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May 15,2015

IN Air Conditioning

Eric Rickert

Why an A/C Maintenance Plan is Important

As summer approaches, homeowners are preparing to begin using their air conditioning systems to ensure that they can maintain comfortable temperatures in their houses. But how can they be sure that their systems are operating correctly and efficiently?

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Apr 10,2015

IN Articles, Air Conditioning, News

Eric Rickert

Air Conditioning Precision Tune-up Clean & Check $97.00 per unit

Its time to schedule your Air Conditioner Precision Tune-up Clean & Check. Equipment maintenance is an important part of ensuring the longevity of the investment you have made in your air conditioning unit. Proper maintenance ensures that your equipment can operate at its peak efficiency. This results in your equipment working less to achieve your desired comfort settings and also reduces the charges from utility providers. We can perform this Precision Tune-up Clean & Check on any make and model Air Conditioning unit, but there are some constraints; the outside temperature needs to be above 65 degrees and it cannot be raining.

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Apr 08,2015
Eric Rickert

Wednesday Product Feature: Kohler Moxie®

Do you like to listen to music in the shower, or when you’re getting ready in bathroom? New from Kohler the Moxie®; Wireless, waterproof, re-chargeable Bluetooth® speakers for your bathroom.

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