Noisy Furnace – What is Causing Weird Furnace Sounds?

In this post, we review the causes of furnace noises and offer troubleshooting tips and solutions to what could be causing the problems. A noisy furnace can be annoying for sure. Even worse though, furnace noise could be the sign of a more serious issue that needs to be checked. For furnace repairs in Warrenville, Naperville and [...]

What to Do When Furnace Is Not Heating Properly

In this post, we discuss what the causes of your furnace not heating properly might be and what you can do to try and fix it or if you need to call a professional. If you need to call a professional for emergency furnace repair in the Naperville, Warrenville,  Carol Stream, Downers Grove, Geneva, Lombard, West Chicago, Batavia [...]

Gas Furnace Repair and Troubleshooting

In this post, we discuss furnace repair and common furnace issues that you can try to troubleshoot before you have to recall a repair service.  Are you having furnace problems? If you want to try and troubleshoot common furnace issues first, such as relighting the pilot light, continue reading below. If you want to call [...]

Reasons Your Furnace Turns On and Off Frequently

In this post, we discuss reasons your furnace may be shutting on and off frequently.  What is short cycling? When a furnace begins to start and stop frequently, this is called short cycling. Persistent short cycling could cause severe damage to the furnace, as well as increase your monthly energy bills. There can be several possible reasons [...]

American Standard Furnace Troubleshooting Guide

NOTE: This is offered as useful information to our customers. We are not a customer service division of American Standard. We are a small, family-owned company in Warrenville, Illinois. Our company is not a customer service phone line for American Standard. We cannot take out-of-state calls and walk you through your troubleshooting issues. The American [...]

  Ways to Save Money on Heating Bills

When winter arrives, it means that your heating bill rises. That's how it is here in Chicagoland, but there are still ways to save money on heating bills so that your pocket doesn't need to take such a big hit. As the temperatures start to drop, take a tour of the home and inspect the [...]

Common Furnace Problems

When the weather gets colder, the furnaces turn on. It will see heavy use for months after that. The furnace gets used and sometimes it gets abused and then things can go wrong. Noone is every happy when their furnace goes out on a cold night. Calling for emergency furnace repair can make you nervous [...]

Winter Heating Tips

In this post, we give you some easy and practical tips to save money during winter on your heating energy bills. FIND AND SEAL LEAKS 1. Seal the air leaks around utility cut-throughs for pipes (“plumbing penetrations”), gaps around chimneys and recessed lights in insulated ceilings, and unfinished spaces behind cupboards and closets. 2. Find out how [...]