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HVAC stands for Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning, and the acronym represents a home system that is installed in order to provide proper air flow, humidity control, and temperature control in every room of the home. Installing an HVAC system in Carol Stream can be a significant investment, which is why we’ve written this quick guide that will help you know what constitutes a quality system, as well as the installation considerations necessary for a quality system.

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As the old saying goes, prevention is the best medicine. This is especially true for complex machinery that can be expensive replace or repair. Imagine being in the middle of winter and your HVAC system just stops working, either in your office or home. In this situation, not only will you have to pay for expensive parts and labor, you will also have to pay extra for emergency repairs—after all, how long can you go without heating in the freezing cold? This is why a little bit of routine maintenance goes a long way. Here are five essential HVAC maintenance tips:

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HVAC systems have it rough—they run pretty much 24/7, 365 days a year. That level of activity can put a strain on any mechanical system. Despite this, an air conditioner can last on average over 15 years, while a furnace will usually last up to 20 years. Of course, we would like to delay the inevitable as much as possible, but all good things must come to an end. In this article, we’re going to talk about the situations in which repairing your air conditioning system or heating system is no longer a viable option, and only a new system installation makes sense. So, what are some of the early signs that your furnace or air conditioning system is on its last legs?