Air Conditioning Articles

Why Is My Air Conditioner Blowing Hot Air?

July 9, 2021
A pair of adult male hands feeling the flow of air coming out of an air vent on a wall near a ceiling. Man with hands in front of an air vent feeling for air flow.

Many reasons can cause an air conditioner to malfunction, resulting in warm or hot air blowing through your vents. Our Miller’s Area Heating & Air Conditioning professionals want to help you diagnose those problems quickly and then get them fixed, so you can cool down your family and your home.

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Do I Need to Chemical Wash the Condenser on My Air Conditioner?

June 9, 2021
Air conditioning heat pumps on the side of a house in Grayslake, IL

At Miller’s Area Heating & Air Conditioning, we recommend our chemical flush or wash on an annual basis. Take a minute to read a little more about the process and give one of our experienced team members a call here in Grayslake, IL, to discuss if this might be right for you and your home.

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How Does Your Central Air Conditioner Cool Your Home?

May 6, 2021
central air conditioner cooling a house in Grayslake, IL

Air conditioners cool, dehumidify your home or business and help keep your inside air cleaner. Understanding a bit of its basic components and how they work can help you identify a problem or malfunction when it occurs.

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Do I Really Need an AC Tune-Up?

April 9, 2021
ac tune up

Our professionals at Miller’s Area Heating & Air Conditioning understand that line of thinking but want to be sure you realize the long-term benefits of regular maintenance and tune-ups for your air conditioning system. In many cases, a small, short-run investment can save time, money, stress, and hassle down the road.

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How Environmental Issues Can Affect Your AC

July 9, 2020
AC Technician

Many environmental issues can affect your air conditioner’s performance. Our team wants you to be aware of these factors.

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5 Ways to Save Money on Your Air Conditioning and Summer Energy Bill

June 10, 2020
Thermostat Cost

As the summer months approach, we are all looking to save some pennies where we can. So why not start with your costly utility bills?   The US Department of Energy says that air conditioning can account for 35 to 40 percent of your utility bill here in Illinois. At Miller’s Area Heating & Air…

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Why Do I Need AC Maintenance Now?

May 18, 2020
AC Service

Spring is the best time to have maintenance done on your air conditioner. Our team wants you to rely on your Grayslake home’s ac for your comfort.

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Making Noise?

August 15, 2019
Mature male peering inside an upper wall white grid air duct on a silver wall near a white ceiling. A guy inspecting a heating and cooling air register duct for maintenance.

We at Miller’s Area Heating recommend getting a maintenance inspection at least once a year to determine the health of your air conditioner, regardless its age or noise level.

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Does Your AC Help With Allergy Symptoms?

July 2, 2019
Woman blowing nose due to allergy symptoms

Seasonal allergies are a burden for many. Air conditioners, or ACs, when properly maintained, can noticeably reduce symptoms for allergy sufferers. Air filters catch pollen, dust, and other irritants, producing higher-quality air. Air conditioners also act as humidity regulators, easing allergy symptoms. Miller’s Area Heating & Air Conditioning is proud to help you here in Libertyville, IL, breathe easier.

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Does My Air Conditioner Eliminate Mold?

June 10, 2019

At Miller’s Area Heating, we’re often asked, “Do air conditioners kill off mold?” This is a common misconception.

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