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Woman Hears Noise

What’s That Sound Coming From My Furnace?

March 9, 2020

It’s normal for your furnace to make some noise. For instance, a dull hum is to be expected. However, louder noises might spell trouble for your heating unit’s components. Remember to turn off your furnace if it makes any alarming sounds and leave the repair job to a professional. To help you, our Miller’s Area…

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Video – Why Is My Furnace Blowing Cold Air?

February 26, 2020

There are a few things to check in your home in the case that your furnace is blowing cold air, such as your thermostat settings, air filter, and your home’s ductwork. If you can’t figure out the issue, give us a call at 847-223-0211 and we will inspect your furnace. Miller’s Area Heating & Air…

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Why Won’t My Furnace Stop Running?

February 10, 2020

Is your furnace blowing air without pause? If so, you’re probably feeling a bit concerned. First, your Grayslake, IL house most likely feels like an oven. On top of that, your utility bill will be considerably higher with your furnace constantly running. Believe it or not, this is a fairly common problem our professionals at…

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Video – How to Prevent the Pipes in Your Home From Freezing

January 31, 2020

Insulate the pipes in your home on exterior walls or in unheated areas such as crawl spaces, garages, basements, and attics. Turn off the inside water shut-off valve that provides water to your outside spigots or hose bibs. Drain each line by opening the spigot until it stops dripping and then turn off the spigot.…

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Why Is My Heat Pump Blowing Cold Air?

January 13, 2020

When it comes to staying warm during the cold winter months, folks in Grayslake, IL, love their heat pumps. Fast, reliable, and cost effective to use, heat pumps are a popular choice in the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) industry. But what if it’s freezing outdoors and your heat pump starts blowing cold air?…

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Pilot light on the furnace went out.

Video – Cold Air? Check Your Furnace Pilot Light

December 27, 2019

Your furnace may be blowing cold air because the pilot light has gone out. Call us at 847-223-0211 or request service online to have it properly fixed. This is indicative of a bigger problem that requires professional help.

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Why Isn’t My Furnace Heating My Entire Home?

December 10, 2019

If your furnace seems to be producing heating inconsistently around your Grayslake, IL, home to you, you’re not alone. Many homes have varied conditions from room to room causing spotty heating or cooling. On cold days, this can be a nuisance. For example, you may be confined to only a few rooms in your home.…

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Happy Thanksgiving!

November 27, 2019

Happy Thanksgiving! We’re grateful for you!

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Video – When Do I Need to Replace the Batteries in My Smoke Detector?

November 25, 2019

Change the batteries in your smoke and CO detectors when you change your clocks for daylight savings. It’s an easy reminder to replace them and is very important for your safety!

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When winter comes this dog transforms into a caterpillar with huge ears and she just wants to be inside her pink blanket until spring arrives.

What Does AFUE Mean?

November 7, 2019

While an air conditioner’s efficiency is measured by its SEER (Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio) rating, an electric or gas- or oil-fired furnace’s efficiency is measured by its AFUE, or Average Fuel Utilization Efficiency. This standard measurement is given in percentages, letting you know how much of your fuel is actually used to heat your Illinois…

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Miller's Area Heating proudly provides HVAC service to Grayslake, Libertyville, Round Lake, Wildwood, Ingleside, and the surrounding Illinois communities. Visit our service area page for more coverage details, call us at 847-223-0211, or request service online today.