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Consider a Ductless AC System

June 16, 2022

When you think of heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems, you probably think of the furnace and air conditioner (AC) equipment inside, an air conditioner component outside, and a network of ducts running throughout your Elmhurst home. 

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How to Properly Size an AC System

May 23, 2022

In the heat of the summer, it’s easy to assume that bigger is better when it comes to air conditioning (AC) systems. Obviously, if you have an air conditioner that’s too small in your Oak Park home, you will not be able to keep your temperatures consistently low even if the unit is running constantly. 

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"Tee it up" Classic at Topgolf

Join Us At The “Tee It Up” Classic!

May 19, 2022

Join the Royal American Heating & Cooling team at the Fire Foundation’s annual fundraiser at Topgolf. On Sunday, June 5th, “Tee It Up” with our team from 3:00pm-6:00pm.

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Why Is Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Important?

Why Is Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Important?

April 14, 2022

Energy-efficient homes are more common than ever. Although they provide many benefits, including reducing overall energy usage and a smaller carbon footprint, they come with some disadvantages as well. 

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Thermostat 101 Basics

Thermostat 101 Basics

March 14, 2022

Every team needs a leader. In the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) industry, your thermostat is the undisputed leader of the heating and cooling team. It signals your furnace and air conditioner (AC) when to turn on and off. Whenever your thermostat detects a temperature change that’s different from the desired setting in your Elmhurst home, it barks out a new directive to adjust the indoor climate.

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The Basics of Winter Indoor Air Quality

The Basics of Winter Indoor Air Quality

February 16, 2022

In the winter, being snug as a bug in a rug in your home can be cozy, but it can also play havoc with your indoor air quality (IAQ) here in IL, creating some significant health problems. At Royal American Heating & Cooling, we recommend taking precautions to avoid the common issues associated with winter indoor air quality.

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Why Is My Furnace Blowing Cold Air?

Why Is My Furnace Blowing Cold Air?

January 18, 2022

Did you finally turn your furnace on this winter only to have cold air blowing out of your vents? Or did your furnace stop working just when you started to need it most? There are a few reasons your furnace may be blowing cold air, and there a few things to check before you need to worry too much. 

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5 Ways to Lower Your Winter Heating Bill

December 15, 2021

When the temperature gets low, your energy bill gets high. That’s because you spend more time indoors during the winter. And we don’t blame you—it can get pretty cold here in Illinois.

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Happy Thanksgiving From Our Family to Yours

November 25, 2021

We want to wish you and your family a very Happy Thanksgiving!

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what is short cycling

What Is Short Cycling?

November 16, 2021

Short cycling is a term used in the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) world to explain a situation where a furnace or air conditioner turns on and off too frequently. The “short cycle” is the period of time that your HVAC equipment is actually running, and the shorter this cycle, the harder your system needs to work. 

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