3 Ways That Duct Cleaning Improves the Air Quality in Your Home

When the air quality of your home begins to decline, there are several options available to help you breathe easier. The team at CRNE’s Environmental Control has the ability and experience to provide such services, including as UV lights, air filters, air purifiers, and even whole house humidifiers. A service that most do not consider is a complete cleaning of your home’s entire duct system. Not only will this help your HVAC system work more effectively, but it also will greatly improve the air quality in your home.1. Remove Indoor Allergens More EffectivelyWhen you or a member of your family struggle with typical indoor allergies, dust and mites can wreak havoc on your body. A thorough cleaning of the duct system can help rid your home of those types of health hazards. 2. Filter Out Remains of a Mold or Pest IssueIf you’ve had a mold or pest control issue … Continued

Regular Maintenance of Commercial Boilers Can Reduce Your Energy Bills

Preventing issues on commercial boilers can save you time in making complex repairs, and money on replacing expensive parts. You can reduce your energy bills by conducting regular maintenance on the boilers in your buildings, whether they’re in a large manufacturing operation or a small apartment complex. CRNE’s Environmental Control has been providing routine maintenance services such as the ones described below, to residents and businesses alike. If you find your energy bills becoming increasingly higher, hire a professional to conduct the following regular maintenance on your commercial HVAC system.

5 Tips to Get the Most out of Your HVAC Unit This Winter

With jackets, sweaters, hats, and gloves starting to make an appearance, it’s clear that fall is officially here and in full swing. This change marks the start of the season for family, friends, and food, but also for HVAC problems! Proactively maintaining your HVAC unit is critical when temperatures get colder, and can save you thousands of dollars by avoiding costly repairs. As the temperatures continue to drop, remember to call the professionals at CRNE’s Environmental Control and make sure to keep these five tips in mind.

5 Signs That It’s Time to Upgrade Your Home Heating Unit

Fall is here, and cooler temperatures are right around the corner. Is your furnace ready to handle the frigid cold of winter? Don’t wait until it is below freezing to find out. Your furnace might be on its last leg, and it could be time for an upgrade. The heating and cooling experts at CRNE’s Environmental Control want you to be aware of these signs that it is time to replace your heating system. Your Furnace Is AncientHeating units should be replaced after 10-15 years. If yours is nearing that 15-year age mark, you probably should replace it before it stops working altogether and you’re left in a freezing house this winter.Your Ducts Are DatedIs your home increasingly dusty? Do you have trouble keeping some rooms warm and some cool? Leaky ductwork could be the cause of these troubles. A professional can come and assess whether or not you need to … Continued

5 Ways to Lower Cooling Costs This Summer

If you live in the Northbrook, Illinois area, you know how hot it can get in the summer and how hard it can be to keep your house cool during those sweltering months. Homeowners often see their electric bills double in the summer because running your AC accounts for about half of your power bill. There are some practical ways that you can reduce your cooling costs this summer and make your home more energy efficient. Here are some tips straight from the professionals at CRNE’s Environmental Control. 

Save Money on HVAC Services Today!

Let’s face it: HVAC systems and services are not cheap. And when it’s 90 degrees outside and your AC system breaks, the last thing you want to spend your hard-earned money on is HVAC maintenance or replacing your system entirely. Fortunately, your friends at CRNE’s Environmental Control understand the desperation of a broken system on the hottest day of the year, and they feel your pain when you get your bill and you’d rather be spending your money on anything else. That’s why we offer expert service, competitive rates, and some great specials that will make the AC repair process more bearable. 

Schedule Spring AC Maintenance Today

We’re practically throwing a party over here at CRNE’s Environmental Control. Spring is just around the corner in Illinois! We love winter as much as the next HVAC guy, but it has to come to an end sooner or later. And our team is ready for warm temperatures, open windows, and the smell of barbecues wafting through the evening air. However, before you get too lost in your spring routine, don’t forget to schedule your HVAC system’s bi-annual maintenance.

How to Improve Your Indoor Air Quality

During the winter months, we tend to spend more time indoors. You may love curling up next to the fireplace with a good book, or you may feel pent up and ready for spring. Either way, you’re breathing more indoor air. So maybe it’s time you paid some attention to your indoor air quality, with a little help from CRNE’s Environmental Control.

When Your Water Heater Decides to Quit

We’ve heard the tale a thousand times. You get up early in the morning, still groggy from sleep. You turn on your shower and then step in only to find an icy-cold surprise. Your water is NOT heating up. You quickly throw on a robe and check the other faucets, but they tell the same story: No hot water. So you run to your water heater only to discover it has completely quit. It’s time to call a water heater repairman. Enter: CRNE’s Environmental Control.

Don’t Wait to Schedule Your Fall Furnace Service!

It’s that time of year in Illinois. The temperatures are beginning to drop. The leaves are starting to turn more brilliant shades of yellow and red, and you’re beginning to think about turning on your furnace for those first few chilly nights. But before you start running your furnace full time, be sure to schedule a fall service appointment with CRNE’s Environmental Control for your furnace and HVAC system.