1. Whole Home Humidifiers in Crystal Lake, IL | Absolute Comfort

    Change Your Humidifier Pad Regularly

    Like many appliances in your home as well as your HVAC system, your whole home humidifier needs routine maintenance as well to make sure that it’s working the way it should. One of the most important parts of your humidifier is the humidifier pad inside the unit. Just like the filter in your HVAC …Read More

  2. Sump Pump Battery Back Up System | Absolute Comfort Crystal Lake

    Why You Need a Sump Pump Battery Back Up

    A couple of years ago in the spring, I remember Illinois was hit with a few days of severe thunderstorms. Many people that I knew -  including a good friend of mine - had lost power. I was house-sitting for him and taking care of his cats while he was gone on a work trip. The day he was scheduled t…Read More

  3. Low Humidity Symptoms | Absolute Comfort Crystal Lake IL

    Low Humidity Symptoms

    Itchy skin, dry lips, and headaches may be a sign that your home could have low humidity. As we use our furnaces and heating systems during the winter, it dries out any moisture that is in the air – causing unpleasant symptoms that may leave you wondering if you are sick. If you have been experien…Read More

  4. Why does my furnace smell? | Absolute Comfort Crystal Lake

    Why does my furnace smell?

    Everyone loves a fresh and clean-smelling home - but if there's a problem with your furnace, you might have strange smells coming through those vents. Have you experienced this? If so, there are a few reasons why your furnace could be creating those odors. It’s important to have an HVAC technician…Read More

  5. Dryer Vent Cleaning | Absolute Comfort Crystal Lake

    Dryer Vent Cleaning: Why it’s Necessary

    When was the last time you had someone clean your dryer vent? Are you looking for a reliable HVAC company to come help you with the task? Well, Absolute Comfort can help you with all of your HVAC needs, including a dryer vent cleaning! Over time, your dryer vent can get clogged with debris, dust, an…Read More

  6. Old HVAC Damper

    How To Check HVAC System Dampers

    Have you had issues with heating and cooling in one bedroom or one specific area in your home? A common problem that most homeowners experience is having little to no airflow in one room and having too much in another.  A suggestion we have that you can do yourself — before you call for repair se…Read More

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    FAQ: Champion Furnaces and Air Conditioning

    At Absolute Comfort, we take pride in offering Champion heating and cooling systems. Champion is a Johnson Controls brand, joining the ranks of its other well-known brands, which include York. Johnson Controls has been known for their 140 years of experience and ongoing development in HVAC technolog…Read More