We receive countless calls every time the temperatures drop below normal ranges, as homeowners here in Champaign encounter problems with their home’s heating system. With the record-low temperatures and extreme conditions most of the country is currently experiencing, our Hoveln Heating & Cooling, Inc., professionals want to share some insights and tips with you to…Continue Reading
On most thermostats, you can choose between ON or AUTO for your fan setting. ON tells your HVAC unit to run its fans all the time, even when the air isn’t being heated or cooled. AUTO means the fan only runs when your air is being treated. It might be a good idea to try…Continue Reading
Hot water is one of those things everyone takes for granted in our modern society. A hot shower on a cold winter evening is relaxing. Hot water washes away dirt from laundry and grease from pans. And hot water comes in handy as an emergency defroster. Most homeowners in Champaign are accustomed to reserving a…Continue Reading
It’s a terrible moment when you step into the shower and find you have no hot water. Best case scenario—your spouse just ran a load of white clothes on hot in the washing machine, turned on the dishwasher, and took a leisurely hot shower a few minutes ago. Worst case scenario—you have a broken water…Continue Reading
Carbon monoxide is a poisonous, odorless, tasteless gas. It is formed by the incomplete combustion of carbon, or the incomplete burning of natural gas and other things that contain carbon. It can often be mixed with other gasses with odors. Carbon monoxide can result from the burning of any of these, gasoline, kerosene, oil, propane,…Continue Reading
Tapping into Earth as an energy resource is an age-old practice, not just something read about in sci-fi literature. Geothermal heat pumps, also known as ground source heat pumps (GSHP), do just this to heat and cool homes in a highly efficient manner. So just what is a heat pump? A heat pump is different…Continue Reading
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