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5 Tips for Winterizing Your Home

Technician conducting a furnace maintenance service by changing out a dirty air filter while winterizing a home in the Metro East Area.

As the temperature takes a dip and winter slowly creeps into the Metro East Area, it’s that time of the year to turn our attention towards getting our homes winter-ready. This means prepping our homes for the chilly months ahead, ensuring coziness and savings on those energy bills. Over at C&K Heating & Cooling, we […]

Why is There a Burning Smell When I Turn On My Heat?

Technician with a flashlight inspecting the inside of a furnace due to a burning smell in the home of a Metro East Area resident.

As the temperature takes a dip in the Metro East Area and the winter breeze appears, there’s nothing as soothing as the cozy embrace of your heating system. However, what takes away from this comforting experience is an unexpected, burning scent accompanying the simple act of turning on your heating unit. This burning odor catches […]

What Are the Different Types of Air Conditioning Filters for Your Home?

Different types of filters clearing the indoor air of dust, smoke, dirt, and germs, in homes in Lebanon, IL.

Air conditioning filters are crucial in maintaining a comfortable and healthy indoor environment. They help improve your home’s air quality and ensure that your HVAC system operates efficiently. With a wide range of air filters available on the market, it’s essential to understand the different types and their benefits. Our experts strive to provide valuable […]

How to Tell When Your Window Air Conditioner is Costing You a Fortune

The costs of an energy bill rising due to issues with a resident in the Metro East Area experiencing problems with their window unit not working properly.

Window air conditioning units are a lifesaver in the Metro East area during the hot summer months. They can provide you with much-needed relief from the scorching heat. However, running an air conditioner can be expensive, and if you’re not careful, your window AC could cost you a fortune. With C&K Heating & Cooling, our […]

5 Ways to Lower Your Air Conditioner Costs This Summer

Piggy bank by gas and bill for saving money on the person's air conditioner energy cost in the summer in the Metro East area.

As summer approaches in the Metro East, you’ll need your air conditioner more than ever. The convenience of a cool and comfortable home might come at a high cost. During the summer, high energy bills can significantly strain your budget. C&K Heating & Cooling offers various air conditioning services to guarantee that your unit is […]

Why Your AC Makes a Loud Noise When It Turns On

A woman in her home in the metro-east area is getting irritated by the noise her air conditioner is making when she turns it on.

It is normal for your air conditioner to make a few noises. However, if you hear an unusual or unexpected noise from your unit when you turn it on, it is time to contact C&K Heating & Cooling for an air conditioning repair service. Each noise from your air conditioner can indicate different parts that […]

4 Ways to Tell If Your HVAC Unit Is Energy Efficient

An HVAC technician in the Metro East that is using professional equipment to recharge an air conditioning unit that requires maintenance.

Do you live in Metro East and need help determining if your HVAC unit is energy efficient? Are you seeking reliable AC repair, heating maintenance, or furnace replacement services? C&K Heating & Cooling, Inc. has provided quality HVAC services to the Metro East area for years. We understand that being mindful of energy efficiency can save […]

4 Maintenance Tips to Keep Your Geothermal HVAC System Running

A typical geothermal unit in a Lebanon, IL, residence. The condenser and piping are shown here.

If you’re a homeowner with a Geothermal HVAC system, you may be curious about how they work. They use ground pipes or loops that circulate water or anti-freezing agents and are dug so deeply that the ground temperature remains constant throughout the year. This offers an ample energy supply in the winter and a heat […]

Why Does My AC Unit Smell Musty?

A female homeowner in Metro East Illinois, blowing her nose in front of her AC mini-split system.

If you notice a musty smell coming from your air conditioner when it’s running, you could have what we call dirty sock syndrome—aptly named because the odor is similar to the smell of stinky feet and socks. So, when your home suddenly smells like a locker room, you need to determine what is causing the […]

Ways to Lower Your Monthly Air Conditioning Costs

A pile of bills next to a calculator and a clock, representing the time and money lost paying air conditioning bills in the Metro East area of Illinois.

When the scorching summer months arrive in the Midwest, most homeowners are primarily concerned with keeping their homes and families cool. We all know how valuable our AC is when temperatures climb to astronomical heights, but we also need to make sure our energy bills don’t do the same. The good news is there are […]