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 […]

4 Indoor Air Quality Issues in The Fall & How to Fix Them

A family relaxes indoors, trusting their air purifier to help regulate the indoor air quality of their Springfield, IL home.

Fall is a beautiful time of the year, with the weather getting more temperate and comfortable. However, the same may not be true inside your home. The fall season can affect indoor air quality (IAQ) in several ways that homeowners should be aware of, but fortunately, there are solutions to each situation. If you have […]

When Is the Best Time to Have Your Air Conditioner Cleaned?

A professional HVAC expert holding a dirty air filter from a mounted air conditioner in the Metro East.

With any piece of machinery, there’s regular maintenance that must be done to keep it running at optimal levels. Just as you would take your car in for its scheduled servicing, your air conditioner needs consistent love and care to keep your home in the Metro East cool all summer long. C&K Heating & Cooling, […]

Signs That It’s Time to Upgrade Your Home’s Furnace

An HVAC repair specialist in the Metro East that is upgrading a furnace system for a commercial business to restore their furnace system.

Installing a new HVAC unit is a major purchase, so you may drag your feet when deciding if it’s time. There are some signs that you shouldn’t ignore if your heater is at the end of its lifetime. C&K Cooling & Heating offers new furnace installations across the entire Metro East area and we can help you […]

How to Prepare Your Furnace for a Snowstorm

A residential home in the Metro East that is covered in snow from a snowstorm and heated thanks to a quality furnace system from our HVAC experts.

The Metro East area sees quite a bit of snow and ice each winter, which is why C&K Cooling and Heating is here to prepare you for the next snowstorm. The worst time to worry about a heater malfunction is in the middle of a major storm, so it’s a good idea to check your HVAC system […]

Energy-Efficient Tips for the Winter Season

A homeowner wearing a dark blue winter coat and changing the temperature of their home in the Metro East using a thermostat.

During this winter season, you will be relying on your furnace every second of the day to keep your home and family warm, which undoubtedly means higher energy bills at the end of the month. Thankfully, there are ways to create energy efficiency in your home through minor upgrades and services from our local HVAC […]

Good, Better, & Best Options When Buying a Furnace

An HVAC technician testing the levels of a furnace to ensure its quality at a residential home in the Metro East.

If you’re looking to buy a furnace for your home in the Metro East, it’s important to do your research before spending thousands of dollars on a system. Thankfully, our HVAC technicians at C&K Heating & Cooling have researched for you and have put together a list of good, better, and best options for furnaces […]

How Often Should You Have an HVAC Inspection?

An experienced HVAC technician squatting next to a furnace with a tool and a thumbs up to indicate quality furnace inspection services in the Metro East.

Your furnace and air conditioning unit is essential to the comfort of your home in the Metro East. From keeping you warm and cool at the perfect times of the year to protecting your indoor appliances, your HVAC units need the proper care and attention to stay in good working order for years to come. […]

How to Improve the Air Quality Within Your Home

A blue, purple, and yellow cartoon image of quality, purified air circulating through a residential home in the Metro East.

Your home is meant to be the one place you can truly relax, however, that seems impossible when you are detailing with poor air quality. The air quality in your home can suffer due to an abundance of allergens or even hidden mold from water damage. No matter the case, poor air quality is not […]

How to Eliminate the Humidity in Your Home

Residential home window covered in condensation due to high humidity levels in a home in the Metro East.

While summers in the Metro East can bring unforgettable memories and beautiful weather, a majority of homeowners often face unbearable humidity levels that never seen to leave their home. When this happens, give our experts at C&K Heating & Cooling a call; we specialize in eliminating humidity with AC repair, maintenance, and dehumidifier solutions to […]