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2019 Medal Of Excellence Recipients

June 12, 2019

2019 Medal Of Excellence Recipients Chris Mechanical Honored The beginning of Spring has everyone excited for the warm weather and new outdoor adventures. Chris Mechanical also has something to be excited for too! We have been honored to receive the Bryant Medal of Excellence Award (MOE) for 2019. We were one of 22 Bryant dealers…

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5 DIY Tips – Air-Conditioning Maintenance

May 4, 2019

Summer is finally rolling around (thank god), so that means it’s time to clear the yard, and finish that outdoor chore list from last year. One item we often forget on the chore list is maintenance on general appliances, especially your A/C. We get it, not everyone wants or thinks they need professional air-conditioning maintenance.…

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SEER––What Does It Mean?

May 2, 2019
HVAC technician getting ready to read about air conditioner's SEER rating.

SEER is a term that gets thrown around a lot in reference to air conditioning (AC) products. As a homeowner, it’s helpful to know what it means. SEER is an acronym for Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio. Essentially, it’s a rating system that allows you to quickly determine an air conditioner’s energy efficiency. Its rating is…

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2nd Annual A/C Giveaway

April 22, 2019

How to Win This May, Chris Mechanical will be giving away a FREE A/C (up to $5,000.00). If your A/C is replaced by Chris Mechanical in May and your A/C ends up being the oldest replaced you’ll receive your money back! The Rules The rules are simple and are as follows: Call for your FREE…

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Going Ductless: The Heating and Cooling Systems of the Future

April 22, 2019
Ductless air conditioning unit up close in a house in Glen Ellyn, Illinois.

Are you looking for air conditioning that’s simple to install, silent, and costs 30 to 40 percent  less per month than traditional systems to operate? Ductless air systems offer a simple but sophisticated alternative to HVAC systems. They currently require a larger up-front investment but will save you money in the long run. At Chris…

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7 Energy Saving Tips for This Winter

January 18, 2019
Snow-covered trees.

Every one has their reason for trying to save on energy: whether it be to save a little money on your bills or reducing your carbon footprint to be a little more green. Listen, we’re not here to judge, we think any reason is a good reason. In fact, your savings could be huge, Quicken.com…

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DIY How To Chose The Right Filter For Your Home

June 26, 2018
Air filter.

How to pick your Filter The furnace filter is often the most forgot about household item   The overall effectiveness of a filter is rated based on the Minimum Efficiency Rating Value (MERV) scale developed by The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE). The MERV scale ranges from 1-20, 1 is the…

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