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Home Comfort Tips for the Champaign Area

Welcome to the Champaign HVAC Blog provided by Cassel Home Comfort Heating & Cooling. Topics blogged about below include many home comfort tips and articles from our expert air conditioning and heating contractors including resources, specials, news and other updates from our team here at Cassel Home Comfort Heating & Cooling.



National Preparedness Month

September is National Preparedness Month (NPM), which emphasizes awareness of emergencies that could affect our daily lives. Natural disasters are at the forefront of these potential emergencies, which are the most likely to happen as the weather patterns become more volatile and unexpected. While Champaign and our surrounding communities might not be in immediate danger…




Seasonal Maintenance

September and October are ideal months to ready your Champaign home for the cooler weather. Prepare for the first chilly day of autumn by ensuring that your heating system is in top working condition. If you own a fireplace, portable space heaters or other heating methods in your home, you will also want to make…




Fall Safety Tips for Kids

We wrap up our child safety week with some fall and winter tips on keeping the kids safe throughout the colder seasons. Another Champaign autumn brings about cooler temperatures and shorter days, ensuring the kids are inside the home for longer periods of time. Indoor heating components, holiday decorating and restless, rambunctious little ones can…




Back to School Electrical Notes

With the kids back to school and more rigid family schedules, it’s a good time to start thinking about ways to reduce energy use. Since household activity tends to be more structured in the fall, it’s easier to make those small changes that will improve energy efficiency and lower your utility bills. The first step…




Fall AC Preparation

Labor Day Weekend is just a week away, which means that fall weather isn’t far behind. This “in-between” time is when homeowners start to consider fall maintenance – and preparing for the cooler temperatures. While this usually includes scheduling an annual furnace tune-up, most people don’t give their air conditioner condenser a second thought. But…




Tips To Avoid Central Air Repairs

It may seem contradictory for an Illinois air conditioning repair contractor to offer advice on how to avoid central air repairs, but our experts at Cassel Home Comfort Heating & Cooling want to ensure our customers are safe and comfortable in their homes with a reliable central air system. With a few things to do…




Essential Tips for Buying A Furnace

  With summer winding down, it’s a good idea to look toward fall and issues of home comfort for the cooler seasons. While some homeowners might be thinking about furnace maintenance, others might be looking into investing in a new one. If it’s time to for you to replace an old model or maybe purchase…




Top 5 Advances in Modern Central Air Conditioning

Though heralded as one of the top 10 greatest mechanical engineering achievements of the 20th century by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), air conditioning is generally taken for granted by the public at large. While not much has changed in the basic design since the 1930’s, there have been several innovations that have…




How Do Boilers Work?

Photo Source How much do you know about your central heating system? Understanding the basics of your HVAC will help head off minor problems before they become bigger ones. It will also help with maintenance issues and keep your system running efficiently for years to come. Is your heat generated through a boiler system? Several…




Benefits of Whole-Home Humidifiers

While the summers in Champaign can be pretty humid, our winters are often dry – which can greatly affect the health and comfort of a household. Dry air can exacerbate respiratory problems and increase allergy symptoms for some people. It can also make the inside temperature feel cooler, so homeowners are often forced to keep…




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