General HVAC Questions
What does HVAC mean?
How do HVAC systems work?
What are the basic HVAC components?
What are the most common types of HVAC systems?
What’s the best HVAC system?
What’s the difference between heating and cooling systems and plumbing?
What HVAC system is the most energy-efficient?
Do HVAC systems use gas?
Does my HVAC system need maintenance?
How often should I service my HVAC system?
Why do I need HVAC maintenance?
Are HVAC service plans worth the money?
Why does my HVAC system leak water?
How do I know if my HVAC fan motor is bad?
What’s a SEER rating, and what’s a good SEER score?
Why does my AC keep freezing up?
Should I cover my outdoor unit during fall and winter?
Should I repair or replace my AC system?
How do I know if my AC unit is under warranty?
Will a ceiling fan prevent my AC from running as often?
What happens when an AC filter gets clogged?
How long will my AC system last?
How do I troubleshoot my AC system?
How long does it take to replace and install an air conditioner?
How often should I clean my AC filters?
What’s the difference between ductless heating and cooling systems and HVAC systems?
Are ductless mini-splits easy to install?
Do I need a ductless unit in every room?
Are ductless mini-split systems loud?
Does Air-Rite offer indoor air quality protection?
FILTERSWhat is an HVAC filter?
What causes indoor air pollution, and how do I fix it?
What kind of filter does my HVAC system need?
How often should I change my HVAC filter?
What will happen if I don’t change my HVAC filter?
How do I fix a blocked air filtration system?
Where is my HVAC filter located?
How often should I service my furnace?
Are all HVAC filters the same?
What does AFUE mean?
Why does my furnace blow cold air?
How long will my furnace last?
How long does it take to replace and install a furnace?
What is a Heat Pump system?
What is the FAN selection on my thermostat for and when do I use it?
Is it expensive to run the FAN on my furnace continually?
HVAC Service Questions
Does Air-Rite offer coupons and rebates?
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How much does an HVAC unit cost?
Exact pricing varies by unit type and installation, but an HVAC unit usually costs between $3,500 and $12,000.
What are Air-Rite’s hours?
Our phone service operates 24/7!
What payments does Air-Rite accept?
We accept several forms of payment. You can pay today, charge it, or get financing. Click here for more information.
What areas does Air-Rite service?
While our main office is in Naperville. Our technicians are available to service the Greater Chicagoland area. Check out our full list here.
How do I contact Air-Rite with questions?
Call us, or if you prefer, fill out our contact form, and we’ll get back to you ASAP.
Where do I find pricing on Air-Rite’s services?
Since each system is different and service varies based on type and maintenance needed, the best place to get information on our service is to reach out to us here.
How do I fix leaking ductwork?
You can tape the ductwork connections in your basement with special metal foil tape, not the well-known version duct tape. Do not tape the furnace metal venting pipes By sealing your air duct system, it can improve airflow to rooms furthest from the furnace.