Hello there, residents of Central Illinois! As the chill of fall settles in, many of us have started to rely on our trusty heating systems to keep our homes warm and comfortable. However, as we kick-start these systems after months of hibernation, you might notice an unusual occurrence. Your furnace might start... and then stop. [...]

As we say goodbye to the warmth of summer and welcome the brisk temperatures of fall, we're not only changing our wardrobes but also our home heating and cooling systems. Here in Central Illinois, as the leaves change color and fall from the trees, we're confronted with unique HVAC challenges. With the shift in season [...]

Fall living room with Halloween decorations

As the summer heat dissipates and we welcome the beautiful colors and crisp, cool air of fall here in Central Illinois, it's essential to prepare your home for the changing seasons. At Kelso Heating and Cooling, we're committed to ensuring that your HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning) system runs as efficiently as possible throughout [...]

When the leaves start to change color and the temperatures drop, most central Illinois homeowners start to think about their home heating systems. Fall is an excellent time to assess the condition of your furnace and decide if it's time to repair or replace it. But how can you tell which choice is the right [...]

Two Condensers outside and older home.

As the fall season approaches and the temperatures in central Illinois begin to drop, homeowners with older houses may start to feel the chill. At Kelso Heating and Cooling, we understand the unique challenges that come with maintaining comfort and efficiency in an older home. In this blog post, we'll share some helpful tips for [...]

How to Prepare Your HVAC System for Vacation Mode

At Kelso Heating and Cooling, your comfort and the efficiency of your HVAC system is our top priority. We know that life often takes you beyond the boundaries of your home, whether that's for a brief weekend getaway or a longer vacation. But as you're packing your bags and planning your itinerary, there's one more [...]

Summer is here, and we all know what that means – turning up the air conditioning to beat the heat. But while the cool air is a welcome relief, the noise from your HVAC system can be a nuisance, especially if you're trying to get a good night's sleep. Fortunately, there are ways to reduce [...]

Setting a thermostat on vacation in central Illinois.

As the summer season approaches in central Illinois, many of us are gearing up for well-deserved vacations. While you're preparing to leave your home for an extended period, it's important to make sure your HVAC system is also ready for your absence. At Kelso Heating and Cooling, we understand the importance of energy efficiency and [...]

3 Common AC Issue and What You Can Do About Them

An air conditioner is a complex system. A lot of things can go wrong well before the end of its expected lifespan. That’s why regular repairs and maintenance are so important to keep your AC operating at peak performance.  However, some problems are more common than others. That’s why today we’re going to take a [...]

Humidity on a window.

Beat the Heat and Stay Comfortable in Your Central Illinois Home Summer has arrived in Central Illinois, and with it comes the sweltering heat and humidity that can make your home feel less like a haven and more like a sauna. At Kelso Heating and Cooling, we understand the importance of maintaining optimal humidity levels [...]