Indoor Air Quality Archives - Ravinia Plumbing

Blog

10 Reasons You Should Install a Humidifier

“It’s not the heat; it’s the humidity” is what people say when they complain about uncomfortable heat in the summer. But when the weather turns cold, an appropriate level of humidity in the home is a good thing because it can improve your health and your comfort.  In other words: “It’s not just the cold; […]

Read More

How to Choose a Whole House Humidifier

Winter not only means frigid air outside, but it also means dry air inside due to lack of humidity. That dry air can give you a scratchy throat and scratchy skin. It can also damage your floors and furniture. Not to mention those occasional jolts of static electricity. One important way to solve those problems […]

Read More

A Dozen Tips for Improving Indoor Air Quality in the Summer

It’s hot out there. And that extreme heat not only is uncomfortable, but it also threatens the air quality in your home. Here’s how: Heat creates stagnant air, increasing pollutants that can enter your home. Heat also generates airborne particles and gas pollutants such as carbon dioxide. Warmer temperatures cause flowers and plants to bloom […]

Read More

Sources of Poor Indoor Air Quality, and How to Improve It

Did you know that the average American spends about 90% of their time indoors where the concentration of indoor air pollution is two to five times higher than outdoor concentrations? Poor indoor air quality can lead to several health issues, especially for family members who suffer from asthma, allergies, and other respiratory illnesses. In our […]

Read More

The Benefits of Ductwork Repair

Your ductwork plays a critical role in your home. You rely on your home’s ducts to distribute air to properly heat and cool it, and to make sure the air is clean and pure. If there is a problem with the ductwork and you need a ductwork repair, not only will it impact the ability […]

Read More

How to Prevent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning in Your Home

Carbon monoxide (CO) is a naturally occurring gas referred to as the “silent killer” because it’s odorless, tasteless, and colorless and can cause serious health issues and even death. CO is responsible for killing 400 Americans each year and sending more than 20,000 people to the emergency room. It’s important to ensure that your home […]

Read More

Air Duct Cleaning Tips for Homeowners

They are generally hidden away behind walls or ceilings, or in your furnace room or attic. You don’t think about your home’s air ducts, but they are essential in making sure your home stays warm in the winter and cool in the summer. Air duct cleaning has never been proven to prevent health problems.  However, […]

Read More

Whole House Humidifiers

It’s winter and it’s freezing outside.  But the furnace is operating at peak efficiency and you are quite comfortable inside.  Except the air is really dry.  Your skin is cracking.  Your throat is scratchy.  And you might even get the occasional static electricity shock.  Not to mention potential damage to floors and furniture caused by […]

Read More

HVAC New Year’s Resolutions

The Christmas tree is up. The ball is about to drop from Times Square. And you’re making your new year’s resolutions. Does your list include reminders to be nice to your HVAC system? If not, here are 12 suggestions (hint: not “one a month”; take care of them as quickly as you can). Change your […]

Read More

Improving Indoor Air Quality During Winter

As winter rears its frigid head, you’ll be spending more time in your home. So you’ll want the air you breathe to be clean so as not to put your health at risk. Here are some tips. The most important thing you can do is have your furnace maintained, and then replace filters frequently – […]

Read More

Learn more ways to save on the services you need.



Recommended By 95% Of Our Customers.*

For more information, go to Reviews and Ratings

 

24/7 EMERGENCY SERVICE 847-579-5565

Family Owned Since 1928

Contact:

Ravinia Plumbing, Sewer, Heating & Electric
575 Bond St,
Lincolnshire, IL 60069
P: (847) 579-5565
F: (847) 831-5694
Hours of operation: Mon.-Fri. 8:00-5:00, Sat. 8:00-1:30
View Location on a Map
License #055-003586

Latest Blog:

What to Do About Your Home’s Uneven Heating

January 19, 2022

Several homeowners have found themselves in a position where at least one room in their home simply will not get to the same temperature as those Read more…

*Based on research conducted January - December 2021

Reviews Badge 1
Call Now ButtonCall Us Now