Why Is My Air Conditioner Blowing Warm Air?

Woman sitting in office with fan blowing on her face from broken AC

When you turn on your AC during the summer, you expect to sit back, relax, and enjoy the cool air. After all, our air conditioners are designed to keep us comfortable even on the hottest days. However, these trusty systems can experience issues from time to time, such as when they blow warm air instead […]

What Is the Purpose of a Sump Pump in Your Home?

Work being done on open sump pit

Have you ever wondered what’s protecting your home from a flooded basement? Most homeowners have sump pumps installed on their basement floor and have little idea what it does or how it works. Sumps pumps are vital for your home, and it’s good for you to know the purpose of your sump pump and how […]

The R22 Phase-Out: Everything You Need to Know

Refrigerant for an AC in a Springfield, IL home.

On January 1, 2020, the R22 refrigerant phase-out began in the United States, stirring panic among homeowners across the country. The production and import of R22 were made illegal, although the use of the refrigerant remains allowed. Now, the only way for homeowners to access R22 is by purchasing refrigerant that is either recycled or […]

Control Melting Snow With A Sump Pump This Winter

Falling snow can transform even the most unsightly street into a winter wonderland. Unfortunately, once that snow has accumulated on the ground and begins to melt, it can quickly become a flooding hazard. If your home doesn’t have a sump pump and you live in a region prone to heavy snowfall, melting snow can potentially […]

5 Most Common Furnace Problems & Repairs

There’s nothing better than enjoying a cozy and warm home during the frigid winter months. Your furnace works hard daily to provide you and your household with comfortable heat. However, when your furnace stops working correctly, you may be left with a cold home—and a ton of concerns. Before you start furnace troubleshooting, it’s essential […]

5 Reasons Why Furnace Maintenance Is Important

Autumn is just around the corner in Springfield, IL, and with it come chilly temperatures that will have you cranking up the heat in your home. This time of year can be hectic, with school starting back up and holidays just around the corner. Furnace maintenance probably isn’t a top priority…but it should be. Before […]

5 Thanksgiving Plumbing Tips To Avoid A Clogged Drain

Thanksgiving is meant to be a relaxing holiday, full of delicious food and good company. The day after Thanksgiving is also a time worth celebrating for many, with retailers all across the country flaunting shiny Black Friday deals and discounts. However, plumbers call the day after Thanksgiving “Brown Friday.” What does such a nickname mean? […]

Flood Recovery: What To Do When Appliances Get Wet From Flooding

Storm season is upon us, and homeowners are bracing themselves for the damage that lies ahead. While you can’t control what the weather has in store, you can take certain safety measures to prevent additional harm. One of the best things you can do after a flood or other natural disaster is to have an expert take […]

Why And How To Winterize HVAC And Plumbing Systems

As the winter months approach, it’s important that your HVAC and plumbing systems are equipped to handle cold temperatures. This means taking preventative measures to protect pipes from freezing and winterizing the heating system to ensure everything is running as it should.  Professional HVAC technicians and plumbers in Bloomington, IL, can perform maintenance and conduct inspections, […]

Schedule Your Furnace Tune-Up Today

Mike Williams Plumbing Heating & A/C has been providing furnace service to central Illinois residents for our Springfield, IL home since 1975. All gas furnace manufacturers strongly recommend annual maintenance to ensure safe, reliable heating operations and prolonged equipment life. Mike Williams Plumbing Heating & A/C service technicians guarantee on time, done right, and priced […]