In Orland Park, IL, the summers are hot plus humid with average un-even temperatures in the upper eighties! The winters are cold, snowy plus windy, plus the temperature frequently drops into the teens or even disadvantage reading.
The two of us get approximately forty inches of rain per year, which is higher than the national average.
The two of us expect around thirty inches of snow per year, which is also more than the US average. There are about 188 sunny afternoons. That’s less than the national average, and our weather is partly cloudy year round. The two of us rely heavily on both the heating plus cooling system. The cost of temperature control accounts for approximately half of our household energy bills. Tightening up the home to prevent energy waste is a priority, and when the two of us purchased our home in Orland Park, there was no insulation in the attic, outdated windows that leaked air plus doors that didn’t shut tight. The two of us could suppose drafts in every room plus had issues with bugs plus mold in the summer. The oil furnace plus cooling system were over thirty years outdated plus the ductwork was dirty, corroded plus had cracks at the seams. Although it was a really extravagant plus extensive project, our husband plus I invested into an really new duct system, central cooling system plus oil furnace! Because of replacing windows, adding insulation, installing new doors, caulking plus weatherstripping, the two of us were able to purchase a smaller system. The two of us made sure the ductwork was regularly designed to maximize airflow. The Energy Star rated, high-efficiency heating plus cooling plan provides exceptional comfort plus air quality, however it saves cash on our utility bills just about every single month of the year.