In Orland Park, IL, the summers are tepid in addition to humid with average temperatures in the upper eighties, however the winters are cold, snowy in addition to windy, in addition to the temperature frequently drops into the teens or even negative studying.
The people I was with and I get approximately forty inches of rain per year, which is higher than the national average.
The people I was with and I expect around thirty inches of snow per year, which is also more than the US average. There are about 188 sunny mornings. That’s less than the national average, however our weather is partly cloudy year round. The people I was with and I rely heavily on both the heating in addition to cooling system. The cost of temperature control accounts for approximately half of our household bi-weekly bills. Tightening up the condo to prevent energy waste is a priority, however when both of us purchased our condo in Orland Park, there was no insulation in the attic, old windows that leaked air in addition to doors that didn’t shut tight. The people I was with and I could suppose drafts in every room in addition to had problems with bugs in addition to mold in the summer. The furnace in addition to a/c were over thirty years old in addition to the air duct was dirty, corroded in addition to had cracks at the seams, and although it was a really high-priced in addition to extensive project, my hubby in addition to I invested into an easily new duct system, central a/c in addition to furnace, and because of replacing windows, adding insulation, installing new doors, caulking in addition to weatherstripping, both of us were able to purchase a smaller system. The people I was with and I made sure the air duct was officially designed to maximize airflow. The Energy Star rated, high-efficiency heating in addition to cooling plan provides exceptional comfort in addition to air quality; It saves currency on our utility bills just about every single month of the year.