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Health Dangers of Indoor Humidity

We all know how humid it can get in Chicago during the summer. You feel sticky and uncomfortable. But, humidity is not just an outdoor thing. Your home can be an uncomfortably humid environment too.

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The Truth About Clogged Toilets

A clogged toilet can cause a momentary feeling of helplessness, but don’t panic. Before you make that emergency call to Flader Plumbing, there are a few things you need to know and a few steps you can take.

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The Importance of Sump Pump Performance

A good sump pump is your first line of defense against a basement flood – whether caused by a storm, power failure, or a plumbing issue. Even if your basement is unfinished, your furnace, water heater, washer, and dryer are at risk of shorting out. Water in the basement also damages the foundation and fosters mold and mildew.

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The Truth About Slow and Clogged Drains

Clogged drains always seem to pop up at inconvenient times. Or they build up so slowly over time that we do not realize they’re clogged until we notice, during a shower, that the water level is at our ankles. 

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The Value of Variable Airflow

If you are considering a new furnace or air conditioner for your home, you’ll hear the term “Variable Speed” and see the letters “VRV-VRF” in reviewing product specifications and sales materials. What do these mean? More importantly, are they worth the cost attached to equipment with these advanced features? Here are your answers.

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Since 1918, Flader has satisfied plumbing needs within our community. We are proud of the feedback and comments of our valued customers. Here’s just a few.

Flader thrives on exceeding expectations of our residential and commercial customers.  We deliver cost effective solutions for homeowners and businesses.  Our Service Centers in Evanston and Libertyville are ready to serve.  Call us today at 847-491-6980.

Evanston Service Center: 3004 Central, Evanston, Il 60201
Libertyville Service Center: 523 3rd Street, Libertyville, Il 60048

Flader Goes Skyward

A long-term commercial customer needed an upgrade on their air quality system.It required two 20-ton and two 10-ton Carrier units mounted on the rooftop, plus piping and custom sheet metal inside their manufacturing center. The Flader Team went skyward with a huge crane to land the units on the rooftop.In just 2½ days, the transformation was completed.Click “See our Work” to view more success stories.

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Mandy Boes presents Doug Flader with framed youth jersey in appreciation of Flader's sponsorship of the Evanston (EBSA) Rookie League.

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