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Your heating system has had a nice break during the warm weather, but it will be back in action soon enough. Is it ready? Now’s the perfect time to consider the condition of your equipment and address any issues that can become major problems down the road.

Dirty burners can cause uneven fuel/air mixing, which results in higher fuel consumption-and higher fuel bills. Dirty pilot burners can lead to heating failure. Our experts will clean them so dirt and dust won’t interfere with their performance.

Improperly adjusted burners can use more fuel, costing you more money. Our experts will readjust them so your wallet won’t take a hit.

Worn-out igniters and loose wiring connections can result in heating failure. Our experts will repair or replace them so you’ll stay warm.

A lack of lubrication for motors and linkage parts can also cause heating failure. Our experts will ensure that all system parts have proper lubrication to keep them in working order.

Infrequent testing of safety controls for proper operation can lead to equipment failure and create liability issues. Our experts will test your controls and confirm that everything is working as it should-safely.


Frank Lacny, President

American Combustion Service, Inc.

Frank Lacny
Frank founded American Combustion Service, Inc. & ACSI Mechanical in 1984. His consulting and specialized service capabilities for working on any type of fuel burner and/or fuel has earned ACSI a reputation as “burner specialists” in the community. Frank has trained and consulted for many groups and companies in Chicago and the Chicago Metropolitan Area. His areas of expertise include burner start-up work, unusual boiler room problem-solving situations, and general backup service support.