Service Options for your Older Chicagoland Home

We believe our specialty is helping you maintain your older home’s unique charm while adapting it to your modern lifestyle. Your home’s architecture and historic beauty must be taken into account when planning for any air conditioning, heating, or plumbing upgrades. Our carefully selected team has the imagination, engineering know-how, and design capabilities that come from decades of experience servicing older homes like yours. Likewise, our trained, skilled technicians provide installations that provide maximized comfort as well as energy efficiency.

American Vintage Home understands the nuance and detail needed to cool older homes. We have the specialized know-how to configure, install, repair, maintain, and replace these systems. We offer three unique heating and cooling units in particular:

  • SpacePak: This is a central AC system for radiator-heated homes. We are proud to be the largest installer and servicer of SpacePak in the country.
  • Unico: Another central AC system for radiator-heated homes, which utilizes intelligent ductwork design.
  • Ductless mini-split: AC system for homes with hot water heating systems and no ductwork.

We also have experience in the following heating equipment in your older home:

Our technicians know at a glance if your boiler is steam- or hot-water heated. They also know the signs of an aging system that needs replacement or a simple repair. Our long-established expertise means we don’t have to guess at the problem, saving you time, money, and frustration. We’ll get the job done right the first time. Period.

We want to work with you to ensure that your older home gets outfitted with the AC and heating system that suit it the best. Call American Vintage Home at 847-999-4595 or contact us online now to learn more!

Benefits of SpacePak® Air Conditioning For Your Older Home

SpacePak® systems were designed to fit within the framework of older homes to provide central air conditioning without compromising the unique architecture or infrastructure. They also allow you to bypass the costs and disruptions of installing custom ductwork. American Vintage Home is proud to be the leading installer of SpacePak® in the country, and we are a recognized HVAC leader for homes with water heating systems such as radiators. If you are a homeowner who is committed to the historic preservation of your home, but you long for the comforts of central air conditioning, you can trust that we are the ideal HVAC installation company for your home’s unique needs.

Largest Spacepak Installers in the CountryA SpacePak® system may be a great fit for your older home if:

  • You are concerned with the historic preservation of your home
  • Your window units are costing you money on your energy bill due to inefficiency
  • Your home would benefit from reduced humidity
  • You long for central AC, but fear that installation would damage your home’s structural integrity

Wondering if your unique older home would benefit from a SpacePak® system installation? Give our friendly experts a call today at 847-999-4595 to discuss your options for SpacePak® installation, or schedule your consultation online

High-Quality HVAC Service for Older Homes Throughout Chicagoland

At American Vintage Home we understand the construction of older homes and the unique ways they were designed. Incorporating this knowledge of the past with a full understanding of the products available today enables us to offer you the best possible solutions for your home. You shouldn’t have to sacrifice your home’s unique beauty to have modern comfort. We encourage you to call us today to experience our older home heating, cooling, and plumbing expertise firsthand.

The American Vintage Home team can’t wait to start working with you. Contact us online or call 847-999-4595 to speak with a member of our team.


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