for Algonquin, IL
Located problem and fixed it. Offer suggestions to impeove lighting in basement. Excellent experience!
Gerry - Algonquin, IL
MELANIE - Algonquin, IL
Water Heater Install
Steve - Algonquin, IL
Dave installed a new water heater , he did a great job everything turned out great
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Joe - Algonquin, IL
You get what you pay for!! Used them in the past, used them yesterday, and next time I need a plumber, they will get the call again. Dependable, reliable, professional, and they have the tools and skills to do the job right. I'm proud to be a Black Diamond Customer. p.s. Dave Kitzman did an excellent job, he deserves a raise!! Joe D. Algonquin
Whining AC Unit
CHRISTINE - Algonquin, IL
Nick arrived right on time and found the problem quickly. He explained problem to me and Fix was done in less than an hour. Very quick, courteous BD Rep!
Robert - Algonquin, IL
Jesus and Jose M were great!
ROBERT - Algonquin, IL
Jose M and Jesus were great!
very quick response and well done
Carol - Algonquin, IL
Great service, professional
Glen - Algonquin, IL
Very friendly, informative, efficient and professional service.reat
great service, professional
Glenn - Algonquin, IL
Very friendly, informative, efficient and professional service.
Ray - Algonquin, IL
The plumber was great at his job, friendly and we like that the price of the job was stated up front
Fix furnaces in our warehouse
Larry - Algonquin, IL
Always great service from these guys. I use them for all my home and business plumbing and general maintenance needs. I recommend all the time.
Quick service and affordable, Nick offered a lot of advice
MIKE - Algonquin, IL
Glenn - Algonquin, IL
Glenn - Algonquin, IL
Dave was outstanding. He explained everything he did and made sure I understood all the benefits of our new HVAC system
on time and quick
Stephanie - Algonquin, IL
on time, very professional, excellent work, friendly and knew what they were doing
Bill - Algonquin, IL
Garry - Algonquin, IL
Very good service
Rhodes - Algonquin, IL
Keith was very quick and thorough with the yearly maintenance project. He has visited previously and just got right to work with a friendly greeting and a smile...
Vary pleased with work performed
Jim - Algonquin, IL
AC repair and maintenance with financing available for replacement
AC repair and maintenance
Airconditioner service and maintenance with free estimates and financing available for replacement
I'm working on garbage disposal
Replaced water heater
Furnace repair and service
Water heater issue
Furnace cleaning and maintenance
I'm working on water heater
Light fixture had a burning smell
Gfci breaker and receptacle
WATER HEATER FLUSH
Water heater won't stay lit
Replacing water heater.
Replacing water heater.
Long known as a regional stronghold for various Potowatami-speaking tribes, the lands that would eventually become Algonquin were some of the most favored in the Upper Midwest. By the early 19th century, European settlers had discovered the fertile bottomlands of the Fox River Valley and established the village that would become Algonquin. Throughout the settlement’s early history, it served as a trading post and shipping hub for agricultural and industrial interests in north-central and northeastern Illinois. Later, the arrival of the railroad that connected Chicago with various towns to the west ensured the settlement’s survival and briefly turned it into a summer resort for turn-of-the-20th-century Chicagoans. These days, Algonquin is a major shopping hub and commuter town.
Algonquin sits in the central Fox River Valley, a fertile region that contains some of the most productive soils in the Midwest. The town is hemmed in by the valley’s steep bluffs as well as the river’s sharp oxbow-style curves. To the west and north of town, the landscape is characterized by flat or gently rolling corn and bean fields. To the east and south, the bulk of the land has been parceled into attractive suburban developments. Important local thoroughfares include Interstate 90, U.S. Highway 14 and Illinois Highway 31. I-90 and U.S. Highway 14 both traverse the 40 or so miles to the Lake Michigan shore near Chicago.
Population and Demographics
Thanks to its favorable location on the outskirts of Chicagoland’s sprawl, Algonquin has seen rapid population growth over the past several decades. According to the 2010 Census, the city has over 30,000 permanent inhabitants. Although there are very few second homes remaining in the area, Algonquin does see its population increase notably during the summer months. This is primarily the result of its vibrant civic life and cool river breezes. While a fair number of Algonquin residents work in the Loop, plenty of others enjoy shorter commutes to the major office parks in nearby communities like Hoffman Estates, Schaumburg and Elgin.
Things to Do in Algonquin, Illinois
Algonquin is blessed with a full range of cultural and recreational amenities. For folks who love to be outdoors, a nearby section of the massive Grand Illinois Trail offers biking and jogging opportunities for casual users and fitness fanatics alike. Meanwhile, Raging Buffalo Snowboard Ski Park offers one of the only downhill winter sports experiences in the Chicagoland area. For shopping enthusiasts, downtown Algonquin and Algonquin Commons both offer access to high-end shops and stores. In July, the Founder’s Days celebration attracts thousands of folks from across Chicagoland with fireworks, parades and a “civilized” bar crawl.
Climate and Weather
Like much of the rest of northern Illinois, Algonquin has a classic continental climate that’s split evenly between cold winters and warm summers. During the area’s relatively brief transitional seasons, refreshing rains alternate with mild, sunny days that bring residents outdoors. Although snowfall is fairly common throughout the winter, occasional thaws make for pleasant breaks in the weather. During the summer, thunderstorms break the heat at regular intervals and contribute to the region’s fertility. These storms tend to be mild to moderate in intensity and rarely produce tornadoes or serious hail.
HVAC Services Algonquin, IL
No matter what’s happening outside, Algonquin’s homeowners and business community can rely on Black Diamond contractors to manage their indoor comfort. Black Diamond has built a reputation as the go-to source for HVAC, Plumbing and Electric services in Algonquin. NATE-certified technicians can complete large and small jobs on demand. Whether they’re being asked to retrofit a historic downtown building for a new central air conditioning unit or install a ventilation system in a new restaurant near town, they can be trusted to perform the job right the first time around.
Black Diamond air conditioning Algonquin IL provides a wide variety of energy efficient, state-of-the-art equipment like heat pumps, furnaces, boilers, central air conditioning units, window units, humidifiers, filters and more. They’re also proud to offer around-the-clock emergency service to fix unexpected problems and draw up scheduled maintenance plans that can extend the lifespan of their products. Thanks to Black Diamond, the good people of Algonquin never have to worry about finding the right HVAC, Plumbing or Electric specialist again.