ABC Plumbing, Heating, Cooling & Electric
8th year as a Best Pick
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Based on 700+ reviews
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"Household emergencies don't keep a nine-to-five schedule, and neither do we. You can rest assured knowing that we are ready to answer your call any time of the day or night. With a wide range of service and repair capabilities and 24/7 customer service, ABC is ready to take care of your plumbing, HVAC, and electrical needs."

Matthew Schroll | Manager
Company Information
Services Offered
ABC Plumbing, Heating, Cooling & Electric offers a range of residential heating and air conditioning services for all brands of equipment. ABC also sells and installs replacement equipment, including geothermal products, heat pumps, high-efficiency upgrades, electric and gas furnaces, and hybrid heat systems.
Services Not Offered
ABC does not service oil furnaces, chillers, or refrigeration units.
Depending on the job, ABC offers warranties that range from 30 days to the product's lifetime.
Company History
The local, third-generation, family-owned-and-operated company was founded in 1948.
Employee Information
ABC's technicians drive marked vehicles, use shoe covers and work mats, and thoroughly clean work areas before leaving. Employees must pass drug tests and background checks.
Areas Served
Northern Chicago, North Shore, Northwest Chicago Suburbs, Southwest Chicago Suburbs, Western Chicago Suburbs
A selection of 700+ homeowner reviews:
“We have been customers for the past 14 years, and service is always excellent. They have expert technicians. They are always on time, and if it's an emergency, they arrive quickly. It's so nice to call and have a real person on the line. They are always courteous and helpful, and if they don't know the answer to a question, they find out. We feel in great hands with ABC—A.”
“Love dealing with their service people. ABC made me feel comfortable and like family. I can depend on their service. They explain what they will be doing and make sure you're comfortable. They are neat and clean when doing a project. They clean up after themselves. ABC gets an A+ in all aspects.”
“I use ABC for all my electric, HVAC, and plumbing needs. They are punctual, clean, courteous, communicative, and responsive—A+.”
“Have been using ABC for years for our plumbing, A/C / heat systems and electrical. Knowledgeable specialists who take the time to show and explain what they are doing.”
“Friendly installers, competent individuals. Thank you for always doing a great job!”
“This was a routine preventive maintenance check—so pretty hard to say much about it, other than we've generally had good experiences with ABC.”
“Friendly and professional.”
“These guys are great all around. The first time I called them was an emergency, and the plumber was there earlier than the time given. They've also checked my A/C and furnace, both with timely, quality service. I highly recommend them.”
“I would give ABC the highest rating I can give them. They're always on time, and when they're getting close they call ahead. The gentlemen who work in my house are always courteous and extremely well spoken. They know exactly what needs to be done, and they explain it in excellent detail. They go about their work in a very professional manner. We are members of theirs, so they check on our heating system and cooling system once a year, and they do a whole-house check on all of our systems. They've also put in a water heater for us. They came out for emergency fixes on our furnaces, and they troubleshot the problem in a matter of minutes. They're just great guys to have around—A+.”
“They did a great, super job. They did a new furnace for me, and it has held up well. They're very diligent. We've had them come back and do some maintenance stuff, and it's all been good. I would give them an A.”
“They've done a number of things since I signed on with them. Most recently, they installed a new air conditioner and a new showerhead. Their customer service is good. I found them in the Best Pick Reports book. They get an A from me.”
“They're professional, they show up on time, and everything was good. They fixed the plumbing work, and they also do my heating and cooling system. I chose them at the recommendation of a friend. ABC earned an A.”
“ABC just did routine maintenance. They're very prompt, and it's very clear when they're arriving. They let you know exactly who is coming. I have a name in advance and also a picture, so I feel secure about who I'm letting into my house. They always take time to explain things well and to explain what I need to do. If there's any repair work, they're always very quick to follow through and get things done for the quote they give me. It's all just been routine maintenance kind of stuff—cleanings, furnace work, and air conditioning work. I have a service contract with them. It's just a flat fee for ongoing maintenance for my furnace and air conditioning, and I kind of like that. They remind me when I need to have something routine done. I like that reminder. I would definitely give them an A.”
“They were professional and timely. They checked my air conditioning system, and their customer service was very good. I've never had any issues. I would recommend ABC—they're an A.”
“I remember that it was a positive experience. I'm pretty sure they came out for my heater. The guy explained exactly what was going on. They did everything I needed. I've used ABC for plumbing, heating, and electric work, and it's been good every time. They get an A from me.”
“I would give ABC the highest rating I can give them. They're always on time, and the gentlemen who work in my house are always courteous and extremely well spoken. They know exactly what needs to be done, they explain it in excellent detail, and they go about their work in a very professional manner. They're just great guys to have around—A+.”
“I liked the service level of ABC's technicians and the customer service support behind them. They've done a furnace checkup and an air conditioner inspection. They're always on time and clean. I would give them an A+.”
“They did a great, super job. They installed a new furnace for me, and it has held up well. They're very diligent. We've had them come back and do some maintenance stuff—it's all been good. I'd give them an A.”
“ABC took over the company I was with before, and between that company and ABC, my family has been with them for over 30 years. I use their Ultimate Advantage plan. I pay a small amount every month, and it gets me my air conditioning check in the spring and my furnace check in the fall. It makes me a higher priority, too. They have always been good. I've always felt they've been reasonable about what they've recommended, and their service has always been good. They've earned an A grade.”
“ABC is very good. We had to get a new air conditioner and furnace, so they did a full service. They are excellent—we haven't had any issues since then. I would recommend them, for sure, and I would rate them as an A.”
“They did the furnace and air conditioning work, and they did some plumbing work for me, too. I liked their professionalism, and I would absolutely recommend them. ABC is an A+ company.”
“I've had everything done by ABC—two new furnaces, a new air conditioner, and plumbing; a lot of different stuff. They were very flexible with the scheduling, and all the work they did seemed like it was very good. Their employees are friendly and polite, and they do good work. Everything was positive. I'd give them an A rating.”
“ABC is very prompt and efficient. I used them for furnace work and plumbing, and I would give them an A.”
“ABC has done a lot of stuff, and they've done a very good job on everything they've fixed. They maintain the furnace and the air conditioner, and they do occasional plumbing repairs. I've never, ever been disappointed. I would recommend them. They're an A.”
“ABC is good. They are timely and upfront in everything they do. I have a maintenance contract, so they do the annual checkup for my furnace and A/C. I would give them an A.”
“They do the furnace and air conditioner tune-up. I'll give them an A.”
“I pay ABC monthly for their premium membership, so they call for routine maintenance. It's mostly for air conditioning and HVAC—the summer tune-up and all those things. I think the consistent follow-up stands out to me. I would rate them as an A.”
“They put in a new air conditioner and heater for us. I've been happy with what they've done for us, so far. I like their efficiency—they do the job, and the work seems to be very good. They get an A from me.”
“ABC has done heating and air stuff for me, and so far, I've had no problems. I liked that they came within the hours that they told me. When they fixed something, they fixed it—I haven't had a problem with it since. I am pretty happy based on the experience I've had with them so far, so I would give them an A.”
“ABC has done some A/C work, and there were no problems. They were really friendly. The person who came up to fix the issue answered some of my questions and concerns, and he alerted me to some other issues he thought may be coming. It was really friendly, fast, and quick service. They're an A.”
“ABC put in a new air conditioner, a sump pump, and some other minor things. I liked everything about them—their timing, the quality of their service, and everything. They are great people. ABC is a number one company—they deserve an A.”
“I was very satisfied with the services ABC provided. They were working on the furnace, and it's been working great ever since then. They figured out what the problem was and got it fixed. The technician was very friendly and very helpful in getting us to understand what he was doing. He offered us a program that we could go with monthly, but there was no pressure for that. He just shared the benefits about it and that kind of stuff. They got the issue all resolved, so I would give them an A.”
“They came in to check the air conditioner for the cooling season, and everything turned out fine. I have a contract with them. They are punctual and on time, and they do what they say they are going to do. Their customer service was good. I would recommend ABC. They deserve an A.”
“ABC does work over at my rental house, and I know that my tenants are happy—that makes me happy. Most recently, I called them for a furnace cleaning. They came out right when they said they were going to, and they did a furnace cleaning and filter replacement. I'd rate them as an A.”
“They installed a new main HVAC system for the house, and I haven't had any issues. I liked that they gave accurate estimates and did quality work on time. I would recommend ABC—they're an A.”
“They installed a furnace and an air conditioner for me. The people who work for ABC are very friendly, they explain things very well, and they seem to do a very good job. I will give them an A.”
“ABC was quick with their service. Our furnace went out on Christmas morning, and they were the only company that was able to come out as quickly as they did. They came out in an emergency situation and solved the problem. I think I'd seen some of their trucks in the area. We've had them back since then, and I think we actually signed up for their monthly service. They've earned an A.”
“The technician was really good, especially on the recent air conditioning checkup. First of all, I liked that he was very on time. He was efficient and polite, too—a very nice guy. He didn't make a lot of small talk, which I appreciated, and he gave me a good report. He just said what his recommendation was; he didn't try to sell me anything. He said I could use a new unit, but that for right now, I am in good shape. I appreciated that. He suggested that I don't fix it because if it goes out, I'll need to get a new one. I would give ABC an A rating.”
“Our heater went out, so it was kind of an emergency situation, and the guy who came was very nice, thorough, and understanding. They were prompt, and they came when they said they would come. They haven't had to come back and check on it—it has been fine since then. I would recommend ABC. They get an A.”
“ABC has come out twice, and we've gotten the same technician both times. He doesn't just come and do the job; he actually talks with us about what is going on, what we can expect going forward, and what would be a good idea. It's more like developing a relationship instead of just a service call. I think both times we called because of the air conditioner, and they got it running fine. They do other home services, too, but we haven't hired them yet for any of those. I would recommend them to other homeowners. They've earned an A.”
“They inspected and cleaned our heating system. ABC knows what they are doing, and I would recommend them. Their customer service was pretty good. I would rate the company as an A.”
“They are professional; the technician knew what he was doing. Something went out on my heater, and he fixed it. Everything has been great so far. I would recommend ABC—they're an A.”
“ABC has been quite stellar for us. Our heat went completely out when it was below zero, and within three hours, they had a whole brand-new system installed in our house, which was really impressive. The system has been really nice, and ABC has been really responsive with everything we've needed. I would highly recommend them, and I'd give them an A+.”
“The folks at ABC were great. They did a heating and A/C tune-up. The gentleman who came out was extremely friendly, very nice, and very personable. He did a really good job and got everything going. I'd absolutely recommend them.”
“I've used ABC for years, and I'm very happy with them. They come when you need them, do the job right, and do it with good materials. They check my furnace every fall and my air conditioner every spring. I have no complaints with ABC—they're A+.”
“Everything was done as it was supposed to be. The last time they were here, they came to do a cleaning on the furnace and to check up on the furnace. The technicians and customer service were very good; they were excellent. I would give them an A+.”
“I was very pleased with their work when ABC put in a new furnace for me. It was my first time using them, but that was quite a while ago. I would highly recommend them to a friend. I would grade them an A+.”
“Everything was excellent—just the way we liked it. ABC came out and checked on the A/C and added some Freon to it, and everything was just fine. They do have me on a regular maintenance program; it's been working out just fine. They've earned an A+.”
“I had a really great experience both times I've used them. They serviced our furnace, and they did sump pump work for us, so on both the heating and the plumbing side, they did a great job. The workers were extremely personable, nice, and very communicative. They're probably an A+ company.”
“I thought ABC was fine. They were here to fix something, and they fixed it. I can't remember now, but it was something in our heater. The customer service was wonderful. I would use them again. I've had no issues, so their grade would be an A+.”