F.J. Murphy & Son


Serving Springfield IL Since 1947

Refrigeration Solutions

Quality Refrigeration in Springfield IL

Refrigeration is a cornerstone of modern convenience and essential for maintaining freshness and extending the shelf life of perishables. At F.J. Murphy & Son, Inc., we’re proud to offer a diverse range of refrigeration solutions designed to bring convenience and reliability to your home or business. Our selection includes coolers, ice makers, stand-alone units, freezers, and walk-in coolers and freezers, ensuring that all your refrigeration needs are met. The benefits of refrigeration in a home or business are multifaceted and undeniable. It means longer-lasting, fresh ingredients for cooking, ensuring minimal food waste. Ice makers bring a touch of luxury to your beverages, and freezers provide ample storage for frozen goods, saving you time and trips to the grocery store. Walk-in coolers and freezers are ideal for larger households, restaurants, grocery stores, or anyone who enjoys buying in bulk. At F.J. Murphy & Son, Inc., our team is committed to providing you with the right refrigeration solution for your unique requirements.

If you’re considering any of these units, don’t hesitate to reach out to us today to explore how refrigeration can elevate your daily experience.

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If this is an emergency, please call 217.528.4081 for immediate assistance. We are available 24/7 through this number.

Types of
Refrigeration Systems We Install

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Where We Install & Maintain Refrigeration

At F.J. Murphy & Son, Inc., our expertise in refrigeration extends far beyond residential settings. We specialize in installing and maintaining various refrigeration systems for a broad spectrum of clients, including grocery stores, warehouses, industrial plants, and more. Our commitment to delivering top-quality service and reliable solutions transcends the boundaries of traditional applications. For grocery stores, our refrigeration systems ensure the safe and efficient storage of perishable goods, maintaining freshness and quality. In warehouses, we offer tailored solutions to handle the demands of large-scale cold storage, optimizing efficiency and space utilization. Our services also extend to industrial plants, where precise refrigeration is vital for various manufacturing processes, guaranteeing product integrity. The advantages of choosing F.J. Murphy & Son, Inc. for your commercial refrigeration needs are clear: our team of experts is equipped to meet diverse demands, ensuring dependable performance, energy efficiency, and minimal downtime.

Contact our team today to explore the possibilities and find the ideal refrigeration solutions for your business. Your satisfaction and success are our top priorities.


Refrigeration repairs are a critical aspect of ensuring the uninterrupted performance of your cooling systems, and at F.J. Murphy & Son, Inc., we provide comprehensive repair services to maintain the efficiency and reliability of your refrigeration units. We understand that even well-maintained systems can encounter issues, which is why our skilled technicians are equipped to tackle any brand, size, or model. Our repair services involve meticulous inspections of every component, from compressors and condensers to electrical controls and refrigerant levels. By promptly addressing any potential problems, we prevent them from escalating into more costly and disruptive issues. With access to the proper tools and replacement parts, we can effectively address and resolve issues, restoring your refrigeration systems to peak performance. Choosing F.J. Murphy & Son, Inc. for your refrigeration repairs means investing in the continued functionality of your equipment.

Contact our team today to learn more about our comprehensive repair services and how we can cater to your specific needs.

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Refrigeration inspections are the cornerstone of ensuring the seamless and uninterrupted performance of your cooling systems, and at F.J. Murphy & Son, Inc., we take these inspections seriously. Our services extend beyond just providing refrigeration units; we are committed to maintaining their efficiency and reliability. Our thorough inspections cover every component, from compressors and evaporators to condensers and controls, and we service all brands, models, and unit sizes. We can handle whatever unit you have in your home or business and provide comprehensive inspections to ascertain the quality of performance. These evaluations are essential in identifying any potential issues before they escalate into costly repairs or system breakdowns. By entrusting your refrigeration systems to our team, you can rest assured that every unit will operate at its best. Regular inspections not only prolong the life of your equipment but also contribute to energy efficiency, saving on operational costs. Choosing F.J. Murphy & Son, Inc. for your refrigeration inspections means you’re taking a proactive approach to maintaining the performance of your equipment.

Contact our team today to learn more about our comprehensive inspection services and how we can help keep your systems in optimal condition.


Refrigeration maintenance is the key to keeping your cooling systems running smoothly and efficiently, and at F.J. Murphy & Son, Inc., we offer comprehensive maintenance services to ensure the optimal performance of your refrigeration units. Our commitment to excellence extends to servicing all brands, sizes, and models, making us a reliable choice for businesses of all types. Our maintenance procedures are designed to meticulously inspect every component of your refrigeration systems, from fans and coils to thermostats and refrigerant levels. By proactively addressing any potential issues, we can prevent minor concerns from developing into expensive and disruptive repairs. Regular maintenance not only extends the lifespan of your equipment but also enhances energy efficiency, reducing operational costs. Choosing F.J. Murphy & Son, Inc. for your refrigeration maintenance means investing in the longevity and performance of your systems.

Contact our team today to discover more about our thorough maintenance services and how we can tailor them to meet your specific needs.

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The Benefits of Professional
Refrigeration Solutions

Maintaining a reliable and efficient refrigeration system is paramount for businesses in the food industry, laboratories, and various commercial settings. Professional refrigeration service plays a crucial role in ensuring that cooling systems operate optimally, preventing costly breakdowns and preserving the quality of stored goods. At F.J. Murphy & Son, Inc., our expert technicians specialize in delivering top-notch refrigeration services, providing businesses with peace of mind and the assurance that their cooling infrastructure is in expert hands.

Optimal Performance

Professionals ensure that refrigeration systems operate at peak efficiency, reducing energy consumption and lowering operational costs.

Preventive Maintenance

Regular service helps identify and address potential issues before they escalate, minimizing the risk of unexpected breakdowns and repairs.

Extended Lifespan

Proper maintenance increases the life of a refrigeration system, protecting your investment and delaying the need for replacement.

Preservation of Goods

Keeping stored goods fresh and secure requires the use of professional refrigeration equipment that minimizes fluctuations in temperature.

Energy Efficiency

Maintaining refrigeration systems regularly boosts energy efficiency, leading to eco-friendly sustainability, and reduced utility bills.

Compliance Assurance

Professional service helps businesses comply with health and safety regulations, ensuring that refrigeration systems meet industry standards.

24/7 Emergency Support

F.J. Murphy & Son, Inc. provides 24/7 emergency support to businesses for assistance and confidence in tackling any emergency.

Customized Solutions

Our technicians provide custom refrigeration solutions for businesses by catering to their unique needs and specific requirements.

Entrusting F.J. Murphy & Son, Inc. with your refrigeration service needs means partnering with a team dedicated to the longevity, efficiency, and reliability of your cooling infrastructure. With a commitment to excellence and a wealth of experience, we stand as your trusted ally in maintaining optimal refrigeration performance for your business.

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New Systems, Retrofits, Remodels

F.J. Murphy & Son, Inc. is the premier choice for installing cutting-edge refrigeration systems, offering expertise in various applications, including new installations, retrofits, and remodels. Our skilled technicians specialize in seamlessly integrating state-of-the-art refrigeration solutions tailored to the unique needs of businesses. For new installations, we bring the latest in refrigeration technology to enhance operational efficiency and reliability. When it comes to retrofits, we excel in upgrading existing systems to meet modern standards, optimizing performance and energy efficiency. In remodels, we work closely with clients to design and implement refrigeration solutions that align with evolving business requirements. With a commitment to excellence and a legacy of top-tier service, F.J. Murphy & Son, Inc. ensures that your refrigeration systems are not just installed but optimized for peak performance, contributing to the success of your business.

Trust us for modern refrigeration systems that ensure efficiency, reliability, and the success of your enterprise. Contact F.J. Murphy & Son, Inc. today!

Your Questions Answered

Our General Information FAQ

After exploring our services, you might have some questions that need answers. That’s why we’ve put together a list of questions we are frequently asked to help provide you with information about our services at F.J. Murphy & Son, Inc. that may have gone unanswered. It is important to us that our clients have a clear understanding of what we offer. We’re dedicated to addressing your concerns because we believe that a clear understanding helps you make informed decisions when you require our services. Feel free to browse through the information, and if you happen to have any specific questions that are not answered below, please don’t hesitate to contact us. We’re here to provide you with the proper information you need.

Where are you located, and where do you work?

F.J. Murphy & Son, Inc. is located in West-Central Illinois at 1800 Factory Avenue, Springfield, Illinois 62702-2820. Springfield is about 190 miles southwest of Chicago, and 98 miles northeast of St. Louis along I-55. We are also located approximately 180 miles west of Indianapolis. While we’re focused on Springfield and Central Illinois, we provide some of our services throughout the rest of the state, and in portions of Missouri, Iowa and Indiana.

What are your business hours?

Our regular business hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM. Emergency services are available for customers 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, by calling our main phone number at 217.528.4081. If your call occurs after our regular hours, a call center representative will answer and relay your needs. 

What sort of guarantee do you give on your work?

It depends on the type of job performed. Our minimum guarantee on new construction is for one year. This applies to all materials and workmanship on the product(s) we install. We outline our guarantees in initial discussions, so you know from the outset what you are getting. Additionally, at the completion of the project, a formal, written guarantee is provided. Our repair service has a conditional guarantee on the workmanship, and various manufacturer guarantees on most repair parts.  

Are you legally licensed and if so, by whom?

We are licensed as follows:

  • Corporate Registration # F 2084-268-7 – IL Secretary of State, Corporations Div.
  • Plumbing Contractor License # 055-014-054 – IL Dept. of Public Health
  • Fire Sprinkler Contractor License # 26 – IL State Fire Marshall
  • Mechanical Contractor License – City of Springfield
  • IDHR Registration  # 99657-00 – Illinois Dept. of Human Resources
  • Numerous other licenses and registrations in states of IA, IL, IN, and MO counties, cities, and municipalities, as required.  
F.J. Murphy & Son

If this is an emergency, please call 217.528.4081 for immediate assistance. We are available 24/7 through this number.