If you are the kind of person who needs the best of the best, a good SEER rating for your AC is the highest on the market (at time of writing, 23 SEER). But the platinum package, highest efficiency air conditioner might not be right for everybody. In fact, most families stay comfortable, both physically … Continue reading What is the Best SEER Rating for My Air Conditioner.
If you’re like most homeowners in Woodbridge and the rest of the GTA, you rent your water tank. It’s what your parents did, so it’s what you do (funny how we pick up these unconscious habits). It’s what many of your colleagues do, too. But it’s not the only option. It’s not even the most … Continue reading A More Affordable Alternative to Renting Your Water Heater
The air ducts in your home deliver fresh air while you sleep, cold air when the summer blazes and warm air when a sweater isn’t enough. Don’t forget to check our current specials. The promotion we’re running right now might be the one you’ve been waiting for! Your air filter catches a lot of the … Continue reading When Should I Get My Air Ducts Cleaned?
There are several factors to consider when making the decision about whether or not to buy a two-stage furnace, including the average temperature for your part of Ontario and, obviously, your budget. Families living Woodbridge probably don’t need the same kind of furnace output as families in Thunder Bay, for example. What we can say for … Continue reading Is a Two-Stage Furnace the Right Choice for My Home?
5 reasons buying a tankless water heater makes you smart. They’ve been common in Europe and Asia for decades, but didn’t take-off in the same way here in North America until recently. Tankless water heaters are getting more common in new home builds and home upgrades every month as homeowners look for ways to save … Continue reading The Top Reasons Buying a Tankless Water Heater is a Genius Move
You’re thinking about buying a tankless water heater but you don’t quite know the difference between the two main designs: Condensing tankless water heater Non-condensing tankless water heater You get the tankless part. They don’t store water in a tank for you to dip into when you need it. They heat the water when you need it, so … Continue reading What is the Difference Between a Condensing and Non-Condensing Tankless Water Heater?
Most home heating and cooling systems follow the conventional form in which an air conditioner or heat pump outdoors is paired with a heating appliance indoors. In this kind of system, the indoor unit circulates air through ducts to every room in the house. But what if you don’t have space for ducts, or you … Continue reading What’s a Mini Split Ductless Air Conditioning System?
Here are 5 ways to spend less on the various forms of energy we pay for as homeowners. Get yourself in hot water. Water heaters total almost 20% of your total energy bill every month, so there’s a huge opportunity for savings here. The less heat wasted, the more $$$ saved. One way to preserve the … Continue reading Reduce the Ongoing Expenses of Home Ownership
Seasonal air conditioner maintenance is the most important factor in extending the lifespan and maintaining the efficiency of your central air conditioning system. Ordinary wear and tear, especially dirt and grime buildup, can cause your AC to overwork, struggle, overheat and eventually break down. A quick clean will help you catch any smaller problems before they … Continue reading How to Keep Your AC Healthy Between Service Visits
Having a fireplace in your home can be great during the cold winter months, or on a rainy summer night. If you’re looking to have one in your home, the big decision may be whether to purchase a gas or wood-burning fireplace. Although a wood burning fireplace gives off that authentic feel of a warm and … Continue reading Why Should I Buy a Gas Fireplace?