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What To Do If Your Water Heater Goes Cold

Have you ever had the water turn ice cold in the middle of your shower? Will the water just not heat when you want to wash your hands or do the dishes? Water heaters going cold is a lot more common than you might think. Sometimes you cannot predict when this is going to happen […]

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Energy Hungry Appliances: What Uses The Most Electricity?

Major systems in your home, such as air conditioning and heating, are big draws for electricity. What you may not realize is that domestic appliances can also account for a significant portion of your overall electricity use. To help keep you informed, we have gathered a list of the domestic appliances in your home that […]

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Air Conditioner Care

No one likes to pay for emergency repairs. Air Conditioning repairs can be costly, especially when a problem has been left to linger instead of being dealt with immediately. Problems can snowball, so it’s best to minimize the impact of potential repairs. No one wants to be left without air conditioning during these hot summer […]

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Insulation conserves cool air!

Insulation is important in the summer, too. During the winter months, we tend to worry about heat retention. We want to keep warm and we don’t want to pay a lot to do it. During summer, on the other hand, we don’t worry as much. The truth is, proper insulation is just as important during […]

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ENERGY STAR windows make a difference

Spring and summer are the times when we are most likely to take on home renovations. From the small to the large, these projects are always performed on with the intent of creating a better quality of living both in and outside of our homes. One of the bigger home renovation projects that can be […]

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Start your air conditioner’s season right

Around this time every year, some Canadian homes start thinking about their air conditioning units. Alarmingly, though, most people just assume these pieces of equipment will be ready when they’re needed, no questions asked. It is never safe to assume that your air conditioner will be in good repair; some simple prevention can go miles […]

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Air Conditioner Service – Preventive or Emergency?

By Peter Wagner* As a leading HVAC company in the Kitchener Waterloo area, we get exposed to a lot of questions about Air Conditioner service. Like our views on heating and furnaces, we are constantly surprised how people who are looking to lower their air conditioning costs fail to undertake simple preventive maintenance. A simple […]

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Clean your Dryer Ducts!

Owning a house means constant maintenance. There is always something begging for your attention and sometimes it is easy for a small detail to be overlooked.   One potentially hazardous thing that can fall into this “easily overlooked” category is your dryer duct. No one actively thinks about the cleanliness of their dryer duct, but […]

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