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How to change your furnace filter step by step.

For new home owners or those newer to the DIY route, furnace maintenance can be daunting. There are some things that should be left to the pros, but one thing you can do yourself is change your furnace’s air filter. Here is a step-by-step guide on how to change your furnace filter! Find out what […]

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Change your air filter for better Indoor Air Quality

When did you last change your air filter? If the answer is “I’m not sure,” It might be time to get down to that furnace room and take a look at the thing most responsible for your home’s indoor air quality. With winter coming and minds turning to preventative maintenance, it can’t be said enough […]

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Get a Furnace tune Up this Fall

The air has a distinct chill warning us that summer is definitely ending. While many of us aren’t quite ready to give up the sun and warmth, it is a reminder that we should start thinking about some winter maintenance. Your furnace has been sitting dormant for months now and is probably ready for a […]

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Seasonal Allergies – how to deal

Fall is coming and the pollen is flying yet again. Allergy sufferers rue this time of year as it means runny noses, itchy eyes and general misery until the first frost. In reality, there are a lot of things you can do to minimize your seasonal allergies. Here are four ways to help yourself and […]

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Dehumidifiers help!

You know those days when you step outside and the air feels thick as soup? That’s humidity in action. Humid, muggy days make it feel much hotter, lending to a very uncomfortable day. Humidity can make a 26 degree Celsius day feel like 35 degrees. In essence, it can be your biggest enemy when it […]

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Avoid your seasonal allergies

Are you a seasonal allergy sufferer? For those with seasonal allergies, spring, summer and parts of autumn can be absolutely miserable. Itchy eyes, sneezing and congestion all lead to some pretty uncomfortable days. If you or someone you love does suffer from seasonal allergies, these tips might come in very handy. According to the Mayo […]

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Time to clean you air filter

When did you last clean your air filter? With late summer comes some very unpleasant seasonal allergies; ragweed, goldenrod and other plants will be coming into bloom and clogging up the air with their pollen. For allergy sufferers, this can be an unpleasant time. One way to minimize the effect these allergens will have indoors […]

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Should you Run your Air Conditioner 24/7

Should you run your air conditioner all the time? It’s the height of summer and much of Canada is dealing with extreme heat and water restrictions. Right now, we are all looking for somewhere cool to refresh ourselves. It isn’t uncommon for people to be running their air conditioners at full blast all the time, […]

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