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Home Visits are a valuable part of the Air Conditioning Quote Process – Especially for the homeowner!

With an ever-increasing amount of online purchases, more homeowners are looking for online quotes. While we could provide a ‘bare bones’ price, experience has shown that this usually leads to dissatisfied customers. Why? Obviously doing things remotely makes it difficult to identify all of the required steps and can lead to people thinking that they’re […]

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Why Location Is An Important Factor On Choosing The Right Heating System

I read with interest the Financial Post article on the difference in hydro prices in Ontario. http://business.financialpost.com/news/energy/who-pays-the-most-and-the-least-for-power-in-ontario-hydro-one-toronto-hydro-among-priciest?__lsa=3125-7a27 Not to split hairs, but the commenters are right. The actual price of the electricity is relatively constant across the province – it’s the delivery charges that make all of the difference. Let’s try to put this in […]

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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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Furnace Savings – The Big Picture

By Peter Wagner* When buying and installing a new furnace, customers need to look beyond the installation price to find true value. As a leading HVAC company in the Kitchener Waterloo area for over 130 years, we have seen how people’s purchasing priorities have changed. As is with most items in this digital age, we […]

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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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Thermostats – There’s an App for That!

Do you have a smart phone? This may seem like an odd question when you are thinking about home maintenance, but we promise, it isn’t. With smart technology advancing at staggering speeds, it was only a matter of time before that tech lens was turned on our homes. Over recent years, developers have been working […]

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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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