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Turn down your Air Conditioner, Save Money

While we want to stay comfortable in the summer, we also want to do it in the most efficient way possible. That can be challenging when we are blasting our air conditioning 24 hours a day. Here are three ideas for how to save energy and cash during the summer months. Set you air conditioner […]

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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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Spring Furnace Checkup – Maintenance Series

Today is the first day of spring – that means it’s time to talk furnace maintenance again! While spring isn’t the time of year when we worry most about furnace maintenance, there are still a couple things you can do to make sure your heating system is ready to go next autumn. First, make sure […]

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Anatomy of a Gas Furnace

Anatomy of a Gas Furnace

Have you ever wondered how your furnace works? Well, with the many different styles of furnace out there, it is impossible to make a catch-all post about all parts. Instead, we have taken a look at some of the more common furnace components and explained their functions. Flue Gas Vent – The flue is a […]

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What is an air duct cleaning?

Your air ducts can be your best friend or your worst enemy depending on how well they are maintained. Well maintained ducts circulate air in your house and help keep you warm or cool respectively. Dirty ducts do exactly the same thing – with the added bonus of helping move years of built up debris […]

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When should you get your air ducts cleaned?

As a rule, we all tend to adhere to the “out of sight, out of mind” mantra when it comes to home maintenance. Unfortunately, these out of sight places are the ones that can need the most attention. Air duct cleaning is a very important part of HVAC system maintenance and is integral to indoor […]

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