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Foundation leaks lead to lousy living

It’s officially April! It’s the time of year when we work to forget about cold winter nights and look forward to warmer weather spotted with tulips and daffodils… right? The truth is we cannot discount the snow until every last flake has disappeared. Melt water means the ground is extremely damp and if you do […]

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Sump Pump Care – Maintenance Series

With spring just around the corner, it is important to make sure you are taking all available precautions to ensure a frustration-free thaw. Basement flooding is a very annoying situation that can mean damage to your property. One of the best ways to make sure this doesn’t happen is by installing and properly maintaining a […]

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Fix your Leaky Faucets, Save your Money

HVAC and plumbing are very close friends – you can normally find them chumming around with one another in the business sector, and with good reason. There are many similarities between the two trades, but none more apparent than the consumer aspect. The big similarity is how many consumers put off fixing what starts out […]

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Hogg Heating & Air Conditioning Testimonial by Murray Dick

October 5, 2014 Dear Terry, The installation of our boiler is now complete. It is time to take stalk of how the project went. I think you and the whole crew at Hogg have done a great job. Your work in introducing us to the idea of a boiler and in working the project through […]

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In Floor Heat – to get the safety and efficiency benefits you need to use the right system.

Every year the amount of in floor heat work we do increases. The benefits of in floor heat have been known for some time – more efficient, safer, more comfortable. So why are we getting more of the business? We think its because we pay particular attention to what kind of flooring is going in. […]

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10 Hogg Tips on Removing Stuff from your Household Bricks!

Over the years your household brick walls will build up some unwarranted gunk and stains. Here are ten tips on removing the problem areas: Dingy Spots – Try applying spray-on oven cleaner: let sit 15 minutes, then scrub with a stiff brush. Repeat, then rinse with water. Dirt – Hose off while scrubbing with a […]

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hvac, afue, seer, hspf

3 Important Acronyms for your HVAC System! AFUE, SEER, HSPF

Before we get into the big 3 we might as well breakdown HVAC which stands for Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning. HVAC is the technology of indoor environmental comfort control. HVAC systems can provide ventilation, reduce air infiltration and maintain pressure relationships between spaces. Better known to most home owners as your furnace, air conditioner, […]

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Heat and Cool Your Home From the Earth – Heat Pumps

As the mercury begins to rise, Canadians are looking for innovative ways to keep both the temperature and energy bills down. One of the best kept secrets to achieve this is the heat pump, a mechanical system that draws heat from the air, or from the earth and transfers it into the home or vice […]

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