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The colder weather is here and you’ve probably dug out your warm, fuzzy slippers. While they will no doubt keep your feet warm, you might want to consider a pair of Orthopaedic slippers to increase your overall comfort.   Orthopaedic slippers (also known as therapeutic slippers) do more than just pamper feet. They proactively promote […] Read More

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The cold winter months are approaching, so now is the time to check your home insulation and be sure you’re prepared for the dropping temperatures. Proper insulation will help your home operate more energy efficiently and help relieve strain on your furnace. A professional energy evaluation can identify exactly where you need better insulation.   For […] Read More

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Nothing is more important to the comfort of your home than your HVAC system. The long cold Canadian winter requires a furnace that is in peak operating condition and proper maintenance will help ensure that you do not experience a breakdown when the temperature dips below freezing. A professional tune up will also help extend the […] Read More

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Winter is just around the corner, and for many people, that means the beginning of some pretty severe weather. While you may feel prepared for the cold, there are some things you need to do in order to make sure your home is safe and won’t suffer any damage from the cold temperatures. Use these […] Read More

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How HVAC Zoning Works

How HVAC Zoning Works   One all too common complaint that many homeowners have about their home heating and cooling is that one area tends to be too cold, while the other is simply stifling. If you have experienced uneven heating and cooling in your home, then you know just how frustrating it can be. […] Read More

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Can Wood Stoves and HVAC Work Together   Wood stoves seem to be enjoying a bit of a renaissance these days. Some people view them as a cheaper, more environmentally friendly way to keep a house warm. However the question lies in how to use them as an efficient heat source throughout the whole home […] Read More

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Maintaining indoor air quality is a constant struggle, especially in cold weather. Your furnace starts up, the windows stay sealed shut, and doors are only open long enough to step quickly through before they’re closed. Consequently, the concentration of toxins rises in interior spaces. Luckily, houseplants are an effective tool to automatically clean some of […] Read More

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Furnaces tend to pick the worst part of winter to fail. With the harshness of Canadian winters, you don’t want to find yourself with an old furnace that simply can’t make it. If you are considering purchasing a new furnace before winter hits, there are some things you need to consider before making your final […] Read More

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Without annual maintenance, your furnace is exposed to more wear and tear that results in excess strain on your home heating system, which in turn decreases your home’s energy efficiency. Scheduling this one appointment each year will help your furnace last longer and limit repair costs. So, it’s important to understand the basics of preventive […] Read More

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How to Conduct a Furnace Comparison   Choosing a new furnace can be a big undertaking. While the furnace is one of the most important appliances in your home, it’s also the one that people tend to know the least about. So, when it comes to replacing a broken unit or upgrading to something more […] Read More

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