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Hot water is an essential component of every household. Choosing between the different types of water heaters depends on your consumption volume and availability of different sources of energy. Approximately 15 percent of energy costs can be attributed to water heating in some Ontario homes, largely due to the freezing climate. For households looking to […] Read More

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When our parents went shopping for a new heating system, they basically had one option: a fuel-burning furnace. These days we have a variety of much better options, ranging from high-efficiency furnaces to solar, electric and geothermal models. You should take your time and do some research so you can make a well-informed decision on […] Read More

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The onset of cold weather means the air is drier, which can cause respiratory problems and increased allergy symptoms for many people. Fortunately, a whole-house humidifier can help by providing relief and comfort to your family. A whole-house humidifier is a permanent solution that is installed with your HVAC system. It is used year-round and […] Read More

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Keeping your heating costs down this winter doesn't have to involve a great deal of work or money. In most regions throughout Canada, heating during the cold months accounts for your home’s highest energy bills throughout the year, so anything you can do to lower these bills will leave more money in your pocket. Here […] Read More

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Ceiling fans are great for keeping cool in the summer. But did you know that ceiling fans are also designed to keep you warm in the winter? This fact, which many people don’t know about or simply overlook, can keep your home more comfortable during the winter months and reduce your utilities bill. Ceiling fans […] Read More

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Now that summer is over, it’s time to start thinking about and preparing for the cold weather ahead. There are a number of small things you can do around your home, each of which can make a big impact on increasing your home’s heating efficiency and reducing your overall heating costs.   October is an ideal […] Read More

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Varying weather conditions in Ontario can really give your HVAC system a run for its money – literally. Summertime temperatures can reach uncomfortably high levels, especially when humidity is present, forcing homeowners to crank up the AC. By contrast, homeowners will crank up the heat in the winter when temperatures drop below freezing.  For many […] Read More

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As we approach the end of summer, it's a good idea to give your air conditioning system some service, as it's been humming along for a few months and may need attention.   Most of these tips are things you can do to make your system more efficient and protect it from unnecessary wear and […] Read More

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In Ontario and surrounding areas, this summer has been tremendously hot and most of the energy used by HVAC systems goes into cooling your home. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to use your air conditioner more efficiently and to decrease the amount of heat entering your home.  Increasing the efficiency of your air […] Read More

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During our hot, humid Ontario summers, most of the energy used by HVAC systems goes into cooling your home. By implementing three simple steps, you can increase the efficiency of your air conditioner, which will ultimately save energy and extend the life of your cooling system. Here’s what to do: Avoid taxing your air conditioner: Wait […] Read More

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