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  With the holiday season a little more than a month away, we’re all looking forward to the wonderful time with friends and family, good food and drink, and gift-giving. When you get caught up in the holiday spirit, however, it’s easy to overspend and end up with some debt you aren’t prepared to handle. […] Read More

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Welcome back everyone! We have officially kicked off the Reliance Eco Summer Challenge and this month our goal is to share ways to save energy, money and be environmentally conscious in the process. If you haven't been to our facebook page, be sure to do so and when you do, make sure you enter for your chance at our […] Read More

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  A penny saved is a penny earned, and with cooling costs representing a significant portion of the monthly energy bill during the spring and summer, every homeowner wants to save money where they can.   Here are our simple tips for cutting your cooling costs this year:   Did you know that blinds, screens […] Read More

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Welcome back everyone! The Reliance Raindrop Challenge is in full swing and if you're just joining us, our goal this month is to celebrate the change of seasons, spring showers and how to make the most of a rainy day. If you haven't been to our facebook page, be sure to do so and when […] Read More

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Welcome back! The Reliance Resolution Challenge is in full swing and our goal this month is to provide you with tips, encouragement and inspiration so that you can set and achieve some of your goals in 2013. Looking to save for a big trip, get back into shape or just be a better person this […] 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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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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