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  Here's the situation: your furnace, air conditioner or water heater is on its last legs and you're actively considering a new one. However, the most important and far-reaching decision you make may have nothing to do with the system's size or power or efficiency.   The most pressing question you may need to answer […] Read More


  Chestnuts roasting on an open fire, Jack Frost nipping at your nose… the holidays are fast approaching. But with relatives rolling in from far and wide to celebrate, gifts nearly wrapped and finishing touches being made to your family dinner menu, the one thing you may have not have considered is… hot water.   […] Read More


Reliance™ customers have told us they're really loving the fun home facts we've been posting here and there for the last few months, so we're at it again with a new batch of kooky and cool fun facts you probably didn't know – about your home!   Here's part 3 of our favourite fun facts! […] Read More


  We had such an amazing response to our favourite fun home facts last month, that we've decided to do it again! After all, we all spend much so much time in our homes, there's virtually no end to quirky and cool did-you-knows we've discovered.   Here's part 2 of our favourite fun facts – […] Read More


  You and those you care about spend much of your lives in your homes and, while you may think you know everything about where you live, from top to bottom and inside out, you may not realize all the weird, wacky and fun things right under your nose.   Over the next few months, […] Read More


  Canadians love nature – and why not? There's a whole lot to love, from coast to coast and from the majestic Rockies to the vast Great Lakes. It's true, most of us now live in cities but, from hiking, camping, canoeing and rock-climbing to boating, skating and skiing, the great outdoors are never too […] Read More


    Whether your home improvement goal is to increase your family's comfort or raise the resale value of your property, switching to a tankless water heater is a great idea. Not only does it use one-third less energy  than a conventional storage tank water heater, it's also extremely space efficient and provides an endless […] Read More


The only acceptable plumbing is plumbing done right. That's why a major bathroom overhaul is a perfect opportunity to make sure everything is up to snuff and working as it should.   Any plumbing modifications you're considering should be well planned so they complement the design you're considering. And it goes without saying that a […] Read More


    While it's the time of year for fun and celebration, one look at your energy bill come January is liable to lead to unnecessary frustration. The truth is, there are lots of simple steps you can take to keep a smile on your face and your energy costs under control.   LED lights: […] Read More

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  Spending your hard-earned money to repair or replace your furnace is one of the last things any of us wants to do. But, often, investing now can save you much more down the road. Before you make any decisions, however, find out how serious your furnace's problems are and whether you can get by […] Read More