Getting ready to head to the cottage for some well deserved rest and relaxation? You’ll be able to relax even more if you follow these tips about home safety precautions to take before you go on vacation.
These days our electricity bills can contain some pretty unpleasant surprises. In summer, our air conditioners make up a huge chunk of that bill, but there’s a lot you can do to reduce cooling costs. This post will get you started on the road to saving without losing your cool.
Not sure whether you should get a central air conditioner or a ductless air conditioner? Read our guide to learn about eight factors that will help you decide.
We love the Tony Robbins Basket Brigade – it’s our 4th year participating. This year, 60 families got a Thanksgiving dinner thanks to dozens of volunteers.
Most of us are throwing money out the window every winter and don’t even know it. In this post we cover some simple things you can do around your home to help your furnace work more efficiently and last longer. Most of these tips don’t have any cost, they’re just good habits to get into when you’re at home.
Most people know that low humidity in winter can cause problems, but did you know that the same is true for high humidity in summer? It’s true!
This article talks about the 5 main ways high humidity can damage your home and even effect your health. They’re great reasons to get an air conditioner to keep humidity under control.
Win a brand new air conditioner by proving you’ve got the oldest AC that still works! That’s right – we’re looking for Peel and Halton’s oldest running air conditioner. Time to snap a photo of that old machine and send it in to us. A brand new Trane AC – worth $3500 – will go to the winner.
Everyone wants a cool home in the summer, but the energy costs can sure add up. Here are some easy tips that will help you keep your home naturally cooler. You’ll use your AC less, and save more. Best of all, you’ll reduce your carbon footprint at the same time.
You already know that air conditioning helps you stay cool, but there are other benefits. Here are the unexpected plusses of having your own central air system in your home.
You may have read a lot of advice about your ductwork. There are articles saying everything from have them cleaned yearly to never clean them at all. The truth, of course, is somewhere in the middle and will depend a lot on your family and your lifestyle.
Why should anyone bother getting their air ducts cleaned? If they’re clogged, a good cleaning can actually improve your furnace and AC efficiency and extend their lifespan. The key is to know when you need it and when you don’t.
An annual tune up is just as important for your furnace as for your car. It will also give you the same benefits: you’ll increase performance efficiency, extend the lifespan of your furnace, and even catch potential problems before they become an emergency.