For over a year it seems, the rising cost of hydro bills has been a hot topic amongst homeowners in Ajax, Pickering, and Oshawa. What’s really difficult to pin down is why that’s the case. It could be due to things like: Aging infrastructure. Debt and/or regulatory service charges. Political policies. Supply and demand. Those … Continue reading Why Are Energy Bills in Ontario So High?
Allergy sufferers in Ajax, Oshawa, and Pickering probably hate this time of year. That’s because pesky and uncomfortable allergens fill the air, such as: Tree pollen. Grass pollen. Ragweed. Pet dander. Dust mites. While it’s impossible to control the air quality outside of your home, you can improve it drastically with indoor air quality products … Continue reading Allergies and Air Purification Systems
Here are some eye-opening Canadian carbon monoxide stats you should be aware of: From 2000-2013, there were 1,125 deaths from CO poisoning (Source: ParachuteCanada) As of October 2014, carbon monoxide alarms are mandatory in all Ontario homes (Source: OAFC) In 2008, 50% of Ontario homes had a working CO detector; today 94% of Ontario homes … Continue reading Carbon Monoxide Alarms. Your Responsibilities as a Homeowner or Commercial Business Owner.
As you create your annual spring cleaning checklist, you’re probably thinking of traditional chores, such as: Washing the windows Decluttering the house, top-to-bottom Storing winter items and pulling out spring/summer items Those are important tasks. So is giving your home heating systems and home cooling systems a thorough cleaning this spring. Here’s what you should … Continue reading Is Your HVAC System on Your Spring Cleaning Job List?
Winter is a funny season. Some days are freezing cold with heavy snow, while others are mild and rainy. What is consistent throughout winter is that the indoor air quality of your home deteriorated. Do you have any allergy sufferers in your home? Have you found it harder to breathe or be comfortable as winter progressed? Or … Continue reading The Air Quality In Your Home Got Worse Over The Winter
The team at Advantage Air Tech ClimateCare wishes you a very Happy New Year. We certainly hope 2018 is off to a great start. Like many people, you may have established some New Year’s Resolutions you’d like to keep. You also may have some home reno plans too. When it comes to being comfortable at … Continue reading New Year’s Resolutions for Your HVAC System
Time flies, doesn’t it? It seems like we just rang in the New Year, and now, we’re getting ready to say goodbye to 2017 and hello to 2018. At this time of year, everyone here at Advantage AirTech ClimateCare wishes the very best of the season to you and yours. The past year has been … Continue reading Happy Holidays from Advantage AirTech ClimateCare
“How often should you change your furnace filter?” It’s a question many Ajax, Oshawa, and Pickering homeowners (plus, those in Whitby, Bowmanville and Port Perry too) ask the team at Advantage Airtech ClimateCare. Here’s the short answer: Your furnace filter should be inspected monthly and changed every 3 to 6 months (depending on how dirty … Continue reading How Often Should You Change Your Furnace Filter?
Outside your home, the November autumn air in Ajax, Oshawa, or Pickering is crisp, cool, and clean. However, inside your house, the air may feel dry, stale, and abrasive. So you might be asking “why is the air in my house so dry?” That poor indoor air quality could be due to things like: Pollen … Continue reading Dry Air Solutions for Your Home in November
The end-of-summer, early fall hot weather is probably delaying you from using your furnace. Eventually, though, you will need to turn it on. When you do, you expect it to run efficiently and quietly. On the other hand, if there are some odd noises coming from it, it’s a sure sign that it’s due for … Continue reading Is Your Furnace Making Strange Sounds? Here’s What They Mean