Have you ever thought about using your air conditioner to reduce humidity? You may also wonder how much humidity an air conditioner can remove or if it’s better to run your AC constantly to help remove humidity. Let’s look at some of the main reasons why humidity is a problem in the first place. If … Continue reading How to Use Your Our Air Conditioner to Reduce Humidity
If you have been thinking of having a new AC unit installed, there are several different factors to consider to get just the right system for your needs. You need to think about the price, the size of your home, how many occupants there are in the house, the home’s location and how often you’ll … Continue reading Is There A Best Time To Install An AC Unit?
If you have ever heard the acronyms ERV and HRV in relation to your HVAC system and have become thoroughly confused, you’re not alone. While these two components are vital to your home’s indoor air quality, they aren’t quite as popular as other elements of your system. In this post, we will shed some light … Continue reading ERV and HRV Explained – What Is It and Why Do You Need It?
Most of the time, changing you’re your furnace filter every three months would be sufficient to ensure a good flow of clean air throughout your home. When the filter gets clogged with dust or debris, it can affect not only the air quality, but also the efficiency of your furnace and subsequently your monthly bills. … Continue reading Reasons For Needing to Change Your Furnace Filter More Often than Normal
When your water heater turns off, it can ruin your morning, especially if you were in the middle of a shower. You turn it back on and it seems like a fluke because it keeps working. But then it turns back off again. What is going on? Here are a few reasons your water heater … Continue reading Why Does My Water Heater Keep Turning Off?
Anytime your furnace isn’t working when you need it, it’s stressful. However, it may be even more stressful if you’ve just had a big snowstorm. It’s cold out and the plows haven’t even been by, so you feel stuck in your cold home. Unfortunately, this is a common call we get, as major snowfalls can … Continue reading Why is My Furnace Not Working After A Snowstorm?
As the weather gets colder, the winter blues make an appearance and our moods shift with the departing warmer days. The cold coaxes many of us to stay inside and lay curled up on the couch with a blanket. Yet, although warmer weather seems distant, and heading out is something you’d rather not do, getting … Continue reading Things to Do This Fall/Winter in Pickering/Oshawa/Ajax
One of the easiest parts of your furnace to maintain is also the one that many homeowners frequently neglect the most. The air filter. In most furnaces, the filter just slides in and out and takes no more than a few seconds to change. However, most furnaces are also out of sight, tucked away in … Continue reading Consequences of Dirty Furnace Filters
If you’re one of those people who dreads winter or any dry spell just because your throat and sinuses get so agitated from the dry air at home, then you should look into purchasing a humidifier. It’s essential for anyone looking for answers about how to improve air quality in the home and get rid … Continue reading How Humidifiers Improve Air Quality And Why They Need To Be Maintained
Now that fall is in full swing, it’s important to start thinking about switching from AC to heat in our homes. It may seem like a simple task, but there are a few things you should consider first before letting the heat flow. When to Switch from AC to Heat There is no right answer … Continue reading Switching from AC to Heat This Fall