How Often Should You Change Your Furnace Filter?

“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?

Is Your Furnace Making Strange Sounds? Here’s What They Mean

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

It’s Hard to Think About the Cold. But Now’s the Perfect Time to Book Your Furnace Tune-Up. Here’s Why.

Summer has pretty much come and gone here in Pickering and soon, we’ll be headlong into autumn. While the temperatures are dropping slightly, there may be a few days here and there where it gets warm enough to turn on the air conditioner in your home. So it may be hard to think about the … Continue reading It’s Hard to Think About the Cold. But Now’s the Perfect Time to Book Your Furnace Tune-Up. Here’s Why.

How to Know Exactly What Your New AC Will Cost to Run.

Are you the kind of person who wants the best of the best? The SEER rating on your AC is should be 23 (the highest available at time of writing). But the diamond package, highest efficiency air conditioner isn’t right for everyone. Most families are more comfortable purchasing a mid-seer unit with a more manageable initial-cost … Continue reading How to Know Exactly What Your New AC Will Cost to Run.

Common AC Problems Ajax Homeowners Might Encounter

It’s hot out there. Luckily, you’re comfortable inside with the air conditioner keeping that muggy awfulness at bay. It would be a terrible shame if your air conditioner were to shut down unexpectedly! It really would. We aren’t cartoon villains here. But sometimes luck conspires against you, and the air conditioner you trust to keep … Continue reading Common AC Problems Ajax Homeowners Might Encounter

How to Save on Air Conditioning in Ajax and Oshawa

You can find the practical tips anywhere online: Close your blinds or drapes during the day. Don’t use the oven during the day. Run the dishwasher at night. Plant trees on the most sun-exposed exterior walls of your home. Run the ceiling fans counterclockwise. Stay perfectly still all the time. But what most businesses don’t … Continue reading How to Save on Air Conditioning in Ajax and Oshawa