With the feel of fall in the air, it’s time to think about getting your home ready for colder weather. Much of the routine maintenance that needs to be done this time of year will not only help keep you cozy this winter, it will also save money on your heating bill and protect your … Continue reading Fall Maintenance Tips for Your Home
Do you remember what you were doing on August 14, 2003? Well, if you were in Ajax, Oshawa, or Pickering, you were probably trying to stay cool. It was hot and humid with temperatures over 31°C. That is until 4:09pm. That’s when the power went out – literally – for 55 million people across the … Continue reading Remembering the Northeast Blackout of 2003
When it’s absolutely scorching outside, there’s nothing quite like sitting and relaxing in the quiet cool of an air conditioned home. Of course, if your air conditioner makes a terrible racket each time it turns on, it’s a sure sign that air conditioner repairs from Advantage AirTech ClimateCare are needed. After all, air conditioners should … Continue reading Why Are There Strange Noises Coming from Your Air Conditioner?
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.
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
What if we told you it’s possible to spend less money on your bills this summer without sacrificing any of the convenience you enjoy? Most of our household bills come from just a couple places in the summer, and it doesn’t take a lot of work to slash those bills to pieces. Follow these tips … Continue reading Some Simple Ways to Save Energy This Summer
It’s only mid April but we’ve already had some nice warm days. That might signal some serious heat coming our way this summer If your family is like so many others east of Toronto, cutting back on energy use (and those horrendous monthly bills that came from running the air conditioner constantly) is a priority. We … Continue reading A Baker’s Dozen Ways to Keep Cool at Home this Summer
This summer has convinced a lot of people to get some form of air conditioning installed. Are you among them? If you are, a ductless air conditioning system might be the smartest investment (and if you live east of Toronto and own an older home, it’s probably the best way to keep your house cool). Everything … Continue reading What is a Ductless Air Conditioner?
One of the most common air conditioning issues is also one of the most damaging: a leaky system. Water can leak from an air conditioning system and into a home. Depending on the position of the indoor portion of the unit, it may leak into a room of the home and damage valuables or the walls, cabinetry, or flooring.
When you are tracking down the perfect air conditioning system for your new home, choosing a quality brand and a model that is the right size for your home are both important, as is finding a system with the features you will want throughout the life of the system.