Category Archives: Air Conditioning

Oversized Air Conditioners: Why You Should Not Use Them

Single man hold manometer, Measure equipment of Air Conditioner on his hand under sunlight in the balcony

Ever heard the infamous saying, “Bigger is better?” Well, in the case of air conditioning units, this might not be applicable. Larger air conditioning units are louder, more expensive and more difficult to find a space for. If you need more specific reasons as to why you should not invest in bigger AC systems, just … Read More

Insulation: Improving Thermal Comfort and Lowering Energy Bill

Builder Fitting Insulation Into Roof Of New Home

When you realize that a large sum of your hard-earned money goes to the heating and cooling of your home, you would think of many ways that you can reduce your energy consumption. No need to look no further – insulation can be the answer you are looking for to help you have a more … Read More

Expert Advice: Program Your Thermostat To Save Money

Thermostat

If you’ve never touched your thermostat and have no idea what to do about programming it, you aren’t alone – many Canadian homeowners are totally intimidated by this little device. But did you know that programming the thermostat can actually save you up to 15% a year on your energy costs? The average household temperature … Read More

How To: Inspect Your HVAC System

HVAC Inspection

As we’re heading into the fall season, now is the perfect time to start thinking about the functioning of your HVAC system. Ideally, you should inspect your system twice a year, spring and fall. This is the kind of healthy homeowner habit that can save you money on completely avoidable and costly repairs down the … Read More

Why an Oversized Air Conditioner is Bad for your Home

You may think that installing an oversized air conditioner may be a good idea: More power equals more cooling during the hot summer months. Unfortunately, the reverse is true when it comes to central air conditioners. If you install a cooling system that is too large for your home, you will be faced with less … Read More

FAQs About Central Air Conditioners

As soon as warm weather season starts, we get a number of questions about keeping a house cool and comfortable. Many of our customers seem to be wondering about similar issues. Here is a list of FAQs about central air conditioners.   FAQs About Central Air Conditioners Q.  How do I know what size air … Read More

5 Ways to Save Money on Air Conditioning this Summer

Summer will soon be upon us and we’ll be looking for ways to beat the heat. It’s also prime time for energy bills to go up, and many homeowners are looking for ways to save money on air conditioning. We’ve put together some tips to help you enjoy comfortable indoor temperatures in your home, while … Read More

What Should an HVAC Maintenance Inspection Include?

Spring is the perfect time of year to clean up your home and perform repairs on your home after a long winter. One of the chores you will want to look after at this point will be to schedule an HVAC maintenance inspection. Taking the time to get this looked after now will mean that … Read More