Although your furnace might appear to be working, the question is, how well? It’s not uncommon for a furnace to be in good condition, but still not reach optimum performance. In fact, issues such as poor insulation or old doors and windows can keep even a brand-new furnace from working efficiently. If you would like … Continue reading How to Help Your Furnace Work Better in Your Home
If you’ve been wondering how long you should run your air conditioner to cool your home or whether you should have your AC on all day long, you’re not alone. These are some of the most common questions people ask themselves with regard to their air conditioning unit as the warm weather arrives. Let’s … Continue reading How Long Should the Air Conditioner Run to Cool Your House and Other Tips
Wondering if split AC circulates fresh air? Learn the benefits of good ventilation in the home and more from D&B ClimateCare. How to Keep Your Home’s Air Fresh: Air Circulation Tips Getting enough air circulation in your home can sometimes be a challenge, especially if you don’t have the addition of fans or other alternatives … Continue reading Keeping Your Home’s Air Fresh: Tips for Air Circulation
Closing your vents to save energy sounds like an obvious solution to high energy bills. Closing off vents in unused rooms means less square footage to heat or cool, right? Sadly, this logic doesn’t hold up. Instead of saving energy, closing your vents can actually cost you money. What Happens When You Close an Air … Continue reading Does Closing Air Vents Actually Save Energy?
Whether you’re looking to reduce your carbon footprint or you need a new furnace, you might be wondering – are high efficiency furnaces worth it? The quick and easy answer is yes, absolutely. A high-performance and efficient furnace is a great example of the four benefits associated with an energy efficient home: • Reduced electrical … Continue reading Benefits of Energy Efficient Homes
Is your furnace making a loud buzzing sound? Or a crackling or humming sound? There are a few common noises that may be coming from your furnace. Read on for these and more issues, what they mean and how you can remedy them. Is Your Furnace Making a Loud Buzzing Noise? Your furnace has a … Continue reading Is Your Furnace Making a Loud Buzzing Noise? Here’s What You Can Do About It.
If you’ve been fortunate enough, you’ve probably had your carbon monoxide detector for years and years without it ever going off. And if you’re like most homeowners in Simcoe, Port Dover, and Tillsonburg, you only think about your CO alarm twice a year: When the clocks change and you test the batteries. Just like many … Continue reading 3 Reasons Why You Should Update Your Carbon Monoxide Detector
How to Get the Most from Your Air Conditioner this Summer Summer officially starts more than a month from now. Maybe somebody needs to tell summer that. It’s already hot out there! This is expected to be a hotter-than-normal summer, so you can expect to run your air conditioner more than you did last year. … Continue reading How to Get the Most from Your Air Conditioner this Summer
Spring Cleaning Your HVAC System Needs This Year Spring cleaning is one of those traditions most people grudgingly take part in. A winter of hibernating with the windows closed leaves the house in need of a serious refreshing, but that means a lot of annoying chores. It’s easy to run out of steam when maintenance … Continue reading Spring Cleaning for Your HVAC System | How to Keep Your HVAC System Clean and Efficient
Is a two-stage furnace a smart investment? If your old furnace is on the way out and you want to find a new furnace with a solid balance of initial affordability and long-term efficiency, a two-stage furnace could be the solution you want. A two-stage furnace outperforms a single-stage at every turn, and is only … Continue reading Why a Two Stage Furnace is Probably Best for Your Family