My Air Conditioner is Making a Strange Noise. Help!

New air conditioners are quieter than old air conditioners. The sound dampening tech built into modern air conditioners keeps the sound around the same level as a conversation between two people. Interested in our best specials? Click here. When your air conditioner starts banging or clicking or making some other sort of unusual noise, you … Continue reading My Air Conditioner is Making a Strange Noise. Help!

13 More Ways to Cool Down Your Home This Summer

It’s mid-May and Ottawa has already seen temperatures above 30 degrees. If your family is like so many others across the city, cutting back on energy use (and those horrendous monthly bills that came from running the air conditioner constantly) is a priority. We spend a lot of time thinking about home comfort (it’s kinda, you … Continue reading 13 More Ways to Cool Down Your Home This Summer

Why Families in Ottawa are Upgrading to Whole House Humidifiers

Do you have humidifiers at home? Some families leave space for a humidifier in every room. Sometime in November they bring the humidifier squad out of storage and leave one humidifier on the bedside table in each bedroom, filling and turning them on every night. It eats up a lot of time and leaves the … Continue reading Why Families in Ottawa are Upgrading to Whole House Humidifiers

The Easiest Ways to Keep Your Home Warm for Less $$$

5 Ways to Balance the Temperature Around Your House If your family is like so many others in Ottawa, this is the time of year you start to notice some of the kinks in your home comfort system. You’ve started running the furnace and some areas in the house are noticeably cooler than others. You … Continue reading The Easiest Ways to Keep Your Home Warm for Less $$$

Should I Leave the Furnace Fan On? And Other Important Furnace Questions

We get a lot of the same questions from families all over Ottawa and the greater region, and we want everybody to feel comfortable in their knowledge of home comfort appliances before buying any equipment or signing up for ongoing service. When you learn more about the HVAC equipment and service we provide, we’re certain … Continue reading Should I Leave the Furnace Fan On? And Other Important Furnace Questions

What Does the MERV Rating Mean?

My furnace air filter has a MERV rating, what is it? Proper air filtration is essential for breathing cleaner indoor air. Mechanical filters are the most common types of filters used in HVAC systems. They are also highly efficient and require minimal maintenance. The most important aspect of these filters is the mechanical efficiency rating … Continue reading What Does the MERV Rating Mean?

8 Ways a Humidifier Makes Canadian Winters Better

Winter air is so, so dry, and a whole house humidifier is the best way to keep that dryness from ruining your winter cheer. Humidity in the air inside your home matters more than many homeowners know. It’s not just a comfort thing. It’s also a quality of life thing. Here are 8 ways a humidifier … Continue reading 8 Ways a Humidifier Makes Canadian Winters Better