Opening your windows is a great way to bring fresh air into your home and improve ventilation, and sometimes we encourage it. However, some people are concerned that opening windows may also increase indoor air pollution. In this blog, we’ll take a closer look at whether or not open windows can increase indoor air pollution and what you can do to ensure you’re breathing clean air in your home. Continue reading
The New SEER2 AC Ratings: What Do They Mean?
Have you heard about the new regulations surrounding the energy efficiency of air conditioners? Well, if you’re planning to buy a new AC anytime soon, it’s time to read up about what they mean. In short, energy regulatory boards have introduced a new energy efficiency rating system. It’s stricter and aims for higher efficiency of air conditioning systems. The new rating system is SEER2, and you can learn all about it here.
Get Your AC Ready for Spring!
Spring has officially sprung! That means it’s time to start thinking about how you’ll stay cool this summer and getting your AC ready for the upcoming season. After months without use, your AC needs some love, care, and maintenance! Use this guide to ensure your AC is ready, and running efficiently and effectively.
Skip the AC, Opt for a Heat Pump to Keep Your Home Cool This Summer
As the summer months approach, many homeowners are thinking about how they’ll beat the heat and keep their homes cool and comfortable. While traditional air conditioning systems have long been the go-to solution, there is a more energy-efficient and cost-effective alternative that is worth considering: the heat pump. It might sound crazy that we’re suggesting you use a heat pump to cool your home, but hear us out! Here’s why you should skip the AC and use a heat pump to cool your house this season.
Should I Repair or Replace my AC?
Are you debating about whether to repair or replace your AC? It’s tempting to want to just repair it as the upfront cost of a new system and installation can be a lot. However, there are major benefits that come with replacing your AC. If you have an AC that’s on the fritz and you’re wondering whether or not you should try to repair it again or finally bite the bullet and replace it, check out what the experts have to say first.
Save Money on Utilities with a Hybrid Heating System
Are you looking for ways to save money on energy bills? Installing a hybrid heating system is one of the most effective ways to do so. And right now, the installation of these heating systems is being incentivized with the government offering rebates of up to $6,500.
Everything You Need to Know About Heat Pump Water Heaters
As the demand for energy-efficient and cost-effective home appliances increases, heat pump water heaters have gained popularity. These innovative water heaters use electricity to transfer heat, making them more efficient and environmentally friendly than traditional water heaters. If you’re looking to upgrade your old water heater or want to learn more about these versatile systems, you’re in the right place! In this article, we’ll cover everything you need to know about heat pump hot water heaters in this article.
Advantages of Combi Boilers for Toronto Homes
“Combi” (combination) boilers are becoming an increasingly popular choice for Toronto homes these days. They offer many benefits that make them a great option for central and hot water heating – in Toronto and elsewhere. A combi boiler is a single unit that combines a water heater and a central hydronic heating boiler in one compact system. It works well and runs efficiently, making it an ideal choice for Toronto homes.
Home Efficiency Rebate Plus: Save Up to $6,500 with Heat Pump Rebates
If you’re interested in retrofitting your home to make it more energy efficient, and therefore, more environmentally friendly, there are incentives available! As of January 2023, Enbridge and Canada’s Greener Homes Grant have partnered together to offer incentives for eligible retrofits. This includes a heat pump rebate of up to $6,500!
So, if you’re looking to make your home greener through the installation of a heat pump and other improvements, now is the time to do it!
Buying a New HVAC System: Checklist
When it’s time to buy a new HVAC system, there’s a lot to consider before making a decision. It’s a big purchase – it’s an investment in your home and your family’s home comfort. You want to make sure that you’re informed and buying the best system possible for your home and your family’s needs. You also want to know you’re getting the best value.
To guarantee this, you should talk to your local HVAC company about your options. Plus, there are a number of steps you can take to ensure you purchase the right system.
Before buying a new HVAC system for your home, consult this checklist.