6 Reasons to Schedule Regular Furnace Maintenance

Winter is just around the corner here at ABW Halton ClimateCare. Just like driveway salt, an ice scraper and a thick toque, a working, reliable furnace is a must-have accessory to get through the season. While many homeowners in Burlington, Milton, Oakville, and surrounding areas choose on-demand furnace repair, more and more are scheduling furnace … Continue reading 6 Reasons to Schedule Regular Furnace Maintenance

Unexpected Furnace Noises (and What They Mean)

When your furnace is running during the fall and winter, it should be smooth, efficient and quiet. If it sounds like there’s a party going on inside, something’s definitely wrong. Ignoring funky furnace sounds because “it’s always done that” or “they always go away” is risky and dangerous. In some instances, it could ruin your … Continue reading Unexpected Furnace Noises (and What They Mean)

Trouble with Your Air Conditioner? | Here’s How to Identify the Culprit

Your air conditioner is a pretty spectacular piece of machinery. It sits outside year round. It has hundreds of moving parts. But because it was well built and you keep up with maintenance, it probably never breaks down. But just because it hasn’t succumbed to some sort of problem doesn’t mean it never will. Sometimes … Continue reading Trouble with Your Air Conditioner? | Here’s How to Identify the Culprit

13 More Ways to Cool Down Your Home This Summer

It’s mid-May and Burlington 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. Get $1,500 off your new air conditioner. Learn how here. We spend a … Continue reading 13 More Ways to Cool Down Your Home This Summer

How Our Team Can Upgrade Your Wood Burning Fireplace to Gas

Your old wood burning fireplace is charming, but there’s a point in your life when you might start losing interest in it. The hassle becomes more trouble than it’s worth: Ordering, unloading, splitting and storing wood. Buying stacks of kindling. Storing piles of newspaper. Carrying logs in a few at a time. Building and tending … Continue reading How Our Team Can Upgrade Your Wood Burning Fireplace to Gas

How the Big Rental Companies Mislead You About Buying a Water Heater

The big rental companies want you to rent your water heater for a good reason. They make a lot of money from it, and they want to discredit local businesses offering alternatives, like us. Before you take the big companies’ claims to heart, see what we have to say about it. They say: Installation is expensive when you buy, … Continue reading How the Big Rental Companies Mislead You About Buying a Water Heater

Why Home Comfort Equipment Maintenance is Important

When you make an investment in home comfort equipment, you want to make sure that you’re getting the most out of your purchase. Regular maintenance of your home comfort equipment is essential, but it’s really not up to you to take care of the technical maintenance. The team of licensed professionals at ABW Halton ClimateCare can … Continue reading Why Home Comfort Equipment Maintenance is Important

Is it O.K. to Hire an Unlicensed HVAC Technician?

Many homeowners hire unlicensed HVAC technicians to save money. The unfortunate reality suggests that there are a number of risks involved in making this decision. These risks can affect homeowners, family members, their health and safety, and finances. At ClimateCare, we aim to keep our customers healthy and safe all year. We make it our … Continue reading Is it O.K. to Hire an Unlicensed HVAC Technician?

How Hot is too Hot? What Overheating Does to Us

Our bodies are always trying to manage temperature. You run into trouble if the temperature inside your body drops about 10 degrees, but you don’t have nearly as much wiggle room on the hot end of the spectrum. If your internal temperature goes up by just 3 degrees, you’re in serious trouble. Here’s exactly what overheating … Continue reading How Hot is too Hot? What Overheating Does to Us