Investing in an environmentally friendly heating system is a smart move for yourself and the environment. You use less energy, reducing your impact on the environment. In turn, you save on your monthly utility bills, all without sacrificing comfort. However, an energy-efficient furnace or heat pump is only half of the story. You can save … Continue reading Environmentally Friendly Heating Systems
Those who are mechanically-minded might want to try to fix their furnace themselves, especially if they’ve developed a problem that is quite common. But, the common furnace issues we outline here shouldn’t be fixed by amateurs. Without professional knowledge, you will not be able to resolve these issues. What’s worse, you may actually make things … Continue reading Water Coming Out of Your Furnace & Other Furnace Issues You Shouldn’t Fix Yourself
How often should you do furnace maintenance? Twice yearly: Firstly, do it in the fall before the cold weather hits. Cleaning or changing the filter and inspecting the pilot light will help get your furnace ready for the winter. Secondly, do it again in spring, when you no longer need it for the year. This … Continue reading How Often Should You Do 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
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)
Someone wakes you up in the morning and you turn up the heat before going to work. Your partner turns it down later in the morning so the house isn’t warm and cosy while everybody is out at work/school for the day (unless the picture to the right is an accurate depiction of your life. In … Continue reading A New Smart Thermostat is Your Next Home Upgrade
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
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?
The furnace or air conditioner is making some funky noises. Should you repair or replace your furnace or AC? It’s not an easy decision to make. A single repair might save some money, but will this just be the first of many expensive repairs that keep coming? A replacement won’t break down for a long … Continue reading Should I Repair or Replace My Furnace and AC?
Although home comfort equipment, like your home water heater, furnace or air conditioner, can be expensive to purchase, it’s more financially responsible to buy than rent. It’s an investment. Because each rental payment appears small, it can feel like you’re spending less. But it’s all misdirection. If you’ve considered renting your home comfort equipment, or are … Continue reading Should You Stop Renting a Home Water Heater?