During fall and winter, your furnace should provide consistent heat smoothly, efficiently, and quietly. It shouldn’t sound like there’s a party going on inside. Ignoring strange furnace sounds because “it’s just always done that” or “it eventually goes away” is unwise. In fact, it can be downright dangerous. In some instances, what’s causing the noise … Continue reading Are There Strange Noises Coming From Your Furnace? What Do They Mean?
The first day of summer (Thursday, June 21) is almost here at Dows ClimateCare and the forecast – according to The Old Farmer’s Almanac – is going to be HOT. In fact: “Summer will be HOTTER than normal with rainfall BELOW normal. The hottest periods will be in early and late June, early July and … Continue reading 5 Signs Your Air Conditioner Isn’t Ready for Summer
This past winter was long, cold, miserable, and felt like it went on forever. However, with the first day of spring around the corner (Tuesday, March 20, by the way), soon it’ll be time to turn off your home heating systems for the year and enjoy the outdoors again. So, if you’re itching to get … Continue reading Top Things to Do in Ontario this Spring
With the first day of spring fast approaching (Tuesday, March 20), thoughts quickly turn to traditional annual spring cleaning chores like: Decluttering the home Window-washing Organizing the garage Putting away cold-weather items and bringing out warm-weather ones Are you working on your spring cleaning to-do list? As you put together your annual spring cleaning checklist, … Continue reading Spring HVAC Maintenance. Your HVAC Spring Cleaning Checklist
Is a gas fireplace worth it? It’s one of the most frequently asked questions we hear at ClimateCare. That’s because – when choosing a fireplace for their home heating systems – homeowners are faced with two options: The traditional atmosphere that comes with a wood-burning fireplace The cleanliness and convenience of a gas fireplace Both … Continue reading Is a Gas Fireplace Worth It? 7 Reasons Why It Is (Infographic)
The smart thermostat revolution is in full effect at ClimateCare. In fact, it’s predicted the smart thermostat element of the home heating system industry will be a $4.4 billion (USD) industry by 2025 (Source: SmartHomeSolver.com). More and more homeowners are choosing to upgrade to smart thermostats (or asking they be installed into any new home … Continue reading Is a Smart Thermostat Right For You? (Infographic)
The entire ClimateCare team wishes you a very Happy New Year and all the best for 2018. Improving your home comfort is something everyone should resolve to do. And not just in January, but all year long. Here are some easy-to-keep New Year’s Resolutions for your home comfort. Resolution: Be smarter at home Smart … Continue reading New Year’s Resolutions for Your Home Comfort
It’s hard to believe that Christmas and New Year’s Eve are both around the corner. They are, though; and everyone here at ClimateCare wants to wish the best of the holiday season to you and your family. It’s been a very rewarding year for all ClimateCare members and we have you to thank for it: … Continue reading Happy Holidays. Thanks for a Great 2017. See You in 2018.
Your ClimateCare furnace is an essential part of your home heating system; it absolutely has to work when you need it to. For many families, that comes down to one of two choices: An ongoing furnace maintenance service plan Furnace repairs on an as-needed basis While it’s all about personal preference, more homeowners are choosing … Continue reading Why Most Families Choose Furnace Maintenance Service over Furnace Repairs (Infographic)
On average, homeowners probably don’t give a second thought about the lifespan of a water heater. That is, until they want to take a nice, warm shower, step inside and chillingly discover that it no longer works. Depending on the age and condition of your tank, water heater repair may be enough to get it … Continue reading Lifespan of a Water Heater. Is It Time to Replace Yours?