What maintenance can I perform myself on my air conditioner?

The HVAC unit in your home is a vital piece of equipment that you depend upon throughout the year to stay warm or cool.  Without proper AC maintenance, your HVAC system can encounter problems.  Here are some steps you can take as a homeowner to ensure your AC unit functions properly. Outdoor AC Maintenance Start the self-maintenance process … Continue reading What maintenance can I perform myself on my air conditioner?

What we look at when we assess the condition of your air conditioner

At first glance, it may look bleak: you know you’re going to need either an AC repair or a new air conditioner. But you’re no air conditioning expert, and you want to make an informed decision. When you reach out to the air conditioning experts at ClimateCare, the situation is worth a second look. We’ll … Continue reading What we look at when we assess the condition of your air conditioner

What we look at when we assess your furnace

Getting your furnace regularly inspected is the key to keeping it operating safely and efficiently throughout the winter. An efficient furnace not only runs less frequently, it also uses less energy so your utility bills stay under control. Most people only think about their furnace when something goes wrong. Professional technicians work with heating systems … Continue reading What we look at when we assess your furnace

What is a heat pump and how does it work?

How Does a Heat Pump Work? What is a heat pump? How does it work? And what can it do to make your Ontario home energy-efficient and comfortable year round? Learning a little about how a heat pump works and then contacting your local ClimateCare member for more information could save you thousands.  Heat pumps Most … Continue reading What is a heat pump and how does it work?

Why Tankless Water Heaters Are Good For Your Home

Straight Talk – Why Tankless Water Heaters are Good for Your Home The problem with traditional water heaters is they spend a lot of energy just keeping water hot so it will be ready when you need it. Sitting there, being hot, just in case you want it. While water heater efficiency has improved greatly … Continue reading Why Tankless Water Heaters Are Good For Your Home

Why Humidify Your Home

Why Humidify Your Home This Winter? The Ontario winters are usually much drier than the hot and muggy summers. With your heating system on for the duration of the winter, the inside of your home will get very dry. Ideal humidity levels are around 40%, though anywhere from 35 to 50% is acceptable. Unfortunately, with your … Continue reading Why Humidify Your Home