Many of us take our furnaces for granted. As long as we flip the switch and the house gets warmer, we assume all is well. However, your furnace room should be high on your home maintenance priority list as not only is your furnace performing an important service but … Continue reading Furnace Safety Do’s and Don’ts
AC units are integral when the summer months hit, so making sure that you know how to extend the life of your air conditioner is very important. The last thing you want is for your AC to break down in the middle of a hot day or humid evening with no breeze. Stay cool and … Continue reading Simple Tips for Extending the Life of Your Air Conditioner
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.