Category Archives: Air Conditioners

What to Expect During an HVAC Service Call

Homeowners who have never called an HVAC technician for work, or for the specific type of work they need now, may wonder what happens during the service call. What should you expect from your HVAC technician, and what will they expect from you? Here’s our guide on what to expect when your technician arrives to … Continue reading What to Expect During an HVAC Service Call

5 Signs Your Air Conditioner Isn’t Ready for Summer

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

HVAC Preventative Maintenance for Your AC

Air conditioner preventative maintenance is more important than any other factor contributing to the long life of your home comfort equipment. Just like ordinary wear and tear on your car necessitates regular maintenance, exposure to the elements and the consistent, heavy workload means your air conditioner requires some TLC from time to time. A maintenance … Continue reading HVAC Preventative Maintenance for Your AC

Canada 150 and Ontario Hiking Trails Endorsed by Your Local ClimateCare Team

ClimateCare retailers are found all over Ontario. They are owned and operated by local professionals, and many members of the ClimateCare team like to get out and explore. We recently discovered we have a great network of hiking knowledge all over Ontario! If you want to get out with the family for an easy hike … Continue reading Canada 150 and Ontario Hiking Trails Endorsed by Your Local ClimateCare Team

13 More Ways to Cool Down Your Home This Summer

It’s only the early hours of June and Ontario has seen some uncomfortably hot days. If your family is like so many others across Ontario, cutting back on energy use (and those horrendous monthly bills that came from running the air conditioner constantly) is a priority. We spend a lot of time thinking about home … Continue reading 13 More Ways to Cool Down Your Home This Summer

Avoid AC Scams

How to avoid getting scammed by an AC scammer Scam artists come in all shapes and sizes. ClimateCare customers across Ontario receive door to door visits from people claiming to be ClimateCare contractors a few times every season, and we get calls occasionally when our customers decide to reveal the scammers for what they are. … Continue reading Avoid AC Scams

How to Keep Your AC Healthy Between Service Visits

How to Keep Your AC Healthy Between Service Visits Seasonal air conditioner maintenance is the most important factor in extending the lifespan and maintaining the efficiency of your central air conditioning system. Ordinary wear and tear, especially dirt and grime buildup, can cause your AC to overwork, struggle, overheat and eventually break down. Keeping everything … Continue reading How to Keep Your AC Healthy Between Service Visits