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
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?
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)
It’s furnace season here at ClimateCare. In addition to helping homeowners get their units ready for winter with fall furnace maintenance, it’s that time of year where the same common myths come out of the woodwork: Crank the thermostat to heat your home ASAP Close vents and registers to lower your heating bill Don’t replace … Continue reading 5 Furnace Myths – Busted! (Infographic)
Did a loud squealing noise coming from the basement wake you up late last night? After you checked it out to make sure it wasn’t a haunting or a break in, what did you do? If you didn’t call us (or another local furnace contractor), don’t wait another minute. Ignoring furnace noises can lead to … Continue reading Does the Furnace Noise Coming from Your Basement Sound Like This?
We’re getting closer to furnace maintenance season, and customers often ask us what our industry-leading 26 point furnace maintenance checklist includes. It’s no secret; our furnace maintenance program is the most comprehensive in the business. The value is unbeatable and we’re happy to share it with customers so you see the value too. When you … Continue reading What Does Furnace Maintenance Get Me?
How to spot a furnace scam at your front door. Yes, even though the Government of Ontario passed legislation banning unsolicited door-to-door sales of furnaces, the same scammers who used to harass people at home are now harassing them over the phone. When they call you, they get one of three results. You book an … Continue reading Furnace Scammers Are Taking to the Phones!
What does your humidifier situation look like? Some families use the strength in numbers approach. Sometime in November they bring the humidifier brigade out of storage and put one humidifier on the bedside table in each bedroom, filling them up and turning them on every night. It’s not very efficient and it leaves the air … Continue reading The Benefits of a Whole House Humidifier to Families in Ontario
You probably don’t pay a whole lot of attention to your attic, but you should. Insulation in the attic has a huge impact on the cash you spend keeping the house warm all winter long. It starts with insulation in the attic, but your house also loses heat through leaks in other parts of the … Continue reading Put a Lid on the Attic | How to Insulate Your Attic this Winter