Taking the Guess Work out of Fireplace Design

By ppasma

One of the trickiest things to do when you are designing internal features for your home is making those decisions without really knowing how the finished article will look. We often have an idea in our heads of what the feature will look like, but it is rare that it will actually turn out exactly…

What to Consider When Installing a New Furnace in Hamilton

By ppasma

What to Consider When Installing a New Furnace in Hamilton Pricing is a huge factor when it comes to choosing a new furnace to install in your Hamilton home. But system options are equally important! The furnace you install should last for many years – so consider the following when choosing one for your home.…

Everything You Need to Know About Gas Fireplace Inserts

By ppasma

Everything You Need to Know About Gas Fireplace Inserts Pricing is a huge factor when it comes to choosing a new furnace to install in your Hamilton home. But system options are equally important! The furnace you install should last for many years – so consider the following when choosing one for your home. Fuel…

The Importance of Indoor Air Quality During COVID-19

By ppasma

The importance of wearing masks during COVID-19 is constantly being publicized through the media. However, as important as they are, they only protect the air that we breathe: HVAC systems work to keep a building’s airflow healthy. Here’s why having clean indoor air filters is always important – and even more so during our current pandemic. How…

An Air Conditioner for Every Need

By ppasma

While the world waits in lockdown to see whether or not we can eradicate the COVID-19 virus before summer, one thing is certain. Regardless of whether the pandemic subsides, summer is coming to the Hamilton area. It is coming to St. Catharines, Ancaster, Burlington, Oakville and all the communities of southwest Ontario. And whether you are…

How long does a furnace last?

By ppasma

Your home’s furnace makes sure you have a warm, cozy place to enjoy the cold Hamilton winters, but how long can you go until you need to replace it? Replacing the furnace in your home can be a major expense that no one wants to handle, but eventually, you will need to replace the furnace…

So You Want to Buy a Fireplace: Here’s What You Need to Know

By ppasma

Fireplaces make a home feel cozy, welcoming and warm. If you custom built your home, chances are you were able to put a fireplace (or two) exactly where you wanted them and you selected whether you wanted them to be gas or wood-burning. If your home is older, though, you might not have a fireplace.…

Have your gas fireplace inspected before winter

By ppasma

When the snow comes, there is almost nothing better than curling up with a blanket and a good book beside your fireplace. This is especially true in cities that tend to get a lot of snow like Hamilton, Stoney Creek, Grimsby, Burlington, Ancaster, Dundas, Milton and St. Catharines. With regular use, like almost anything, your fireplace…

Tips on Cleaning Your BBQ, Smoker or Grill

By ppasma

Summer is a great time to get together with friends and family and enjoy BBQ meals. And while cooking and eating outside can reduce the number of dishes you’ll have to wash, there is still some cleaning involved. Yep, those barbeques, grills, and smokers all need to be cleaned regularly. Don’t make the mistake of thinking that…

Signs Your Air Conditioner Isn’t Working Properly

By ppasma

During the hot summer months, you want your air conditioner running at peak efficiency so that you are comfortable in your home. Unfortunately, many homeowners may discover all too late that this essential equipment is not performing optimally. If you’re sweating while sitting on your couch and doing next to nothing, that’s a visible sign.…