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…

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…

Can an Old Furnace Cause Health Problems?

By ppasma

You are probably aware that as your furnace ages, it is more likely to break down and cost you more money as it loses its energy efficiency. But did you know that an older furnace can also pose potential health problems for you and your family? Here are a few ways in which your old furnace may…

Furnace Maintenance to Avoid Problems Later

By ppasma

The home furnace is a piece of equipment that provides families with warmth through high-temperature heating. Its name is derived from the Greek word Fornax, which means oven. It performs one of the most critical functions in a home. The most common fuel sources today for modern furnaces in North America are natural gas furnaces. Other…

Tips on Buying a Gas Furnace

By ppasma

When considering replacing your old furnace, a gas furnace is an excellent alternative to their electronic counterparts due to their energy-efficiency. Heating with gas has been long known for it being the fuel of choice since it is the most economical. All new natural gas furnaces available today are high-efficiency, with an Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency (AFUE) of…

Shutting Down Your Furnace & Turning on Your AC

By ppasma

Glorious spring is right around the corner! With warmer days ahead, homeowners get the long awaited satisfaction of turning off the furnace from running during the cold winter months. Although we all love our furnace and the warmth it provided during the frigid months of winter, it’s a great feeling to finally shut off our…