11 Signs It’s Time to Replace Your HVAC System

At What Point Does it Make Sense to Stop Putting Money Into an Old Heating & Cooling System and Buy a New, More Efficient HVAC System? Heating and air conditioning systems can work for a long time if you properly maintain them. However, there comes a time when various components start giving up, and the […]

Your Complete Guide To Air Conditioners

When you are searching for a new cooling system, one of the main things you need to ask yourself is whether you need to have air conditioning for just one room or the entire house.  Answering this question will help you determine what type of air conditioning that you need in your home. To help […]

Main Benefits of a Mini Split Air Conditioner

Big Benefits in a Small Package  ̶̶  Mini Split Air Conditioner The best way to cool a large home is by far a central air conditioner. The newer models today are more affordable, energy-efficient, and reliable. There are some limitations though and for a home with multiple rooms or when wanting to cool a garage the […]

How to Install a Vertical Air Conditioner

6 Easy Steps to Installing a Vertical Air Conditioner Whether it’s a good idea or not, many a homeowner are preferring to do as much as their DIY work as possible around the property. Doing-it-Yourself is an admirable feat as it’s always wise to learn a new skill while not having to ‘farm out’ every […]

5 Reasons to Get an Air Conditioner Tune-Up This Spring

When the snow finally melts, and the grass begins to peak through a blanket of whiteness, Edmontonians let out a collective sigh of relief as another winter has passed. It’s easy to be optimistic about long days and sunshine, but the warm weather isn’t all Mai Tai’s and flip-flops. As a homeowner, you have a […]

5 Ways to Ease Stress on Split AC Units

Central air conditioning has become the norm in most houses throughout North America. The forced air systems manufactured currently are as efficient as they’ve ever been, and people are enjoying more comfortable living at a fraction of the price. That being said, summers tax split AC units over the course of the summer and the cooling units […]

A Simple Checklist for Furnace Services

While spring cleaning gets all the attention, some homeowners might be surprised to learn that winter cleaning is also one of the most important furnace services. Since you spend what seems like 95% of the winter months indoors, it’s important to vacuum the home of dust and debris every cycle of the furnace. To ensure […]

How to Remember to Replace Residential AC and Furnace Filters

One of the most important things to remember with forced air HVAC systems is to be vigilant in changing the residential AC or furnace air filter. In Edmonton, this needs to be done at a minimum of every three months but to those with extreme allergies a monthly change will do you good. The dangers […]

A Brief Timeline of How Air Conditioning Came To Be

History of Air Conditioning Many of us come home after a hot day in the sun and turn on our air conditioning units like it’s no big thing – nor should it be. Although we’re not sure how the system works, we know that when we hit the ‘on’ switch and turn the temperature down […]

How Much Money Is That Dirty Furnace Filter Costing You?

Many times when an HVAC company visits your home for boiler repairs it may beckon you back to the 5th grade and an incessant lecturing from a teacher. The furnace repair person isn’t just towing the company line when they stress over and over the importance of keeping a clean furnace – they’re trying to […]