Straight Talk – Why Tankless Water Heaters are Good for Your Home The problem with traditional water heaters is they spend a lot of energy just keeping water hot so it will be ready when you need it. Sitting there, being hot, just in case you want it. While water heater efficiency has improved greatly … Continue reading Why Tankless Water Heaters Are Good For Your Home
Why Is My Gas Furnace Leaking Water? You May Have Clogged Drains or Tubing High efficiency gas furnaces produce condensation as a normal part of their operation. What’s not normal is for water to be leaking out of the furnace. All furnaces have a drain pipe taking excess water to a floor drain or outside. … Continue reading Why is my Gas Furnace Leaking Water
Why Humidify Your Home This Winter? The Ontario winters are usually much drier than the hot and muggy summers. With your heating system on for the duration of the winter, the inside of your home will get very dry. Ideal humidity levels are around 40%, though anywhere from 35 to 50% is acceptable. Unfortunately, with your … Continue reading Why Humidify Your Home
Frustrated? Asking Yourself, “Why Does My Furnace Make a Loud Noise?” Get an Inspection Today! Are loud furnace noises keeping you from getting a good night’s sleep? If so, it’s time for an inspection from ClimateCare to have them identify the exact source of the problem. Ignoring furnace noises could lead to damaged parts and … Continue reading Why Does My Furnace Make a Loud Noise
Stop Asking “Why is My Furnace Filter Black.” Get to the Bottom of It! A black furnace filter is a red flag that something could be seriously wrong with your heating system. While it may be that you haven’t changed the filter in a really long time, it could be a sign of more serious … Continue reading Why is my Furnace Filter Black
Why Clean Air Ducts are Better for Your Home and Your Health The air ducts in your home are constantly breathing air in and out, just like the lungs in your body. Though air filters work to catch most of the dust and particles that flow through them, a lot of things stick to the … Continue reading Why Clean Air Ducts?
Asking “Why Does My AC Smell?” – It’s Time for an HVAC Inspection! There’s nothing like the feel of cool air from your home air conditioning on a hot summer day. The only thing that could ruin it would be an odor like dirty socks drifting in from the AC vents. If your air conditioning … Continue reading Why Does My AC Smell
The thought of having your furnace leak water while the air conditioner is running is terrifying. While this sounds like a serious problem with your furnace, most of the time it’s an indication of a clogged drain. Though usually not an expensive repair item, it still needs to be attended to. Ongoing moisture and standing … Continue reading Help, My Furnace Is Leaking Water When The AC Is Running!
As part of a hybrid heating system, a heat pump to help with winter heating demands can save you a lot of money here in Ontario. Heat pumps work by drawing heat out of the air and then discharging it. In the summer, a heat pump will take warmer air from inside your home and … Continue reading When Does a Heat Pump Work in the Winter?
While an unplanned heating emergency may let you know it’s time for a new furnace, most of the time the decision is not so clear. Age, condition, efficiency and effectiveness are all things to evaluate when wondering if it makes sense to replace a furnace. Your ClimateCare local member can help you make an evaluation … Continue reading When Should I Replace My Furnace? Ask for a ClimateCare Inspection