Air conditioners are one of the most integral parts of a home once the summer hits, which makes having an air conditioning troubleshooting guide so important. An AC unit can last for a number of years if it’s properly taken care of but sometimes unexpected issues arise that may be difficult to diagnose. Spotting an … Continue reading Air Conditioning Troubleshooting Guide for Common Issues
Everybody deals with hot and cold temperatures differently, and for people who have heat temperature sensitivity, the warm weather can leave them feeling awful. Also referred to as heat intolerance, heat sensitivity means a person’s body doesn’t regulate temperature properly. Your body navigates a fine line between cold and hot to keep you comfortable. The … Continue reading What is Heat Temperature Sensitivity?
The short answer is that your AC compressor and refrigerant should last about 12-15 years, roughly the same as your AC. Learning about these two crucial components, and how to maintain them, can keep your AC running efficiently for its entire lifespan. AC Compressor Your AC compressor is at the core of your air conditioner … Continue reading How Long Can an AC Compressor or Refrigerant Last in Your AC?
Depending on where you live, you don’t always have a choice between natural gas and propane. However, when you do have a choice, it’s important to look at the environmental impact of each type of fuel and annual fuel costs before choosing. Are propane and natural gas environmentally friendly? Well, both fuels are considered low … Continue reading Are Propane and Natural Gas Environmentally Friendly?
This summer – whether you have a manual or smart thermostat from ClimateCare in your home – chances are you’ve wondered whether the air conditioner fan should be set to ON or AUTO. It’s a common question many homeowners have. After all, some people swear by the ON setting, while others are convinced AUTO is … Continue reading Should Your Thermostat Fan Be ON or AUTO?
The only time you probably think about your air conditioner is when you turn it on; or when it doesn’t work and requires air conditioner repairs. Otherwise, you aren’t really interested in your AC. But just like all the home comfort products at ClimateCare, there are some really cool air conditioning facts about things like: … Continue reading 6 Really Cool Air Conditioning Facts
Is your air conditioner ready for summer? After all, the onset of the new season means: Longer days. Warmer temperatures. Sunny weather. Your air conditioner is going to be hard at work. That last point is especially true, since according to the Farmer’s Almanac: Summer will be hotter than normal, with rainfall below normal in … Continue reading Is Your Air Conditioner Ready for Summer? How to Clean Your Air Conditioner & Other Things You Should Do.
If you own or operate a high rise condo in Toronto, one of the most important factors in your business’s success is a reliable, responsive heating and air conditioning system. You want the tenants in your high rise condo comfortable and happy. It means they’re more likely to stay over the long term, and good tenants are hard to … Continue reading Which Heating System is Best for High Rise Condos? A Toronto Heating Question
Air conditioner preventative maintenance is more important than any other factor contributing to the long life of your home comfort equipment. Just like ordinary wear and tear on your car necessitates regular maintenance, exposure to the elements and the consistent, heavy workload means your air conditioner requires some TLC from time to time. A maintenance … Continue reading HVAC Preventative Maintenance for Your AC
ClimateCare retailers are found all over Ontario. They are owned and operated by local professionals, and many members of the ClimateCare team like to get out and explore. We recently discovered we have a great network of hiking knowledge all over Ontario! If you want to get out with the family for an easy hike … Continue reading Canada 150 and Ontario Hiking Trails Endorsed by Your Local ClimateCare Team