Monthly Archives: August 2013

Ask the Expert- Furnace

Question: Are there any rebates available for my furnace? Yes there is. I know you probably haven’t put any thought into your furnace for some time. Believe it or not, but now is the perfect time to start thinking about your furnace!  In order for your furnace to operate at maximum capacity, annual service is… Read more »

Why Have A Service Plan Agreement?

A Service Plan agreement is a great way of protecting your home in the event of equipment breaking down. A service plan is insurance for your furnace, boiler, air conditioner etc. You hope not to have to use it but it is there in case you do. If your heating and cooling equipment break down when you need them to be working-… Read more »

Ask The Expert

Question: Are there ways I can increase the efficiency of my home’s heating and cooling systems? Yes, there are different things you can do to increase the efficiency of your heating and cooling system: 1. Clean and replace your filters regularly. 2. Your system will heat and cool more evenly when the blower is in… Read more »

Dos and Don'ts of BBQing

Do… Remember to turn the gas valve on first. Keep gas hoses away from hot surfaces and hot grease. Keep loose clothing away from the barbecue. When you have finished grilling, turn the valve off first to allow the gas in the hose to be burned off, then turn off the burner controls so no gas remains… Read more »

How To Keep Your Garburator Smelling Good

The hot summer weather sometimes causes the leftover food in your garburator  to create some odors in your kitchen. Here is a simple and easy way to clean your garburator and rid your kitchen of any smells coming from your kitchen sink. Using a lemon or lime, cut it first in half and then in half again- throwing away the seeds into… Read more »