Monthly Archives: October 2014

Knowing your Furnace Part 1

What different furnace efficiencies mean If you are thinking of replacing your furnace, getting a high efficiency furnace can improve your home’s energy efficiency and save you money on your heating bills. Approximately 80% of gas-heated homes in British Columbia use a forced-air furnace for their heating needs. Many homes may still have a mid-efficiency furnace (78%- 82%).  These mid-efficiency furnaces… Read more »

Carbon Monoxide Safety Tips

  Furnaces that burn natural gas keeps you and your family warm in the winter, but if the furnace malfunctions, or if your chimney or vent is blocked, the carbon monoxide that is a product of combustion can make you and your family sick and can be fatal. Symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning can be very similar to the flu but… Read more »