Monthly Archives: July 2015

Metro Vancouver Level 3 Water Restrictions

Starting today July 21st 2015, Metro Vancouver has raised its water restrictions to Level 3. What level 3 means to everyone: – No lawn sprinkling. – No new residential or commercial permits issued or renewed. All forms of watering using treated drinking water are prohibited. New lawns, cemetery lawns, ornamental lawns belonging to municipal buildings, and… Read more »

What are Ductless/ Mini-Split Air Conditioners?

Ductless air-conditioners are also called mini-splits because the two components of the equipment are separated by distance. One half is the compressor, which sits outside, like the compressor on a central air-conditioner. The other half of the ductless system, the indoor air-handling unit, is wall-mounted and connected to the compressor by a pair of hidden pipes. The indoor unit… Read more »