Cottage

Ductless Heating in Older Homes

When it comes to upgrading your home’s heating and cooling system to a more energy-efficient model, you have a number of options. Fortunately, your options aren’t restricted by the lack of existing ductwork in your home. New all-electric ductless heating systems, also known as mini split heat pumps can fulfill the comfort demands of any …

Sleeping couple

How Ductless Air Conditioning Can Help You Sleep Better

When the summer season begins, it brings a time of rest and enjoyment. However, on these days, it may be difficult to sleep at night due to high temperatures, which can cause sweating, fatigue, and insomnia. For this reason, some people prefer to sleep with their air conditioning turned on at night to alleviate these …

Benefits of Clean Air You Probably Didn’t Know About

Most people are already aware that installing a household air purifier to really help clean up the air in their homes can help to avoid allergies and minimize people’ exposure to hazardous chemicals that can cause or worsen upper respiratory illnesses. Furthermore, the advantages of clean, healthy air reach well beyond only keeping our lungs’ …

Radiator

Most Common Types of Residential Heating Systems

Furnaces The majority of Canadian households rely on a central furnace to heat their homes. A furnace operates by forcing heated air via ducts, which distribute the warm air to rooms around the home via air vents or grills. This kind of heating system is called a ducted or forced air distribution system. It can …

money

Save money on your heating bills with heat pumps

Whether you use natural gas, propane, or heating oil for your boiler and furnace, this winter might be quite expensive. Depending on the fuel you use and where you live, you may be able to reduce your heating expenses by installing a modern HVAC equipment. Prices are rising and will most certainly continue to rise. …

Indoor unit at night

What You Need to Know About Heat Pump Systems

A residential ductless heat pump is a type of HVAC system that uses refrigeration and electrical energy to heat and cool a building. There are two primary parts: A condenser, which is generally located on the building’s outside. An air handler unit, the evaporator, is located within the building. A refrigeration line connects the two …

old couple

Air Conditioning is a Lifesaver

Many people consider having air conditioning in their house to just be a luxury. However, for certain elderly adults, air conditioning is crucial to their health and well-being. If you have an older family member, having an air conditioning system may be lifesaving, especially when temperatures outside reach unbearable levels. Because of the natural ageing …

Multi Zone Mini Split Heat Pump

Multi Zone Ductless Systems

The heating and cooling preferences of family members always differ in a home. Likewise, various rooms in a house demand different temperature settings. You could prefer it a little colder, while your partner might prefer it a little toastier. Your basement is often colder than you want, and your loft is just unbearably hot. These …

Ductless Air Installation

3 New Trends In Ductless Air Installation

Since the invention of air conditioning in 1902 by Willis Carrier there have been many leaps and bounds when it comes to cooling technology and ductless air installation. Ductless air conditioners have changed quite a bit over the last 100 years as manufacturers continue to create advancements and better technology. As a result, the popularity …

quality furnace options

Quality Furnace Options: Know Before You Install

While it’s always nice to find a good deal on anything, you should be careful about being too stingy. After all, most quality furnace options are within the same price range, so saving a few bucks shouldn’t be your only focus. The keyword here is quality. Just like you wouldn’t buy a TV from a …

Turn Your HVAC System Off And On Again

Have you tried turning your HVAC system off and then on again? You might hear this all the time with other electronics like computers, televisions and smartphones, but it’s not a common solution for HVAC systems. Newer furnaces, air conditioners, ductless air conditioners, boilers and other HVAC system components are filled with electronics and computers …

air conditioner

Keeping Your Air Conditioner In Good Working Order

Seasonal air conditioner maintenance is the most important thing you can do for your air conditioner. If you place value on the money you spent to install your air conditioner, regardless of the type you have, maintenance is important to protect that investment. Ordinary wear and tear, especially dirt and grime buildup, can cause your …

air conditioning system

What Are My Air Conditioning System Options?

If you’ve ever spent the summer in Toronto and the GTA, you know that air conditioning is a necessity. You might not need it every night, but there are always a few weeks where the humidity can make it very uncomfortable. That’s why it’s important to know which air conditioning system options are available to …

new ductless air conditioner

3 Questions Before Buying A New Ductless Air Conditioner?

Buying anything in a city as big as Toronto and the GTA can leave you with countless options to choose from. This is especially true when searching for a new ductless air conditioner. So to make things easy, here are 3 things you should know before you start looking at all the available models on …

ductless air conditioners for sale

Case Study: Ductless Air Conditioners For Sale

While most of our customers call us first before they install any HVAC in their homes, some call us to repair the damage after a lousy experience elsewhere. This is one of those times, and it started with the words Ductless Air Conditioners For Sale”. If It Sounds Too Good To Be True, It Probably …

ductless heating and cooling units

What You Need To Know About Ductless Heating And Cooling Units

Finding the right air conditioning option for your home isn’t easy. There are a lot of things to consider, including the size of your residence, the climate of where you live, and how well the insulation has held up over the years. Take a look below at some of the pros and cons of ductless …

ductless air systems

Ductless Air Systems Need Maintenance Too!

Ductless air systems and ductless heat pumps systems aren’t like your standard window air conditioners. They have both an indoor air handler unit and an outdoor compressor unit. They’re known as mini split systems, basically because they’re a smaller version of a central air conditioning system, which is also a split system. By comparison a …

ductless heat pumps

Ductless Heat Pumps: Rid Your Home Of Baseboard Heaters

Baseboard heaters…we’re baseboard haters! Few things are as inefficient as baseboard heaters. They might adequately heat your home, but there are more downsides than positives. Split ductless heat pumps provide an option that rivals baseboard heaters in every way, but without needing expensive ductwork to be installed. Baseboard Heaters Most of the baseboard heaters we’ve …

ductless air conditioners

3 More Common FAQs About Ductless Air Conditioners

We weren’t really going to just leave you with 3 FAQs about ductless air conditioners. Here are 3 more questions that we get asked all the time. How much do ductless air conditioners cost? There are so many variables involved in the selection and installation of ductless air conditioners in a home that it’s not …