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  • Understanding the New SEER 2 Rating and Why It Matters

    Energy efficiency is more than just a buzzword; it’s a critical consideration for homeowners who want to save money and who also want to support environmental sustainability. The launch of new SEER 2 rating standards in 2023 marks a significant shift in how we think about cooling efficiency. The... Continue reading

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  • 15 Ways to Reduce Air Conditioning Costs

    Are you stressed by skyrocketing utility costs this summer? To cut AC costs without sacrificing comfort, you should adopt energy-saving behaviors, implement low-cost changes and make strategic long-term investments. Here are 15 effective techniques to use. Adopt Good Energy Habits Cutting... Continue reading

  • 10 Questions to Ask an HVAC Contractor

    Choosing the right HVAC contractor to replace or service your home comfort system can seem daunting. That choice is noteworthy because the contractor you hire seriously impacts your HVAC system’s quality, durability and efficiency for years to come. To help you make an informed decision,... Continue reading

  • What Size Air Conditioner Do I Need?

    Whether you’re building a new home or replacing your existing heating and cooling system, there is one question you’re guaranteed to consider: what size air conditioner do I need? Buying the right AC size is a balancing act. Too large, and you could face poor humidity control and excessive... Continue reading

  • 10 Air Conditioning Myths That May Cost You More Money

    Your AC works hard to keep you refreshed and cool, especially on hot and sweltering days. Unfortunately, many people fall victim to various air conditioning myths, costing them money. Let’s get to the truth of these myths to help you make informed actions when cooling your home this summer in... Continue reading

  • Top 10 Tips to Prevent Air Conditioning Problems

    There’s practically nothing worse than having to deal with a broken air conditioner in a heatwave. The initial signs of an upcoming breakdown may be subtle—weird noises, odd smells or diminished cooling. Before you know it, these small issues intensify into full-blown system failures. However,... Continue reading

  • Best Temperature for Your AC in the Summer

    When the blistering summer heat strikes, everyone scrambles to the nearest thermostat to get the cold air flowing. But the right air conditioner setting isn’t just about keeping comfortable. It’s also about energy efficiency and lowering your energy costs. So, what’s the secret number? The... Continue reading

  • Don’t Neglect Your Air Conditioner this Winter

    As the sharp chill of autumn begins permeating the air, you know winter will arrive soon. Now’s the time to stop and dedicate a few moments to prepare your air conditioner for the off-season. Shutting down your AC as summer winds down guards it against harsh winter weather that could shorten its... Continue reading

  • How Severe Weather Can Affect Your Air Conditioner

    When summer reaches its peak, your air conditioning may work double-time to keep your Winnipeg home cool and comfortable. While plenty of summer days are warm and beautiful, you may be no stranger to extreme weather. Stormy conditions, and even days with high heat and humidity, can impact your air... Continue reading

  • How to Help Your Air Conditioner Run More Efficiently

    As the warmer months draw near, you may wonder how to keep your home cool and comfortable without sending your electricity bills through the roof. The secret lies in using your air conditioning unit more efficiently. Follow these 12 simple tips and tactics to keep your HVAC system in optimal... Continue reading

  • Do I Really Need a Water Softener or Is an Inline Filter Sufficient?

    We all need clean water for everyday routines like cooking, cleaning and personal hygiene. Many Winnipeg homeowners ask themselves which is best—a water filter or a water softener? Examine the primary differences between inline water filters and whole-house water softeners, the benefits they... Continue reading

  • HVAC Do’s and Don’ts Before Summer Hits

    It’s that time of year when many homeowners are making plans for summer festivities. But it’s also a great time to make sure all of your home systems are ready to handle the extra workload that comes with hot temps. Certainly, a home’s heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC)... Continue reading