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Heat Pumps vs. Air Conditioners

Similarities Between Heat Pumps and Air Conditioners

When it comes to home climate control it can be difficult to decide between a heat pump or air conditioner unit. Although very similar in nature for cooling purposes, there are slight differences between the two that will determine performance, longevity, and cost. At their core, both units will cool your home by transferring the heat energy generated inside to the exterior. Air conditioners will do this by default, whereas heat pump…

When it comes to home climate control it can be difficult to decide between a heat pump or air conditioner unit. Although very similar in nature for cooling purposes, there are slight differences between the two that will determine performance, longevity, and cost. At their core, both units will cool your home by transferring the heat energy generated inside to the exterior. Air conditioners will do this by default, whereas heat pump…

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Ductless vs Central Air Conditioners – North Wind Heating & Cooling

When scorching temperatures arrive, you want to be sure you have an air conditioning system that is going to keep you cool and comfortable. But what is the right air conditioning unit to get? Northwind HVAC can help you find the right cooling solution for your home. We offer expert advice and professional service and installation on all our products.

There are many different units to choose from and factors including the size of your home or room and how often you plan on using it will determine which is right for you. One…

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Keeprite Furnace Troubleshooting

Keeprite furnaces are known for their durability and efficiency. But like all home appliances, your furnace may need some attention from time to time. In some cases, the problems you experience with your furnace could be due to something as simple as a door or valve not closed properly.

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Central Air Conditioner Costs

Central Air Conditioner Costs – All You Need to Know

The hot summer days require one to have the Air conditioning on, but with keeping your home or space cool enough comes a hefty bill. This article will identify central air conditioning costs in Canada: cost breakdown by brands, tiers, weight and more. We will also provide tips on how you can reduce your monthly electricity bill as well. Contact us for more information about central air conditioners.

Things that Affect the Cost of A New Central Air Conditioner

A wide range of components can…

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What Is a Heat Pump

If you are looking for the right device to maintain the temperature of your house, a heat pump is what you should look at. The device offers year-round climate control for your home. When buying a new device, there are many questions that you may have. In this article, you will find all the answers to questions like what is a heat pump, how it works and if it is the right device for you.

Heat pumps are devices that are capable of heating as well as cooling your house as the weather changes….

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Common Furnace Problems & Solutions

As the temperatures continue to dip, the last thing you want to discover is that your furnace is not warming your home property. Unfortunately, many homeowners find themselves in this predicament and panic because they don’t know what to do or how to get their furnace up and running again. With a little understanding of some of the common furnace problems homeowners experience and how to solve them, you can set your mind at ease.

Regardless of the type of gas furnace you have, knowing the general components and how your heating system runs…

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Tankless Water Heater – What to Know Before You Buy

If you are looking for a new water heating tank, you might want to consider a tankless hot water heater. These on demand water heaters might be relatively new to Canada but they have been a vital appliance in many European and Asian homes for decades. Tankless water heaters are exactly what their name implies, a water heating system that does not use a tank to heat and store hot water.

Unlike traditional hot water tanks, on demand hot water heaters have…

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What Size Air Conditioner Do I Need?

Knowing what size of air conditioner to install in your home is important. During the hot summer months, air conditioners are essential for keeping your home at a comfortable temperature. Whether you have central air, a window air conditioning unit, or a portable floor model, the right air conditioner sizing will keep you comfortably cool while saving you from high energy bills.

Why Air Conditioner Size is Important

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Furnace Humidifier – All You Need To Know

There is nothing worse than walking across a carpet in the winter and getting that inevitable ‘zap’ when you reach for the door handle.

What is the cause of this shocking experience? It could be that your furnace doesn’t have a humidifier, keeping the air from getting too dry. Adding humidity to the air can provide a more comfortable living space. But do you need one?

Here are some helpful tips on helping you decide if you need a humidifier for your home or business.

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HVAC Installation Cost 2020

Are you a homeowner wondering what the average cost to replace a heating and air conditioning system is? While the majority of contractors chose to keep the cost of HVAC installation close to their chests, there are ways you can determine whether the price you have been quoted is a fair price for a new HVAC system.

How much a new HVAC system costs is largely dependent on the type of system installed and if there is additional work that needs to be completed to facilitate the installation of the new…

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