Gas Fireplace vs Furnace

Gas Fireplace vs Furnace

When its cold outside, the last thing you want to be doing inside is struggling to keep warm. When it comes to heating your home thoroughly and efficiently, there are a few things to consider. One major consideration is exactly how you want to heat your home. Although that may seem like a straightforward question, finding the answer that is … Read More

Most Common Furnace Problems

Common Furnace Problems

During the cold, damp winter time in southern BC, there is nothing worse than having a furnace that isn’t working properly. There are many reasons why a furnace won’t function properly, and not all of them necessarily mean that it is time for a replacement. In fact, there are a lot of common issues that can occur with most types … Read More

When is the Right Time to Repair or Replace your Furnace/Boiler

Time to Repair or Replace your Furnace/Boiler

Whether you own a furnace or a boiler, purchasing and installing a new unit can be a time consuming and expensive proposition. There are certainly cases where a replacement heater is required, but it is important to make absolutely certain that is the case before you end up spending money you don’t have to spend. Below you’ll find a brief … Read More

Heat Related Home Plumbing Tips


Here are heat related plumbing tips that will help you get the most heat, conserve the most energy, and get the longest life out of your heat based plumbing devices. Consider installing a hot water circulation pump. This device maintains a small amount of hot water flowing through your household pipes so that it will not ever become cold. For … Read More

Why Is Furnace Maintenance Important?


We know that things like cars and roofs, and even our bodies, need regular check ups and maintenance. It makes sense that a little maintenance goes a long way in extending the lifespan of pretty much anything. The same is true for your heating, ventilation and air conditioning system. Your HVAC unit serves many important functions for your home, and … Read More