How We Convert Your Old Wood Burning Fireplace to Gas

Your old wood burning fireplace is charming, but there’s a point in your life when you might start losing interest in it. The hassle becomes more trouble than it’s worth: Ordering, unloading, splitting and storing wood. Buying stacks of kindling. Storing piles of newspaper. Carrying logs in a few at a time. Building and tending … Continue reading How We Convert Your Old Wood Burning Fireplace to Gas

DIY Air Conditioner Repairs. Bad Idea!

Don’t try to repair your air conditioner yourself! You can tinker around with a lot of the appliances around the house and usually keep them working fine, so you can probably do the same with your air conditioner. Right? Wrong! Very few of them are as complex and precise as your air conditioner. The best thing … Continue reading DIY Air Conditioner Repairs. Bad Idea!

Is the MERV Rating Important?

Does MERV Rating Matter? Proper air filtration is essential for breathing cleaner indoor air. Mechanical filters are the most common types of filters used in HVAC systems. They are also highly efficient and require minimal maintenance. The most important aspect of these filters is the mechanical efficiency rating value (MERV). Although it’s a great to … Continue reading Is the MERV Rating Important?

8 Ways a Humidifier Makes Living in Canada Easier

Winter air is so, so dry, and a whole house humidifier is the best way to keep that dryness from ruining your winter cheer. Balanced humidity is more important than many homeowners know. It’s not just a comfort thing. It’s a quality of life thing. Don’t believe us? Read on. Here are 8 ways a humidifier … Continue reading 8 Ways a Humidifier Makes Living in Canada Easier

Winter Storm Safety

Winter storms can cause problems outside and inside the home. The buildup of wind pressure, ice, and snow can cause trees and branches to drop on power lines leading to blackouts and electrical hazards. These damages can affect the efficiency of major electrical appliances including your HVAC system. At ClimateCare, our aim is to keep … Continue reading Winter Storm Safety

Baby Proof Your Fireplace in 4 Easy Steps

With a toddler or young child in the house, your fireplace, just like many other areas around the house, can become a hazard if left in your pre-child state. Whether you have a traditional wood burning fireplace on a stone hearth, a stove, or a gas insert fireplace, you can make it safe with just a little work. 1. Keep hot … Continue reading Baby Proof Your Fireplace in 4 Easy Steps