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How to Heat Your Home Smartly

How to Heat Your Home Smartly

Utility bills can dramatically increase during the winter months. In fact, between increased heating and other winter energy habits (such as using more lighting for longer hours), the average winter electricity bill can be 66% higher than other months. Space heating, one of the major factors, can account for 40% – 50% of winter electricity […]

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Prepare Your Furnace or Boiler for Winter

Prepare Your Furnace or Boiler for Winter

There is nothing like a Toronto winter. As temperatures drop utility bills increase. If you prepare your home heating system (furnace or boiler) in advance and maintain it properly, you can reduce electricity consumption and extend the life of your system. Heating Preventative Maintenance Many furnaces or boilers can last as long as 20 years […]

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Staying Warm and Safe During Extreme Winter Weather

Staying Warm and Safe During Extreme Winter Weather

It’s almost Christmas, and we have already seen our first snow fall for the season. Winter storms are not only inconvenient; they can be dangerous if you are suddenly without heat either from your furnace or boiler.   At AirPlus Heating & Cooling we’d like to share a few tips for staying warm and safe during a […]

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Save On Your Home Heating with ENERGY STAR

Save On Your Home Heating with ENERGY STAR

An ENERGY STAR qualified high-efficiency furnace  or boiler is a comfort in so many ways. You get a warm home all winter long. And it’s reassuring knowing you’re saving energy and money, with the number one way to reduce your home’s harmful emissions. ENERGY STAR is an international symbol of energy efficiency. It helps you […]

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Fall Maintenance Tips for your furnace or boiler

Fall Maintenance Tips for your furnace or boiler

You probably won’t enjoy hearing this, but winter is coming.   I know you recall the marathon winter of 2014 where your heating system, furnace or boiler was working overtime to keep you warm.  If you didn’t get around to having you heating system, furnace or boiler, serviced during the summer, don’t worry, there is still […]

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Improve your Heating Efficiency with a Modern Condensing Boiler

Improve your Heating Efficiency with a Modern Condensing Boiler

Boilers provide hot water or steam for heating your home.  A wide range of boiler types and sizes are available to meet the varied needs of your home heating. Most boilers have three main parts: A burner that converts the fuel to heat, A heat exchanger that transfers the heat to steam or water, and […]

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