According to Statistics Canada: 55% of all Canadian households have heard of radon. Approximately 3% of Ontario homes have radon levels above the safety threshold of 200 Bq/m3. 6% of households with radon awareness had radon testing within the last 10 years. Almost 50% of a person’s lifetime exposure to radiation comes from radon. Since … Continue reading Do You Know What Radon Is?
It’s July. It’s hot. You need to cool down, fast. So, like many people in Guelph, Kitchener, Waterloo, and Cambridge, you turn on your air conditioner, only to discover that it sounds, well, awful. In particular, there are a few noises you want to watch out for: Hissing. Banging. Clicking. Read on to learn what’s … Continue reading Three Sounds You Don’t Want to Hear from Your Air Conditioner
Airwave ClimateCare is proud to announce that effective July 1st, we changed our name to Guelph ClimateCare! Same company. Same people. Same great service. This change represents our commitment to servicing Guelph home owners, where we are owned and operated, and have been since 2005. “The name change is a result of our new business … Continue reading AirWave ClimateCare Has BIG News!
The first day of summer (Thursday, June 21) isn’t for another couple of weeks. It’s expected to be a doozy, though. According to the Farmers’ Almanac: Summer will be hotter than normal, with rainfall below normal in Southwest Ontario and above normal elsewhere. The hottest periods will be in early and late June, early July, … Continue reading How to Save Money on Your Air Conditioner this Summer
The indoor air quality of your home is constantly impacted by things like: Painting or renovation projects Seasonal changes Dirty air conditioner and furnace filters Pollutants All of which can: Make your skin itch Trigger allergies Be a pain to get rid of One way to help keep the air in your Guelph, Kitchener-Waterloo or … Continue reading 5 Plants to Clean the Air Inside Your Home
Happy New Year from Guelph ClimateCare. We hope that 2018 is off to a great start for you and your family. Right now, Old Man Winter is doing his worst. That means your current hot water solution is working overtime to deliver hot water on a consistent basis. Speaking of your water heater, here’s a … Continue reading Begin 2018 with Peace of Mind from Clarity By ClimateCare
Think about all the things around your home you maintain on a regular basis: Your car (oil changes, tire rotations, etc.) Your lawn (cutting grass, pulling weeds, etc.) Your driveway (sealing it, washing it, etc.) Yourself (exercising, eating right, etc.) It’s definitely smart to take care of those things. What about your furnace, though? For … Continue reading Don’t Have a Furnace Maintenance Plan? Here’s Why You Should.
Pretty soon, you’ll be turning on your furnace in preparation for fall and winter. When you do, there are three distinct sounds you don’t want to hear coming from your furnace anytime – day or night: 1. Scrapes or scratches 2. Bangs or pops 3. Squeals or whines If you do hear … Continue reading Sounds You Don’t Want to Hear From Your Furnace
It’s hot, and the air conditioner is the only thing keeping you sane. Sweating and slogging around the humid house isn’t a great way to spend the weekend. If you want to spend less on your monthly air conditioning bill, you don’t have to turn off the AC entirely. Instead, find ways to get more … Continue reading Can You Cut Your Air Conditioning Expenses Without Cutting Comfort?
It’s mid-May and Guelph has already seen temperatures above 30 degrees. If your family is like so many others across the city, cutting back on energy use (and those horrendous monthly bills that came from running the air conditioner constantly) is a priority. We spend a lot of time thinking about home comfort (it’s kinda, you … Continue reading 13 More Ways to Cool Down Your Home This Summer