Common questions from home owners about hot water radiators

Regular maintenance of your home heating system will keep your heating equipment operating at peak performance and reduce energy consumption and costs. If you have a hot water boiler system with radiators you may have some questions about how to keep your equipment working efficiently. Here are a few questions we’ve had from Home Comfort […]

Help! My hot water tank is leaking!

Home Comfort Canada offers 24 hour Emergency Service in the Greater Toronto Area. Give us a call, we are happy to help. 1-855-567-4183 We can walk you through the steps below and send a technician to your home. What to do if your hot water tank leaks: Begin by turning off the water and the […]

Weathering Toronto’s Christmas Ice Storm

Thousands of people in Toronto are braving the cold and dark after the weekend’s violent ice storm. The weight of ice felled tree branches which brought down power lines across the City. It is difficult any time when a major storm knocks out electricity for days but it’s so much harder to face at Christmas. Experts tell […]

Manage Dry Indoor Air this Winter

In Winter the air is dry With central heating, people are confined indoors with unnaturally dry air for many months each year.  If the humidity is too low, it can dry out your nose and throat as well as wood floors, musical instruments, house plants, and paintings and can cause a build up of static […]

Carbon Monoxide Alarms save lives

Carbon monoxide is an odourless, colourless and tasteless poisonous gas. Many Canadians die every year from carbon monoxide poisoning in their own homes, most of them while sleeping. Carbon Monoxide (CO) alarms save lives and soon every Ontario residence with fuel-burning appliances or heating systems, fireplaces, or attached garages will legally be required to have one […]

What’s the best air conditioner for my home?

As a homeowner you may be confused about which type of A/C unit is best for your home. At Home Comfort Canada we sell Central Air Conditioning Systems, Ductless Air Conditioners and heat pumps. Is a duct free unit a good choice? If your home has been built with air ducts made from sheet metal that […]

Smart WiFi thermostat control ~ even when away on vacation

Thermostats are smarter than ever before! A Carrier Infinity Touch Control Thermostat allows you to program your thermostat to automatically adjust based on time of day, and it allows you to focus energy on particular rooms, saving money and resources while precisely controlling temperatures throughout your home. Remote Access with WiFi Are you going on vacation? Do […]

Help for allergy sufferers | Indoor Air Quality Solutions

Are you congested?Always sneezing?Do you have headaches?Irritated eyes?Shortness of breath? These are just some of the many symptoms that can be caused by indoor air pollutants. Sources of indoor air pollutants Pollen and mold spores enter your house through open doors and windows, while dander falls from pets. Such allergens settle on your floors and […]

5 Reasons to Convert a Wood Burning Fireplace to Gas

Last winter a customer told me that she had been wanting to convert their wood burning fireplace to gas for many years but her husband was against it. I asked her what she had said that made him change his mind. Here are the five points she put to him to make her case. If […]

Getting your HVAC system ready for Spring!

Spring Maintenance for your Furnace and Air Conditioner Even though here in Toronto there is still some snow on the ground, Spring has officially arrived! Here are some tips from Home Comfort Canada to get your HVAC Heating and Cooling system ready for the change from the heating season to the cooling season. If you […]