Category Archives: Home Maintenance

4 Tips To Stop Frozen Pipes From Ruining Your Winter

Cold temperatures can cause pipes to freeze and frozen pipes can burst. This can be inconvenient, cause costly repairs to home and business owners, and is usually an easily avoidable problem.

The Facts About Frozen Pipes

A Canadian Problem?

Sort of. While the problem is certainly most common in cold climates, it also happens when homes that aren’t originally designed for colder temperatures experience cold for the first time, such as a colder-than-usual winter. This also happens to us in...
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Winterizing Your Home

Save money and remain cozy throughout winter by acting now before the bitter cold arrives. Most of these tips can be accomplished without even leaving your home!

1. Change Furnace Filters

  CJBrubacher_Furnace_Filters Dirty filters restrict airflow and don't do their jobs properly. This can mean more dust & allergen particles coming into your home. Another side effect of clogged filters is forcing your furnace or air cooling system to work harder, exhausting its lifespan. We recommend switching from fiberglass filters,...
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Home Maintenance Tips For Fall

The leaves are changing colour and the nights are getting cooler. The smell of Pumpkin Spice Lattes is filling the air and your home is quiet again from 9:00-3:30 while the kids are in school... Ahh, the fresh fall air is finally here! To help you prepare for the cooler weather, we've compiled a list of home maintenance tips for fall. Many of these can be done by you, depending on your own comfort level with handy-work. Anything...
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