Proper maintenance of your hot water heater is important to the unit’s longevity – click below to watch an instructional video or visit: https://www.canadianresidential.com/home-maintenance-tips/HotWaterTankMaintenance Important: Before you start any maintenance – consult your water heaters owner’s manual and make sure you follow all warning and safety precautions.
Winter Home Maintenance Tips Our Canadian Winters have their frosty reputation for good reason. These extreme temperatures can affect the condition of your home and how it functions. Removing Snow Safely Your roof is one of the most important lines of defense between you and the natural elements. It helps keep warm air locked in […]
Well, it’s Canada, it’s winter, and it’s cold! Have you noticed condensation along the bottom of your windows? This can create an environment where mould or mildew could grow in your home. To keep windows free of moisture, and thereby helping to prevent mould from growing, make sure that your HRV (heat recovery ventilation) systems […]
December is already a very busy month, so we won’t add too much to your To-Do List. Furnace Filters: Improve your indoor air quality by changing the furnace filters. Ideally, you should change the filters every three months during the heating season, more often if you have pets. Maintaining a good airflow will keep your […]
Some areas of the country have already had an early start to winter and for the rest of us, time is getting short. Once the leaves are off the trees it is a good idea to clean the eavestrough, downspouts, gutters and valleys as melting snow in winter months can result in ice dams and […]