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Home Energy Conservation Tips

Energy conservation tips to maximize the comfort in your home and save you money in the long run. Using proper attic insulation and ventilation, and ...

Hot Water Tank Improvements

Recommendations for improving hot water tanks in households.

Replacing Old Furnace with Heat Pump

The best time to consider a heat pump is when some major part of your old furnace goes out and the expense to repair it is not worth it.

New Refrigerant for Air Conditioners

It is important that your new heat pump has the new more efficient and environmentally friendly refrigerant.

Pay your Home Contractor

A lien may be placed on your house if you do not pay a home contractor.

Heat Pump Contractors

It is important for the homeowner to know that the contractor they are hiring for installation of a heat pump uses qualified subcontractors.

Heat Pump Company Maintenance

When the home owner is evaluating a heat pump contractor, it is important that they have a service and maintenance department.

Duct Work for Heat Pumps Extremely Important

Any heat pump manufacturer is only as good as the duct work that it is attached to.

Home Contractor Referrals

Ask friends and family for names of contractors they have used and call them to find out if they do the task you are looking for.

Assure Contractors are Licensed and Insured

When hiring a contractor for plumbing or heating make sure they are licensed for that specific trade and have liability insurance.

Getting Contractors Hourly Rate

When you get an estimate from a home contractor, get their hourly rate and also make sure there are no extra charges listed.

Contractors Have Specific Licenses

In British Columbia they have licensing for contractors through the provincial government for some home repair work.

Fireplace Insert

Homeowner discusses converting a wood burning fireplace to a gas fireplace.