About Damien

Damien McCusker, Manager of Arpi's residential service division, has been working in the HVAC industry for 18 years and has hands-on experience in new home installations, furnace and air conditioner replacements, sales and residential service. He spends most of his spare time sharing his passion for soccer with his kids and enjoys watching them at soccer practice and games.

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Keeping your home cool during warmer times of the year is an important part of your home’s overall comfort. However, a common issue is that your home may take too long to cool, or it seems like the AC never shuts off. If your home is taking too long to cool off, the following tips can speed up the cooling process.

How to Reduce Your Home's Cooling Time

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Each new season brings with it a number of challenges for your home’s HVAC system, but we like to think of these challenges as opportunities to improve your household. For the spring season, it all comes down to HVAC preparation that will ultimately make your equipment more efficient and effective.

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Best Ways to Detect Air LeaksIs your home old and drafty? If so, you're probably wasting a lot of energy trying to heat or cool it to a comfortable level. Even if you have a newer home, the foundation may move around over time, shifting the walls a bit and allowing cracks to develop.

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Tips for Home Maintenance that Can Benefit Your HVAC SystemWith winter on the near horizon, now's a good time to undertake some essential fall home maintenance tasks. These will be on top of regular pre-winter HVAC maintenance. Your Calgary home will be better prepared for winter if you use some of the following tips:

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5 Common Sources of Heat Gain and Ways to Prevent ItHeat gain is a real problem in the summer when you're trying to keep your home cool without having to operate the air conditioner all the time. Fortunately, there are some common sources of heat gain you can easily control.

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The cold temperatures of winter are right around the corner and the last place you want to feel them is inside your home.

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Evaluating Your Home's Air Leaks? Call In An HVAC Professional If You Find These ProblemsIncreasing your home’s energy efficiency by sealing its air leaks is an effective method to control heating costs, but leaks can sometimes lead to big problems. If you find air leak problems, you should call an HVAC professional.

 

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