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Damien McCusker, Manager of Arpi's residential service division, has been working in the HVAC industry for 16 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 being an UBER driver, driving his kids to soccer practice and games.

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Your HVAC System -- There's More to How It Works Than You ThinkThe HVAC system in your home consists of a combination of systems that all work together to provide optimal comfort levels. It is helpful to know how the various systems work together, especially if you need to figure out what is wrong when the HVAC unit malfunctions.

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HVAC
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Reduce Your Home's Dust and Reduce Troublesome AllergiesThose individuals who have never experienced allergies have no idea of the value of finding ways to avoid them. If you reduce your home’s dust you can reduce troublesome allergies. Below are some tips as to how.

Seal Air Leaks

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Is Your A/C Acting Like a Zombie? Signs It Could Be a Dead System RunningYour air conditioner has stopped running normally and now it’s just limping along, groaning and wheezing. Your Calgary home is heating up, but your cooling bills send shivers down your spine. It’s a household horror story: your air conditioner has joined the walking dead.

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Air Conditioning
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What Is Good Ductwork Design? Read on for GuidanceIf you’re having a new home built for you or doing major renovations to an existing one, you have the perfect opportunity to incorporate modern ductwork design that will provide maximum home comfort coupled with real energy savings.

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Ductwork
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Noisy A/C? Could be Something Minor -- or NotA noisy A/C can ruin the peace and quiet in your Calgary home. But, the sound is often scarier than the underlying problem causing it. You can troubleshoot some noises on your own—take a look and see what some of the common noisy A/C problems are:

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Air Conditioning
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Anonymous

Get the Most Out of the A/C This SummerSurviving summer means maintaining the efficiency of your home cooling system, especially here in Calgary, one of Canada’s sunniest cities. To get the most out of the A/C in your home, be sure that all equipment is appropriate for your needs, clean, and working properly.

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Air Conditioning
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Signs It's Time to Upgrade the A/CIf your A/C is old, but not giving you too much trouble, you might be unsure whether to replace it. Here are some signs that it's time to upgrade the A/C.

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Air Conditioning
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HEPA for Your Calgary Home: Will It Work in the HVAC?Many homeowners contemplate switching from lower quality air filters to high-efficiency particulate air (HEPA) filters because they have the potential to improve indoor air quality.

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HEPA
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What's the Difference Between Single Stage, Two-Stage and Variable Speed Furnaces?If you've decided it's time to replace your older furnace, it's important to investigate the latest heating technology so you can maximize your home comfort and save money.

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Furnaces
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Electricity Use and Your HVAC System: Change Some Practices and SaveYou have tried to be responsible with your electricity use and your HVAC system. You change the filters regularly, turn lights off when you leave rooms and follow the rules when it comes to temperature settings. However, what if some of the rules you learned are not correct?

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Energy Saving Tips

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