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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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Fall has arrived here in Calgary, and we all know winter will be here soon, bringing snow, ice and high heating bills. High heating costs aren’t inevitable, however, and there are many simple ways to save energy and money during the colder months. Here are a few tips for winterizing your Calgary home:

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With fall just around the corner, now is a good time to consider a seasonal duct cleaning for your HVAC system. Since indoor air pollution is often worse than outdoor air, contaminants such as dust, pet dander and mold can lower indoor air quality (IAQ) while building up on all parts of your HVAC system.

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Keep Your Home's Indoor Air Quality High with These Air Cleaning SuggestionsThe air quality inside your home is almost always lower than the quality of the outdoor air. Indoor air that is of a low quality can cause sore throats, asthma, allergies, eye irritations, colds, flu, dizziness, fatigue and depression.

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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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Home Remodeling Can Be Fun -- Protect Your HVAC Before, During and AfterThe process of home remodeling is an exciting process that the whole family can be part of. It is however important to ensure that the HVAC system is protected during the remodeling process. The HVAC system consists of a combination of parts that all work together toward keeping your home comfortable.

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What Do SEER, EER and COP Mean? Understanding Can Help You SaveThe purchase of a heating and cooling system is a big investment for your house, and the right unit can maximize your comfort. boost your home systems' performance and lower your power bills.

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Energy Efficiency
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Choosing the Best Air Filter for Your HomeHave you ever wondered to yourself as to why there seem to be so many different types of air filters for your HVAC system?  That may seem confusing but once you have figured out the rating system it will become a little clearer.

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Air Filters
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Low-Flow Showerheads and Faucets: A Greener Way to GoYou've taken note of our plumbing tips and energy-saving practices related to your HVAC system, and now we've got some great information about low-flow sho

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Plumbing
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When Does Adding a Zoning System Make Sense?If you're having trouble balancing your home's HVAC system to evenly heat or cool your home, consider adding a zoning system. The system consists of multiple thermostats connected through a zone control panel to dampers that control the airflow in your ductwork.

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Zoning Systems
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How Should You Condition the Air in Your Calgary Home? Look at 4 Types of A/CHaving the wrong type of air conditioner can be costly if you're forced to replace it. Following is a list of the three most common means used to condition the air. Consider them carefully if you're planning a replacement or choosing an air conditioner for your new home. 

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Air Conditioning

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