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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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Finding the Best HVAC Contractor for Your HomeAny improper handling of your HVAC system can degrade your home's comfort, indoor air quality, shorten equipment life and increase your energy bills. For that reason, you should take the time to find a good HVAC contractor. Here are helpful tips for choosing the best possible contractor.

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Don’t Make These HVAC Mistakes If You’re a First-Time Home BuyerAs a first-time home buyer, you’ve got a lot of decisions to make. Some are short-term choices you can easily rethink in the future. Other matters, like the condition of the existing HVAC system, raise issues you might be forced to live with for some time.

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How to Troubleshoot HRV and ERV Ventilation ProblemsWhile troubleshooting HRV and ERV problems is doable for the average homeowner, most actual repairs of these balanced ventilation systems will have to be handled by a qualified HVAC service tech.

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When It’s Time for an A/C Replacement, Think Lifetime Costs A/C replacement is often a necessity when existing equipment unexpectedly fails or needs a major repair. If you're purchasing a new air conditioner under these circumstances, you may be tempted to simply pick the least expensive model just to minimize your inconvenience.

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Your home is probably one of the most important investments you'll ever make, so it's vital to give it the care it needs. Regular maintenance can save you more money over time, so that untimely repair work can be prevented. Spring is the ideal time to get some needed work done around your home. By having a pro perform a home maintenance check, you can rest assured your Calgary abode is getting the TLC it needs.

Spring Home Maintenance Check

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Can UV Lights Really Help Eliminate Furnace Smells? Ultraviolet (UV) lights placed inside your furnace and ductwork can stop odors caused by your forced-air heating system. Mold isn't a pleasant thing to smell, and what it can do to your home if grown unchecked can be expensive to repair.

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How Much Does It Cost to Install & Operate a Gas Furnace? Gas furnaces have been hugely popular for decades because of their surprisingly low cost of operation compared to electric furnaces. Natural gas costs only a fraction of the price of other fuel types in most areas – around $500 to $700 per year in Calgary on average. Here's how you can get a basic idea of how much a gas furnace will cost to operate in your home.

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Rust in hot water tanks can make for an unpleasant shower or bath experience, but the damage that can be caused by rust is a more pressing concern. Knowing how rust forms in hot water tanks gives you the opportunity to maintain the preventative measures your HVAC professional takes to keep the tank in your Calgary home safe from rust.

Sources of Rust in Hot Water Tanks

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This Is What Great HVAC Customer Service Should Look LikeAs a homeowner, having a technician provide excellent customer service is important in maintaining energy-efficient HVAC equipment in your Calgary area home. Developing a mutually beneficial business relationship with a local HVAC contractor will ensure years of comfort for your family and possibly save you f

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