Central Humidifiers in Calgary: Full Steam Ahead

It’s the one thing every newcomer to Calgary seems to agree on: “wow, it’s really dry here.”  If you’ve been here a while, you’re familiar with our skin flaking, lip cracking, semi-arid climate. So far, this winter has been pretty rough for humidifiers because of the wide temperature swings we’ve experienced, with severe cold snaps

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Carbon Monoxide Risks

The dead of winter is peak season for carbon monoxide risks; that’s when all your gas-fired appliances are working overtime. We all know that carbon monoxide asphyxiation can spoil your whole day, but for some people chronic low-level exposure can be a problem too.   Why It’s So Dangerous Carbon monoxide (CO) is a colourless,

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Cold Spell Alert!

Make Sure Your Gas Appliances Can Breathe With the current cold spell and recent snowfall, we are getting a rash of calls right now concerning furnaces, water heaters and boilers conking out. A large number of these failures result from snow and frost obstructing the vents and/or fresh air intakes of gas appliances. This is

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Reverse Osmosis Water Filtration Systems

Even the finest quality tap water contains things you don’t want. Why not treat yourself to the purest, best tasting water available?   The Universal Solvent Water is known as the universal solvent because given time, it is capable of dissolving more substances than any other liquid. This is the very property that makes water

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Côr Home Automation

We like, totally live in the future, man Pretty much everyone carries a smartphone these days, and most people also have broadband Internet access in their homes. Combining these two things with wireless networking technology makes for some exciting possibilities. Côr Home Automation is an associate brand of Carrier/Bryant. With their system you can run

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Heated Driveways

Have you ever considered installing a heated driveway? It’s a particularly nice addition to a new build. While the initial cost isn’t trivial, in the long term they are much cheaper to run than you might expect.   Boiler Based Hydronic Heat Strategic heating of the pavement is way safer than shovelling, cheaper and faster

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How’s Your Furnace?

Autumn is a good time of year to tackle furnace replacement; you get to enjoy the fruits of your investment right away without going through the stress of an emergency mid-winter replacement at thirty below.   Check Out Bryant When you call us for a possible furnace replacement, first we’ll pay you a visit to

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Minimize Your Home Heating Costs: 9 Things To Check

Mom would tell me, “keep your grubby paws off the thermostat and put on a sweater!”… I suppose that’s still good advice, but what we perceive as a draught– cold air entering– also means warm air escaping. Remember, interior air warmer than the outside ambient temperature is primarily air you have paid money to heat.

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Garage Heat: Now is a great time to think about it!

Have you ever considered an overhead gas heater for the garage? You might associate them with commercial spaces, but they can be a great addition to a residential garage if you like a warm, dry car in the morning, or if you use your garage as a workshop or utility space. Natural gas heaters are

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Beware The Unlicensed Contractor!

We face a lot of competition from unlicensed contractors (via Kijiji and social media) who charge low rates. In this tough economy, if a large company lays off a lot of employees, some will decide to be self-employed freelancers. You should be aware of the potential risks of hiring the unlicensed independent “handyman.”   The

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