Temperatures have dropped and your faucet isn’t running. Here’s what you should do about a frozen pipe.
Make sure you understand your home’s energy efficiency and heating needs before you purchase your new furnace. Read our guide before you buy!
A stitch in time saves nine, goes an old proverb. Well, in the case of a hot water heater, regular maintenance is the stitch in time. It helps address issues before they become critical and expensive ones to fix.
The winter season is here! And what better way to breathe new life into your home than installing a new gas fireplace?
While there are certainly advantages of maintaining and repairing your home heating equipment, all home appliances must be replaced eventually. The team at Campbell Care Plumbing, Heating & Air is always happy to assist you in keeping your home heating equipment in top condition. However, we do not want to see you spend money on repairs for appliances that will soon stop working altogether. We value your business, and we hope to see you get the most out of your home budget for HVAC equipment.
Plumbing problems at any time of the year can be inconvenient and annoying. In the wintertime, however, some plumbing issues may be disastrous. When the temperatures outside are at their lowest, the last thing you will want to deal with is a burst pipe, a malfunctioning water heater, or a flood in your home.
When the weather is particularly cold, Vancouver homeowners generally seek ways to improve the heat efficiency of their homes. Whether you live in Richmond, Surrey, or any of the surrounding cities, you may be concerned with
how you can lower your heating bills this winter.
It seems like the price of heating our homes is constantly going up these days. That’s why more and more people are finding out the new benefits of an old technology: the fireplace. In Surrey, Richmond, Vancouver, and more, fireplaces are becoming a way of cutting costs through the cold months in British Columbia. And while some may consider the fireplaces an old fashioned installment in a home, they have come a long way, and there are more options than you might expect. Here are some of the benefits of living in a home that has a fireplace:
Even in mild metro Vancouver, furnaces, fireplaces and other heating systems represent over 60% of residential energy use. With so much at stake, it’s important to carefully consider your options before settling on a heating method for your home. Here’s an overview of the most common ways to warm up your interior and what to look for to make the right choice.
Your home’s gas fireplace might not require the same maintenance as a wood-burning one, but that does not mean you can ignore it year after year either.
In fact, gas fireplaces in Richmond homes require annual maintenance to keep them clean and safe. Whether you recently purchased a home with a gas fireplace or you recently installed one, be sure to keep up with the maintenance
so that you can enjoy the crackling fire and warmth without an issue.
Installing a gas fireplace in your home requires quite a few considerations, especially for homeowners undertaking the process for the first time. Though it may be tempting to leave the important decisions to sales associates, knowing the difference between respective fireplaces can go a long way towards ensuring satisfaction with the finished product. Such considerations include not only aesthetic concerns but operational aspects as well, which can vary greatly from model to model.
For those Vancouver homes with older furnaces, upgrades may be required to ensure you can continue to effectively heat your living space. To this end, installing a new furnace is a great option to keep your home comfortable all winter long.
Colder weather means the holidays, hot chocolate, and cozying up in front of your fireplace. However, colder weather also means that your heating bills will probably go up drastically. Fortunately, there are several things you can do during the wintertime as you use your furnace to keep your utility bills manageable.
Your vacation should be a time when you can relax and not worry about work or the safety of your home or belongings. There are simple things that you can do to increase your home’s security and safety while you are away. Homes can be damaged by external threats like robbers or internal threats like leaking water or a fire hazard. The following article lists action items that you can apply to increase your peace of mind while away from your home.
Our selection of gas fireplaces at CampbellCare Heating & Air can add heat and comfort to any room in your house. With over 32 years of experience installing and servicing fireplaces, it’s easy to see why we’re a trusted name in the Lower Mainland.
Winter is stressful enough on its own between the cold weather, poor driving conditions, shortened days, and the non-stop repetitive christmas music in December. Why add to that stress when it can be prevented?
When you think about all of the things that affect how energy-efficient your Vancouver home is, you may not realize that your furnace thermostat has a large impact. For this reason, if you want to say “goodbye” to outlandish heating bills and “hello” to energy savings, having a smart thermostat installed in your home may be a good idea.
Even after doing a ton of research, you may still have several different questions about gas fireplaces. If you’re interested in putting a gas fireplace in your home, here are answers to some of the common questions our HVAC technicians get about this type of fireplace.