Ottawa Blog by the Experts

Beating the Heat: A Guide to Common AC Problems and Solutions

Beating the Heat: AC Repairs and Maintenance in your Ottawa Home As temperatures rise in Ottawa, our trusty air conditioners become our best friends, keeping us cool and comfortable indoors. However, just like any friend, they can sometimes act up, leaving us scratching our heads in frustration. In this blog post, we’ll delve into three […]


How to Protect Your Home Against Spring Flooding in Ottawa

How to Protect Your Home Against Spring Flooding in Ottawa Ottawa and its surrounding areas are no stranger to the challenges posed by spring flooding. As the snow melts, the Rideau River and Ottawa River take on the melted water and often overflow. Leaving many unhappy homeowners to clean up their wet basements, throw out […]


Do I Need an Air Purifier?

Do I Need an Air Purifier? Many of us find ourselves spending more time in our homes, especially in the past few years as working remotely has become commonplace. This shift has brought a heightened awareness to the quality of the air we breathe day in and day out. In this blog post, we delve […]


Last Chance to Save $7,100 on a Heat Pump!

Important Update! This blog post is now out of date. Major changes are being made to the Canada Greener Homes Initiative in 2024. For the most up to date information click the button below.  LEARN MORE The Greener Homes Grant, introduced by Natural Resources Canada, has been a game-changer for Canadian homeowners. Offering up to […]


Should You Rent Or Buy Your Water Heater?

Highlights Pros and Cons: Rent, Buy or Finance Why a Sales Person Pushing Rental as the Only Option is a Red Flag How to Break Free from a Water Heater Contract in 3 easy steps Having access to hot water is a crucial part of most of our daily routines and access to clean running […]


Heat Pump vs Air Conditioner: Which is Right for Your Ottawa Home?

Heat Pump vs Air Conditioner: Which is Right for Your Ottawa Home? There are two primary options when it comes to home cooling systems: heat pumps and air conditioners. Recent technological advancements have made heat pumps even more efficient and more appealing to homeowners looking to save on energy bills and help the environment. With […]


What is the ideal humidity for your house?

No matter if it’s summer or winter, it’s recommended that you maintain a relative humidity level of 40-60% in your house. However, the exact percentage within that range can vary depending on individual preferences. If the relative humidity drops below 30%, experts suggest using a humidifier to add moisture to the air, while if it […]