Home Comfort

How Poor Insulation is Severely Affecting Your Home Comfort

Your house, depends on machines for home comfort, with many different parts and systems working together to create the most comfortable environment for you and your family. When one area of your home falls short, it can create a domino effect. Although we are in the Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) business, our products and services are directly affected …

Furnace Replacement

Keep Your Safety First: Don’t Wait on Furnace Replacement

As your furnace ages, it goes through various malfunctions and breakdowns. Eventually, you may be trying to decide if it’s even worth pooling more money into repairs or if you should start saving up for a new unit instead. However, if you’ve been experiencing problems for a while, you shouldn’t wait. Furnace replacement can be a key factor in ensuring …

High Efficiency Furnaces

Understanding How High Efficiency Furnaces Work

The basic principal of a furnace is simple: heat air and move it throughout the home. However, furnaces are complex machines. As the technology that drives heating systems improves, it can become confusing for the average homeowner to understand how high efficiency furnaces work and differ from their conventional counterparts. How Do We Measure Efficiency? First, you have to understand …

Furnace Service

Furnace Smells You Should Never Ignore – Call for Furnace Service!

If you’ve noticed a strange smell coming from your furnace recently, especially this deep into the heating season, there is very likely something wrong with your unit that requires urgent furnace service. A heating, cooling and ventilation professional will assess your heating system thoroughly, but we’ve provided a guide for you today that outlines what those strange smells likely mean: When …

Heating Installation

Professional Heating Installation is Always the Right Choice

Furnaces are complex machines that require experience to understand the intricacies involved with installing one correctly. The biggest concern with novices attempting heating installation is the risk of a carbon monoxide leak. This odorless, colourless gas is toxic and combustible. Certified professionals know how to keep carbon monoxide contained and have procedures and tests to ensure there are no leaks. …

Carbon Monoxide Alarms

Nationwide Kidde Smoke Detectors & Carbon Monoxide Alarms Recall

CBC recently reported that there is a nationwide recall of 2 models of hardwired Kidde smoke detectors and carbon monoxide alarms: Model: KN-COSM-IBCA – with a battery backup Model: KN-COSM-ICA – without a battery backup The recall affects 1.5 million units that were manufactuered between June 2004 and March 2011. The defective units do not chirp, effectively making them useless …

Furnace Repair

24/7 Emergency Furnace Repair is Available All Through the Holidays

The holiday season is one of the most wonderful times of the year! There are festive decorations everywhere you turn and it’s a time to gather all of your friends and family for fun. But what happens when everyone is celebrating together and your furnace stops working? You call JPS because we’re open 24/7 for Emergency furnace Repair all through …