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Benefits of an HVAC Protection Plan

Who Needs a Protection Plan, Anyway?

We thought we would skip the furnace protection plan, my husband and I, when we purchased our first home.  We were young and poor, we thought.  What could happen, we thought? What happened, exactly, was the need to replace the most expensive part of our furnace—out of pocket. The furnace guy seemed sorry to have to charge us—but was quick to point out […]Read More
Technician Setting Thermostat

Smart Thermostats: Your HVAC Personal Assistant

A smart thermostat is not just another name for a programmable or wi-fi thermostat, although it is programmable and does connect to the wi-fi. No, a smart thermostat goes above and beyond, like a personal assistant dedicated to your home’s comfort levels and HVAC-related energy savings. Is a smart thermostat the right solution for you? […]Read More
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How AtlasCare is Keeping You Safe: COVID-19 Measures

As an essential services provider, AtlasCare is sensitive to any concerns you may have during these uncertain times. We take our responsibility to help others seriously, not only in providing essential emergency HVAC services, but also in ensuring our safety measures go beyond what is needed to protect our customers, employees, and anyone we may […]Read More
woman lying in bed in a noisy house.

Is Your Furnace Making Noise?

We are living in unprecedented and uncertain times. With the outbreak of the COVID-19 virus in December 2019, governments and organizations have been shutting down businesses and calling for individuals to stay at home. Like many other Canadians, you may have begun practicing social distancing and self-isolation to avoid contracting the COVID-19 virus and spreading […]Read More

Running Your Furnace on ‘Auto’ or ‘On’ this Winter?

Should You Run Your Furnace on ‘Auto’ or ‘On’? Setting the thermostat is always a bit of a balancing act. On one hand, you want to keep your home cozy and comfortable as possible…but you’re well aware of the cost of heating your home, and you’re not one to spend frivolously! You might’ve wondered whether […]Read More

What Happens When Your Furnace is Red Tagged in Ontario

It’s even worse than you thought. You knew this could end in a big repair bill – it’s never a good sign when your furnace starts failing in the middle of January. You were even prepared to go without heat for a day while the service tech made the repairs. But you never expected they […]Read More