For most households, energy consumption matters. Homeowners monitor their energy usage in order to maintain or reduce it. Particularly in this economy, households are paying close attention to electricity costs and their energy consumption. If you’re like most Canadians, you’re… Continue Reading Electricity Costs & Why Energy Efficiency Matters
No one looks forward to the time when they have to replace their furnace. But, if it’s no longer heating like it used to or it’s getting old and noticeably worn, it’s probably that time. Sure, it can be costly… Continue Reading Is Your Furnace Inefficient?
Heat pumps are more and more common these days, especially with the Government of Canada giving out grants for their installation. Between potential cost savings and the goal of becoming a more energy-efficient nation, Canadians are carefully considering their options… Continue Reading The Cost to Replace a Furnace with a Heat Pump
Natural gas is an efficient fuel source for your home, whether you have a gas furnace, fireplace, water heater, or stove. It’s a safe and effective source of energy. Still, it’s important to be aware of the potential hazards and… Continue Reading Top 5 Natural Gas Safety Tips
Is it time to replace your gas furnace? Sure, it’s not the most fun or exciting task on the to-do list but it has to be done. And besides, you might just benefit from higher energy efficiency and a lower… Continue Reading Tips for Buying a New Gas Furnace
Most Canadians are familiar with furnaces. When faced with making a decision to upgrade or purchase a new furnace there are a few differences between the various models that we’ll help you understand. Read on for an explanation of the… Continue Reading The Different Types of Furnaces Explained
At Delta, we’re proud to be a Lennox Premier Dealer. For many years we’ve carried and installed Lennox, the best, most highly rated furnaces in North America. Lennox began in 1895, and has become a household name synonymous with durability,… Continue Reading 2022 Lennox Furnace Guide
Keeping Your Home Warm Without Increasing Your Heating Bill
Keeping a whole home warm during the entirety of a chilly Canadian winter can be costly! Here are a few of our expert tips on how to keep your home warm this winter without increasing your heating bills!
During the winter, we rely on our furnace to keep our home and our family warm. If you’ve been noticing that your heating system isn’t really doing the trick this year, you may be wondering if it’s time to replace… Continue Reading 5 Signs You Need A New Furnace
During the winter, when your furnace is most active, there are some key things you should be doing to keep your furnace working properly and your home and family safe. Here are a few of our essential furnace safety tips!
With the cool weather approaching quickly, the residents of the Kitchener-Waterloo area are getting ready to turn on their furnaces for the winter. If you noticed that last winter your furnace wasn’t working like it used to, or perhaps it… Continue Reading Benefits of a High-Efficiency Furnace
When it comes time for a homeowner to purchase a new heating system, there are a wide array of options to choose from. While furnaces still remain the most popular choice, we’ve noticed that customers have become more and more… Continue Reading What is Variable Speed on a Furnace?
Unless you work in the HVAC industry, you likely won’t have an extensive knowledge of all of the heating systems available, which can make upgrading or replacing your system seem daunting. In most cases, homeowners choose to go with a… Continue Reading Boiler or Furnace: What’s Best for My Home
As we enter further into the new year, the temperature outside is beginning to drop more and more, and although winter started just over a month ago, the coldest weather has likely yet to come. The start of the new… Continue Reading New Year, New Home Comfort Savings
We are all thankful to have our furnaces keeping us warm at this time of year, but your heating system could be doing even more to keep you comfortable this winter. There are two furnace fan settings on your thermostat,… Continue Reading Setting Your Furnace Fan: On vs. Auto
A furnace blowing cold air during the heating season is a common complaint we get from homeowners. Sometimes the fix is simple and a few adjustments are needed, and other times it’s a symptom of a bigger problem that requires… Continue Reading Why Is My Furnace Blowing Cold Air?
The holidays are a time to celebrate and relax with family in the comfort of your home. Unfortunately, with the holiday festivities comes colder weather, so make sure you and your family are toasty and warm this holiday season with… Continue Reading Upgrade Your Furnace This Holiday Season
With the frigid winter flurries comes a whole new set of household chores, like shovelling and salting, but when they’re all done, you want to be sure the home you return to is nice and warm. The last thing you… Continue Reading Snowstorms vs. Your Furnace
Lennox furnaces are known for the reliability, efficiency and affordability. We believe in the brand so much that we are a proud Lennox Premier Dealer and experts on Lennox furnace installations, repairs and service!
The cold weather has arrived, which means most homeowners have started to use their furnace, and those who aren’t will be very shortly. The best way to ensure your home will be heated adequately and efficiently is with a new… Continue Reading When Should I Replace My Furnace?
As homeowners begin to turn on their furnaces for the season, many wonder if their furnace is covered under any warranty. Many but not all furnaces have 5 year parts warranty, and usually at a minimum, 20 year heat exchanger… Continue Reading Do I Have A Furnace Warranty?
When there’s something wrong with your furnace, don’t put off calling for repair because of costs—you can easily save money by signing up for a protection plan. The right plan will save you money on furnace repair, service and maintenance.
High-efficiency gas furnaces have intake and exhaust pipes located on the outside of the house. These pipes feed air into the system to allow for combustion and expel any byproducts from the heating process outside. To work safely, furnace pipes… Continue Reading Check Furnace Pipes When it’s Snowing
Daikin is at the forefront of innovation for home comfort systems and is a global leader in the manufacturing of gas furnaces. A Daikin heating system provides efficient and economical performance and is a popular choice for homeowners that seek… Continue Reading Daikin Furnace Guide
Lennox furnaces are known for their reliability, efficiency and affordability. We believe in the brand so much that we are a proud Lennox Premier Dealer and experts on Lennox furnace installations, repairs and service. If you’re interested in purchasing a… Continue Reading Lennox Furnace Guide
Customers are always asking what is the best furnace to install in the Kitchener-Waterloo area. At Delta Air Systems Ltd., we believe Lennox and Daikin are two of the best HVAC manufacturers and would recommend any of their furnaces; however,… Continue Reading Best Furnace for Kitchener-Waterloo
For a small monthly payment, you can have the security of a Delta Protection Plan, which can save you money on furnace repair. In addition, plans also include annual furnace maintenance, discounts on filters and priority service.
People panic when something goes wrong with their heating system. Many people don’t understand how a furnace works, don’t know who to call, and can sometimes actually make things worse by trying to repair the system themselves. Here are some… Continue Reading FAQ About Furnace Repair
People are often confused about what a furnace protection plan is, what it covers and if it’s worth the investment. Sometimes called furnace maintenance plans or furnace service plans, these packages can provide homeowners with significant savings on heating system… Continue Reading Is a Furnace Protection Plan Worth It?
The furnace is one of the most important systems in your home, but many people don’t give it much thought (until something goes wrong). With the cold winters we experience in Kitchener-Waterloo, you need to put some thought into your… Continue Reading Tips to Improve Furnace Performance
Heating systems are complex machines and they require yearly inspections, tune-ups and occasional repair. To save money on these necessary services, invest in a furnace protection plan and enjoy a number of benefits.
With the shift towards doing everything online, many people take to the Internet to research furnaces and installation companies before making a final decision. Homeowners also want to be able to compare prices and warranties by obtaining a furnace quote… Continue Reading Can I Get a Furnace Quote Online?
When it comes time for a furnace replacement, it’s important you choose the right product for your home and needs. Selecting the furnace brand is just as important as choosing the right installation company.
Improve Indoor Air Quality with the Right Furnace Filter
Did you know that indoor air quality can be up to 10 times worse than outside? Help keep everyone in your home breathing clean and healthy air by choosing the right furnace filter for your heating system.
Cost of a New Heating System in Kitchener-Waterloo
We often receive customer inquiries about the cost of a new heating system in the Kitchener-Waterloo area. There are many variables that can affect price such as manufacturer, size of home and type of heating system you want to install.
Winters can get very cold in the Kitchener-Waterloo area, which is why it’s important to have a reliable heating system. When a furnace breaks down, homeowners often have the difficult decision of deciding between furnace repair or furnace replacement.
The holiday season and cold weather are just beginning. Don’t get caught during a cold, snowy night with no heat—make sure you schedule a heating inspection if you notice any of these furnace warning signs.
As the year draws to a close, many people are busy making New Year’s resolutions. As your home comfort specialists, Delta Air Systems wants to remind you that you should also resolve to take care of your furnace. Your home’s… Continue Reading New Year’s Resolutions for Your Furnace
Around the holidays, many people pack up and head out to visit family and friends. While you’re away, your house is susceptible to theft or damage. Many homeowners take the important steps to secure their homes before they leave; however,… Continue Reading Winter Vacation Furnace Tips
The heat exchanger is the part of the furnace that actually heats the air. It’s an extremely important component of the heating system and an even more expensive part to replace. If your furnace has a cracked heat exchanger, it’s… Continue Reading Dangers of a Cracked Heat Exchanger
Professional Heating Installation – It’s a Necessity
The Internet is great for many things: watching cute animal videos, finding the recipe for the best chocolate chip cookies or getting directions. Unfortunately, being able to find everything and anything on the Internet can lead to some people trying to do things around the house that is best left to professionals, like a heating system installation and the proper care of other aspects of your home comfort systems. Continue Reading Professional Heating Installation – It’s a Necessity
November Marked National Lung Month – How Healthy is Your Home?
Canada observes National Lung Month every November, in an effort to remind Canadians how important it is to take care of their lungs. As home comfort specialists, we at Delta Air Systems believe in educating our customers on the importance of maintaining good indoor air quality for your lungs and overall health and providing you with the proper equipment to do so. Continue Reading November Marked National Lung Month – How Healthy is Your Home?
What’s wrong with this picture? Can you guess? . . . maybe you already know. If your house is decorated with these types of ice sculptures, it’s highly likely you’ve lack proper attic insulation. The snow on the roof shouldn’t be melted by heat loss from the house. Now’s a good time to think about how you’re losing heating dollars and take action to save some cash this winter. Continue Reading Keep Your Home Efficient This Winter
It’s never too early to start considering how to prepare your home for seasonal winter storms, especially here in Canada where our winters can be unpredictable. Check out our infographic for a few ways you can get ready for the months ahead. Continue Reading Preparing for Seasonal Winter Storms
CTV’s W5 recently investigated the ongoing threat of door-to-door HVAC scams in Ontario and all across Canada. W5’s Kevin Newman interviewed homeowners who have been victims of these HVAC scams by organizations who claim to be provincial “energy inspectors,” stopping by to do a regular safety check on the home’s furnace or air conditioner. The salespeople working for these companies tend to target areas with older homes or older residents, or even residents who may be new to Canada. Continue Reading Door-to-Door HVAC Scams Are an Ongoing Threat
Prepare Your Home for the Chill of Fall and Winter
Crisp mornings and the sun setting much earlier can only mean one thing – fall is officially here! The hot summer days have come and gone and now, as Canadians, we need to get ready to spend the next few months keeping warm indoors. It’s also time to start cleaning up your home in preparation for fall and winter. Continue Reading Prepare Your Home for the Chill of Fall and Winter
An abnormally loud furnace can affect not only your comfort but your bank account too. An increase in the noise level of your furnace’s operation often means that there is some kind of inefficiency within the system. Continue Reading How to Make Your Furnace Run Quieter
We understand that replacing aspects of your home comfort systems can take a serious toll on your wallet and it can be tempting to cut corners. A big problem people tend to face is purchasing a thermostat, humidifier, indoor air… Continue Reading The Benefits of Hiring a Pro
It’s so sticky and hot out, nobody wants to experience a night without air conditioning. Older systems are much more vulnerable to breakdowns and repair costs, but the Daikin Summer Sale is here just in time.
At times, your furnace may be in need of a new filter, a new part, or even replacement. In any case, only licensed professionals should be doing repairs on it, and like any licensed professional, they cost money. So if you are having furnace problems here are 7 things you can do before calling a technician.
Every year with out fail a snow storm rolls into town and dumps the wonderful white stuff high on the ground all around. It’s a beatiful sight. Quiet and bright. But wait a minute, did my new furnace get even… Continue Reading Snow is coming, are you ready?