A Simplified Guide to Choosing the Right Thermostat

Temperature control is an important part of a home’s HVAC system and the right thermostat will help you do just that. But how do you sort through the hundreds of different types that are available out there on the market? If your system is newly installed, your technician is an excellent resource to ask for

Whole Home Humidifiers and Why They’re Important

The level of humidity inside your home affects the overall comfort of everybody in it. Achieving the right amount of humidity can be somewhat of a challenge especially in the winter when your HVAC system continuously pumps out warm but dry air. Dry air not only causes static shock, but it can also make your

The Effects of Excess Humidity in the Human Body

Although humidity is a key factor of indoor air quality, it can be easy to take it for granted. It’s important to understand, however, that it has a direct impact on your comfort and well-being. Experts agree that the optimal humidity level is between 35 to 60 percent, and exceeding this range can pose health

Preserving Michelangelo’s Frescoes With the Carrier® HVAC System

When it comes to heating and air conditioning systems, Carrier® is the brand you can depend on. It has a proven record in providing sustainable and energy-efficient products, and this can be easily seen through its client reviews. In fact, it played a key role in preserving one of the most iconic masterpieces in the

Why Air Conditioners Are Phasing Out R-22

It’s a well-known fact that refrigerant leaks are harmful to the environment, particularly the HCFC R-22. That’s why it’s important for homeowners to keep stock of the condition of their HVAC systems through regular maintenance checkups and service.

The Heat Exchanger: Operation and Maintenance

Furnace heaters are made up of various components. However, the heat exchanger is perhaps the most crucial for without it, you won’t have heat. Here’s a close look at how the heat exchanger works and what you can do to maintain it.

Questions to Ask Before Getting an Air Conditioning System

Purchasing and installing an air conditioning system is a significant investment, so it’s best to research and prepare before choosing. You have to consider several factors before making your decision, though, such as energy efficiency ratings and your home’s design. Fortunately, we can provide you with detailed and specific advice in our initial consultation.

Signs You Need a New Heating and Air Conditioning System

As one of the top heating and air conditioning experts in our area, McMaster Heating and Air Conditioning recommends keeping a close eye on your HVAC system’s performance. Certain warning signs indicate when to consider replacing your heating and cooling equipment. Doing so can greatly improve your home’s energy efficiency and comfort.

New Years Eve Family Activities

10 Fun Activities to Do with the Family This New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve is just around the corner. If you have kids, it can sometimes be a challenge to find fun activities that can keep the kids engaged while they await the new year. That’s why we’ve put together a list of 10 fun activities that you can do with your whole family this new

Weekend Home Upgrades

5 Home Upgrades You Can Do Over the Weekend

Is your home feeling a little tired? Home renovations can be quite costly. Not to mention, they can sometimes take weeks to complete, leaving you in an uncomfortable position in the meantime. However, you don’t have to spend a fortune or leave your home in disarray for weeks at a time in order to make