Are chimney’s becoming extinct? | Weather Tech Heating and Cooling

Are chimney’s becoming extinct?

Chimney’s used to be a regular addition to every home here in Manitoba for the heating appliances. It used to be that all the furnaces and water heaters used a metal lined chimney to exhaust the flue gases up and out.  As time went on and technology got better, the necessity of a metal chimney became less and less mainstream. Electric water heaters became more popular and they no longer needed chimneys at all. Natural gas furnaces became more and […]

Identifying & Avoiding AC Repair Scams | Weather Tech Heating and Cooling

Identifying & Avoiding AC Repair Scams in Winnipeg, MB

There are many dishonest HVAC companies out there. If you’re not careful, you could risk losing a lot of good money to bad advice. Sometimes the company itself has good intentions but they entice their employees to sell, sell, sell! They set sales goals for their service technicians and place large incentives for their employees to argue why a system needs replacing instead of a simple repair. Bad advice? How can you tell the difference? These are good questions. Sometimes,[…..]

Save Big with Rebates for HVAC Systems | Weather Tech Heating and Cooling

Save Big with Rebates for HVAC Systems

Being in business as long as we have, we remember when you were able to apply for government rebates wherein the government would reward a homeowner for replacing their old equipment with newer, more efficient systems. Now, those high efficient systems are simply mandatory when replacing your HVAC system, and there are currently no rebate offers available from the government. Being a Premier HVAC Dealer in Manitoba, we have the ability to provide the homeowner with big savings on furnaces,[…..]

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Heating and Cooling Maintenance Tips/Checklist

If you’re planning a big road trip one ‘no brainer’ is to ensure the vehicle will get you along your way, safely, comfortably, and without the inconvenience of an unplanned breakdown which can sabotage the whole plan! As a Winnipeger, one of our winters or one of our summers is one heck of a trip we take and, like a road trip, we need to ensure our home’s HVAC furnace system is ready for the journey to provide a safe,[…..]

5 Signs that Your Air Ducts Need Cleaning in Winnipeg | Weather Tech Heating and Cooling

5 Signs that Your Air Ducts Need Cleaning in Winnipeg, MB

One of the common questions that we get as specialists for HVAC systems in Manitoba, is how often should we get our ducts cleaned? This question is unique to each home. So many variables are at play such as where you live, how often you open your windows, do you have pets and many others. Signs that you may be a good candidate to have your ducts cleaned: Some obvious signs are dust build up on or around the vents.[…..]

Are HRV’s Worth It?

Heat Recovery Ventilators (HRV) have become pretty popular within the last decade and are mandatory on all new home builds or large renovations on your home in Manitoba. Question is, why? Especially when the home you bought never came with one and you’ve been getting by without one so far. So why bother? Are HRV’s worth it? Although there are many answers to that question, perhaps the best answer is: Yes, it can improve your quality of life. We spend[…..]

Residential Heat Recovery Ventilator | Weather Tech Heating and Cooling

Should I turn off my HRV in the Summer?

Well, even though it’s still cool out, I think it’s safe to say that summer is coming, and not a moment too soon IMO.  Which means it’s time to put away the snow shovels and pull out the rakes and mower.  Although there are a lot more things going on outdoors, there is some housekeeping indoors that needs attending to as well. Some people turn off their humidifiers and turn the humidifier dampers to “Summer” where applicable.  Others close all[…..]

no-contact delivery for high efficient allergen furnace filters | Weather Tech Heating and Cooling

No-Contact Delivery! Call Us Today to arrange a time for delivery.

Weather Tech is offering no-contact delivery for high efficient allergen furnace filters brought right to your door! As an essential service we want you to know we take all the proper precautions to ensure your home and our employees stay safe. 16″ x 25″ x1 M.E.R.V. 8 – 4 Pack for delivered for $50* 5″ pleated filter for you cabinet M.E.R.V. 11 delivered for $70* or a M.E.R.V. 16 delivered for $150* Get a U.V light replaced to sterilize your[…..]

Air Conditioner Installation and Repair | Weather Tech Heating and Cooling

Does the Buzzing Noise From My AC Unit Mean It Needs to be Repaired?

Ideally, our air conditioning units should operate in relative silence. Older units, however, tend to make a bit of noise, and the same can be said for units that have not had regular maintenance checks. In all, all air conditioners are going to make some manner of noise, but sometimes it can be hard to tell which type of noise is normal and which is not. In the event that what you are hearing is a loud buzzing noise, it[…..]

REDUCED COOLING FROM DUCTLESS AC UNIT CAUSES | Weather Tech Heating and Cooling

Reduced Cooling From Ductless AC Unit Causes

As a homeowner, you expect your ductless air conditioning unit to efficiently and properly cool your home, no matter if it does it slowly or quickly. If your ductless A/C unit stops cooling your home to a comfortable level, it does not necessarily mean that it is time to replace your entire system. We have come up with several possible reasons why your ductless AC unit may not be cooling your home properly.   Your A/C Unit is Too Small[…..]