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[…..]

OPEN TANKLESS WATER HEATERS | Weather Tech Heating and Cooling

Are Tankless Water Heaters More Energy Efficient?

Your water heater is truly the unsung hero of your household. You tend to take it for granted when it is working properly, and you are enjoying hot showers in the morning. However, the minute something goes wrong, it is pretty hard to forget. Whether you are in the market for a new water heater or thinking of upgrading your current unit, energy efficiency is likely high on your list of priorities during your search. With that in mind, it[…..]

FURNACE IS LEAKING WATER | Weather Tech Heating and Cooling

What To Do If Your Furnace Is Leaking Water

Very few things can cause a homeowner to panic quite like coming home and finding a water leak. But what exactly do you do when you realize that your furnace is leaking water? First, don’t panic, we will go through a list of things to check over to see if it something minimal or if you will need one of our highly trained professionals from Weather Tech to come fix your leaky furnace.   We suggest you follow the troubleshooting[…..]

DIFFERENT TYPES OF FURNACES | Weather Tech Heating and Cooling

What Are the Different Types of Furnaces?

If you are not familiar with furnaces, it can be really hard to choose which type will fit your needs. Currently you are able to choose from three different types of forced air furnaces. The type of furnace you use depends on a variety of factors, such as: your heating needs, the state of your existing ductwork and the insulation, the size of your home, how many levels exist in your home, and your budget.   Before you make the[…..]

FURNACE FRESH AIR INTAKE 101 | Weather Tech Heating and Cooling

Furnace Fresh Air Intake 101

Fresh air intakes are a key component the HVAC system utilizes to maintain a safe and comfortable indoor environment in your home. We are going to discuss what a fresh air intake is and how a properly installed fresh air intake can increase your unit’s efficiency, performance, and prolong the life of your furnace. We will also cover how fresh air intakes play a vital role in determining your home’s indoor air quality.   What is a fresh air intake?[…..]

Uneven temperatures of furnace | Weather Tech Heating and Cooling

When You Need to Replace Your Furnace

Here in Winnipeg, Manitoba, we live in a region that experiences cold weather, and you will need a furnace for your home. This helps to keep you and your family warm during the colder days and months, and protects the integrity of the building by preventing frozen water pipes, etc. It is good to ensure you maintain your furnace on a regular basis. However, they will become faulty from time to time and you will need a furnace repair. This[…..]