While most homeowners don’t give much thought to what’s behind their walls, proper insulation is of key importance of having a comfortable, healthy home.

While most homeowners don’t give much thought to what’s behind their walls, proper insulation is of key importance of having a comfortable, healthy home.

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Running the air conditioning can make an electricity bill skyrocket, but the alternative isn't pretty, either. Luckily, there are a few ways that you can help your air conditioner run better and save you money as the summer months progress. Don't let your AC blow your money away. Use these tips and pay less to cool your house this summer.

 

 

Rebates offered through Green Ontario Fund, which is funded by province's cap-and-trade program. The province will offer thousands of dollars in rebates for homeowners who opt for energy-efficient renovations, including windows and insulation, the Ontario government said Wednesday. The announcement was well-timed, happening on a day that the temperature dipped well below zero. Minister of the Environment and Climate Change Chris Ballard and Parminder Sandhu, chair of the Green Ontario Fund, announced the new measures at the MaRS Discovery District Wednesday morning.

 

It’s a stormy Friday night and the family is settled in for popcorn and a movie. Rain hurtles against the house; thunder crashes in the distance, and a large crash explodes in the rooms above just as the ravaged face of a tormented soul flashes on the flickering screen. As a homeowner, you don’t know which is more frightening, the carnage playing out on the 32” flat screen TV or realizing that breaking into your home through glass windows and doors is not that difficult.
 

The average home has tons of water leak danger zones. If you’ve invested in some leak sensors for your smart home automation system, it makes sense to prioritize where you place them. Below, we cover seven areas that can benefit from some smart water leak protection.

 

Bathrooms

The average home has tons of water leak danger zones. If you’ve invested in some leak sensors for your Z-Wave smart home automation system, it makes sense to prioritize where you place them. Below, we cover seven areas that can benefit from some smart water leak protection.

 

Bathrooms

The Canadian Cancer Society asserts caution regarding the use of chlorine in drinking water. Chlorine is a chemical that’s added to water to disinfect drinking water (and other water sources, such as swimming pools) from pathogens (that is, disease-causing agents like bacteria and other microorganisms) that can cause illness. Diseases that can be caused by water that has not been properly disinfected include those that periodically appear in the news, such as E.

Recently, programmable thermostats have become more standard in homes across the nation. Many homeowners are finding that making a simple change from a manual thermostat to a programmable one offers many benefits to your wallet, your home and your comfort. Adding a programmable thermostat to your heating, ventilation and air conditioning unit is an easy project that you can quickly do on your own.