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How to Relight Your Furnace Safely

If your furnace suddenly stops working, there could be a number of causes. If you discover that the pilot light has gone out, you’ll need to relight your pilot light to get your furnace running again. It’s a fairly straightforward process but it must be done safely to avoid damaging your furnace, causing a gas […]

Benefits of a Tankless Water Heater

You’re probably here because you need to decide between a tankless water heater and a traditional storage tank water heater. Maybe your water heater is failing or perhaps you just purchased a new home and want to upgrade. Either way, truth be told, there are a lot of reasons to install a tankless water heater […]

Getting a New Furnace Amid Supply Chain Shortages

You might have heard about global supply chain shortages in certain industries. In fact, it seems almost every industry has been affected, from the automotive industry to the furniture industry and more. So, you might be worried or wondering if the supply chain shortage will affect your HVAC system should you need to replace or […]

Flu Season & Indoor Air Quality

While it’s important to be mindful of your indoor air quality all year, it’s even more critical in the winter months when we spend the majority of our time inside. This is also cold and flu season in Canada, and having better air quality can help you and your family fight these viruses and reduce […]

Will My Homeowner’s Insurance Cover HVAC Damage?

It’s a common question among new homeowners and longtime homeowners: does homeowner’s insurance cover HVAC damage? Homeowner’s insurance covers a wide range of events and damage but it can really depend on your policy. In this article, we’ll tell you what’s covered and what’s not covered by homeowner’s insurance.

What to Know Before Buying a Home Generator

No matter where you live in Canada, having a generator is handy. In more remote parts of Canada, a generator is especially useful. Either way, considering the unpredictability of winter in Canada, and the weather in general, a generator is a solid investment. If you’re interested in getting one for your home, here’s what you […]

Why Hot Water Heaters Fail and How to Prevent It

Just like any system, water heaters fail sometimes. There are a variety of reasons why your hot water heater might stop working. The best thing to do is be aware of what can cause this and how to fix it. And fortunately, you can do your part to prevent some common water heater problems.  Read […]

Tips to Keep Your Home Warm This Holiday

Planning to have a house full of friends and family this holiday season? It can make maintaining a comfortable temperature and reasonable energy bill an especially difficult balancing act. So, we bring you these tips to keep your home warm this holiday. Hopefully, they’ll help you heat your home more efficiently and affordably with all […]

Gift Guide to the Best Thermostats for the Boss of the Thermostat

Struggling to find the right gift for that one person who doesn’t want anything or already has everything? Well, if they also like to take charge of the thermostat, there might be a few gifts they never even knew they wanted. We’ve put together a gift guide to the best thermostats for the boss of […]

Troubleshooting Your Gas Furnace

You wake up and it’s so cold in your house that you can see your breath. Has this ever happened to you? Before you panic and call for emergency furnace services, take a look at our checklist for troubleshooting your gas furnace. It could save you the cost of an emergency furnace call.

HRV vs. ERV: What’s the Difference?

Nobody likes stuffy, stinky air – not to mention being stuck inside all winter with people constantly carrying all kinds of germs. That’s why air quality and proper ventilation are important. In the summer, it’s easy to open a window to let the fresh air in – that’s natural ventilation. But, do that in the […]

Heat Pump vs. Gas Furnace: Which Is More Efficient?

As of 2020, most Canadians were using natural gas to heat their homes. However, as the supply of gas causes prices to fluctuate dramatically, you, like many Canadians, might be exploring different options. In addition to cost, Canadians are also concerned about climate change. Therefore, heating efficiency is also a priority. That’s why more people […]

Tips to Lower Your Heating Bill

Given the tough economic climate right now – and the crazy price of energy – it’s no surprise that Canadians everywhere are looking to cut costs. This becomes more difficult in the cold winter months when you have the added expense of heating your home. You’ll still need to brace yourself and your budget, but […]

How to Set Your Humidifier for the Winter

During the winter, not only does the air get colder, but it also gets dryer. For your home comfort and your health, dry air can come with a slew of irritants and disadvantages including dry skin and hair, and even nosebleeds! If you’re looking to keep your home warm and your air comfortable this winter, […]

Ways to Prevent Heat Loss in Your Home

As the weather becomes increasingly cooler, many homeowners are preparing their homes for winter. Keeping your home warm during sub-zero temperatures can be tricky and costly, especially if you have an older house. To save yourself a little bit of effort and money come winter, here are a few things you can do to prepare […]


Autumn is here and the temperature is beginning to drop. Regardless of if you’re excited about the cold weather ahead, preparing your home for winter is an absolute must during the fall. As homeowners turn on their furnaces, our experts begin getting more questions from curious homeowners about their HVAC systems. To help our homeowners […]

Prep Your Furnace With An Early Bird Tune-Up

Just like changing your furnace filter, tune-up appointments are an essential and necessary part of owning a furnace. Homeowners who really prioritize their furnace’s safety and performance may choose to schedule their furnace maintenance in late summer to get it out of the way, here’s why we recommend an early-bird furnace tune-up for your home.

The Benefits of Installing a High-Efficiency Furnace

As the fall approaches, many homeowners in Windsor are reassessing the value of their furnaces. Many homeowners are wondering whether or not their old furnace is going to provide adequate heating for another year, and whether or not they should finally replace theirs with a new and energy-efficient model. There are several reasons why investing […]

Heat Pump Installation Grants in Windsor

Heat pumps have become increasingly more popular in Windsor and Southern Ontario homes, there are a few reasons for their popularity including energy efficiency and durability. If you’re interested in installing a heat pump in your home, you may have delayed it due to its initial price tag. If you want a heat pump in […]

How to Naturally Improve Your Home Air Quality

Day to day, many of us encounter chemicals, plastics, and other synthetic materials that can be harmful to our health; this has caused a push for many homeowners to move toward more natural materials in their own homes. If you’re interested in having a comfortable home with high home air quality without the presence of […]

Top Ten Most Common AC Issues

An air conditioner runs 24/7 for months at a time, and even with regular maintenance and high-quality care, sometimes your AC may fall into disrepair. For the most part, air conditioner disrepair is a very quick fix for the expert technicians at Fahrhall as it usually comes down to one of the top ten most […]

Should You Sleep With Your Windows Open If You Have Allergies?

If you have seasonal or pet allergies, you know how frustrating it can be to try to sleep when your nose is stuffed or your eyes are itchy. Trying to sleep with allergies can make you try virtually anything to get a restful night’s sleep. If you suffer from allergies and they’ve prevented you from […]

Why Does My AC Smell Musty

One of the most noticeable and inconvenient signs that your air conditioner could need repair or maintenance is the presence of an unpleasant smell. Unpleasant smells from air conditioners are virtually impossible to ignore and are extremely frustrating. Fortunately, usually, a musty smell from an air conditioner is easy to fix, sometimes it can even […]

Air Conditioner Safety Tips

Air conditioners have become an essential part of Windsor homes during the summer months. By protecting homeowners from extreme heat and humidity, they’re sometimes seen as a safety staple in the summer. While air conditioners do keep us safe from the heat, when treated poorly, they can become unsafe themselves. Take a look at our […]

Air Conditioner Key Components You Should Know

Most homeowners in Windsor own an air conditioner, but many of them don’t understand how it works or which part is which. If your air conditioner experiences disrepair and you need to communicate something to an AC technician, it can be very helpful to know the basic parts of the system. Here are some of […]

Save on an AC Maintenance Plan

It’s no secret that owning, maintaining, and repairing an air conditioner can be costly, however, it’s also necessary if you wish to keep your home cool and comfortable during the summer. Fortunately, a great way to save money on air conditioner maintenance, repair, and even replacement parts is investing in an AC maintenance plan with […]

Humidifiers VS. Dehumidifiers: What’s The Difference?

The level of humidity in your home’s air contributes a great deal to your overall home comfort and the level of quality in the air you’re breathing. If your air is too humid you may feel overheated, nauseous, sweaty, or clammy. If your air is too dry, you may have headaches, a runny nose, and […]

Ideal Thermostat Settings for Summer

Everyone has an ideal temperature that they like to keep their thermostat programmed to during the summer. Some homeowners love a crisp, cool house and like to keep their AC pumping, while others enjoy a warmer home during the summer and keep their AC at a minimum. However, have you ever wondered which temperature is […]

Ways To Diminish Summer Allergies

When most people think of seasonal allergies, they think of springtime. Unfortunately, millions of Canadians also suffer from allergies in the summer. Ragweed, pollen, and grass are all outdoor allergens that can affect you both outside and in the house, which is why it’s important to do everything you can to keep your home a […]

The Benefits Of A Lennox Air Conditioner

If you’re in the market for a new air conditioner, the number of options available can be overwhelming. While issues like size, features, and energy efficiency can be easily decided on, how do you know you’re investing in the right brand? At Fahrhall, one of our favourite air conditioner manufacturers is Lennox, learn more about […]

Most Common Summer AC Issues

It can be a real pain to experience issues with your air conditioner while trying to battle the heat of the summer. Unfortunately, summer air conditioner problems are not uncommon in Windsor homes, however, if your air conditioner is well-maintained and cared-for, often these issues can be very easily resolved. If your air conditioner is […]

Air Conditioner Headaches And How To Prevent Them

When it’s extremely hot, sweaty, and sticky outside, there’s no wonder why so many Canadians love to pump up their air conditioner to the max during the summer months. While the cool, conditioned air can feel absolutely luxurious, it’s not uncommon that you may experience an air conditioner headache, putting a real damper on your […]

Tips For Saving Money On Air Conditioning

Sometimes keeping your home cool in the summer can feel like a catch-22. Your home isn’t comfortable without AC, but running AC all summer long can be costly. If you, like many Canadians, need your air conditioner running in the summer to feel comfortable but wish to save money on energy costs, here are a […]

Signs It’s Time To Call For AC Repair

During the hot summer months, you rely on your air conditioner to keep your home happy and healthy. One of the worst things that can happen during the dog days of summer is for your air conditioner to break down, leaving you with large repair or replacement costs. A great way to ensure that your […]

Why You Should Schedule AC Maintenance In The Spring

With spring here and summer approaching very quickly, so many Canadian homeowners are getting ready to turn on their air conditioning for the season. This year, to ensure that your air conditioner works its best all summer long, the experts at Fahrhall recommend that you schedule your annual preventive maintenance now. Why? Because there are […]

When Should I Turn On My Dehumidifier?

Dehumidifiers can be a saving grace in the summer when the air tends to get swampy, sticky, and just way too warm. However, the transition from the dry winter to spring and summer heat can make it tough to know when exactly to turn your dehumidifier on. To determine the best time to turn on […]

Spring HVAC Tips For Homeowners With Allergies

Spring is a very exciting time for Canadians as we finally get to enjoy the outdoors to their full extent once again. However, for Canadians with spring allergies, spring can be a bit intimidating as it may mean the arrival of sneezing, itchy eyes, and runny noses. If you have spring allergies, a great way […]

HVAC Spring Cleaning Tips To Help Prepare Your Home

Spring has officially sprung and many of us Canadians are very excited for the warm weather to come. However, with the arrival of the warm weather comes the transition from heating to cooling, and whether you have a heat pump or a furnace and air conditioner, it’s smart to include prepping them for the season […]

Furnace Maintenance Tips For The Spring

As spring approaches quickly, the warm weather will begin to set in and soon you’ll be saying goodbye to your furnace until the fall. Your furnace works 24/7 to keep your home warm during the winter months, and near the end of the season, it’s a good idea to say thank you to our furnace […]

Will An Air Purifier Remove Odours From My Home?

While living in your home, everyday odours are going to arise. Whether that be from pets, cooking, compost, an issue with HVAC or plumbing, or a myriad of other factors, everyone experiences odours in the home once in a while. Having a high home air quality is a great way to combat unpleasant odours in […]

Beware of HVAC Scams In Windsor

While the Canadian government banned unsolicited door-to-door heating and cooling system sales in early 2018 due to rampant HVAC service and installation scams, unfortunately, vulnerable people are still being taken advantage of every day by these tactics. HVAC scammers rely on the elderly, those who are mentally impaired, or those who don’t know better like […]

Your Guide To Understanding How Furnaces Work

Most of us have lived in a house with a furnace at some point in our lives. Due to their efficiency, low-effort maintenance, and ability to work in extreme weather conditions, furnaces are extremely common in Canadian homes. While most homeowners understand what a furnace is and why they’re necessary, how a furnace works is […]

FAQ: Why Does My Furnace Keep Turning On and Off?

A very common furnace issue, especially during the coldest winter days, is experiencing your furnace turning on and off seemingly without purpose. When furnaces turn on and off, it’s known to HVAC experts as ‘short cycling’; short cycling is exactly what its name suggests, it’s basically when something is interrupting your furnace from properly doing […]

What To Expect During Furnace Installation

If you’re a homeowner who’s never experienced the installation of a new furnace before, or you’re a homeowner who’s never experienced furnace installation done by the experts at Fahrhall before, you may have some questions about what to expect. This is very understandable, considering furnaces are a huge investment toward the safety and comfort of […]

What Should I Do Before Calling For Emergency Furnace Repair?

During the winter, your furnace is an integral part of keeping your home and your family safe and warm. Sometimes, when we experience issues with our heating system, we can panic and jump the gun, calling for emergency furnace repair when there’s actually a very simple fix to whatever issue your furnace may be experiencing. […]

Whole Home vs Portable Humidifier: Which Is Best?

Especially during harsh Canadian winters, many homeowners experience a lack of humidity in their home that can negatively affect their overall home comfort and their health. If you’ve noticed that your home is lacking humidity, you may be curious about investing in a humidifier, however, with several options available with both portable and whole home, […]

Common Winter Indoor Air Quality Pollutants

While it’s true that there aren’t as many allergens in the air in the winter as there are in the spring, indoor air quality can still be severely impacted in the winter. A lack of humidity, an inability to open windows for fresh air, and air pollutants like salt, dirt, and accumulated dust can decrease […]

The Difference Between A Tankless and Traditional Water Heater

Hot water is used in every facet of our modern lives. Cooking, cleaning, bathing, and so much more depend on hot water to be as comfortable and as effective as possible. Although hot water is so essential to our homes, very few of us actually know a lot about water heaters and how they work. […]

Expert Solutions For a Drafty Home

Winter is coming in full force, and that means homeowners throughout Canada are preparing their homes for the cold weather and making sure that their space is warm enough to keep their families safe and comfortable. If you’ve noticed that at times your home can be quite drafty, you’re not alone. Many homeowners (especially homeowners […]

Financing A New Furnace With Fahrhall

It’s no secret that purchasing a new furnace can be costly, however, having a working furnace is essential to surviving Windsor winters in a safe and warm home. When it’s time to purchase a new furnace, instead of buying a new system outright, many often opt for the more affordable option of financing their new […]

Energy Saving Tips For Your Heating System

As the weather becomes cooler and cooler, more and more Canadian homeowners are turning on their heating systems for the winter ahead. During the winter, we rely on our heating systems to keep us warm and safe, but of course, heating a home can be very pricey. If you’re interested in learning how you can […]

3 Reasons Your Home Is Abnormally Dusty

If you’ve ever finished dusting just to find a new layer of dust has settled where you were cleaning, you’re not alone! No, you’re not just bad at dusting, there’s most likely a reason for the excess of dust in your home, as some homes and some HVAC systems are more likely to expel dust. […]

Lennox Feel The Love 2021

The experts at Fahrhall are proud to announce that our 2021 Lennox Feel The Love Campaign was a resounding success! We were able to accomplish our mission of showing support, love, and a helping hand to a member of our community who really deserved something special. Just this past weekend we had a wonderful time […]

Replace Your Furnace and Air Conditioner Together This Year

The summer has ended and fall is in full swing, leading many homeowners to consider the quality of their home comfort systems. If your air conditioner barely made it through the summer, and your furnace is looking past its prime as well, it might be time to replace both systems together. Furnaces and air conditioners […]

Beware Of Furnace Price Increases!

Supply Chain Shortages As we’re making our way out of the isolation we’ve been living in for the last year and a half, most things are the same as we left them, but some things have changed. Many manufacturers have struggled to get up and running at full tilt. In many cases this has caused […]

Air Quality Tips For Pet Owners

Those of us who are pet owners know that they bring great joy to our lives. Many of us value our pets as part of the family and we treat them with all the love we can give. Pets are amazing ways to enhance your life, but if we’re being honest, there are some less-than-glamorous […]

Best HVAC Protection Plans in Windsor

Your HVAC system is one of the most vital parts of your home’s comfort and safety, that’s why it’s important to schedule annual maintenance and inspections, and book for repair and replacement when necessary to avoid breakdowns when you need the system most. As autumn begins, and we’re preparing for a very cold Canadian winter, […]

Should I Use An Air Conditioner Cover?

As autumn approaches, many Canadians are getting ready to say farewell to their central air conditioning until next year. You may have been told that as a responsible homeowner, you should cover your air conditioner for the winter to protect it from the elements, but when it comes to taking care of your outdoor unit, […]

Troubleshooting Your Tankless Water Heater

A tankless water heater is a wonderful alternative to traditionally storing hot water in a tank for later use. By creating hot water instantly whenever you wish to use it, tankless water heaters are the most efficient and convenient way to heat your water. While tankless water heaters are quite reliable, they can still break […]

What To Know About Flooding and Your HVAC

With the recent flooding in Windsor, many Canadians are stuck wondering what to do in case of flooding around their HVAC system. We invest in our HVAC systems and rely on them every day, so it’s no wonder that we stress significantly when there is potential for damage. A home exposed to standing water can […]

Is My AC Cooling Setting Too Low?

Some people do really enjoy a brisk and cool home; as it can be comfortable to step into a chilly house after being outside in the summer heat. Personal preferences aside, keeping your home too cool during the summer months can be financially taxing, and can actually affect the quality of your air conditioning system […]

Why Is My AC Tripping The Breaker?

When you’re in the middle of the summer and the heat is unbearable, the last thing you need is to have an air conditioner that works sometimes and not others. There are a number of reasons why an air conditioner may be switching off without warning, one of which could be that your AC is […]

Will UV Light Improve My Indoor Air Quality?

Whether you’re someone who struggles with allergies and asthma, or you’re looking for ways to keep dust from piling up in your home, or perhaps you’re someone who simply wants to have the best indoor air quality possible, you may have considered ways of improving your home’s air quality beyond just your furnace filter. While […]

Top 6 Ways To Keep Your Home Cool

As July begins, so does the gruelling heat of another Windsor summer. Many of us take comfort in knowing that even if it’s sweltering outside, we can escape the heat in the comfort of our air-conditioned homes to wait out the day; but what happens if you have an older air conditioning unit and it’s […]

The Best Time to Replace Your Air Conditioner: Spring vs. Summer

As the temperatures steadily increase with every passing day, homeowners across the country are turning on their cooling systems just to realize that they need to be replaced. Although sometimes you’ll miss the warning signs that your air conditioner is on its last legs and need to replace it in a pinch, there is an […]

Is Your Home Comfort System Inefficient? Here’s How To Tell!

Odds are your heating and cooling systems consume the most energy out of anything in your home, which is why it’s so important to make sure they are running as efficiently as possible. Think your HVAC system might be increasing your bills and decreasing your home comfort level? Here are some tips to help improve […]

Why You Should Keep Your Pet Away from Your Air Conditioning Unit

Many homeowners aren’t aware that their pets could be severely damaging their HVAC systems. The acids in the urine of your pet are highly corrosive, and many dogs are highly territorial, leading them to urinate on areas around your home, including your air conditioning unit.

Updated Guidelines for At-Home Ventilation

The events of the past two years have made us all extremely aware of the quality and cleanliness of the air we breathe on a daily basis. To address this concern, the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) has updated the guidelines for at-home ventilation to keep us safe from the current pandemic, as well […]

How Often Should I Get Air Conditioner Service?

Although you may think your cooling system is running properly because there is cold air coming out of your vents, that may not be the case. It’s important to book service for your air conditioner annually at the very least, but you may also notice some indicators that it needs to be maintained more frequently.

Allergies vs. HVAC: How to Reduce Your Symptoms

Many Canadians experience severe allergies in the spring because of all the new growth that emerges, which is why it’s no surprise that May is Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month. With that in mind, we put together a list of HVAC tips to help you reduce your allergies throughout the spring and summer.

Air Conditioner Prep for the Warmer Weather

Now that we’ve had a taste of the warmer weather, many of us are anxiously awaiting the summer sun. We want all of our customers’ cooling systems to be ready for the impending heat, so we’ve put together a list of air conditioner prep pointers to help you ensure your system won’t leave you hanging.

Signs You Need to Replace Your Water Heater

If you’ve ever run out of hot water mid-shower or while washing dishes, you understand just how important your water heater is to your daily comfort and routine. Unfortunately, most of us take our water heaters for granted until they breakdown. Watching out for these signs that it’s time to replace your water heater will […]

How to Set Up Your Humidifier for the Spring and Summer

Over the winter, many Canadian homeowners rely on flow-through or whole-home humidifiers to combat the dry indoor air that results from the use of their heating systems. During the summer, your HVAC system doesn’t need as much help regulating the humidity, so it’s important to know how to set up your humidifier for warmer seasons […]

The Best Smart Thermostat: Nest vs. iComfort vs. Daikin One+

Smart thermostats can improve your home comfort and save you money, but the increasing number of options can make the decision more complicated than it needs to be. We’ve created a guide with our three favourite models to help you choose the best smart thermostat for your home.

Water Heater Replacement and Service in Windsor

The number of equipment options and service providers available can make replacing your water heater feel overwhelming. If this sounds like you, then look no further than the most trusted water heater replacement and repair service provider in Windsor, Fahrhall.

Get Ready for Spring by Improving Your Indoor Air Quality

Winter is coming to a much-anticipated close, which means it’s time to break out the spring cleaning supplies and get rid of all of the dust, grime, and clutter that accumulated over the past few months. If you truly want your home to have that clean, crisp, spring shine, you should consider improving your indoor […]

Furnace Repair and Service Experts Windsor

In Canada, having a functional furnace is much more than a creature comfort, it’s a necessity that allows us to endure the long, harsh winters. The Canadian cold really takes a toll on our heating systems. But, luckily, the residents of Windsor, Ontario have the experts at Fahrhall to rely on for all your furnace […]

Understanding How to Use an HRV System

It seems that HRV systems are one of the best-kept HVAC secrets, which is surprising because you’d be hard-pressed to find a home, especially in Canada, that wouldn’t benefit from one. In order to demystify these systems, we’re going to highlight a few of their benefits and explain how you can use an HRV system […]

Difference Between a Boiler and Water Heater

We often get asked, “What’s the difference between a boiler and a water heater?” and surprisingly, a lot of homeowners believe they are the same thing. Although they perform some of the same functions, each type of unit operates differently with unique functionality. We’ve broken down everything you need to know about the differences between […]

Closing Your Vents Could Be Damaging Your Furnace

For homeowners in Windsor, a furnace is an essential part of life during the winter, but it can also be costly. In an effort to cut costs, many homeowners believe that closing the vents in the low traffic rooms around their homes will reduce wasted heat, but unfortunately, it can damage your furnace.

Save On Energy with a Smart Thermostat

In Canada, the winters are frigid, and the summers are sweltering, which means homeowners rely on their heating and cooling systems to keep them comfortable for the majority of the year. While you can’t put a price on happiness, utility bills do put a price on home comfort. Using a smart thermostat in conjunction with […]

Why Is There Water Around My Furnace?

Finding a pool of water around any appliance or piece of home comfort equipment is never a good sign, but it can be especially concerning when it happens to your furnace. In most cases, it’s usually a simple fix, but we’ve broken down a few of the possible causes for finding water around your furnace […]

Why Carbon Monoxide Detectors Are So Important

Winter is now in full swing, which means we’re all relying on our furnaces to keep us warm, but it’s important to remember that they have the potential to be dangerous if they aren’t properly maintained. Old or damaged gas furnaces are one of the main causes of carbon monoxide poisoning, but even if you […]

Benefits of an IBC Tankless Water Heater

We often don’t realize how important hot water is until we experience a sudden cold shower, so you probably haven’t thought about what type of water heater you’re using either. Standard tank water heaters are the most common, but there are many benefits to making the change to a tankless water heater.

Extreme Cold vs. Your Furnace

When cold snaps hit, and they always do during the winter, it can put a lot of stress on your heating system. Every year our lines are flooded with calls from homeowners in need of furnace repair at the first onset of extreme cold weather. We’ve put together a few tips to give your furnace […]

Fahrhall’s 24/7 Emergency Heating Service

With the temperature dropping below freezing, the last thing any homeowner wants is for their heating system to fail. Furnaces aren’t designed to last forever. Sometimes they break down without warning, often at the most inconvenient times like over the holidays, and it’s imperative to get the heat flowing again as soon as possible. Not […]

Which Direction Should My Furnace Filter Face?

Replacing your furnace filter may seem like a simple task, but a large number of homeowners don’t realize that there is a right way and a wrong way to install them. We’ve put together some furnace filter tips, including which direction to install them, to help you get your heating system running at its best.

Furnace Not Heating? Here’s What to Do!

Canadians rely on their furnaces to get them through the winter, so it’s not uncommon for homeowners to panic if their heating system stops working. If you notice your furnace is not heating your home adequately this winter, try these tips before you call Fahrhall for service!

How to Tell If Your Furnace Has Flood Damage

Homeowners in Windsor, Ontario, are no stranger to fall flooding caused by excess precipitation, but many don’t realize the damage it can cause to their home comfort systems. We’ve broken down the steps you should follow if you suspect your home comfort systems, like your furnace and water heater, may have sustained flood damage.

Why Improving Indoor Air Quality Is Essential During the Winter

November is National Lung Month, which makes it the perfect time to complete an indoor air quality audit in preparation for the frigid winter ahead. Do you have dry skin, frequent congestion, or excessive dust around your home? Improving your indoor air quality this winter could be the solution to all of these problems, and […]

Tips for Selecting the Right Humidifier

Across Canada, the frigid winter temperatures bring dry household air, and Windsor is no exception. Dry air can negatively impact your home as well as your health, but a whole humidifier can help. We’ve put together a few humidifier tips to educate you about the benefits of balancing the humidity levels in your home.

Renting vs. Owning a Fahrhall Furnace

Replacing a furnace can be an overwhelming process for a lot of homeowners because they want to get a unit that will last and get the most for their hard-earned money. We often get asked if renting or buying a furnace is best, so we’ve broken down the facts behind each of these financing options.

Fall Furnace Maintenance and Why It’s Important

It’s important to get as much work done around the house as possible before the frigid winter weather arrives. Furnace maintenance is no different; here are a few of the reasons you should get a professional to maintain your furnace this fall.

Which Furnace Filter Is Best?

We’ve discussed how important it is to regularly change your furnace filter in the past, but people often ask us which furnace filters are the best. There are several options to choose from, but most furnace filters are one of three types.

Understanding Fahrhall’s Furnace Protection Plans

Having a functioning furnace is a necessity for Canadian homeowners, especially during the fall and winter. Fahrhall offers three levels of protection plans, Bronze, Silver Plus, and Gold Plus, to ensure your heating system is well maintained and operating properly. Here is everything you need to know about these system saving plans.

Prepare Your Air Conditioner For Fall and Winter

No one ever wants to admit it, but summer is sadly coming to an end. Here are a few tips you can follow to prepare your air conditioner for its off-season rest to ensure it comes through the long fall and frigid winter ready for another summer of hard work.

How Was Your AC Performance This Summer?

With summer coming to a close, now is a great time to reflect on the memories you’ve made, but it also means it’s time to take an honest look back at the performance of your AC over the past few months. Think your air conditioner could be on its last legs? There are a few […]

What To Do If Your Air Conditioner Freezes

If your air conditioner freezes or you notice it starting to ice up, the first thing you need to do is shut the unit off immediately. Allowing your air conditioner to continue running while it is frozen can cause serious, sometimes irreparable, damage to your unit. If your AC does freeze up, you’ll most likely […]

The Difference Between One-stage and Two-stage Cooling

You love your air conditioner, but have you ever taken the time to get to know it? The reality is most homeowners know very little about the AC units responsible for keeping them cool and comfortable throughout the scorching summers. One of the most common questions we get is about the difference between one-stage and […]

Does Your Air Conditioner Use R22 Refrigerant?

The HVAC industry, like many others, is constantly adapting to be as environmentally conscious as possible. R22, more commonly known as Freon, is a chemical refrigerant used in air conditioners that was found to be a major cause of ozone depletion and phased out of the industry. As of January 1, 2020, you can no […]

3 Tips to Improve AC Efficiency

Every summer Canadians are faced with the dilemma of paying expensive bills or being cool and comfortable. This summer don’t break the bank, or a sweat, by following these simple steps to improve AC efficiency.

Can The AC Run All Day?

On extremely hot days, you might be tempted to leave the AC on to run all day, even if you’re not home, to ensure that the house is cool when you eventually return. While you certainly can do that, a better option would be to install a smart thermostat that can automatically adjust the temperature […]

How to Reset Your Air Conditioner

There might be times you need to reset your air conditioner. Most often, this will be required if there’s been a power outage, and the air conditioner was tripped and shut off. In order to get the cool air flowing again, you’ll likely need to reset it.

Save on a New Air Conditioner with our Summer Promotion

If your air conditioner was installed before 2010, it’s time to start thinking about an upgrade.

Choose the Right AC Installation Company

When it comes time to upgrade your air conditioner, choosing the right unit is just half of the equation—you also need to ensure you choose the right AC installation company.

Can I Replace the AC Myself?

There are a lot of DIY projects that homeowners can safely undertake, but air conditioner replacement is definitely not one of them. Not only do you need specialized tools and extensive training to remove and replace the AC, installing a cooling system yourself could void any manufacturer warranty.

FAQ About Air Conditioners with Scott Stevens

Scott Stevens is the General Manager at Fahrhall Home Comfort Specialists and has helped countless homeowners improve their home comfort. Today, he shares some insider tips about AC repair, service and installation.

Minimize Wear and Tear on Your Air Conditioner

A new air conditioner can be a significant financial investment. To protect your AC, and keep your home cool and comfortable the whole season, take some steps to minimize the wear and tear on the system.

Pro Tip: Replace Air Conditioner Before Summer

Before the hot weather arrives for good, make sure your AC system is up to the task of keeping you and your family cool and comfortable all summer long. It’s always best to proactively replace your air conditioner, rather than waiting for it to break down.

Difference Between a Ductless and Central AC

When considering AC installation, there are two different systems that you could use: ductless or central AC. Both have their benefits and deciding which one is best for your home will depend on a number of factors.

Benefits of Financing an AC

If you need to replace your air conditioner but don’t want to pay the full cost up front, a great option is financing an AC. When you finance, the cost of a new system and installation is broken down into affordable monthly payments. Best of all, you are not required to make a down payment!

Purchase An AC Protection Plan Online

You can save money on air conditioner repair and maintenance with an AC protection plan. Coverage is good for a year and comes with a number of benefits including:

How to Troubleshoot AC Issues

When you turn on the air conditioner for the first time, you might run into some problems. Sometimes, common AC issues can be resolved by homeowners and don’t require a call to the cooling company.

Reduce Allergy Symptoms at Home

During the spring and summer, allergy sufferers retreat to their homes to escape the pollen and other allergens outside that cause symptoms like itchy eyes, running noses and constant sneezing. But, did you know that indoor air can actually be more polluted than outside?

Best Smart Thermostats

An often overlooked piece of equipment is the thermostat, but it can have a significant effect on your home comfort. There are many options for smart thermostats and it can be hard to figure out which one is best for your needs.

When Should I Schedule AC Maintenance?

It’s important to have your air conditioner professionally inspected every year by a reputable HVAC company. While it’s nice to have AC maintenance done in the spring before using the air conditioner for the first time, you should know that waiting until later in the summer is ok too!

Daikin Ductless Spring Promotion

Save up to $1,000 (in instant savings) when you install a qualifying Daikin ductless system until June 15, 2020. There’s no better time to upgrade your home comfort system than the spring. Take your comfort to a new level and SAVE BIG at the same time!

Lennox Spring Promotion

It’s time to save BIG with our Lennox spring promotion!

Increase Comfort, Lower Monthly Bills

When you have your furnace or air conditioner running, there’s one thing you can do to help increase home comfort and minimize bills—schedule yearly maintenance.

Save Money on Furnace Maintenance and Repair

If you want to save money on annual furnace maintenance and future furnace repairs, invest in a protection plan. These are plans offered by HVAC companies where, in exchange for a small monthly payment, you’ll have access to a number of benefits.

Are You Concerned About Your Indoor Air Quality?

If you’re worried about the quality of the indoor air you’re breathing in your home, one of the best things to do is install a whole-home air purification system.

Troubleshooting Common Furnace Problems

When something goes wrong with your heating system, don’t panic! Sometimes there’s an incredibly easy fix and you can have the heat flowing again in just a few minutes. Here are some things to try to troubleshoot common furnace problems!

Can a Furnace Run Without Electricity?

Even though your furnace is fuelled by gas, it requires electricity to operate, so it will not work during a power outage.

What a Banging Sound Coming from Your Furnace Means

Any time you hear a new noise coming from your furnace, it’s an indication that there is something wrong with the system. When the heating system starts making a banging sound, it could be a sign that the main blower or combustion blower is damaged or malfunctioning.

How Extremely Cold Weather Affects the Furnace

Did you know furnaces are sized in accordance with the home’s square footage and average winter temperature for the area? For most of the winter, that means your furnace should have no trouble keeping up with the weather. However, if we experience record-setting cold temperatures, your furnace might have trouble keeping up. During times of […]

Ideal Thermostat Settings for Winter

Heating your home can be expensive, but you don’t have to sacrifice warmth to save money. To balance comfort and expenses, use these ideal thermostat settings during the winter.

How to Repair a Lennox Furnace

It can be frustrating when you run into a problem with your heating system and it’s not working as expected. If you’re having issues with your Lennox furnace, try these three fixes before calling for service or repair:

Save on a New Furnace with These Winter Promotions

We’re excited to announce details about the new Lennox and Daikin winter promotions. With these manufacturer discounts, you can save up to $1,500 when purchasing and installing a qualifying whole-home comfort system.

How to Repair a Daikin Furnace

If you run into a problem with your Daikin furnace, there are a few things to try before calling for professional repair:

Keep Furnace Intake and Exhaust Pipes Clear of Snow

After a snowstorm, it’s important to check that snow is not blocking the furnace intake and exhaust pipes. If you use a gas furnace, you’ll have two pipes outside of your home. The intake pipe pulls in fresh air for combustion, while the exhaust pipe expels the byproduct of the heating process. To work safely […]

Help Prevent Furnace Problems with This One Tip

January is a busy month for furnace repair calls. As the temperature continues to drop, heating systems have to run continuously to keep homes warm and comfortable. While there are a number of reasons you could run into furnace problems, too often we’re called in for service when the issue could have easily been prevented […]

Emergency Furnace Service Available in Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent

If your heating system breaks down over the holiday season, Fahrhall Home Comfort Specialists offers 24/7 emergency furnace service.

FAQ About Furnaces with Scott Stevens

Scott Stevens is the General Manager at Fahrhall Home Comfort Specialists and has helped countless homeowners increase their home comfort. Today, he shares some insider tips about furnace repair, service and installation.

3 Heating Safety Tips for Winter

Keep your home warm and family safe this winter by following a few heating safety tips.

Why the Correct Furnace Size is Important

When purchasing a new heating system, it’s critical that the furnace size matches the size of your home. Installing a system that is too big or too small can cause a number of issues.

Easy Furnace Replacement

Buying a new heating system is not as exciting as purchasing a new home or car, but it’s an important decision because it has a significant effect on your overall home comfort. We know that the furnace replacement process can be confusing and overwhelming, which is why we’ve made the process simple and straightforward for […]

Save Money on Furnace Repair

No one wants to spend money on furnace repair, but with our bitterly cold winters, if there’s an issue you don’t really have an option but to call for heating service. The good news is, there’s a way to save money—enroll in a Fahrhall Protection Plan.

Furnace Repair vs Furnace Replacement

If there’s a problem with your heating system, you need to decide if it’s better to schedule furnace repair or if you might be better off with a furnace replacement. While every situation is unique, there are a few guidelines that can help you make the decision.

Best Way to Improve Indoor Air Quality

Winter is coming and that means everyone is getting ready to shut and seal windows and doors to keep the cold weather outside. That also means you might be dealing with low air quality inside your home. Don’t struggle to keep your indoor air fresh and clean this winter, follow these tips to improve indoor […]

Make Sure Your Furnace is Ready for Winter

The best way to get your furnace ready for winter is to schedule professional maintenance. The benefits of a yearly furnace tune-up and inspection include proper system functionality, improved indoor air quality, enhanced energy efficiency and increased system lifespan.

Prompt Furnace Repair in Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent

If The Old Farmer’s Almanac is to be believed, then we’re in for a cold, snowy winter, and heating systems are going to be working overtime to meet demand. It’s important to be prepared and know who to call if you need any type of furnace repair or service in the Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent regions.

5 Tips to Increase Furnace Efficiency

Your heating system works hard to keep your home warm and comfortable. Here are a few steps you can take to help increase furnace efficiency and enjoy the benefits of a more evenly-heated home and lower monthly energy bills.

Purchase a Furnace Protection Plan Online

You should be scheduling yearly furnace maintenance. It’s the best way to help keep your heating system reliably operating during the cold winters in the Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent areas. When you purchase a furnace protection plan through Fahrhall Home Comfort Specialists, a yearly 32-point inspection is always included, in addition to other benefits such as […]

How Long Does a Furnace Last?

A furnace should last about 20 years on average; however, there are a number of factors that could affect how long your heating system can keep your home warm and comfortable.

Time to Schedule Your Furnace Tune-Up

Winter weather can be unpredictable, but at some point, the temperature will drop and you’ll need your furnace to keep the home warm and comfortable. Be prepared for the sudden cold weather with a furnace tune-up.

Fahrhall is a Trusted Heating, Cooling and Plumbing Company

Fahrhall Home Comfort Specialists is a locally owned and operated company that provides furnace, air conditioning and plumbing services for the Windsor area. We’ve built our business on our reputation for quality and honest service and have grown to become a trusted heating, cooling and plumbing company in the area.

Fall in Love with Our Lennox Fall Promotion!

It’s time to save BIG with our Lennox fall promotion! As one of the leading home comfort system manufacturers, the Lennox brand is associated with outstanding quality and reliability. Fahrhall is proud to be a Lennox Premier Dealer and to offer our customers Lennox heating and cooling products along with great savings this season.

Rake in the Savings with our Daikin Fall Promotion!

There’s no better time to upgrade your home comfort system than with the return of our Daikin Fall Promotion. Take your comfort to a new level this autumn and SAVE BIG at the same time!

Central Air Conditioner Maintenance for the Fall

When the weather changes and you no longer need to run your central AC, take some time to ensure the system is clean, protected and serviced. A little bit of air conditioner maintenance in the fall will help ensure it’s ready when you need it next spring!

Importance of a Level Air Conditioner

The importance of a level air conditioner cannot be overstated and that’s why Fahrhall Home Comfort technicians always take great care to ensure that on every install, the condenser is completely level.

Affordable AC Installation

There are affordable AC installation options in the Windsor-Essex & Chatham-Kent areas. By taking advantage of manufacturer discounts and government rebate programs, you can save a significant amount of money. If you’d prefer to spread out the cost over a number of months, you can choose to finance or rent the equipment, making upgrading your […]

Frequently Asked Questions About a Broken Air Conditioner

When the air conditioner breaks, it can cause frustration for homeowners, especially if the system shuts down during a heatwave. If you’re a panicked homeowner looking for answers about your broken air conditioner, here are some of the most frequently asked questions we’ve received over the phone and online.

Can Floodwater Damage an Air Conditioner?

The outdoor condenser unit is designed to withstand rain, but can be damaged if it’s submerged in water. Unfortunately, in the Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent areas, it’s not unusual for homeowners to have to deal with large amounts of floodwater — so it’s important to know what to do if your air conditioner has been exposed […]

Air Conditioner Repair or Air Conditioner Replacement?

At some point, you’ll be faced with a decision. Should you spend money on air conditioner repair or invest in a new AC system. It can be a hard decision to make, so here are some things to consider before making a final choice.

Best Air Conditioner for an Older Home

If you live in an older home without central air conditioning, you don’t have to suffer through the summer without AC. The best air conditioner for a home without existing ductwork is a ductless mini-split system that delivers cool air without the need for messy and expensive duct installation.

New Daikin One+ Thermostat Now Available

There’s a new smart thermostat available in the Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent regions— the Daikin One+. This unique product has an intuitive interface and is the first product that offers true two-way communication with Daikin HVAC systems.

We Supply and Install the Most Popular Lennox Air Conditioners

Since 1895, the Lennox brand has been synonymous with quality and reliability, that’s why Fahrhall Home Comfort Specialists is proud to be a Premier Dealer for the Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent regions and offer our clients a selection of Lennox air conditioners.

Three Reasons Your Air Conditioner Isn’t Working

If your air conditioner isn’t working, don’t panic. Before calling for AC repair, try these three fixes to see if you can get the cold air flowing.

Broken AC? Schedule Your Free Replacement Quote

Air conditioners are not purchases many homeowners are excited to make; however, it’s an important decision as it will determine your comfort during our hot—and sometimes uncomfortable—summer season. If you have a broken AC, don’t wait, schedule your free, no-obligation quote from Fahrhall Home Comfort Specialists and learn about the available AC options, rebates and […]

New Daikin Fit Now Available in Windsor-Essex & Chatham-Kent

Fahrhall Home Comfort Specialists is the area’s only Daikin dealer and we’re proud to announce that the Daikin Fit is now available for installation for homeowners in the Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent region.

Spring Cleaning Tasks You Might Have Missed

This time of year, we’re busy with AC maintenance calls and plumbing requests. Often, we encounter problems that could have been avoided if homeowners incorporated some—often neglected—HVAC and plumbing tasks into their spring cleaning routine.

Help Your Allergy Symptoms by Improving Indoor Air Quality

Summer is still a few weeks away, but people who suffer from allergies are already dealing with itchy eyes, stuffy noses and constant sneezing. While heading indoors should provide relief, if you have poor indoor air quality — you could be more miserable inside than outside.

Don’t Wait Until Summer to Schedule Air Conditioner Maintenance

One of the biggest mistakes homeowners make when it comes to their air conditioner is waiting to schedule air conditioner maintenance. Too many people wait until the first hot day to turn on their AC, only to discover that something is not working correctly. This year, don’t wait until summer to have your annual inspection […]

AC Upgrade is Affordable with Rent-to-Own Air Program

Some homeowners plan to upgrade their air conditioners and are able to save and budget for the new purchase. However, sometimes a system unexpectedly breaks down and needs to be replaced immediately. Fahrhall understands that upgrading an air conditioner is a financial investment and is happy to work with our customers to find a solution […]

Do You Need Professional AC Maintenance Every Year?

Even if you’re not experiencing any problems with your air conditioner, you should schedule AC maintenance every year. Preventative maintenance can increase efficiency, improve comfort and help ensure that your system will reliably keep you cool and comfortable—all season long.

Save up to $1,550 on a New Daikin Whole-Home System

It’s that time of year again when the temperatures are fluctuating and we’re anxiously waiting for the warm weather to stay. Now is also the perfect time to improve your home comfort with a heating and cooling system while saving with our Daikin Spring Promotion!

AC Checklist to Get Ready for the Spring and Summer

There are a few important tasks to undertake in order to get your air conditioner ready for the spring and summer. We’ve put together an AC checklist to make sure your cooling system will be ready when the warm weather finally arrives in the Windsor-Essex & Chatham-Kent areas. Clear Out Debris Around Condenser During the […]

Meet Our Technician Denis

At Fahrhall Home Comfort Specialists, we’re dedicated to providing the highest quality of service to our customers. Whether it be during an AC repair appointment, new furnace installation, or service check-up, our professional HVAC technicians are at the forefront of customers’ experience with our company. This is why we want to recognize and highlight one […]

Should You Be Repairing or Replacing Your HVAC System?

When a home comfort system, like a furnace or air conditioner, suddenly stops working it can put a homeowner in a sticky situation. Should the system be repaired or replaced? While repair may cost less at first, there are a number of ways that it can end up costing you more in the long run. […]

Our Lennox Spring Promotion is Here

As one of the leading home comfort system manufacturers, the Lennox brand is associated with outstanding quality and reliability. Fahrhall is proud to be a Lennox Premier Dealer and to offer our customers Lennox heating and cooling products along with great savings this season.

Benefits of a Rent-To-Own Water Heater

When it comes time to replace your home’s water heater, generally you’ll be given the option of either buying the unit outright or renting it from the HVAC provider. While some people are fine with these options, Fahrhall offers its customers a third option, Rent-To-Own.

New HVAC Systems Add Value to Your Home

When someone installs a new HVAC system in their house, it’s usually to improve their overall home comfort. Outdated systems can wear down, be unreliable and provide inefficient heating and cooling throughout the home. However, there’s also another reason to upgrade—installing a new HVAC system can add value to a home—which is important if you’re […]

We Never Subcontract HVAC Repairs, Service or Installation

At Fahrhall Home Comfort Specialists, we believe in providing the highest quality of service to each and every one of our customers. While the systems and products we sell are a part of that experience, our heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) technicians are at the forefront of every interaction with our customers during repairs […]

Save Money with a Furnace Protection Plan

Homeowners don’t think too much about their heating systems. However, it’s important to keep an eye on your furnace and schedule regular maintenance to ensure it’s able to keep the home warm and comfortable throughout the winter season. By purchasing a furnace protection plan, you can have peace-of-mind because your annual inspection is included, plus […]

The Cost of Furnace Repair

The price of furnace repair can vary depending on a number of factors including the part that needs to be repaired or replaced, whether your heating system is still covered under warranty and if you have any type of maintenance or protection plan.

Finance a New Furnace with Fahrhall Home Comfort Specialists

Many people prefer to finance a new furnace, rather than paying for it outright. Financing is an attractive option because of the ability to install a new system right away and the affordable monthly payments.

Conquer Cold Climates with Our Daikin Winter Promotion

There’s no better time to upgrade your home comfort system than with the return of our Daikin Winter Promotion. Improve your home comfort and save on the installation of a whole-home comfort system.

Cost of a New Furnace in Windsor Essex

Replacing a heating system is a financial investment and when the time comes for an upgrade, we get many calls inquiring about the cost of a new furnace. While we would love to be able to answer questions like this, it’s impossible to give an accurate quote without first seeing the home and discussing what […]

Improve Indoor Air Quality with the iWave

Air quality can be worse inside than outside—especially in the winter when air is trapped because of closed windows and doors. Polluted indoor air affects everyone, but can be especially difficult for those with breathing or respiratory problems. One of the best solutions to improve indoor air quality is the iWave air purifier, a maintenance-free, […]

A Storm of Savings is Coming Your Way with our Lennox Winter Promotion

Fahrhall Home Comfort Specialists is happy to announce the details of our Lennox Winter Promotion!

Best Furnace Brand to Install

When it comes time to install a new heating system, furnace brand matters. There are certain companies that manufacturer substandard equipment and others that have legendary reliability; however, it’s important to remember that quality installation is just as important. When trying to determine the best furnace brand to install, you need to carefully consider the […]

Best Heating System for Southwestern Ontario — Heat Pump or Furnace?

As heat pumps—also called ductless mini-split systems—become more popular in Southwestern Ontario, more homeowners are considering installing this alternate heating system when it comes time for a furnace replacement. Deciding on a heat pump or furnace will depend on a number of factors, and it’s important to choose a new heating system that meets your […]

Leaves And Snow Can Cause A Need For Furnace Repair

With December almost at an end, it is safe to say that everyone has their furnaces already running for the winter. Something homeowners should be sure to remember this winter is to rake and remove the leaves on their property. The longer you leave them on your lawn, the greater the chance that snow will […]

A Garage Heater – An Unconventional Holiday Gift

Do you know somebody who can’t get enough of their garage during the summer, but can’t use the space once cold weather hits? Give the gift of warmth this holiday season with a garage heater, and let them reclaim their favourite spot in the house.

Dangers Of A Cracked Heat Exchanger

Your furnace is one of the first lines of defence against the cold weather outside so it’s essential to make sure it’s performing at peak efficiency. However, sometimes issues arise that could potentially leave your heat and home in danger. A cracked heat exchanger is a furnace problem homeowners should fix right away, as neglecting […]

Furnace Tips For Before And After A Snowstorm

You can never be sure when and where a big snowstorm is going to hit, but you can make sure the furnace is prepared for all unpredictable winter weather. Homeowners should take a few necessary steps to make sure their furnace is ready, both before and after the snow falls.

Nominate Someone Deserving for a Free Lennox Furnace

Fahrhall Home Comfort Specialists wants to Give the Gift of Warmth this holiday season!

Guide to Buying a New Furnace

Deciding to upgrade a heating system is a big financial decision, however, a new furnace can help reduce energy bills and help prevent costly repairs and sudden breakdowns. Make sure to choose the right furnace for your needs and home by considering the AFUE rating, output capacity and select a reputable furnace installation company.

Eliminate Window Condensation with an HRV

As the weather outside becomes colder, you may have noticed that your home has more window condensation than usual. Water on the inside of windows simply means the glass surface has cooled enough to allow moisture to condense from the air inside. Window condensation is common in homes during the winter, but can best be […]

Benefits of a Smart Thermostat

Bundling a smart thermostat with a furnace installation can improve energy efficiency, provide more control and make life easier.

Why DIY Furnace Repair is Never a Good Idea

While it can be tempting to perform DIY furnace repair, the risks and costs involved make it a terrible idea. Hiring a professional can actually save time, keep everyone safe and save money.

Prepare Your AC for Colder Weather

While it’s important to schedule annual furnace maintenance, don’t forget about winterizing your AC unit. It’s essential to prepare it for colder weather.

Furnace Damaged from Flooding in Chatham and Windsor?

It seems every year, more people in the Chatham and Windsor area are dealing with the aftermath of flooding and the destruction it’s caused to homes — especially basements. During stormy weather and flooding, there are safety hazards concerning your heating and cooling systems, so protect HVAC equipment and keep your family safe during heavy […]

Fahrhall Donated A Furnace & AC to Border City Boxing Club!

With the support of our community partners, we were able to facilitate the installation of a brand new high-efficiency, industry leading furnace and air-conditioner for the Border City Boxing Club & Family Fitness Centre so people can enjoy world class workouts all year round in total comfort.

Fall is the Perfect Time for Furnace Service

To ensure your house is comfortable throughout the fall and winter, schedule annual furnace service before the cold weather arrives. Yearly service can help reduce the chance of a breakdown, ensure the system is operating safely and help lower monthly energy bills.

Benefits of Scheduling Professional Furnace Maintenance

On top of keeping your system running smoothly, professional furnace maintenance can help lower monthly utility bills, increase reliability and help extend a heating system’s lifespan.

Enjoy Fantastic Fall Savings with Our Lennox Promotion!

In the market for a new home comfort system this fall? Take advantage of our 2018 Lennox promotion!

ENERGY STAR and EnerGuide Ratings for a New Air Conditioner

Energy efficiency is one of the most important factors to consider when shopping for a new air conditioner, as it can help lower utility bills and reduce your carbon footprint. While most people have seen the EnerGuide label and ENERGY STAR symbol that are commonly found on air conditioners, understanding the difference between them can […]

Is a Central Air Conditioning System Better Than a Ductless Mini-Split?

Upgrading your air conditioner can provide improved home comfort and greater energy efficiency, but it’s important to learn about the different cooling options before buying a new AC. The two main options are a central air conditioner or ductless mini-split system. Deciding which is best for your home starts with learning about the different benefits […]

What Is the Best SEER Rating for a New AC?

One of the most important factors affecting an air conditioner’s cost and performance is the Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio (SEER). You’re probably thinking—what is the ideal SEER rating for your new AC?

Tips to Extend AC Lifespan

An air conditioner can generally be expected to last between 10 and 15 years, but there are some important things you can do to extend AC lifespan.

Quick Guide to MERV Ratings and Air Filters

Some of the most common questions we get from homeowners is about air filters and MERV ratings. In the summer, when allergy symptoms can be at their worst, people want to ensure that they’re using the right filter for their needs and their air conditioning system. We’ve put together a quick guide to help homeowners […]

Maintenance Plan vs. Manufacturer Warranty: Which is Best?

Investing in a new home comfort system is a decision that requires careful research and consultation with a heating and cooling specialist, but what is the best way to protect your investment for years to come?

Important Safety Reminder about Natural Gas Leaks

There are certain things tasks around the house that homeowners can safely tackle—but then there are times when a professional should be called. Anytime you’re working on a project that requires contact with natural gas lines, please use a registered and licensed contractor.

Don’t Panic About the End of GreenON Rebates—Other Incentives Still Available

On Tuesday, June 19, 2018, it was announced that the GreenON rebate program was over. Many homeowners in the Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent region are confused about their eligibility, the status of their project and how the cancellation affects other incentives.

Relieve Allergy Symptoms by Improving Indoor Air Quality

Spring and summer months can be a tough time for allergy sufferers, but taking steps to improve your indoor air quality (IAQ) can make a huge difference. We’ve put together a list of useful tips to help you breathe easier this allergy season.

Invest in a Standby Generator Before the Next Storm

We live in an area that is susceptible to some violent spring and summer storms. Lightning, strong winds and driving rain are all common in Windsor-Essex & Chatham-Kent and it’s not unusual for the power to go out as a result. Losing power is more than just an inconvenience, it can cause major damage to […]

Everything You Need to Know About Buying a New AC

Thinking about upgrading to a new air conditioner? Navigating your way through the buying process can be complicated—and with all the different options and terminology—homeowners can easily become overwhelmed. That’s why we’ve put together a useful guide to help make buying a new AC simple and easy!

Four Reasons to Schedule AC Maintenance Before Summer

The official start of summer is less than a month away, but is your air conditioner ready to take on the heat? Nothing is more frustrating on a hot summer day than a malfunctioning or underperforming AC and scheduling routine maintenance will help you avoid this scenario while also giving you other major benefits.

Best Air Conditioning Repair Company in Windsor-Essex County

Fahrhall Home Comfort Specialists is proud to be the premier air conditioning repair company in Windsor-Essex County and the first call for many area homeowners when they’re having AC trouble. To become the foremost HVAC company in the area, we only hire the best technicians and always strive to exceed our customers’ expectations.

Air Conditioner Maintenance to Get Ready for Summer

Spring is in the air, so that means it’s time to make sure your AC is ready to take on the warm weather ahead. From scheduling air conditioner maintenance to upgrading your thermostat, there are a number of tasks you can do to get your AC ready!

Upgrade Your Cooling System and Finance a New Air Conditioner

Upgrading a home’s cooling system is a financial investment and sometimes homeowners haven’t budgeted for the expense of AC replacement. You can still benefit from a new air conditioner even if you can’t afford to pay for the new system up front with Fahrhall Home Comfort Specialists and Snap Home Finance.

Take Care of Your Air Conditioner with a Protection Plan

Many area homeowners are taking advantage of manufacturer discounts and promotions to upgrade their cooling system before the summer. Having an upgraded AC system can increase home comfort and efficiency, but it’s also important to take care of your new air conditioner with a protection plan.

AC Maintenance Tips for New Homeowners

Buying a new home is one of the most exciting—and possibly overwhelming—events in a person’s life. For those that have spent the majority of their adult lives renting a condo or apartment, it can be intimidating to suddenly have to maintain a heating and cooling system. Don’t panic trying to get your air conditioner up […]

A Ductless System can Replace a Window AC!

Even homes that have central air conditioning might require an additional system to keep certain areas of the home cool and comfortable. For example, home additions or converted garages that typically aren’t serviced by the original central air conditioning system. Instead of using a window AC to keep these rooms cool—install a ductless system.

Benefits of a Ductless Mini-Split in Your Home

If you’re looking to upgrade your cooling system, remember that you’re not restricted to using a central air conditioning system. There are other options available and an increasingly popular system is the ductless mini-split.

Stay Cool this Summer with an AC Tune-Up

The first day of spring has arrived and that means warm weather is on the way! This is the perfect opportunity to beat the rush and get your house ready for the summer season. Fahrhall Home Comfort Specialists wants to keep you cool and comfortable by scheduling your AC tune-up today.

Increase Energy Efficiency with a New Tankless Water Heater

The spring is a time to deep-clean, declutter and generally get your home ready for the warmer weather. It’s also a time to address any outstanding issues from the previous year and write your spring and summer to-do lists. If your to-do list includes increasing energy efficiency around the house, you’ll want to look into […]

When was the Last Time You Changed Your Furnace Filter?

Many furnace problems have the same root cause—a dirty air filter. Neglected furnace filters build up dust and debris and can prevent air from freely flowing through the system. A clogged filter can trip the safety switch and cause your furnace to shut down and in extreme cases can even cause your heat exchanger to […]

Have Questions About HVAC Rebates? We Have Answers!

Increasing energy efficiency is important and there are many rebates and incentives available to help homeowners upgrade to high efficiency furnaces and air conditioners. Manufacturers, the provincial government and even energy distributors are all offering their own HVAC rebates to help Ontario homeowners switch to more energy friendly heating and cooling systems—and help the planet […]

Separating Furnace Myths From Furnace Facts

Fahrhall Home Comfort Specialists has been in business for over 50 years and over that time our service technicians have seen a lot. At times, they’ve gone on a service repair call, only to discover that the homeowner has inadvertently caused damage to their furnace. Other times, an expensive repair has been caused by furnace […]

Door-to-Door Furnace Scams Still Happening in Ontario

The Ontario government banned unsolicited door-to-door sales of most heating and air services back in March after many years of it being a serious issue. However, the recent story about a Toronto man with a mental disability being tricked into signing expensive heating and cooling contracts for everything from maintenance plans to HEPA filters proves that […]

Furnace Tripped the Breaker?

When a circuit is overloaded, the breaker trips to prevent damage. Your furnace should be connected to a dedicated breaker and ideally, shouldn’t overload the system. If your furnace tripped the breaker, something has seriously gone wrong and you’ll want to find the root of the problem before it causes major damage.

What to Look for in an HVAC Company for Furnace Repair or Replacement

Now that we’re into the bitter cold winter weather, furnaces are going into overdrive and you might find yourself needing furnace repair or replacement. But how do you know which HVAC company to choose?

Common Furnace Mistakes to Avoid in the New Year

With another year starting, it’s the perfect time to wipe the slate clean and start anew. Many people make resolutions to improve their lives and work hard on achieving their goals. As your home comfort specialists, Fahrhall would like to remind you of some common furnace mistakes homeowners make that can damage your heating system […]

Perfect Indoor Temperature for a NYE Party

Many people fight about the temperature in their homes. Usually, there is one person that likes it a bit warmer and someone that prefers a cooler environment. This disagreement can balloon quickly when you add others to the mix and host a party. A legitimate (but often ignored) aspect of party planning is deciding upon […]

Don’t Worry About Being Left in the Cold—Fahrhall Offers 24/7 Emergency NO HEAT Service!

The holiday season is HERE! There are festivities to enjoy left and right and plenty of good times to be had. What could possibly sour your mood? Unfortunately, a furnace breakdown and no heat may do it!

Be Aware of Cracked Heat Exchangers This Winter

As a homeowner, one thing you don’t want to hear is that there’s a crack in your furnace’s heat exchanger. If you do hear those words, the professional technician will most likely recommend replacing the whole furnace rather than trying to replace or repair the cracked heat exchanger.

Going on a Winter Vacation? Tips to Save Energy While You’re Away!

Many people travel during the winter. They’re either escaping to a tropical location to get a break from the snow and cold, or they pack up and travel to see family for the holiday season. Whenever you plan to be away from home, make sure you secure the house and take some measures to save […]

Are You Prepared for Upcoming Winter Storms?

As we ease into the colder temperatures, Canadians everywhere are focusing on keeping their homes warm and comfortable. The winter season also means making some final preparations before the temperatures drops way down, including preparing for winter storms.

Fixes for Furnace Blowing Cold Air

A common furnace problem that plagues many homeowners is their heating system blowing cold air. Before you panic, try these 3 common fixes to get the warm air flowing throughout your home again.

Protect Your Indoor Air Quality During National Lung Month

National Lung Month is all about raising awareness about the importance of lung health and ways to help Canadians breathe easier. An often overlooked aspect of lung health is the importance of your indoor air quality. Fahrhall Home Comfort Specialists knows first hand how polluted the air inside your home can be and want to […]

As Daylight Savings Time Ends, Be Sure to Check Smoke Alarms

When you wake up this morning, November 7th, remember that Daylight Savings Time (DST) has ended and you’ve actually “gained” an hour of sleep. Throughout the day, you’ll have to adjust wall clocks and any devices that didn’t automatically update. We’d also like to take the time to remind all our customers about the Change […]

Suffering From Dry Winter Air? Install a Whole Home Humidifier

It seems that there are only two seasons in our area — humid and dry. During the summer, the high temperatures can seem unbearable with the addition of humidity. During the winter, many people are plagued with dry skin and static electricity shocks due to the lack of moisture in the air. A whole home […]

Have You Booked Your Annual Furnace Tune Up Yet?

There are lots of things to get done during the autumn season: leaves to be raked, lawn furniture to be put away and planning for the upcoming holidays. We know that an annual furnace tune up is not always at the top of most homeowners to-do list, but it’s important to keep you and your […]

Benefits in Replacing AC and Furnace Systems at the Same Time

Furnace and air conditioners always seem to stop working at the worst time — during the coldest day of the winter or the hottest day of the summer. Instead of waiting for these home comfort systems to break down when you need them most, consider replacing AC and furnace systems at the same time — […]

Time for Winter AC Maintenance!

Air conditioning season is officially over. Soon the leaves are going to change and the temperature is going to drop and, before you know it, we’ll be in the snowy, frigid season of winter. The harsh winter weather can damage your outdoor AC unit, so ensure that your compressor is properly secured with our winter […]

Help Protect HVAC Equipment from Windsor Flooding

The Windsor area has been waterlogged this summer as we’ve experienced record-breaking rainfalls this year. It seems every year, more homeowners have to deal with the aftermath of the flooding and the destruction it’s caused to homes — especially basements. During stormy weather and flooding, there are safety hazards concerning your heating and cooling systems, […]

With Recent Windsor Flooding, A Tankless Water Heater is the Better Option

When hot water heaters are exposed to flood water, it’s always recommended to replace the unit rather than repair it. Sensitive valves, controls and thermostats will likely start to corrode after being exposed to water, and the surrounding insulation can become contaminated and corrode the equipment from the outside as it struggles to dry. With […]

NOW is the Time for AC and Furnace Replacement with our Daikin Fall Promo!

In just a few weeks, the leaves will start to change colours, pumpkin spice will take over everywhere and furnaces will start up all over the region. Make sure you’re ready and schedule your air conditioner and furnace replacement NOW to take advantage of our Daikin Fall Promo! Between September 1, 2017 and November 30, […]

Benefits of a Whole Home Air Purifier

As the temperature starts to drop and we begin to spend more time indoors, it’s important to ensure the air you’re breathing is healthy and clean. Poor indoor air quality can create a number of health problems—from headaches and sneezing to the development of asthma. There are many ways to improve your indoor air quality, […]

Causes and Signs of HVAC Mould

Mould can be extremely dangerous to your health. According to Health Canada1, exposure to indoor mould is associated with an increase in chronic wheezing, and associations have been found between a home’s dampness and the risk of developing asthma. To ensure the health of everyone in your home, make sure you know the causes and […]

Solar Powered Air Conditioning? We Can Install That!

Solar energy is becoming increasingly popular as more products enter the market that are solar powered. While there is a lot of press about solar cars, did you know that you can keep your home cool and comfortable with solar powered air conditioning?

Which HVAC Air Filter Should You Be Using?

One of the most important furnace and air conditioning maintenance jobs a homeowner can perform is to regularly inspect and replace their HVAC air filter. Filters help collect dust and allergens from circulating throughout the home and protect the delicate interior of your heating and cooling equipment.  

Before Calling for Air Conditioning Repair, Try These Tips to Improve AC Airflow

Is your air conditioner working, but not quite as powerful as you think it should be? Often, to improve AC airflow, there are a few DIY tasks you can do before calling for air conditioning repair.

Lightning Storms and Your Air Conditioner

Unless you’re new to the Windsor area, you probably already know that we can get some pretty impressive lightning storms—especially during the summer months. In fact, Windsor endures more storms than any other city in Canada, averaging 33 days of thunder and lightning a year! But did you know that running your air conditioner during […]

AC Problems: Condensate Drain Issues

After a summer of heavy usage, there’s a good chance that now is the time that something will go wrong with your cooling system. We find that at this time of year, we often respond to AC service calls that could’ve been prevented with a little maintenance on an air conditioner’s condensate drain.

Why Do I Get Air Conditioner Headaches?

It’s a strange but real occurrence—you turn on the air conditioner to escape the hot summer heat, but instead of being cool and comfortable, you end up with a splitting headache. While only a minority of people suffer from air conditioner headaches, they could be a signal that there is something wrong with your cooling […]

Don’t Forget to Maintain a Clean Air Conditioner Filter!

How much do we depend on our air conditioners throughout the long, hot summer months? A lot. However, many homeowners don’t consider the value of their air conditioner filter and how much your system depends on it for good functionality.

What to do About Frozen AC Coils

When an air conditioner unexpectedly turns off and you can’t get it to work again, the culprit is often frozen AC coils. There are usually subtle signs that your air conditioner is frozen, and if ignored will lead to a total system shutdown and potentially irreversible damage to the compressor.

Savings Start Here with Fahrhall’s Daikin Summer Promotion!

If your air conditioner has been on the fritz over the last few summers, it’s time to upgrade your system and keep cool all season! For a limited time, you can save UP TO $3,350 with Fahrhall Home Comfort Specialists’ Daikin Summer Promotion!

Keep Your Home Allergy Free this Spring!

All around the region, flowers are blooming and the buzz of spring is in the air. While most people are excited about the warm air, gentle breeze and freshly sprouted foliage, some dread this time of year because of allergies. For those that suffer from watery, itchy eyes and stuffy noses, springtime presents a challenge […]

The Benefits of a Tankless Water Heater

Have you ever argued with your family over who gets to shower first before the hot water runs out? Or waited a while before you did laundry to ensure you had enough hot water for the load? One of the biggest pains of a storage tank water heater is running out of hot water for […]

Benefits of Hiring a Pro for Air Conditioning Service this Summer

It’s the time of year when you feel extremely busy with everything going on in your life. Between work and planning summer vacation, the last thing you want to think about is dealing with a broken air conditioner. You may consider trying to fix it yourself with a DIY article available online—but the benefits of […]

The Present IESO Incentives Won’t Be Around for Long—Act Soon!

The current IESO incentives available for all Ontarians purchasing a heating and cooling system are set to expire on June 30th, 2017. These changes allow homeowners only a limited time to take advantage of the available savings.

We are Proud Daikin Comfort Pro Dealers!

Fahrhall is proud to be a Daikin Comfort Pro Dealer and provide our customers with top quality products and services. We choose to partner with Daikin because they are a premium brand and industry leader in the HVAC field. Their focus on producing innovative, premium quality indoor climate and comfort management solutions aligns with our […]

Keep Your Pets Happy and be Energy-Efficient with a Smart Thermostat

Smart thermostats have been touted for their energy saving ability in the last few years as they can save homeowners a lot of money on monthly utility bills. But as the warm weather approaches, there is another reason to invest in one—keeping your pets safe, healthy and happy! The obligation to keep our pets cool […]

Beat the Rush—Book Your Air Conditioning Maintenance NOW!

April is always a strange time of year in our area. One day you may be out and about in shorts, and the next morning you pull out the parka for a snowstorm! Luckily for us, we’re inching our way to warmer weather. Make sure your cooling system is ready for the sweltering season ahead […]

Employ Energy Efficient Landscaping to Keep Hydro Bills Down

Spring is officially here and the temperature is slowly rising. Many homeowners will soon turn their attention outside to get their yards ready for the summer season. With rising hydro rates, we’re all looking to increase home efficiency and decrease monthly bills. Try to incorporate some of these energy efficient landscaping tips this spring and […]

First Time Homebuyers, Don’t Skip the HVAC Inspection!

Buying a house is a stressful experience and can be especially overwhelming for first-time homeowners. Having never gone through the experience, many people are unaware of the types of questions they should be asking or what they should be looking for in a home. As spring approaches and more people start looking at buying their […]

Take a Moment When Daylight Savings Begins to Check Your Smoke Alarms

Fahrhall Home Comfort Specialists works hard to keep you and your family safe and comfortable with all of your heating and cooling needs. That’s why we want to bring awareness to the Daylight Saving Time “Change Your Clock, Change Your Battery” campaign. The goal of this campaign is to encourage people to get in the […]

Heating & Cooling Replacement Made Easy with Daikin and Fahrhall!

It’s that time of year again, when the temperatures are fluctuating up and down and we’re anxiously waiting for spring. It’s also the perfect time to upgrade your home comfort system with a heating and cooling replacement while saving BIG with our Daikin Spring Promotion!

Make All-Season Humidity Control a Priority

We like to feel as comfortable as possible at home. It’s where we go to truly relax and we strive to find a balance indoors to feel our best. There are many aspects to home comfort, and humidity control is an important one. Ensuring that your home is maintained at the proper humidity level is […]

Say Goodbye to the Winter Blues – Spring is Just Around the Corner!

February 2nd, is the official midpoint of winter, as it’s the halfway mark between the Winter Solstice and the Spring Equinox. That means that the end of winter is in sight and spring will be upon us soon! To get you through the last bit of cold weather, we’ve put together our top 5 ways […]

The Value of Professional Heating Installation

When it comes time for furnace replacement at home, make sure that you call in a professional. In an effort to save money, you might be tempted to take on the task of heating installation yourself. However, it is more cost-effective in the long term to hire a licensed professional for the following reasons: Decreased […]

Upgrade Your Home Heating with Furnace Replacement Through the Daikin Winter Promo!

Coming into the New Year, it seemed as though you might have been able to get by without investing in furnace replacement. But those warm temperatures didn’t last very long in the Windsor-Essex area, and we hate to say it’s only going to get colder through the rest of the winter months. But we do […]

Kidde Recall Demonstrates Importance of Smart Technologies

CBC has recently reported that 2 models of Kidde smoke detector and carbon monoxide alarms have been recalled: KN-COSM- IBCA (with battery backup) KN-COSM- ICA (without battery backup)

We Have Your 24/7 Emergency Heating Service Covered This Holiday Season

There’s fresh snow on the ground, the holidays are nearly here, and it’s almost time to enjoy all of the festivities you’ve been planning with your family and friends. We know that your furnace care and heating service is likely the furthest thing from your mind, but we’re available just in case! Fahrhall Home Comfort […]

Last Minute Holiday Decorating Just Got Easier

The holidays can be a stressful and busy time.  If you haven’t been able to squeeze in holiday decorating yet, don’t worry!  We’ve pulled together a few easy and inexpensive ways to dress up your home for the holiday season – we do more than heating (furnace) repair!

Keeping Your Home Efficient This Winter

Homeowners tend to face higher hydro bills in the winter because as temperatures drop, we turn to the thermostat to keep our homes cozy and comfortable. What many people don’t realize is that there are simple ways of keeping your home efficient without sacrificing comfort. With increased efficiency comes lower bills!

Leaves Can Actually Block Your Furnace & Force it to Stop Working!

It may be December now but last month had us feeling like it was late-September instead! The sun has been shining and the red, orange and yellow leaves have only now all fallen off the trees. The nice weather has allowed homeowners to prepare for the upcoming winter by tuning and starting up their furnaces […]

Evaluate Your Indoor Air Quality this National Lung Month

November marks National Lung Month in Canada, which is a time to support those who suffer from chronic lung disease and encourage the education of how to keep our lungs healthy. Fahrhall Home Comfort Specialists especially understands how critical clean indoor air quality is at home – it is where we spend most of our […]

Take Advantage of the Basement Flooding Protection Subsidy Program

Last month, the City of Windsor experienced record flooding that caused serious damage to many people’s property. Homeowners especially struggled with flooding basements and irreparable situations that their insurance simply will not cover. In light of this and what many people aren’t aware of, is that the City of Windsor actually offers a subsidiary to […]

New Preventative Maintenance Members Get $25 Off a Furnace Tune Up!

Most people only really think about their furnace when it’s time to turn it on (or off!) and when it’s not working as it should. But there’s a lot of care that should go into your furnace to keep it functioning properly and to avoid costly breakdowns.

Preparing for Seasonal Winter Storms

In Canada, we’ve come to expect very cold temperatures and flurries but can often be struck with severe storms that seemingly appear out of nowhere. It’s important to keep yourself and your home ready for the unexpected and ensure you’re preparing for seasonal winter storms in advance.

The Importance of a Clean Furnace Filter

Your furnace is responsible for keeping your home warm and comfortable through the long, cold Canadian winters. But it can only do its job properly if it’s well maintained, which includes ensuring that it has a clean furnace filter.

The HVAC Ratings All Homeowners Should Be Familiar With

Maintaining home efficiency is the best way to save money and help the environment by lowering your carbon footprint. But how exactly is efficiency rated in your HVAC (heating, ventilation, air conditioning) system? Understanding the most important HVAC ratings can benefit you when upgrading to new units and help you make an informed decision about […]

Book Your Furnace Repair Before Winter Strikes

As we gear up for winter, we start to organize our home inside and out. However, don’t forget to prepare the most significant part of your home that keeps your family comfortable in the chilly winter months ­– your furnace. Be sure to invest in furnace repair this season so you’re not left in the […]

The Benefits of Hiring a Pro

If you’re having issues with your furnace or your air conditioner, chances are you’ve thought about cutting costs and installing or servicing the unit yourself. This may seem simple at first, but there are many benefits of hiring a pro that will end up saving you more money in the long run.

Your Fall Furnace and Air Conditioner Checklist

Fall is a time for preparation. In the industry, we call it a shoulder season because while you may still use both your heating and cooling system, neither is necessarily in constant need.

Save Up To $3,400 With Our Daikin Fall Promotion!

Winter is coming… But not just yet! Yes it’s true, the summer is starting to really feel like it’s coming to a close. It’s getting darker much earlier and the nights are cooler than they were just a week ago! To gear up for the long, cold winter season, Fahrhall Home Comfort Specialists are pleased […]

As Summer Ends, Evaluate the Condition of your AC!

The summer season is coming to a close, making way for our long autumn and winter seasons. The warm weather has been great, and getting to cool off in our homes after a long day in the sun was exactly what we needed these months to relax a little bit. But while we’ve given ourselves […]

Maintain a Healthy Home with Clean Indoor Air

We’re called Fahrhall Home Comfort Specialists for a reason. We’re not just about heating or cooling, we’re concerned with building a personalized comfort system that offers you a relaxing and healthy home with clean indoor air.

My Air Conditioner is Leaking Water

Air conditioner leaks can be alarming to see, especially if you don’t quite understand what’s causing them. They can actually be a result of some pretty common issues within your unit, and a professional can fix them right up for you! Today we’ll outline some of the reasons for a leaking water through an air […]

Signs Your Air Conditioner Has Low Refrigerant

Here at Fahrhall Home Comfort, we try to do our best to keep you informed regarding the care of your HVAC unit. As such, we try to inform you about issues your unit may be facing that require service immediately. An example of this type of issue that is a serious problem for your system […]

Put Your Mind At Ease With Fahrhall Protection Plans

Your home is what you’ve invested most in, intending it to be the place you can always rely on to be comfortable. With Fahrhall Protection Plans your (HVAC) furnace, air conditioner and other home systems play a huge role in ensuring everything feels just right when you step inside. The very last thing you want […]

Air Conditioner Blowing Hot Air? Here’s Why:

Coming home after a long, hot day in the summer to a warm home is the last thing any of us want. Upon investigation, you notice that it’s your air conditioner blowing hot air throughout your home. But why, and how can it be fixed? Check Your Thermostat If your thermostat is on the wrong […]

Save BIG with the Daikin Summer Promo!

Are you considering a home comfort system upgrade but you’re not sure where to look? Or maybe you aren’t sure if you’re ready to shell out a lot of money at once. Look no further, because we have great news for you: it’s time to save big this season with Fahrhall Home Comfort Specialists and […]

Ductless Split Solutions for Your Home

Home comfort is extremely valuable, especially in times of hot weather in the summer when all we want to do is stay cool and comfortable indoors. If you’ve been considering upgrading or replacing your air conditioning unit, it’s a great time to consider a ductless split system for more efficient and easy-to-control indoor comfort.

Summer Air Conditioner Preparation

It’s finally summertime, and many people haven’t started up their air conditioners yet this year. If you fall into this category, don’t fret! You can still do the necessary air conditioner preparation that’s required before you start up your unit, and we’ve compiled some tips that you can do to your air conditioner so that […]

Stay Dry This Summer

Flooding is a pretty common in the Windsor area.  If you’ve ever had a basement or crawlspace flood during a storm, then you know how incredibly damaging it can be. Even moderate amounts of water damage can cost thousands of dollars to repair, which is why it’s worth taking steps to protect flood-prone areas. Read […]

Pay attention, listen and be prepared

As we move further into summer, you’re going to start using your air conditioner to keep cool more often. That means more wear and tear on the system, which means more chances for something to break. One of the first signs that there’s a problem with your air conditioner is strange noises coming from inside […]

The Importance of a Spring Tune-up

Summer is coming and that means your air conditioning unit will soon be called into service once again. We’re all accustomed to paying more for air conditioning in the summer, when our need is highest and we use the A/C the most often. It doesn’t have to be that way. Air conditioning maintenance conducted in […]

HRV – The Solution to Window Condensation in your Home

As homes are sealed better against air leakage, natural ventilation to the outdoors is reduced. As a result, indoor air becomes much more likely to contain damaging levels of moisture during winter. If your windows sweat enough during the heating season that you need to wipe it with a towel, then you have a problem. […]

Importance of Humidifiers during winter

During the winter months, indoor air can become extremely dry. By using our furnaces we are inadvertently making it worse –the system dehumidifies the already dry air in order to warm it up. Having an excess of dry air in your home can pose a variety of different issues. Winter weather is generally blamed for […]

Take advantage of our Fall Furnace Tune-Up!

Our certified technicians will perform an inspection of the following systems: Flame Sensor Electric Spark Ignition Controls Gas Leaks Ignitors Ventor motors Fan Bearings Fan & Limit Switch Power vent system Pressure switch Heat exchanger Blower motor Burner Circulating Pump Check condensate line Prepare Your Furnace for Winter

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