Archive for November, 2015

2015-2016 Canada Winter Forecast: El Nino to Promote One of Warmest Winters on Record

2015-2016 Canada Winter Forecast: El Nino to Promote One of Warmest Winters on Record

The winter of 2015-2016 could end up as one of the warmest winters on record for Canada as a whole, as a strong El Niño persists into the upcoming season. Forecast for Ontario – Increased Risk for Ice Storms in Ontario, Quebec This coming winter will not be nearly as cold as last winter thanks in part to El Niño. This should lead to a noticeable difference in heating bills

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November Home Checklist

November Home Checklist

With shorter days and the first real snowfall ahead, it’s the right time to finish last-minute projects around the house before winter sets in. Inside CHECK VENTS. Close vents in unheated basement areas, but keep attic vents open. Replace rusted or damaged pipes from gas water heaters and your dryer. ADJUST THERMOSTATS FOR ENERGY EFFICIENCY. If you have multiple thermostats in your home for different zones, set temperatures for the

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