Buderus retrofit

With jurisdictions around North America instituting carbon pricing, including Alberta, many customers have looked at replacing their inefficient heating equipment. In this case, replacing an outdated boiler gave the customer a chance to upgrade their hot water heating capacity as well as gain greater control of the temepature of their living space.

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As you can see the existing mechanical room, while functional, isn't the prettiest of installs. It doesn't look like the installer really thought the job through. 

Here we have a Buderus GB142 high efficiency boiler, with indirect water heating, piped using the Aquartherm System. This system not only represents an obvious increase in functionaility, but a massive savings in energy. Buderus retrofit

Shutting Down Your A/C For Winter

As summer winds down and the leaves begin to fall, our minds shift from camping and BBQS, to Back to School, and the inevitable onset of frost and freezing.  Winterizing the RV and Cabin shouldn’t be the only things on your mind to winterize. Taking a few moments to perform these checks on your Air Conditioner before shutting it down for the fall and winter season will go a long way to ensure trouble free operation next spring and summer.

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Burmac Awarded Recycling Excellence Award

On July 21st, 2015 Burmac was very honored to recieve an award from the Heartland Beautification Committee for recycling excellence thanks to our newly installed Sun Source solar panels from Lennox. These, panels, combined with our building improvements have reduced our electrical consumption by approximately 15%. In our next blog post we'll be looking at easy ways you can reduce your resource consumption at home. 

Tips for AC this summer

Summer is fast approaching and soon, your A/C system will be waking from its hibernation. Before the dog days of summer, it's a good idea to give your air conditioner a test run before it gets the real cooling test in July and August. Doing minor maintenance in spring ensures your AC will be running as efficiently and trouble free as possible.

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