Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) & Coronavirus Covid-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused many homeowners to re-think indoor air quality.  After all, the Covid-19 virus spreads through droplets and aerosols—and people who are indoors or in enclosed spaces close to one another, are particularly at risk. Washing hands, sanitizing surfaces, wearing face masks and keeping 2 metres apart have defined our COVID pandemic behaviour. But what happens when a visitor comes calling to your home?  Or when family and friends gather inside your house for […]Read More

Is Your Home’s Indoor Air Clean?

Find out what contaminants you and your family could be breathing in at home and the impact they can have on your health. You may not be able to see them, but the average house is a perfect petri dish for a whole host of dangerous pollutants that many of us breathe in every day […]Read More

Home Humidity 101: How Humid Should Your Home Be?

Because of the Great Lakes, southern Ontario, including Scarborough and the Greater Toronto Area, experience a lot of humidity. Humidity can make a summer or a winter more temperate, but it can also affect your home comfort. Mersey technicians have been maintaining HVAC systems for more than 45 years, so we’ve learned what can happen […]Read More

How to Protect Your Home From COVID-19

By now, residents of the Greater Toronto Area understand that staying home is crucial to stop the spread of the novel coronavirus. However, that may not be enough to keep you and your family safe.  Although there is some debate, some scientists believe that the virus can survive for several days on surfaces and up […]Read More

When is the Best Time to Have Your Ducts Cleaned?

Duct Cleaning: Is There an Optimal Time? Cleaning and maintaining your ducts should be an essential part of your home maintenance routine. After all, they are a fundamental piece of your HVAC system – and like your other heating, venting, and air conditioning systems, they require regular care. Especially with how hard your HVAC system […]Read More