Why Has Your Gas Furnace, Boiler or Fireplace Been “Red Tagged”?

Thursday, January 14th, 2016

Has Your Furnace Been Red TaggedIf a licensed gas technician sees a furnace, boiler, fireplace, hot water tank or other gas appliance he deems unsafe or potentially unsafe he is required by the Technical Standards and Safety Authority (T.S.S.A.) to “red tag” the appliance.

The tag shown is provided by the T.S.S.A and is very common, but it does not have to be used. Any document which provides the same information is O.K.

The reason for the tag could be with the appliance itself, the venting (chimney), the gas piping or the electrical wiring. Anything that is deemed unsafe or dangerous or potentially so is a valid reason for the tag.  Thus any part of the system which contravenes the gas code can be cause for a red tag.

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Why Choose a Boiler for Heating Your Home?

Monday, October 26th, 2015

There are many different ways in which homeowners may choose to heat their homes in this day and age. However, there is no single heater which will suit everyone’s individual needs. That is why you must take care to consider all of your options carefully before investing in a new heating system. This is a major investment, and one from which you should enjoy a truly great return. If you’ve not given much thought to using a boiler in Barrie, ON, you should rethink this position. Boilers have a lot to recommend them. Read on, and let Custom Comfort ClimateCare know if you have any questions about boilers, or any other of your heating system options. 

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