There is no doubt that Toronto residents must deal with some decidedly cold temperatures. However, recent advances in regards to furnace technologies have taken much of the bite out of the air during winter months. What have we seen over the past few years and what might we expect in the near future?
The Use of the "Combi" Boiler
Many homes and businesses now employ what is known as a combination boiler. Sometimes referred to simply as a "combi" boiler, these units can produce a great deal of heat while simultaneously reducing energy costs. This arises from the fact that combi boilers have no external hot water cylinder.