‘Heartbreaking’: Niagara Falls man feels burned by furnace agreement, false rebate promises

Lawrence Lipson of Niagara Falls is shown with a new furnace and tankless hot water heater he agreed to have installed at his home, after he said he was promised…

Elimination of co-pay for access to Emergency Repair program

Guided by Housing Northwest Territories’ (NWT) renewal strategy, the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) updated its Emergency Repair program to no longer require a co-payment from applicants. Previously, a…

Do These Things Before You Hire a Contractor for Your Next Home Repair Project

Photo: Attasit saentep (Shutterstock) Home repair projects can be intimidating to tackle yourself—but when you need to hire someone to do it for you, finding the right contractor for the…

Catherine had no money to repair furnace

After she paid a company several times to repair her furnace, with no success, Catherine Bastek turned to Rockingham Community Action for help. The failed attempts to repair her furnace…

HNG insolvency issue: Ageing ‘furnace’ plant at the heart of employee unrest

Employees of one of India’s oldest glass making company, the Hindustan National Glass and Industries (HNG), have written to the Committee of Creditors (COC) led by consortium of banks, about…

Verallia relights French furnace

Verallia France relit furnace number three at its Chalon-sur-Saône site. After 49 days of work, furnace number three was relit at the Verallia Group’s ‘most important site’ during a traditional…

Spruce Mountain school furnace temporarily out of oil

LIVERMORE — Officials discovered early Wednesday morning that the boiler at Spruce Mountain Primary School was out of oil. “I was notified at 7:45 a.m. that the boiler was down…

Simple tips to keep your furnace running efficiently this winter

As homeowners we often take it for granted that our primary systems – plumbing, heating, electrical – are just always going to work. That faith in technology is the reason…

Sorg starts Weck Glas furnace rebuild

SKS, the SORG Group’s dedicated construction and service division, has officially started work on the complete rebuild of Weck Glas’ 60m2 regenerative end-fired furnace. The furnace at its plant in…

Cash for the Furnace: Insurance bureau says ICBC on track to lose $298 million this year

Vancouver, British Columbia — The Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) reported Friday that British Columbia’s crown insurance company is on track to record a financial loss of $298 million for…