Posts Categorized: News

New Solar Product Coming Soon!

Tesla Motors Powerwall Tesla Motors has announced an exciting new product, The Powerwall Home Battery. Here are a few excerpts from the news release on their website: “Powerwall is a home battery that charges using electricity generated from solar panels, or when utility rates are low, and powers your home in the evening. It also… Read more »

The Hayter Group is Hiring

HVAC GAS 2 & RESIDENTIAL REFRIGERATION TECHNICIAN We are looking for 3 mature responsible candidates with a Gas Technician II and a Residential Refrigeration Technician licensed to join The Hayter Group.​ OBT3 would be an asset. Successful Applicants Must: Have both installing and service experienced Possess a valid driver’s license Be able to troubleshoot and… Read more »

CO Detectors Now Mandatory

Ontario’s Fire Code has been updated following the passage of Bill 77 last year. As of today (April 15, 2015), Carbon Monoxide Alarms are now required in all homes. Carbon monoxide alarms will now be required near all sleeping areas in residential homes and in the service rooms, and adjacent sleeping areas in multi-residential units…. Read more »

4th Quarter Give Back Winner

Brooke Central School was the winner of the 2014 fourth quarter Give Back Program. The Hayter Group’s Carrie Pavey, along with her sons Riley and Brady, present a cheque for $1,000 to teacher Andy Triest. Every quarter The Hayter Group presents $1,000 to the community group that receives the most votes on our website. To… Read more »

Today is World Plumbing Day

World Plumbing Day has been established to point out the important role that professional plumbers play in protecting our water resources. Plumbing ensures that we have healthy clean water. Plumbing also involves the safe disposal of waste water. Fresh water is a finite resource and plumbing also plays an important role in conservation of water…. Read more »

$850 Million Solar Deal

As reported by Bloomberg Business: “Now Cook (Apple CEO) is putting his prodigious sums of money where his mouth is, proclaiming the “biggest, boldest and most ambitious project ever,” an $850 million agreement to buy solar power from First Solar, the biggest U.S. developer of solar farms. The deal will supply enough electricity to power… Read more »

The Hayter Group Pace

The Hayter Group Pace was run in conjunction with our staff Christmas Party on December 19, 2014. Windsong Kango was the winner in 1:58.4. Owner: Betty Grove, Trainer: Larry Johnson, Driver: Alfie Carroll. Thanks to all staff and family members for a fun evening at Western Fair Raceway in London!

Heritage Home Renovation

The Hayter Group was involved in an extensive renovation of this London, Ontario heritage home. We installed an Uponor in-floor heating system, a Triangle Tube boiler, a Vanee ERV, Runtal heated towel racks and two Mitsubishi ductless splits. This house now features one of the most modern home comfort systems in London. It’s a very… Read more »

Solar Panels and Home Values

When we are talking to people about solar panels, one of their first questions is: “What if I sell my house?” A recent article by ‘Cost of Solar’ says recent studies in the United States are showing that buyers are paying a premium for homes with solar panels. Quote from article: “The study, which analyzed… Read more »

Growing Cambridge Operation

The Hayter Group moved into our new Cambridge facility in the fall of 2014. We are now settled into the new location and have some exciting plans for the future. We started a sales operation in Cambridge in 2011. We wanted to take advantage of the growing interest in solar energy in the Kitchener Waterloo… Read more »