Posts Categorized: News and Tips

Do you Need to Humidify Your Home?

Humidity in the Home

The Importance of Proper Humidity LevelsThe advantages and reasons for using a humidifier in the winter months are not always obvious to homeowners. Maintaining proper humidity levels benefits your health, your comfort, your home’s efficiency and your investment.In Southwestern Ontario, we get a lot of cold damp days in the winter. Even on damp days,… Read more »

Hybrid Heating

Sheri and Pat Demester

CTV News Story: London, Ont. – Enbridge Gas, supported by London Hydro and the City of London, is running a limited-time pilot program that provides up to $3,200 in incentives for homeowners to install a hybrid heating system with smart controls. Hayter Group customer Sheri and Pat DeMester made the switch two weeks ago. Click… Read more »

EV Charger and Solar Inverter

Solar Edge | EV Charger and Inverter

World’s First 2-in-1 EV Charger and Solar Inverter The SolarEdge Electric Vehicle (EV) charging single phase inverter gives homeowners the ability to charge electric vehicles up to six times faster than a standard Level 1 charger. By installing an EV charger that is integrated with an inverter, no additional dedicated circuit breaker is needed, saving… Read more »

Ductless Splits

How a Ductless System Works

More and more homeowners and businesses are using Ductless Splits for cooling. They are very common in Europe and many Canadians are not familiar with them. A Ductless Split consists of a wall-mounted unit in your home. It’s usually mounted near the ceiling on the second floor. You also have an outdoor condenser, which can… Read more »

Farmhouse Facelift

Napoleon Wood/Oil Furnace | Farmhouse Facelift

As Seen on TV! Hayter Group technician Bob Cushman appeared on a recent HGTV episode of Farmhouse Facelift. Bob was shown installing a Napoleon Wood/Oil Hybrid furnace. The episode titled ‘Bought Unseen’ was originally aired on April 14, 2021. It’s Episode 6 of Season 1. You can see the complete episode by clicking here. The… Read more »

Carbon Pricing is Constitutional

Gas Pump | Carbon Tax

Filling Up is going to be More Expensive The Supreme Court of Canada has ruled that the carbon pricing law is constitutional. The ruling states that because climate change causes harm beyond provincial boundaries, it is a matter of national concern. The ruling states that additional fees for fuel are valid regulatory charges and not… Read more »

Respect Certified

Respect Certified

The Hayter Group is excited to announce that we are working towards being fully Respect Certified. The Hayter Group has Joined the Movement with Respect Group, a forward-thinking organization founded by former NHLer turned victims’ rights crusader Sheldon Kennedy to deliver training to equip employees with the education and skills needed to prevent bullying, abuse,… Read more »

Carbon Tax

Natural Gas

Federal Carbon Charge The federal government has had a carbon pricing program in Ontario since 2019. Carbon charges are applied to all fossil fuels you use, including Natural Gas, Propane and Home Heating Oil. The charge gradually increases every year on April 1. Natural Gas Carbon Tax: April 1, 20193.91¢ per cubic metreApril 1, 20205.87¢… Read more »

Kineto Theatre

3rd Quarter 2020 Give Back Winner The Kineto Theatre in Forest, Ontario is Ontario’s longest continually running theatre. It’s almost the longest running theatre in North America. The Kiwanis Club of Forest is undertaking a significant expansion and capital renovation of the historic Kineto Theatre in downtown Forest. You can learn more about the project… Read more »