Disposing of waste safely

More commonly used in the United States, waste (or garbage) disposal units are often known of in Canada but less used as the benefits and functions are not as well known. This device, usually electrically powered, can be easily installed under your kitchen sink between the drain and trap that shreds the food waste intoContinue Reading →

Timing your electricity use

You probably got that little card in the mail at the beginning of summer that informed you that, in Ontario, Time of Use prices were starting to be applied to your hydro bill. But maybe you weren’t really sure what this meant or how it affects your energy use and your costs. Basically, time of useContinue Reading →