The Future We Were Promised

Every once in awhile a technological breakthrough happens that changes our lives for the better.  The benchmark of new gadgets was set in 1928 with the invention of the bread-slicing machine. Since then, science and technology have been been promising that a bright,...

Helping a Family in Need!

  T’is the season! I’m Stephen McDonald and I’m the General Manger of Afterglow.  We are a local company that offers heating and cooling products and services.  When I started working for the family business years ago, I always tried to find ways that the company...

Infraction Notice

As licensed gas fitters, sometimes we have responsibilities that make us unpopular.  When we’re on the job and we see something that contravenes the gas code, we’re not allowed to look the other way.  Safety is the only reason why these rules exist.  Funny, we often...

Movember is upon us!

Thursday morning marks the first day of November and also the first day of our next charity project. All the Afterglow guys are participating in Movember, which means we’re growing moustaches to help raise money and awareness for prostate cancer and men’s...

Afterglow goes PINK!

Afterglow’s Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign For the month of October, Afterglow is going pink in support of Breast Cancer awareness month. Over nine thousand Ontario women will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year and two thousand women will die from it....

Double Down

Last week when our neighbour Steve H had trouble with his air conditioner, he naturally called Afterglow.  Our technician diagnosed it as a D.O.A. and learned that the air conditioner had never satisfied the needs of the home.  Quite simply, it was too small. Steve H,...

Afterglow Blog: Money Wise

Why Would Anyone EVER Replace a Working Heating and Cooling System? We’ve all heard, “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” Though it contains a certain amount of homespun charm, there are “fixes” that don’t have anything to do with being broken. They’re called upgrades...

Afterglow Blog: Beeps and Buzzes!

Is it spring already? Hope so. It’s been a pretty tough road for lots of folks around the country, probably in your own neighbourhood – and maybe even your friends and family! So I’m thinking most of us could use a little “renewal”. For...

Afterglow Blog Introduction

Watch this space for news and promotions. We appreciate our customers, and we look forward to offering gifts and prizes whenever we can. What would be better, hockey tickets or restaurant gift certificates?