Ashley deHaan

Ashley deHaan is Sr. Manager, Operations Program Implementation - Plumbing with Enercare where she manages both the Water Treatment and Electrical teams.  She has been with Enercare for almost 16 years, starting as a part-time dispatcher in the plumbing department while in University and working her way up. She has also spent time in Install and Service Planning, back-office billing, collections, sales, and most recently, Field Operations. Ashley’s dad owned his own home renovation company when she was growing up, to which she attributes much of what she knows about the trade industry. When she bought her first home, she and her dad completed a total overhaul of renovations, from converting from electric to gas, installing a new kitchen, and replacing all plumbing fixtures. Through all of their hard work, Ashley developed a deeper appreciation for trade knowledge that has translated to her career at Enercare. 

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10 Easy Ways to Troubleshoot Common AC Problems

During a scorching Canadian summer, the last thing you need is a problem with your air conditioner. But whilesome issues are definitely best left to AC repair professionals, you’d be surprised how many can be solved with asimple fix — saving you both time and money. We’ve put together a handy guide to the most…

What to Consider When Replacing Your AC Unit

During a scorching-hot Canadian summer, you probably don’t think twice about the comfort your air conditioner brings to your home — until something goes wrong. And when that happens, the question becomes: can my AC be repaired, or does it need to be completely replaced? This brief guide looks at why AC units typically fail and…

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10 AC and Cooling Tips to Lower Your Electricity Consumption in 2022

Popsicles, pools and ice-cold drinks may relieve the scorching summer heat, but staying truly comfortable takes air conditioning. The challenge is to keep your living space cool without causing your electricity consumption to skyrocket. Our top 10 cooling tips will help you make your home into a soothing summertime oasis while keeping your energy use…

Working in comfort: Regulating warehouse temperatures with air conditioning tech

Comfortable workplaces spark greater productivity. And within Canada’s ever-growing logistics space, the ability to maintain ideal temperatures in busy warehouse environments goes a long way toward keeping workers healthy, engaged, and performing at their peak. That productivity is more important than ever. A steady uptick in Canadian e-commerce and intensifying supply chain demands are placing…

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Window AC Units vs. Ductless Mini-Split Systems: What’s Best for Your Home?

Window AC Units vs. DuctlessMini-Splits If you’re looking to buy an air conditioner, you might find yourself wondering which type of AC unit will work best for your home. While many people think a central air conditioner is ideal, not every home has the ductwork needed to accommodate a central AC unit. Fortunately, there are…

Importance of Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)

Human health and wellbeing are strongly linked to indoor air quality (IAQ), and as the pandemic carries on, monitoring and ensuring premium air quality in all indoor spaces is essential. In fact, the pandemic has highlighted the importance of improving IAQ, due to the fact that the virus is transmitted and can spread through the…

Mechanical Systems for Property Management

It takes a network of mechanical systems to keep a building operating and its occupants protected. And, as one can imagine, managing multiple systems across multiple properties can stretch even the most skilled property teams to their limit. Here’s where a coordinated approach, preventative maintenance strategies, and the most efficient equipment make a difference. Many…

Challenges In The New Home Construction Market

New construction builders are currently facing a plethora of challenges to their industry, including supply chain issues and rising costs as a result of the pandemic. Despite the industry’s viable growth, these setbacks can often hinder any further development, forcing the builder market to search for benefits to pass to unit owners. How Enercare Can…

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How Do I Know What Size Air Conditioner I Need For My House?

When buying a new air conditioning system, it must be an appropriate size to handle your cooling needs. But how do you determine the right size of AC unit you need to efficiently cool your home? How Air Conditioner Sizes are Measured First, let’s look at how air conditioner sizes are determined. An AC unit’s…