It's better to double check if your furnace is in working order now rather than in the depths of winter, and Sask Energy is there to help.

The SaskEnergy tune-up assistance program is now available for those who may not have put a furnace checkup on their fall to do list.

Lower income houses from all across Saskatchewan will be eligible to have their furnaces examined for free before the winter strikes. Homeowners with a combined income lower than $68,000 qualify to fill out an application to have a SaskEnergy network member perform a home heating tune-up.

Shannon Doka, a Community Involvement Leader says, "It builds on SaskEnergy's community investment program." "It's a great opportunity, bringing awareness and to help those that may not have the $250.00 to get that done. This is the added bonus to help folks when sometimes they don't think about that part of household maintenance."

In terms of inspection, SaskEnergy network members will examine the furnace making sure the blower compartment is properly working. Members will check to make sure the motor and fan are properly cleaned and lubricated, as well as look at the thermostat to determine if the entire system is ready for winter.

SaskEnergy will also cover up to $100.00 if a problem is discovered.  

Residents who are interested may visit saskenergy.com to find the application. The deadline for applications is Sept 14th. 

More Local News

Power Outage Affecting Large Area Surrounding Humboldt

Sask Power is currently on scene of a large transmission line failure that is affecting the areas of Humboldt, Annaheim, Bruno, Drake, Jansen, Lake Lenore, Lanigan, Meacham, Middle Lake, Prudomme and…

Governor General Makes Presentations

Last night, the Governor General of Canada graced the community of Humboldt with her presence. At the Humboldt and District gallery, many esteemed colleagues gathered for the Members show and sale.…
Default Image

Late Turkey Supper In Watson

f you didn't get your turkey fix last weekend, one last holiday supper will be taking place this weekend. With Thanksgiving come and gone, this is a great opportunity to get one last delicious meal.…
Default Image

Humboldt Kinnette's Host Craftshow

Looking to get a head start on your christmas shopping? Look no further, the Humboldt Kinnette's are hosting their Craftshow and Marketplatz. The event will take place at the Humboldt Uniplex on…

Special Guest In Humboldt For Broncos Game

Canada's 29th Governor General will be making a stop in Humboldt for Saturdays Broncos game against the Melville Millionaires. Her Excellency, Julie Payette, Made her first trip to Saskatchewan on…
Default Image

Fireman's Fundraiser Ball In St. Brieux

Burning down the house would be a pretty ironic song to come out of this event. The St. Brieux Fireman's Ball is taking place on Saturday, October 20th. The fundraiser will feature a raffle that will…

Be Winter Ready. Better Safe Than Shivered

The winter can be harsh for even those who have experienced it. It can be a real shock when it's your very first winter in Saskatchewan. Safe Communities Humboldt and Area held two winter…

Detours Down Main Street

Public works in Humboldt is looking to repair a sewer line lateral to a building on Main street today. The estimated time the line will be repaired is within the day as the line was fractured and…

Guernsey Man Sentenced to 14 Months in Provincial Court

A court sentencing was held at the Humboldt provincial court on Monday, October 15th. 33-year-old Aaron William Rider of Guernsey was found guilty of multiple charges and was sentenced to 14 months…

New Councillor for Town of Watson

The Town of Watson now has a new councillor in the town hall. A by-election was held last night in Watson in response to the resignation of Kevin Frerich back in May. Lindsey Sobchyshyn overcame Doug…

DiscoverWestman.com is Westman's only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.

Search the Biz Guide

Login