Barrie Homeowner Wins "Oldest Furnace Contest" by Custom Comfort ClimateCare

Published May 23, 2024

Barrie, Ontario - April 17, 2024 - Custom Comfort ClimateCare, a leading provider of heating, cooling, and indoor air quality solutions in Barrie and Simcoe County, is thrilled to announce the winner of the Oldest Furnace Contest.

Barry Smith of Barrie, Ontario, has been named the winner of this exciting contest. Barry's furnace, which has been in operation for an impressive 52 years, was the oldest among the 54 participants.

"Oh wow! That's great! Thank you so much!" exclaimed Barry Smith, the delighted contest winner, upon hearing the news.

The contest, which ran from February 1 to March 1, 2024, was open to all residents of Barrie and Simcoe County. Participants were invited to submit their furnace's age along with other details and after careful verification, the oldest furnace would be awarded a shiny, new furnace installed free of charge by Custom Comfort ClimateCare.

"We were blown away by the number of entries we received and the age of some of the furnaces still in operation," says Rod Mysko, owner of Custom Comfort ClimateCare. "However, Barry's furnace was the oldest and we are thrilled to provide him with a brand-new furnace that will keep his home warm and comfortable for years to come."

Barry's furnace, which has been operational since 1972, is a testament to the durability and quality craftsmanship of the time.

"We are proud to be a trusted HVAC partner of this community and to be able to give back in this way," Mysko added.

About Custom Comfort ClimateCare

Custom Comfort ClimateCare is a family-owned HVAC company serving Barrie and Simcoe County for over 30 years. The company specializes in installing and maintaining furnaces, air conditioners, fireplaces, indoor air quality products, water heaters, water treatment, heat pumps, and geothermal technology. As a local business, Custom Comfort ClimateCare's mission is to provide personalized service to each of its clients. All of its technicians are fully licensed and trained to ensure top-quality workmanship. The HVAC company offers a 100% satisfaction guarantee to give customers peace of mind with all the work they perform. For more information, visit


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