Most people think of spring as a time for new beginnings. It's a time when the days get longer and the weather gets warmer. For many homeowners, spring is also a time to do some much-needed cleaning and maintenance around the house. While it's important [...]
With our bitterly cold Alberta winters, nobody needs reminding about keeping the house warm. According to ENMAX, when the temperature dips by 10 degrees, we use eight percent more electricity and 40 percent more natural gas. With energy costs rising quicker than most people’s [...]
We’re not known here in Calgary for our tropical climate but as spring turns to summer, the thoughts of homeowners inevitably turn to how to keep the home cool during the warmer days of the year. We do get days in the high 20s [...]
By Anh|2021-11-22T07:42:14-07:00June 29th, 2021|Heating & Cooling|Comments Off on What’s the Best Type of Air Conditioning System for Calgary Homes This Summer?
Nobody wants to call a plumber unless they have to. The problem is that if they leave it until they MUST call a plumber, the problem is already full-blown and repairs can be expensive. Let’s look at how you can avoid those expensive repairs. [...]
By Anh|2021-11-19T16:33:22-07:00June 29th, 2021|Plumbing|Comments Off on The 7 Plumbing Maintenance Tips That Will Save You the Most Money on Repairs
Many plumbing problems in Calgary homes are caused by hard water buildup. The mineral-rich water we have in these parts can also cause other problems for homeowners – especially with washing clothes and sensitive skin. Many homes already have water softeners installed to help prevent [...]
By Anh|2021-11-22T07:44:46-07:00May 11th, 2021|Plumbing|Comments Off on How Do You Know If You Need a Water Softener?
Every Calgary household experiences clogged drains at some point. If it’s happening often, something needs fixing. In most cases, it’s a temporary problem that can be fixed relatively simply by following some basic plumbing advice. If it’s a more serious problem that just won’t ease, [...]
By Anh|2021-11-22T07:46:03-07:00April 14th, 2021|Plumbing|Comments Off on How to Prevent and Fix a Clogged Drain