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
Banging water pipes can be alarming but their bark is much worse than their bite, in most cases. The banging, knocking or, some might say, “thwacking” sound emanating from the pipes when you turn the water on may make you jump. After a while, it [...]
By Anh|2021-11-22T07:47:36-07:00February 22nd, 2021|Plumbing|Comments Off on Banging Water Pipes: Causes & Simple Fixes
If a new high-efficiency furnace is top of the list of purchases for your home for the New Year, you’re probably thinking mainly about the years of cozy warmth you’ll get from it. A new furnace certainly can help you sleep a lot easier [...]
By Anh|2021-06-14T10:14:17-06:00January 14th, 2021|Furnace|Comments Off on Does a High-Efficiency Furnace Save Money and Energy?