Garage Heat: Now is a great time to think about it!

Have you ever considered an overhead gas heater for the garage? You might associate them with commercial spaces, but they can be a great addition to a residential garage if you like a warm, dry car in the morning, or if you use your garage as a workshop or utility space. Natural gas heaters are

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Axiom Feeder Tanks for Hydronic Heating Systems

Many existing hydronic heating systems out there could benefit from the addition of an Axiom fill system– a type of boiler feed tank that provides improved long term performance and ease of maintenance.

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Heat Wave!

It’s Peak Season for Air Conditioning Systems Like furnaces that break down on the coldest night of the year, an air conditioner is more than likely to fail on the hottest day of the year. This summer’s heat waves have been punishing for AC units, especially those that are poorly maintained. Routine Checks Your air

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Hydronic Heating Pitfalls

There are a lot of plumbers out there with a basic knowledge of hydronic heating, but without a thorough understanding, it’s too easy to make catastrophic mistakes that can cost a LOT of money years down the road.

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Soft Water A Must For Baxi Boilers

In our last blog, we discussed water softeners, and this brings us today’s topic. We’ve been getting a lot of service calls lately regarding Baxi boilers. These are wall-hung “combi” boilers, designed and built in the UK, to provide hot water as well as in-floor heating. These units are common in Calgary communities like Hawkwood,

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Everything You Need to Know About Maintaining Your Home’s Boiler

If you heat your home using a residential boiler, there are a few things you should know about maintaining it to keep it at peak performance. By paying attention to the right things and scheduling your regular annual maintenance, you will avoid potential problems and ensure that your boiler lasts as long as possible. Monthly

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