4 Problems that a Leaky Faucet can cause

As homeowners, we do what it takes to keep our homes in top shape and prime condition. Eventually, even after performing regular maintenance, some unexpected issues will arise from time to time. One common problem that homeowners usually encounter has something to do with the plumbing system—a leaky faucet. A leaking tap with it’s continuous

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Is high water pressure causing plumbing issues in your home?

Our plumbers have noticed that some neighborhoods in Calgary such as Evergreen and Evanston are currently experiencing high water pressure. If your home is affected by High Water Pressure and the problem is left untreated, it can cause issues throughout your home. Why is high water pressure an issue? If you experience high water pressure

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How to Create Temporary Fixes for Leaky Pipes

Homeowners don’t usually do a routine inspection of their plumbing. Most people don’t know what to look for, but they will likely notice if anything’s wrong. Rust, buckling, or drops of water are early signs that there is something wrong with your pipes, and they require your attention to prevent future damages. A leaky pipe

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Combi Boilers: Three Facts of Life

Hydronic heating is nothing new. In fact, it’s been around since the mid-1800s; only the technological details have changed. Where once you would have had a massive central boiler that served an entire building, or perhaps a connection to a municipal district heating service, nowadays we see small self-contained systems. The advantages of this are

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Something New: The Polaris Water Heater

Water heaters are a little bit like cars; when you pay 22k for a sedan, there’s not very much to distinguish one brand from another. However, compare a basic economy model to a top-of-the-line BMW and you’re certain to notice some differences in build quality and performance.   What is this then? A Mercedes? A

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Sewer Backflow Prevention

The fifth anniversary of Calgary’s 2013 flood is coming up, and we’re all reminded of how rainy it can be here in late spring and early summer. Sewer backflow is a damage vector that you can actually do something to prevent, and chances are your insurance company will reward you for doing so.   A

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’Tis the Season for Air Conditioning

(Soon, We Promise) It’s been a long, cold, rough winter here in Calgary… We understand completely if cooling off is the last thing on your mind right now, but summer is almost here. It’s time again to get your air conditioning system ready for the season, and if you don’t have AC yet, now is

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