Avoid Chemical Drain Cleaners

When the water just sits stubbornly in the sink instead of gurgling away, you should fight the temptation to reach out for the chemical drain remover. Chemical drain cleaners are among the most dangerous household products. Next time your sink backs up, think twice before you reach for a bottle of chemical drain cleaner. Liquid, [...]

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The Importance of Plumbing Maintenance

Once our team finishes installing a plumbing system in your home or work place, we check it several times to verify that it has been installed properly and to address any final corrections that need to be made. Once we have properly carried out our work, the maintenance of the system will be taken over [...]

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Camera Sewer Inspection

Conducting a yearly cleaning of your sewer line will maintain the functionality and full capacity of your plumbing system. Regular cleaning also has the added benefits of preventing the occurrence of plugged pipes and sewer backups which often lead to costly excavations and the inconvenience of prolonged interruptions of service. Internal video inspection of the [...]

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Trenchless Sewer Repair

The development of Trenchless Sewer Repair technology has helped businesses and home owners save thousands of dollars in repair and landscaping restoration costs. Prior to the development of the Trenchless Sewer Repair technology, sewer repair meant having to dig deep into ones pockets to pay for the excavation and replacement of the sewer line in [...]

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How to Detect a Leak

Sometimes leaks in your home or office are obvious while at other times they occur out of sight. Before you know it, a simple leak could lead to worse problems such as mold and mildew growth or other damage. Always keep an eye out for any possible signs of a leak. The following are easy [...]

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Danger of Carbon Monoxide in the Home

Each winter brings its toll of serious accidents that are caused by deadly carbon monoxide leaks. Newspapers, television and blog articles carry multiple warnings to the public of the dangers of this gas, yet these accidents continue to occur. Carbon monoxide has been a threat to human safety as long as man has used fire [...]

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When Tree Roots Find Their Way Into Your Plumbing System

Street trees are an important component of the ‘green infrastructure’ in Calgary but damage caused by roots to sidewalks, piping and sewers can be an expensive problem. Annual piping and sewer repair costs can be hefty and damage tends to be most severe in the older areas of Calgary with deteriorating infrastructure and large trees. [...]

By | November 26th, 2013|Categories: Drain Cleaning | Drain Repair, Plumber|Comments Off on When Tree Roots Find Their Way Into Your Plumbing System

Calgary Plumbing: The Snake Camera

A plumbing camera commonly referred to as a “Snake Drain” is one of the most important and useful appliances used in plumbing repair when there is a clogged sink, toilet or bathtub drain. It is called a snake because its movement resembles that of a real snake as it unwinds down into the drain in [...]

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Calgary Heating: Heat Pump Maintenance

Heat Pumps are efficient additions to home heating systems that require little maintenance on your part. Maintenance should be carried out by a competent service contractor, who should inspect your unit at least once a year. When it comes to hot water heat pumps, filter and coil maintenance can have a dramatic impact on system [...]

By | October 25th, 2013|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Calgary Heating: Heat Pump Maintenance

Calgary Plumbing: Sump Pump Basics – Part 1

Sump Pump Basics – Part 1 What is meant by a sump system? A sump system comprises of four major parts – a pump, a sump tank, an outlet drain and a ground water collection system. Let us now look into how it works. The ground water gets collected by the drain tile and drain [...]

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