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Are Dirty or Clogged Filters Making You Secretly Sick?

The air in your home is full of microorganisms you may not even realize exist. On top of these organisms, we also deal with dust, pollen, pet dander, fungal spores, and a variety of other floating debris. At ClearView Services, we take air quality seriously. It’s important to us that our community here in Calgary isn’t breathing harmful substances or …

How to Remove Rust from Bathroom Toilets & Sinks

Rust is unsightly and a pain to clean. As a leading plumbing service provider in Calgary, our team at ClearView Services receives plenty of questions about removing rust stains from plumbing. Here we’ll talk a bit about the cause of rust, cleaning methods, and proactive solutions to avoid future rust. Here’s what you need to know to keep your sink …

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Why You Need a Heating Inspection

Home heating is an essential part of your property. It controls the temperature in your home, as well as the airflow and ventilation. As a leading HVAC company in Calgary, ClearView Services often receives questions about home heating inspections. Do you really need a home heating inspection? Absolutely. It’s a good investment for your home, and it ensures your family …

Garbage Disposal

Why Does My Garbage Disposal Smell?

Garbage isn’t associated with good smells, but if your garbage disposal smells funky, there could be a problem. At ClearView Services, we deal with our share of garbage disposal issues in Calgary. We see many causes for bad smells, but fortunately, we know just as many ways to fix the issue. Here, we’ll talk about what causes garbage disposal odor …

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2022 Fall HVAC Maintenance Checklist

Fall is quickly approaching, and with it comes a myriad of household checks and maintenance. HVAC systems are built to last, but they need a little help along the way to perform at their best. Here in Calgary, we all know fall means cooler nights and shorter days, which leads to a change in thermostats. Before heaters get switched on …

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How You’re Probably Misusing Plumber’s Putty and Caulk

DIY is a fun way to get involved in home building projects in Calgary. DIY is a grey area in plumbing. Many plumbing projects are best left to the professionals. Of course, there are some which can be tackled efficiently with the right tools and know-how. At ClearView Services, we receive plenty of questions about caulk and plumber’s putty. They …

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What Does a SEER Rating Mean?

As energy efficiency becomes more and more prevalent in society, you may notice the abbreviation SEER. This stands for Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio and relates to your HVAC system and a rating which expresses the cooling efficiency of your AC and heat pump in a typical season. At ClearView Services, we work with home and business owners across Calgary to …

7 Signs of a Clogged Drain

One minute, everything is nice and dry. The next thing you know, you are ankle-deep in murky water. The culprit? A clogged drain. A clogged drain is a nuisance that can potentially cause health hazards. If you are asking if there are ways to detect a clogged drain before a plumbing emergency, there are. Below we present the seven signs …

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Most Common Reasons for HVAC Service Calls

Your HVAC system is designed to keep you comfortable all year round, but that doesn’t mean it’s always going to work exactly the way you need. When you have issues with your HVAC system, it’s important to call in a professional to get the help you need. Let’s review the most common reasons for HVAC service calls. Thermostat Malfunctions When …

Why Does My Garbage Disposal Smell?

Why Does My Garbage Disposal Smell?

A garbage disposal is a handy appliance that helps make kitchen clean-up quick and efficient. The impellers break down food morsels and scraps and easily wash them down the drain and out of sight. But when your garbage disposal starts to smell bad, it’s time to find a quick solution before things get out of hand. Let’s review some reasons …