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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 groundwater collection system. Let us now look into how it works. The groundwater gets collected by the drain tile and drain rock buried along with the foundation (and in certain cases underneath the floor). …

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Common Shower Problems and How To Avoid Them

The shower is a fundamental part of any bathroom, especially during the winter when you may be taking multiple hot showers a day. Nothing is more frustrating than a malfunctioning shower. A malfunctioning shower is not only inconvenient—it can also cause water damage to your bathroom. Here are just a few of the most common problems homeowners experience with their …

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The Pros & Cons of Radiant Heating

Hello all, Kyle here from ClearView Plumbing and Heating in Calgary. You know, we’ve talked a bit about radiant heat and personally; I think it’s pretty cool. It’s nice to have even heating and warm feet. But I wouldn’t want you to go away with the notion that it is the absolute best form of heating ever invented. Like anything else, …