Calgary Furnace Repair: Time is of the Essence

It's the dead of winter in Calgary, and temperatures are now falling as low as they are going to get during the course of the year. If you didn't get your furnace and heating system checked out before the worst part of the Calgary winter, you are running the risk of your furnace simply breaking [...]

By | February 15th, 2013|Categories: Energy Saving, Heating & Air Conditioning, HVAC|Tags: , |Comments Off on Calgary Furnace Repair: Time is of the Essence

Calgary Heating: Home Energy Saving Tips

If you are a homeowner, keeping your energy costs down is most likely one of your main financial concerns. Depending on the size of your home, just the cost of heating in Calgary climate can quickly get out of hand if you don’t take measures to stay on top of it. Here are some easy [...]

By | January 14th, 2013|Categories: Energy Saving, Heating & Air Conditioning, HVAC|Comments Off on Calgary Heating: Home Energy Saving Tips

Calgary Plumbing: Underground Sprinkler Systems

Calgary Plumbing: Underground Sprinkler Systems We have spent a lot of posts talking about your indoor plumbing, but what about outside? In Calgary, we see an average rainfall of about 12 inches a year. That’s pretty pathetic and as we all know, droughts are common. Dry grass is also common and it’s not something many [...]

By | September 12th, 2012|Categories: ClearView, Energy Saving, Plumber|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Calgary Plumbing: Underground Sprinkler Systems

Calgary Heating: Biomass Heating Units

Calgary Heating: Biomass Heating Units   Hello all, Kyle here from Clearview Plumbing and Heating and today we’re going to take a look at biomass heating units. What the heck are biomass heating units? It’s a fancy way of saying ‘wood burning’ or ‘organic material fuels’ ie, the humble wood stove, the pellet furnace and [...]

By | July 27th, 2012|Categories: ClearView, Energy Saving, Heating & Air Conditioning|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Calgary Heating: Biomass Heating Units

Calgary Plumbing:Eco-Friendly Bathrooms

Calgary Plumbing:Eco-Friendly Bathrooms Look, the controversy over global warming, water conversation and environmental issues will probably never end, but at least here in Calgary, we know the importance of water and how lucky we are to live in a country with so much fresh water. Why waste all that water when we don’t have to? [...]

By | July 6th, 2012|Categories: Bathroom, ClearView, Energy Saving|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Calgary Plumbing:Eco-Friendly Bathrooms

Calgary Heating: Facts About Humidity

Calgary Heating: Facts About Humidity Hello everyone, Kyle here and today we’re going to talk about humidity. I don’t like humidity. It’s damp, sticky, and makes everything feel hotter than it actually is. If you’ve ever been anywhere remotely tropical, you’ll have had the dubious joy of a humid day for yourself (or possibly several). [...]

By | July 2nd, 2012|Categories: ClearView, Energy Saving, Heating & Air Conditioning|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Calgary Heating: Facts About Humidity

Calgary Plumbing: Things Which Wreck Water Boilers Part 2

Calgary Plumbing: Things Which Wreck Water Boilers Part 2 In the last post, we looked at the most common things which can wreck your water boiler: rust, corrosion and neglect. But there are some unknown things which can also ruin your water boiler if you aren’t careful. So today, we’re going to look at the [...]

By | June 6th, 2012|Categories: Energy Saving, Hot Water Heaters, Plumber|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Calgary Plumbing: Things Which Wreck Water Boilers Part 2

Calgary Plumbing: Things Which Wreck Water Boilers: Part One-Common Enemies

Calgary Plumbing: Things Which Wreck Water Boilers: Part One-Common Enemies How to wreck your water boiler in a few easy steps! I thought about calling this post by that name, but it seemed a little negative, even though we are dealing with a fairly serious problem here. Most people simply ignore their water boilers until [...]

By | June 4th, 2012|Categories: Energy Saving, Heating & Air Conditioning, Hot Water Heaters|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Calgary Plumbing: Things Which Wreck Water Boilers: Part One-Common Enemies

Calgary Plumbing: When are Storage Tanks Better than Tankless Water Heaters?

Calgary Plumbing: When are Storage Tanks Better than Tankless Water Heaters? If it’s time to replace your water heater, you have a couple of choices: storage or tankless? There is a lot of contradictory information flying around about both systems so it’s a good idea to do some careful research before you make this decision. [...]

By | May 30th, 2012|Categories: ClearView, Energy Saving, Plumber|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Calgary Plumbing: When are Storage Tanks Better than Tankless Water Heaters?

Calgary Plumbing Tips: Reducing High Water Bills – Toilets

Calgary Plumbing Tips: Reducing High Water Bills - Toilets Hi, it's Kyle from ClearView Plumbing and Heating.  I remember when we first moved into a place where we were paying the water bill and how shocking the sudden bill was every month. Suddenly every drop of water counted and I made doubly sure that there [...]

By | April 5th, 2012|Categories: Energy Saving, Plumber|Comments Off on Calgary Plumbing Tips: Reducing High Water Bills – Toilets