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April 4, 2018
How do you Recover from Water Damage?

How do you Recover from Water Damage? Water damage is one of the most devastating home disasters a homeowner can experience. When a pipe bursts, a drain backs up or a flood occurs, it can be hard to see past … Continue reading

March 21, 2018
Spring Air Conditioner Maintenance

Spring Air Conditioner Maintenance From your Trusted Plumbing and Heating Expert in Vancouver With a chilly breeze still in the Vancouver forecast, your air conditioner is probably the last thing on your mind. But in just a few short months, … Continue reading

February 14, 2018
How Do You Unclog Your Shower Drain?

How Do You Unclog Your Shower Drain? Hopping into your shower only to discover that your drain is clogged and you’re standing in a puddle of murky water is not the ideal way to start your day. A clogged shower … Continue reading

January 17, 2018
How Do You Dewinterize Your Property?

How Do You Dewinterize Your Property? With the snow melting and the days getting longer, now is the time to start thinking about when you’re going to dewinterize your property. Arriving to discover broken pipes can be very inconvenient, especially when all you … Continue reading

December 18, 2017
Holiday Plumbing Issues

Holiday Plumbing Issues With Christmas here in one short week, you’re probably busy buying gifts and preparing to host a big holiday dinner with your family and friends. During the holiday’s we use our kitchens more than usual. This can result … Continue reading

December 12, 2017
Benefits of Annual Boiler Maintenance

Benefits of Annual Boiler Maintenance   Boiler maintenance is vital if you want to keep your boiler working efficiently at all times. A boiler’s function is to heat the water supply to ensure there is hot water and provide household warming. The … Continue reading

November 21, 2017
Do You Need A Humidifier?

Do You Need A Humidifier? Maintaining the right level of moisture in your home at all times will help you to feel cool in the summer and warm in the winter. If humidity levels are not maintained, your home will … Continue reading

November 14, 2017
How Do You Winterize Plumbing?

How Do You Winterize Plumbing? When water freezes, it expands as it turns to ice. This expansion causes pressure within the pipes which can cause damage such as leaks and breaks. Winterizing your plumbing is a process that prepares your … Continue reading

October 24, 2017
How Do You Change a Furnace Filter?

How Do You Change a Furnace Filter? Have you changed your furnace filter yet this fall? As the weather continues to grow colder in Vancouver, your furnace will likely be running continuously for the next few months. It is important … Continue reading

October 10, 2017
How do you repair your furnace?

How do you repair your furnace? Forced-air furnaces are normally very reliable; although, as with any piece of equipment, they can break down over years of use. When they do, it is critical to get them up and running again quickly … Continue reading

September 28, 2017
How do you thaw a frozen water pipe?

How Do You Thaw a Frozen Water Pipe? If you turn your faucet on and only a trickle of water comes out, you may have a frozen water pipe on your hands. The most common place to discover a frozen … Continue reading

September 13, 2017
How can you save money on your heating bills?

How can you save money on your heating bills? It’s no surprise that your energy bills will jump significantly during the fall and winter months. Your heat is turned up and your lights are on longer. Are you looking for … Continue reading

August 22, 2017
Starting Your Furnace | Fall 2017

Starting Your Furnace | Fall 2017 Every year, many people wait until the cold weather hits before they turn on their furnace for the season. As a result, we always receive a substantial amount of calls for repairs on the … Continue reading

August 11, 2017
Fall Plumbing Tips Vancouver

Fall Plumbing Tips Vancouver Is it possible for the upcoming winter to be colder, snowier, and longer than last years? Before we talk about the possibility of another never-ending winter, let’s focus on the current season at hand and the … Continue reading

July 26, 2017
Summer Plumbing Tips

Summer Plumbing Tips Plumbing issues and water problems can take the fun out of your summer vacation. With the rising temperatures comes an increase in water usage both indoors and outdoors. Did you know that your family’s water usage can … Continue reading

July 12, 2017
Should you Perform Furnace Maintenance in the Summer?

Should you Perform Furnace Maintenance in the Summer? A properly functioning furnace in your home is essential – especially here in Vancouver! Have you ever experienced that “uh-oh” feeling when you try to turn on your furnace on a cold … Continue reading

June 23, 2017
Do You Need Air Conditioner Repair Services?

Do You Need Air Conditioner Repair Services? In Vancouver, when it gets hot – it’s hot. When the summer heat and humidity sets in, your family depends on the cool comfort of an air-conditioned home. Unfortunately, most air conditioner breakdowns … Continue reading

June 5, 2017
How Can You Conserve Water This Summer?

How Can You Conserve Water This Summer? Worldwide water supplies are becoming increasingly limited. Climate shifts, development, and global population growth are draining our water supplies. As a result, it is important for everyone to do their part to conserve … Continue reading

May 25, 2017
Should You Upgrade to a New HVAC System this Summer?

Should You Upgrade to a New HVAC System this Summer? HVAC is an abbreviation for heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning. These systems provide thermal comfort and air quality in your home. HVAC systems include: Central air conditioners Heat pumps Furnaces Boilers … Continue reading

May 10, 2017
Common Pool Pump Leaks

Common Pool Pump Leaks Although some people choose to use their pools year-round, most outdoor pools in Vancouver are ‘winterized’ for the fall and winter months. But when spring arrives, many people are eager to get their pool ready for … Continue reading

April 19, 2017
Bathroom Renovation Tips

Bathroom Renovation Tips A good quality bathroom renovation will provide you with years of pleasure and comfort. However, if you cut corners and do an amateur job, you will be reminded of it on a daily basis. A bathroom is a … Continue reading

April 5, 2017
Get Your Home Ready for Summer – Outdoor Maintenance

Get Your Home Ready for Summer – Outdoor Maintenance It is incredibly important to maintain your house throughout the year. Maintenance will not only keep your home as perfect as the day you bought it, but it can also help … Continue reading

March 20, 2017
Sump Pump Maintenance

Sump Pump Maintenance A sump pump is a submersible pump that is placed at the bottom of a specially constructed sump pit. Both the sump pump and the sump pit are typically found at the lowest point in your basement or … Continue reading

March 6, 2017
Spring Air Conditioner Inspection

Spring Air Conditioner Inspection From your Trusted Plumbing and Heating Expert in Vancouver With snow still in the forecast in March, your air conditioner is probably the last thing on your mind. But summer will be here in no time. … Continue reading

February 24, 2017
Common Spring Plumbing Problems

Common Spring Plumbing Problems As we look outside at the grey skies and rainy Vancouver weather, it is hard to imagine the warm, sunny weather of spring and summer. But soon enough, we will be emerging from winter hibernation. It is … Continue reading

February 10, 2017
Common Signs of a Wet Basement or Crawlspace

Common Signs of a Wet Basement or Crawlspace Many homeowners dread the thought of a flooded basement or crawlspace. But there are other threats when it comes to water in your home. In fact, persistent, small amounts of water can … Continue reading

January 23, 2017
Dewinterize your Recreational Property

Dewinterize your Recreational Property With spring on the way, now is the time to start thinking about when you’re going to dewinterize your recreational property. Broken pipes can be a real pain to repair when all you want to do it … Continue reading

January 16, 2017
Spring Plumbing Tips

Spring Plumbing Tips While we still may be a few months away from the official start of spring, the ice in Vancouver is beginning to melt and the rain will soon be back in full force. As this is the … Continue reading

December 16, 2016
Guide to Tankless Water Heaters

Guide to Tankless Water Heaters These days, more and more people are moving away from the traditional storage water heater and opting for a more energy efficient tankless water heater – and for good reason! Tankless water heaters mean an unlimited … Continue reading

December 8, 2016
Common Winter Plumbing Problems

Common Winter Plumbing Problems There may be sunshine in the forecast for Vancouver, but we’re not out of the woods yet. Environment Canada has issued numerous snowfall warnings for the area during the month of December. With snow comes freezing temperatures and … Continue reading

November 23, 2016
New Furnace Purchase & Installation Guide

New Furnace Purchase & Installation Guide Purchasing a new furnace is not a decision you want to make hastily on a cold night in December. Not to mention, you don’t want to have to rush install the new furnace yourself. A … Continue reading

November 14, 2016
Guide to Conventional Storage Water Heaters

Guide to Conventional Storage Water Heaters Conventional storage water heaters continue to be the most common type of water heating system for the home. In this blog post, we will discuss: How storage water heaters work What criteria to use … Continue reading

October 13, 2016
Furnace Replacement Guide

Furnace Replacement Guide Is it time to replace your old furnace? A comfortable home for your family and friends requires an efficient heating system. A system that heats your home without using a large amount of energy to do so, … Continue reading

October 7, 2016
How to Repair your Furnace

How to Repair Your Furnace Forced-air furnaces are normally very reliable; although, overtime they can break down. When they do, it is crucial to get them up and running again quickly. With a little do-it yourself experience and proper guidance, you … Continue reading

September 20, 2016
4 Facts You May Not Know About Water Heaters

4 Facts You May Not Know About Water Heaters Exploding Water Heaters? The myth of the exploding water heater is rare, but actually true. While it’s possible for a water heater to explode, there are simple ways to prevent it. These … Continue reading

September 5, 2016
How to Fix It – Toilet Leaking

Common Toilet Problems Is your toilet leaking? Running? Slow filling? Noisy? Or just won’t flush? In this series of blog posts, we will provide you with information about common toilet problems and give you some tips to help you fix … Continue reading

August 18, 2016
How to Thaw a Frozen Water Pipe

How to Thaw a Frozen Water Pipe If you turn on your faucet and only a trickle of water comes out, then it may be due to a frozen water pipe. The most common place for a frozen water pipe is against exterior … Continue reading

August 6, 2016
Home Heating Tips for the Cold Months

Home Heating Tips for the Cold Months Are you looking for ways to reduce your heating costs this winter? Check out our home heating tips for the cold months.  It is not surprising that energy bills can double or triple … Continue reading

July 21, 2016
Furnace Repair

Furnace Repair What you should check before making a repair call Have you started thinking about that inevitable day when you have to turn on your furnace for the upcoming fall and winter months? It’s probably not on the top … Continue reading

July 4, 2016
How To Fix It – Toilet Won’t Flush

Common Toilet Problems Is your toilet leaking? Running? Slow filling? Noisy? Or just won’t flush? In this series of blog posts, we will provide you with information about common toilet problems and give you some tips to help you fix … Continue reading

June 28, 2016
Vancouver Garburator Repair

Vancouver Garburator Repair Is your garburator jammed, noisy, sluggish, smelly or just not working? These are all signs that it is time for a Vancouver Garburator Repair. A garburator is a relatively simple machine. It generally operates trouble-free for several years. … Continue reading

June 14, 2016
Summer Furnace Maintenance

Summer Furnace Maintenance Who needs summer furnace maintenance? A properly functioning furnace in your home is essential – especially here in Vancouver! Have you ever experienced that “uh-oh” feeling you get on a cold day in the fall, when you … Continue reading

February 25, 2016
Spring plumbing tips

Spring plumbing tips can help you save money and time on your home maintenance this year. Despite having a mild winter in Vancouver this year, there are still a number of plumbing tips to consider in order to make sure … Continue reading

February 5, 2016
Hot water tank repairs

Hot water tank repairs are necessary to ensure your hot water supply is running efficiently in your home. Has the hot water stopped running in your home? Nobody likes to wake up to cold water to shower and get ready … Continue reading

December 30, 2015
BOILER RETROFIT VS. BOILER REPLACEMENT

Is your boiler not producing as much heat as it should? Are you unsure if a boiler retrofit or boiler replacement is the correct choice? To help make this determination, the first step is to have a professional, like those … Continue reading

December 18, 2015
4 tips for saving energy during the holidays

4 tips for saving energy during the holidays will help you save money and keep you warm this winter season. The holidays are an expensive time, especially if you’re expecting guests. The costs add up quickly with shopping, dinners, decorations … Continue reading

November 24, 2015
Preventing pipes from freezing

Preventing pipes from freezing is a necessity to ensure your home does not incur water damage and broken pipe bursts this winter season. As a homeowner, preparing pipes from freezing should be on your to-do list before the cold months … Continue reading

November 24, 2015
Heating system safety tips

Heating system safety tips will help you and your families stay safe this fall and winter season in your home. Do you and your family members know the safety tips of the heating system in your home? There are a … Continue reading

October 14, 2015
Energy bill saving tips

Energy bill saving tips will help you stay warm and save money this fall and winter season.The winter season can be a costly time of year for many homeowners. Being energy aware and smart can help keep your hard earned … Continue reading

October 14, 2015
Starting your furnace for winter

Starting your furnace for winter months is a task home owners have to do every year. It is also a task that many homeowners do not think about during the warm summer months. As the colder months are fast approaching, … Continue reading

August 20, 2015
Turning on your boiler

Turning on your boiler is something many homeowners do not think about during the warm summer months. However, with the summer winding down and the cooler weather fast approaching, now is the time to start thinking about turning on your … Continue reading

February 16, 2015
Turndown technology saves energy and money

Modern, high-efficiency boilers are more combustion-efficient than older models. Turndown technology saves energy and money. While providing the same amount of heat with less input, modern, high-efficiency boilers operate at much higher efficiency. Coupled with greater turndown ratios, this efficiency … Continue reading

February 10, 2015
Boiler Installation and Service

You have done your research; you have evaluated the cost and compared the pros and cons of installing a new boiler. The next step is to evaluate the boiler installation and service. In many cases, to avoid disrupting building users, … Continue reading

December 18, 2014
Fully Modulating Boiler

Whether it is to save money, run a more energy efficient home, or both – many homeowners are benefiting from fully modulating boilers. Modulation defined The process that increases or decreases the heat output (firing rate) of the boiler. In … Continue reading

December 17, 2014
Camus Boiler

Could your home or office benefit from a new boiler to improve your hot water needs and efficiency? A Camus boiler could be the right fit for your home or commercial space. Camus Hydronics Ltd is a manufacturer of an … Continue reading

January 9, 2014
High Efficiency Boiler

Are you looking for ways to improve your home and save money on your utility bills? A high efficiency boiler can help you achieve the desired temperature as well as save you money. Traditional boilers are not capable of running … Continue reading

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