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A Breath Of Fresh Air: How IAQ Can Help Keep You Safe

Many Canadian are now spending more time indoors due to the Covid-19 virus, and with allergy season soon approaching, it may be a good time to think about Indoor air quality and air filtration through heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems. With today’s enclosed and tight building construction, the air inside your home is considered

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6 Plumbing tips for new Vancouver Homeowners and Renters

This article is written for recent home buyers or renters to let you know some of the areas of your dwelling you might want to check to ensure safety and that your equipment is functioning properly. Poly-B Piping Polybutylene piping is one of the leading causes of floods in homes built between the 1970s and

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What are the Dangers of Poly-B Piping/ Plumbing in Your Home?

Poly-B piping is a grey colored plastic pipe used to supply water in your home. This type of piping was very common in homes built between the 1970’s and early 90’s in the Metro Vancouver area. At the time, poly-B was a great alternative to copper piping as it was both easier to work with

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Top Reasons Why You Need an Emergency Plumber

Whether it’s a clogged drain or toilet, a sudden back-up, flooding, leaking faucet or pipes, a lack of water pressure, a broken hot water tank or other plumbing crisis… these events don’t just happen between the hours of 9-5, from Monday to Friday. A burst pipe often happens when you least expect it and you’ll

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How much does it cost to replace a furnace in Vancouver, BC?

When the cold hits, there’s nothing worse than a failing furnace and a sudden absence of heat in your home. Often a furnace can be repaired, but you may need to consider replacing your furnace with a new unit if the problems persist.   Pricing the replacement of your furnace When the time comes to

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How to Increase Your Home’s Resale Value through Renovation

Here are 6 Key Home Improvements that You Can Do to Increase Your House Value Whether you plan to sell your home this year or in the next few years, you’ll want to get the most resale value and know what impacts a home’s resale value best. Kitchen renovations and bathroom renovations are great ways

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5 Main Causes of a Blocked Drain and How to Avoid Them

Let’s face it, we’ve all experienced a clogged or blocked drain at some point. One of the most common plumbing problems faced by home occupiers, commercial or industrial enterprises, and plumbing companies alike is the clogged drain. Whatever the cause of the blockage, it requires immediate attention, as it often leaves the sink or toilet

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How Much Does a Boiler Repair Cost in Vancouver?

Got a busted boiler that needs to be fixed? In the Vancouver area, the cost to repair a boiler can run anywhere from $199 to over $599. Most homeowners pay around $399.

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How Much Does a Heat Pump Repair Cost in Vancouver?

The cost to repair a heat pump in Vancouver ranges from $199 to $499, with the average cost being around $399.

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What Size Furnace Do I Need? A Vancouver Tech Explains.

We’ll go over why it’s important to get the right size furnace and what factors impact the size you need.

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