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 What Problems Can a Leaky Faucet Cause?

February 15, 2024

Water is dripping from your Calgary home’s faucet—but how serious is the situation? Truthfully, even a little drip could lead to a big problem!

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How Do I Know When It’s Time to Buy a New Furnace?

January 30, 2024

Nobody wants a problem with their furnace—but even the most efficient systems have to be replaced at some point.

Is the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system in your Bearspaw home malfunctioning? If so, be sure to address the issue as soon as possible—doing so can prevent further discomfort and damage.

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What Is a Plumbing Inspection?

January 15, 2024

At Alpha Plumbing Ltd., we recommend an annual plumbing inspection for your Springbank home. Many homeowners pass on the inspection not realizing its importance in your regular home maintenance.

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What to Do If Your Furnace Stops Working

December 14, 2023

Every homeowner’s nightmare. You wake up on a cold winter morning and something doesn’t feel right. Why does it feel so darn cold? Oh. The heating didn’t come on. Oh. That means the furnace stopped working. Oh. What do I do now? Oh. Do I need a new furnace? A furnace that stops working may just be a mild…

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Common Gas Boiler Problems and How to Troubleshoot Them

November 15, 2023

No resident needs much introduction to the harsh winter weather. If you live here, you know. You also know the importance of a fully functioning gas boiler to your home. Hot water for heating is a basic requirement for many months of the year here. It’s essential that you have a good quality boiler that…

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Is it Time for a Boiler Replacement?

October 18, 2023

Boiler Replacement – How to know when it’s time for your boiler to go Boilers are responsible for up to 60% of your electric bill, which is why it is so important to make sure they are working efficiently. There are a few steps that you can take to ensure that your boiler is running…

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6 Common Plumbing Mistakes to Avoid

October 9, 2023

Whether it’s a clogged toilet or a slow-running drain, plumbing problems are never fun. With the growing do-it-yourself mentality and the access to a great deal of how-to information online, it can be tempting to try to resolve your issues on your own.  Before you give it a try in your home, take to heart…

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7 Furnace Maintenance Tips

September 19, 2023

It’s understandable that maintenance tasks often fall by the wayside. Many homeowners follow the mantra of “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” Everyone is busy and many seemingly more important priorities tend to creep up every month to consume time and money.  However, the last thing you want to worry about when the weather…

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Everything You Need to Know About Boilers

August 1, 2023

Did you know radiant heat—the type of heat your boiler creates—was one of the first methods of indoor heating systems invented, dating back to 1300 BC? At , though we haven’t been working with boilers since 1300 BC, we know a thing or two about them. Our highly trained and experienced , ventilation, and air…

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