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    Clogged drains are a common household problem. Knowing how to keep your drains clear will keep your pipes healthy and reduce your need to call a plumber for sluggish drains or water backup. Follow these tips to limit what you[Read More...]

    In Alberta, we all know how bitter cold the winter weather can be. As fall and winter approach, we are reminded there are many more cold days (or nights) ahead. As the weather cools down, there is a risk of[Read More...]

    As fall approaches, many families find themselves spending more time in the kitchen. While summer is the season for outdoor barbecues and campfires, fall is the season for back to school lunches, canning your produce, and packaging up the succulent[Read More...]

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    Dangers of Poly-B Piping

    August 19, 2019

    What is Poly-B Pipe? Poly-B (polybutylene) is a flexible plastic plumbing piping that was commonly used in homes built between 1978-1995. Poly-b was popular for builders as it was much cheaper than copper piping, and it was installed in over[Read More...]

    The North Saskatchewan River supplies the Edmonton area with some of the best water in the world, but the river water is considered “moderately hard, about 165 milligrams of calcium carbonate per litre on average” (Epcor). Hard water contains excessive[Read More...]