Benefits of a Room Humidifier in Your Edmonton Home

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Thursday, February 16, 2017
An often-overlooked problem during our harsh Edmonton winters is the effect of dry air in a home. Dry air can contribute to a number of issues that directly affect a household. Sinus problems, nose bleeds, dry skin and static electricity are just a few of the negative effects. While many might view these as common problems associated with winter, it’s the dry air that is the main culprit ..

8 Simple and Easy Ways to Save Water in Edmonton

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Wednesday, February 15, 2017
More and more people nowadays are looking for ways to conserve water as they go about their everyday lives. If you're interested in netting some savings on your utility bill, then the experienced and dependable plumbers at Edmonton's Always Plumbing and Heating (/) have eight simple and easy tips for you: 1) Remember to turn off the tap Turning off the tap while you brush your tee ..

Give Your Edmonton Heating System Some Love

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Thursday, February 09, 2017
The recent extreme cold warnings this winter are nothing new to Edmonton. Temperatures in the double negative digits are a part of living in Alberta. But even though the weather is frigid and uninviting, it doesn’t mean that your Valentine’s Day should be chilly as well. Show your heating system (http://www.alwaysplumbing.ca/heating) some love this month and ensure that your home i ..

Common Signs You May Need Heating Repairs in Edmonton

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Friday, February 03, 2017
Check any list of the coldest places on Earth and Alberta is never far from the top ten. In other words, a furnace breakdown in the dead of winter in this snowy wonderland of ours is no laughing matter. A heating system that you can rely on in Edmonton is not a luxury! Let’s take a look at five signs your heating system in Edmonton may need some professional TLC: Sudden spikes in he ..

Game Day Plumbing Tips for Your Edmonton Home

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Thursday, February 02, 2017
Are you planning a big Super Bowl® party this weekend? Lots of Edmonton homes will be filled with fans gathering to cheer on their favorite team – and eat their favorite party foods. While the talk around this year’s game seems to be focused more on the American ads that will play during the telecast, it hasn’t diminished the enthusiasm for the game itself. The most watched broadca ..

Tips for Green Bathroom Remodeling in Edmonton

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Friday, January 27, 2017
If you’ve been thinking about remodeling your Edmonton bathroom, there’s never been a better time to renovate using green technology. Modern fixtures that use less water and energy are readily available and more affordable than ever. You can also find recycled and sustainable materials essential for a bathroom renovation at most home improvement stores. From the paint to the cabinet ..

Schedule Routine Washer Maintenance by Your Trusted Plumber in Edmonton

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Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Laundry is not everyone’s favourite part of the week, but it is a necessary chore. It can be made a lot easier with a washer that is working its best. Do you have an old washer that has seen better days, or a new machine that has some confusing settings? No matter the case, proper maintenance is crucial to extend its life and keep your clothes really, truly clean after the rinse cycle. Re ..

The Most Important Areas to Insulate Your Edmonton Home

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Thursday, January 19, 2017
Living through an Edmonton winter should give a homeowner a good idea on whether or not they need more insulation. The negative temperatures and invasive weather can take a toll on any home, but one with insufficient insulation will feel the negative impact even stronger. Heat is always moving, traveling from a warm zone to a cooler zone. This means that in winter, heat will leak from yo ..

Examining the Winter IAQ in Your Edmonton Home

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Friday, January 13, 2017
Now that Edmonton is in the middle of another winter season, it’s time to look at the impact that it has on the indoor air quality (IAQ) of your home. With lows in the negative double digits and snow storms in constant rotation, homes are closed tight – and central air is on 24 hours a day. These two factors alone can negatively impact your IAQ, but in the winter there are sev ..

Electric Tank Water Heaters in Your Edmonton Home

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Thursday, January 05, 2017
One of the most important appliances in your Edmonton home is your water heater. In fact, residential water heating is estimated to be the second biggest energy use for Canadian households, accounting for approximately 40% of total electrical energy consumption.* It’s importance is especially felt in the dead of winter, when it provides a heating component essential for your househo ..