Call an Emergency Plumber If…

November 28th, 2022
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You’ve faced plumbing problems before, and you may prefer to try DIY fixes before making the call to a plumber. But do you know when a plumbing problem is bad enough to qualify as an emergency? You don’t have to be standing in a puddle of water for your leak or another issue to be an emergency situation.

In fact, there are quite a few reasons that you’d want to call an emergency plumber to come to take a look at your home. Whether your plumbing problem is big or small, when you need an emergency plumber in Calgary, our team is here to help. If you’re not sure what requires a call to an emergency plumber, just keep reading to learn more.

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Vote For Ace!

November 21st, 2022

It’s that time of year again! The Top Choice Awards are open and we’re a nominee. That’s right, Ace Plumbing has been nominated for a Top Choice Award, competing for Top Choice Plumbing Services of 2023 in Calgary.

If you think we fit the bill, then vote for us today!

VOTE HERE

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The Power of Professional Drain Cleaning

November 14th, 2022
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The plumbing in your home is designed to last for nearly an entire lifetime, but that doesn’t exempt it from problems here and there. And drain clogs are perhaps the most common plumbing problem that our technicians run into. If you’ve ever had a drain clog, you may have attempted to fix it yourself. But have you ever considered scheduling a professional drain cleaning? 

If you have persistent drain clogs, they may require more than just your hardware store solutions. Especially when you consider that there may be a bigger problem that needs to be addressed. If you have a stubborn drain clog and need 24-hour plumbing in Calgary, AB, our team can help. Keep reading to learn about the benefits of professional drain cleaning. 

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What to Know About Your Water Heater’s Sacrificial Anode Rod

October 17th, 2022

Have you ever heard of a sacrificial anode rod? Most homeowners have no clue what it is, but the sacrificial anode rod is a very important part of your water heater. While it’s not a topic you discuss around the dinner table, it is something interesting that you might like to learn more about.

After all, your water heater has an important job in your home. And the more you know about it, the better you understand how it works. When you know how your water heater works, you can identify problems faster when something goes wrong. If you need Calgary water heater services, our team can help. 

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Why Furnace Maintenance Is Vital

October 3rd, 2022
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Fall is here and winter is around the corner. Soon your furnace will be running around the clock to warm your home and keep your family comfortable. But before you put that much strain on your system, you need to invest in furnace maintenance to ensure that your unit is working its best all season long

If you’ve never had furnace maintenance, you may be wondering what the big deal is. You’ve gotten away with not needing furnace service in Chestermere, AB for this long. Why schedule it now? Well, there are many reasons. The most important one is taking care of your furnace so it will last for a long time to come. But there are other benefits, too. 

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When Is a Plumbing Problem an Emergency?

September 19th, 2022
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Unfortunately there isn’t a way to predict exactly when you’ll have a plumbing emergency. That’s why it’s called an emergency! Even when you pay close attention to how your plumbing is working, surprises can still pop up. This is because so much of your plumbing – pipes and other fixtures – aren’t visible in your walls, attic, or under your home.

And we all know that plumbing emergencies don’t happen when it’s convenient. They happen when you’re getting in the shower before going to work for the day, or after you come home from work and don’t realize something has been leaking all day long. If you need services for emergency plumbing in Calgary, AB, our team can help. In the meantime, you can learn what constitutes a true plumbing emergency and what isn’t a true emergency.

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Signs Your Home Definitely Needs Repiping

September 5th, 2022
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It’s not often that you wake up and think, “Wow, I really need to repipe my home!” In fact, you’ve probably never had one of those days. But that doesn’t mean repiping is off the table. While it is a big project to undertake, sometimes it is necessary. And if you have an older home, repiping may be in your near future. 

But how do you know if your home needs to be repiped? Well, it may be obvious if you suddenly have to call an emergency plumber in Langdon, AB. But there are also more subtle signs that you can pay attention to. Ideally, you want to repipe your home on your terms instead of waiting until something major happens and you absolutely have to. 

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Common AC Repair Needs 

August 22nd, 2022

While summer is coming to a close, your AC is still working hard to cool your home until lower temperatures arrive. Your AC may have been put to the test this summer to keep your home cool. That strain can lead to repair needs caused by normal wear and tear. 

Your AC unit has a variety of components that work together to effectively cool your home. When each one is in peak condition, your unit works its best. A single component failure can have rippling effects on your entire air conditioner. If you suspect that you need AC repair in Chestermere, AB, give our team a call. You can review this list of the most common AC repairs that we see. 

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Short-Cycling?

August 8th, 2022
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You may think of your air conditioner as a single unit, but it is composed of many small pieces and parts. All of these components work together to cool or heat the temperature in your home, control humidity, and filter out contaminants. Any of these components can have a malfunction that contributes to your air conditioner’s short cycling. While most AC units last 10 to 15 years, that doesn’t mean you won’t have a few problems along the way. 

If you think your air conditioner is short cycling and need an expert in air conditioning in Chestermere, AB, give our team a call. We’re familiar with the parts that contribute to short cycling and can identify the problem quickly to get it fixed. 

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What’s an Evaporative Cooler?

July 25th, 2022

Now that hotter weather is here, many people are looking for environmentally-friendly options for keeping themselves and their families cool during these warmer months. And one of the best ways to fight against the summer heat is using evaporative coolers in Calgary, AB

If you’ve been wondering, “What is an evaporative cooling system,” then you’ve come to the right place. 

We’re going to explore what an evaporative cooler (they’re sometimes called “swamp coolers”) is, how they work their magic, and the benefits of installing one in your home. That way, you can make the most informed decision for your situation and keep yourself nice and comfortable this summer. 

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