Ace Plumbing and Heating Blog: Archive for the ‘Plumbing’ Category

Plumbing Horror Stories and Their Solutions

Monday, June 13th, 2022
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If you’ve talked with friends, neighbors, or even coworkers about the details of homeownership, then we’re sure that you’ve discussed the realities of plumbing disasters. Unfortunately, they happen to just about everyone. Your plumbing system is expansive, complex, and it’s something that you use almost every day. This is why it’s so important to make sure to have a great team on your side when you need plumbing in Calgary, AB.

Today, we want to talk about a few troubles you might encounter. If you run into any of these plumbing problems, there are some pretty clear reasons why they might have happened. Below are a few horror stories you should be aware of. Make sure you note their solutions as well.

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Getting to the Bottom of Your Pipe Leak

Monday, March 21st, 2022
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Plumbing problems are a right of passage for every homeowner. When you encounter one, our team members are available to fix it in a flash. We have all the right expertise coupled with the right tools to make sure that your issue is gone in a flash. What we want to focus on today is what you should do after the storm. There’s not much that outranks the frustration of a pipe leak. After you’re able to sort through the issue, it’s important to figure out the basis of your plumbing problem in Calgary, AB. We’re here to help. Let’s get to the root cause of your home’s plumbing leaks. 

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10 Ways to Save Money on Your Water Bill

Friday, October 15th, 2021

It’s an inevitability for a homeowner — the water bill. But even if you’re faced with a water bill each month, there are ways to reduce the financial drain. These tips and tricks can be done at home and will help you save money on your water costs. But if you have any serious plumbing issues, call a professional plumber to ease the burden. 

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Why Do I Always Run Out of Hot Water?

Friday, September 3rd, 2021

Every Albertan knows that having hot water in the house isn’t a choice, it’s a necessity. Staying warm in our frigid winters requires the occasional hot shower and a warm water supply prevents our pipes from freezing. But have you found yourself running out of hot water when you need it most?

There are a few reasons that your hot water supply might not be providing what you need. If you’ve got a hot water emergency, it’s always best to call our team for immediate service. For less urgent matters, consider these factors when you’re frustrated with a limited hot water supply.

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How to Choose the Best Toilet for You

Monday, August 16th, 2021

Whether you’re renovating your bathroom or replacing an old or broken toilet, choosing the right toilet is a more significant decision than you may think. 

When it comes to kitchen and bathroom plumbing, the toilet is one of the most important items. But with all the toilets available, how do you know which is suitable for you and your household? 

Keep reading to learn more about the 4 steps of choosing the right toilet and what makes this decision so crucial. 

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Are Water Filtration Systems Worth It?

Thursday, June 10th, 2021

We all enjoy a glass of crystal clear drinking water. But often it’s what you can’t see that makes the water coming out of your tap taste funny. Filtered water is a practical way to make sure you’re consuming quality H2O.

There are a variety of ways to get filtered water, be it bottled products or pitcher filters. But the most convenient method at home is water filtration systems. The question is, are they worth it? 

The short answer: almost always.

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5 Common Toilet Problems & How to Fix Them

Wednesday, March 31st, 2021

Toilets often have issues at the worst times. A plumber is usually your best solution, but there are some problems you can try to fix yourself. Before you call for an emergency repair, learn more about five common toilet problems and their potential solutions. 

If the problem continues and you really need to contact a plumber, Ace Plumbing has experienced plumbing technicians standing by 24/7 to fix any toilet problem you may be faced with.

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Paranormal Plumbing Activity

Monday, October 21st, 2019
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Case 335142: The Phantom Flushing Toilet

(Based on a true story, names have been changed to protect the innocent.)

Stacey and Wil moved into a 24-year-old home. It was their first home and they were eager to spend their first night in their new home. After a calm evening consisting of their favorite movie and lots of buttery popcorn, Stacey and Wil fell asleep exhausted from the move.

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What’s Considered a Plumbing “Emergency?”

Monday, September 23rd, 2019

Not every plumbing problem you’re going to have in your home is cut and dry. We understand that you’re a homeowner, not a plumbing professional, so it’s unrealistic for you to know each and every sign of plumbing trouble and what to do about it. We’re not trying to give you an excessive crash course in plumbing problems here, we just want you to know the basics.

If you’re looking for an emergency plumbing it Okotoks, AB, you can rely on us. We have a certified team of professionals that’s always ready to perform the work that you need. We provide emergency plumbing services because we know that life’s mishaps don’t always stick to a 9-5 schedule. You can call on us anytime.

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We Can Clear Those Drains for You

Monday, September 9th, 2019
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Are you having a little trouble with your plumbing system, but can’t determine if it’s time for you to schedule a drain cleaning appointment? We understand your hesitation. It’s a hassle to schedule an appointment just to find out that you don’t really need any plumbing services.

We know that it’s not always easy to find great drain cleaning services in Calgary, AB. That’s why we hold ourselves to a higher standard here at Ace Plumbing and Heating. You can trust our team members to do the hard work and do it well. Make sure that you get the plumbing services that you need when you need them. Get in touch with our professionals today.

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