Ace Plumbing and Heating Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Plumbing’

Regular Drain Cleaning Benefits

Monday, February 19th, 2024

Drain clogs don’t just pop up overnight. They develop very slowly over time. First, a few particles cling to the insides of your pipes. Then these particles attract more and more until a clog is big enough to block water flow in your drains. 

Regular drain cleaning is the best way to stay ahead of tough clogs and prevent them from ever happening in the first place. You can give our team a call to schedule your drain cleaning service today. In the meantime, you can keep reading to learn more about the benefits of investing in regular drain cleaning.

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Sump Pump Maintenance! Here Is The Best Advice!

Monday, February 12th, 2024
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As always Jack DeVetten, the Professor of Plumbing has the best advice on sump pump maintenance for homeowners! Not sure what a sump pump is or why it is the basement to begin with? You have come to the right place. The sump pump is the first line of defence in your home against basement floods. The sump pump keeps water damage out of your house. And it maintains the integrity of the foundation in your home. But, like anything mechanical, it needs proper maintenance to be efficient.

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Scary Water Shortage! Save The Snowpack! Action Needed Now!

Monday, January 29th, 2024
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Scary Water Shortage!

Today, Jack Devetten, The Professor of Plumbing, is addressing three issues that are showing up in the media daily. He is going give insights about the coming scary water shortage and explain the consequences unless we all do our part to help save the snowpack and glaciers.

This has been made clear on the news, on social media, and in government agencies. All talking climate change, drought, and a looming water shortage crisis. Those of us who have lived in the Calgary area for a long time can agree that the amount of snow accumulation in the higher elevations of the mountains is significantly less. And that the snow seems to disappear more quickly and much sooner than before.

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Sewer Backup. Expert Advice You Need to Know

Monday, January 1st, 2024
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A Sewer Backup and Navigating the Storm

Imagine waking up to the distressing reality of a sewer backup in your basement. It is an experience that can send anyone into a state of panic. Jack, Professor of Plumbing at Ace Plumbing and Heating in Calgary, understands what you are going through. He is here to guide you through this crisis with some professional advice.

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Tips on Winterizing Your Pipes for Winter

Monday, December 25th, 2023

One of the best things you can do for your home ahead of winter is winterizing your plumbing system. Frozen pipes are a problem you never want to deal with. Aside from the inconvenience of not being able to access water, you also risk pipes bursting as the frozen water expands. Luckily, it’s something you can prevent entirely.

You just need the help of an expert plumber in Okotoks, AB. No matter what your plumbing needs, from help winterizing your home to addressing frozen pipes if they do happen, we are here to help. You can keep reading for tips on winterizing your home’s plumbing system to prevent frozen pipes as temperatures drop.

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Christmas Hot Water Spoiler. How to Avoid One

Monday, December 18th, 2023

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This is a Christmas hot water spoiler story. It’s Christmas Eve, and your home is buzzing with excitement and the warm glow of Christmas lights. Relatives from near and far have gathered, filling the home with laughter and festive cheer. But as the evening wears on, a chilling discovery is made. The water tank has malfunctioned, leaving everyone with the prospect of cold showers on Christmas Day.

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Avoid a Clogged Drain on Christmas and New Year’s

Monday, December 11th, 2023

Plumbing problems are never fun to deal with, but during the holiday season it’s even worse. You already have more going on than usual, and a clogged drain can really put a damper on your holiday spirit. While you may be frustrated, clogged drains are actually very common at this time of the year.

Our team is always here to help, even during the holiday season. We know that plumbing problems don’t sleep and can happen at the most inconvenient times. You can keep reading to learn our tips for preventing dream clogs now and all year long. Then give our team a call if you have a clogged drain in Okotoks, AB.

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Instant Hot Water Maker. The Best Black Friday Bargain!

Tuesday, November 21st, 2023

Instant Hot Water Maker: The Must-Have for Your Cozy Winter Home – Another Special Black Friday Deal!

Hey there, hot beverage lovers and instant soup aficionados! So are you ready to transform your kitchen into a haven of instant, steaming comfort this winter? With Black Friday just around the corner, it’s time to talk about the game-changer in home comfort – the Instant Hot Water Maker. And guess what? Jack, the Professor of Plumbing is rolling out another sizzling hot deal that you just can’t miss!

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Plumbers Do That? 3 Services A Plumber Can Do

Monday, September 18th, 2023

When you think about plumbers, you probably think about having someone make repairs to the pipes and faucets in your home. But professional plumbers can do a lot more than that. In fact, you might just be surprised about some of the times that you need to call a plumbing professional.

If you’ve been searching for plumbers in Calgary, AB, you’ve reached the right place. You can keep reading to learn more about the many services that our plumbers offer. Then give us a call to schedule your appointment for any of these needs.

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Most Common Bathroom Sink Clogs and How to Fix Them

Monday, April 3rd, 2023
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If your bathroom sink is persistently getting clogged, you may be tired of using things such as drain cleaners or plumbing snakes that seem to only help temporarily. Instead, you want to solve the bigger problem. The good news is, we have a team who are experts at plumbing and heating in Calgary, and we’re always here to help your family.

First, you want to find the reason for the persistent clogs and solve it. Then, you want to be more careful of what you’re washing down your drains. You can keep reading to learn more about bathroom sink clogs as well as ways to fix and prevent them from happening again.

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