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Got Dog? Get Ducts Clean
Pets are great companions and we all know that dogs come with a particular set of problems for those afflicted by allergies. Pet dander is a common problem with pet owners and this can collect in your ductwork and cause problems when your furnace turns on. Simple steps like frequent cleaning of your floors and carpet, and changing your furnace filters regularly are good ways to keep the problems...
All About Main Line
A home or business utilizing the city sewer is responsible for maintaining the pipe that connects their building to the city’s sewer system. The cleaning of this pipe is known as Main Line Service and it involves an inspection a cleaning by an experienced professional.Blockage of Main Line sewer pipes that connect to the city’s sewer system is most often caused by tree roots. Tree roots...
Warning Signs of a Failing Sump Pump
A sump pump is an important device to monitor and maintain in your home
- failure can result in thousands of dollars in water damage to your basement, especially if it is close to your furnace or water heater.One of the most common indicators that your sump pump may be ready to fail is if it is constantly running. In some cases, a wet spring may simply cause the pump to run continuously because....
Proper Ventilation - Feeling the Chill
Maintaining your ductwork is very important to ensure that your air-conditioning unit is working properly through the hot-weather season. Problems with your ductwork can lead to less comfort, less efficiency, and a shorter lifespan for your AC equipment.Leaking ductwork is a problem that could cause air to vent where you do not want it to, such as a basement or crawlspace. Leaks can be caused....
Winnipeg Home Renovations - Where Do I Begin?
Winnipeg Home Renovation Projects
As the first day of summer quickly approaches we as Winnipeg home owners begin to schedule and budget for our Winnipeg home renovation projects. Amidst all the excitement of being able to plan out a kitchen or basement upgrade, sometime we are just not sure where to begin.
Please visit OTG Renovations for all your HOME RENOVATIONS needs.
On Time Is On Call This Long Weekend!
One of the greatest fears Winnipeggers have is coming home from a weekend at the cottage to disaster in their home.Maybe the electricity has gone out and all the food in your fridge has spoiled or the sump pump you meant to have installed is now floating in a foot of water; either way, panic is sure to strike.Once you get past the thought of abandoning your Winnipeg home fully and moving out to....
Winnipeg Home Cooling Energy Saving Tips
Did you know that you could potentially reduce air conditioning energy by 30-60 percent by switching to high-efficiency Air Conditioning units.
The easiest way to save on your Hydro bill is to regularly clean and replace your Air Conditioner's filters.Check-out our Air Conditioning Infograph and discover what energy saving tips actually make a difference in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Winnipeg Air Conditioner Maintenance
Keep your Air Conditioner properly maintained this spring to ensure you remain cool this summer.
Watch Ty's video for some quick Do It Yourself tips for maintaining your Air Conditioning unit. Air Conditioners should be serviced on an annual basis to ensure your central air system is properly cooling your home. We are currently offering an air conditioning tune-up special, and the tune-up special...
Your Basement Flooding Checklist
The unfortunate reality of home ownership in Winnipeg is that we're likely going to get hit by flooding at one point or another.Whether it comes up through the drains or in through window wells, there is a likelihood of water damage to your basement or other areas of your home. How you handle the water can make all the difference in the world.The natural reaction, when you first see water in....
Leave Plumbing to the Pros in Winnipeg
Plumbing is simple, right? Anyone can do it, especially with new products like PEX tubing and ABS drain pipe that are easy to work with.Well, “I’m glad I did it myself!” isn’t usually the first thing out of anyone’s mouth when confronted with a basement full of sewage or an indoor rainstorm caused by a botched DIY plumbing job.The National Plumbing Code of Canada, as well as municipal...