Furnace Repair Vancouver BC
April 16, 2017
Clear Warning Signs Your Furnace is About to Break Down in Vancouver, BC Winter is not a very good time to think about repairing or replacing your furnace. But you don’t have to wait till winter, if there is a genuine need to do so. Just like with every other appliance at home, your furnace … Continue reading Furnace Repair Vancouver BC
Furnace Repair and Maintenance – A Winter Essential
December 21, 2015
It’s that time of year again, and the need for your furnace to be on top of its game is more important than ever. Reliably staying warm during winter is a priority, especially when you have a family to consider. If you run late from work and come home to find your furnace cold it … Continue reading Furnace Repair and Maintenance – A Winter Essential
Tips for Saving Money on Heating Bills This Winter
October 19, 2015
Many people find it hard to save money on their heating bills during the winter, especially if it’s an especially brutal one. While air conditioning bills can total hundreds of dollars a month, heating bills can typically become even more expensive on a monthly basis. This is because there is often more energy required to … Continue reading Tips for Saving Money on Heating Bills This Winter
How to Prepare Your Heating System for Winter
October 1, 2015
It’s that time of year again- the leaves are falling from the trees, the weather is getting colder and colder, and children have started looking for snowflakes again. What does this mean for you? You could kick back and watch a game of football, or brew a big pot of hot chocolate, or you could … Continue reading How to Prepare Your Heating System for Winter
How Does Pipe Re-lining Work?
April 28, 2015
Pipe re-lining is a process that repairs your damaged sewage pipes without having to dig up any drains. Instead of digging a wide and unnecessary long trench, professionals use the new pipe re-lining technology which doesn’t require much digging and is much stronger than the current method of pipe replacement. During a pipe re-lining procedure, … Continue reading How Does Pipe Re-lining Work?
Tankless Water Heaters – How Do They Work?
April 14, 2015
A tankless water heater is home water heating system that heats water on demand as needed, and does not store the hot water in a tank. They are designed to be energy efficient as they provide hot water only when required, saving the user on energy costs. The tankless water heater works by heating water … Continue reading Tankless Water Heaters – How Do They Work?
The Many Advantages of Installing Tankless Water Heaters
March 11, 2015
The Tankless Water Heater is an on demand hot water system with no water storage tank. When a hot water appliance, faucet or fixture is turned on, the tankless system senses flow and a spark igniter activates the gas burner. As cold water enters the system, the heat exchanger rapidly raises the temperature of the … Continue reading The Many Advantages of Installing Tankless Water Heaters
Vancouver Saves Energy with Geothermal Heat Pumps & Energy Star Appliances
February 28, 2014
When the heating technicians at Tap Roots perform heating installations in Vancouver, BC and the surrounding areas, we not only want to install the heating unit that will make our customers the most warm and comfortable, but also the heating unit that will help them to save energy for years to come. There are, of … Continue reading Vancouver Saves Energy with Geothermal Heat Pumps & Energy Star Appliances
3 Reasons to Hire a Professional Technician for Boiler Repair
January 13, 2014
When money is tight and your boiler goes out, it may be tempting at first to try to perform your boiler repair needs on your own. While some people feel they are pretty handy with tools, and others would do just about anything to save a few bucks, here at Tap-Roots Plumbing and Heating we … Continue reading 3 Reasons to Hire a Professional Technician for Boiler Repair
Is Furnace Repair a Good Option for an Old Heating Unit?
December 29, 2013
Around the holidays, money can be especially hard to come by. After planning family get-togethers and gift-giving, you may not have enough left over to replace a dying furnace unexpectedly. But replacement might not be your only option. At Tap-Roots we offer affordable furnace repair services that might be able to salvage a little more … Continue reading Is Furnace Repair a Good Option for an Old Heating Unit?
The Importance of Regular Air Conditioner Maintenance
Over the course of the cooling season, your air conditioner loses some of its efficiency due to loosened belts and electrical connections as well as dust buildup and standard wear on your equipment. A neglected air conditioner uses up to 25% more energy than a well-maintained system. Annual air conditioner maintenance can save you money … Continue reading The Importance of Regular Air Conditioner Maintenance
Drain Cleaning is Best Left to the Professionals
Those seeking a Richmond plumber need look no further. Here at Tap Roots Plumbing & Heating, we offer drain cleaning services, remedying clogged drains with the utmost professionalism. From sinks to toilets, a clogged drain is not only inconvenient, it can also cause expensive water damage to your home if left untreated. There are many … Continue reading Drain Cleaning is Best Left to the Professionals
Easy Steps You Can Take To Save Water
The average family of four can use up to 1200 liters of water at home per day. That comes out to 8,400 gallons per week, and nearly 36,000 gallons per month. Granted, not every family uses this much water. The newest shower heads, toilets, dishwashers, and laundry machines all use significantly less water than older … Continue reading Easy Steps You Can Take To Save Water