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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?


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Boiler Repair

Common Boiler Issues worth Knowing About in Metro Vancouver, BC Boiler breakdowns are normally expensive inconveniences, and by some sort of coincidences, most of them normally occur during winter when they are needed the most. In as much as there are certain boiler problems which can be addressed without the need to call boiler repair … Continue reading Boiler Repair

Common Plumbing Problems that are Best Left to the Pros

We know how it goes. You want to get your hands dirty a bit, turn a couple of wrenches, and show that you know a thing or two about plumbing. There is certainly a time and place for that, but sometimes you are better off calling a plumber. There are many DIY things you can … Continue reading Common Plumbing Problems that are Best Left to the Pros

Natural Gas Service Ensures a Safe System in Your Home

Natural gas is a great energy source for your home. Natural gas is a hydrocarbon gas found in the earth that is primarily composed of methane and is often used as a way to heat your home as well as generate electricity for your household needs. Maintaining the natural gas system in your home is … Continue reading Natural Gas Service Ensures a Safe System in Your Home