About Damien

Damien McCusker, Manager of Arpi's residential service division, has been working in the HVAC industry for 18 years and has hands-on experience in new home installations, furnace and air conditioner replacements, sales and residential service. He spends most of his spare time sharing his passion for soccer with his kids and enjoys watching them at soccer practice and games.

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Frozen pipes are one of the most common plumbing issues that occur during the colder parts of the year. Frozen pipes are not only an inconvenience, they can also be a large repair project in worst-case scenarios. The following five frozen-pipe-prevention tips help keep your pipes safe from the cold.

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Water coming into your residence from the mainline is supposed to only flow in one direction. Backflow occurs when the pressure in the main water line changes, which can cause your wastewater to flow back into the mainline.

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Winter brings colder weather and harsher conditions. Your home’s plumbing system is especially vulnerable to the cold and improper preparations can lead to expensive repair and inconvenience. A plumbing checkup every fall keeps your home safe for the winter.

What A Plumbing Checkup Looks For

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The arrival of fall means that Thanksgiving and the holiday party season are right around the corner. Whether you'll be hosting an annual family get-together or multiple parties this season, it's vital to make sure that your home's plumbing system is in top condition. Here are some plumbing considerations to tackle while your festivities are still in the planning stage:

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Pet Owners Need to Know These Effects on PlumbingThe days when people kept dogs and cats restricted to the outdoors are long gone. Today, most pet owners consider their four-legged friends to be members of the family, and as such, they get to share our homes with us. But having pets indoors can create some challenges, such as the amount of pet dander and hair they shed.

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summer plumbing problemsThe risk of frozen water pipes is a thing of the past, now that winter is behind us. But summer also brings its own set of potential plumbing problems. So what particular issues should you watch out for? Here are the top summer plumbing problems:

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Common Water Pressure ProblemsAre you living with water pressure problems in your Calgary home? If so, you should know that you don't have to just make do because most water pressure issues can be solved. And, you might even be able to correct the problem yourself. Here are some common underlying causes of low pressure in home water supplies and helpful advice on what you can do to get your problem resolved.

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Most Common Plumbing Problems and How to Fix ThemWhen you have a serious plumbing problem in your Alberta home, you need to call a plumber for help. However, there are some common plumbing problems that may not need the help of a pro. Here are some of these common problems, and the fix for them.

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Most people realize that the less water they use in their household, the more money they'll save when the water bill arrives at the end of the month. But that's not the only benefit of conserving water; it prevents a precious natural resource from being wasted. That's why it's reassuring to know that a government program is available, WaterSense, that provides guidelines for conserving water.

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Save Water With These Plumbing Fixtures in Your HomeAny reduction in your monthly water usage will reduce the amount of money you spend for your residential water supply. At the same time, using less water will help your local community by conserving what is becoming an increasingly precious natural resource.

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