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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There is no perfect setting for controlling water temperature. 49 C and 60 C are the two most common settings. Here is a brief reason to consider using 60 C as your default temperature setting.

Why You Should Not Set Your Hot-Water Heater to 49 C

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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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Water Heating Bill: How to Save MoneyHeating water makes up the largest chunk of your utility bill after heating and cooling. That means your water heater could be the reason behind your high monthly utility bills.

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The Pros and Cons of Tankless Water HeatersTankless water heaters offer many advantages over their traditional tank counterparts, ranging from greater environmental friendliness to claims of an endless supply of hot water. That sounds great, but what are the drawbacks?

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Water Heater Problems That May Be Plaguing Your Calgary HomeIf you've been having problems with hot water in your home, it helps to have a working knowledge of common water heater problems. Following are some of the most common issues experienced with storage tank water heaters. First, though, a quick primer on how a traditional tank water heater operates.

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Tankless or Storage? Comparing Water HeatersWhen it comes time to replace your aging or ailing hot water tank, it's important to consider all your options before choosing your new appliance. Begin by narrowing down your choice between a tankless or storage model water heaters with some help from the information listed below. 

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Common Reasons Why Your Hot Water Isn't WorkingHot water heaters usually work without a hitch. However, like all machines, they can wear out and breakdown as time passes. To that end, the following are some common problems you may come across as the years pass by:

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