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When Should You Call an Emergency Plumber in Edmonton?

We are often asked by Edmonton home and business owners with a plumbing issue whether it’s an emergency situation and if it should be dealt with ASAP. Although the reality is that there’s never a convenient time for a home or business owner to call (and hire) a plumber, there are certainly moments when it is absolutely mandatory that you call an emergency plumber in Edmonton.

The main concern that constitutes a plumbing emergency is whether or not there is flooding. If there is any sign of a flood, then without a doubt you need to call a plumber immediately (such as J.W. Brian Mechanical). If not, and it is after hours, you should be able to wait till regular business hours for service.

If you are the operator of a restaurant or night club, a plumbing emergency could possibly shut you down for the night, resulting in lost revenue. A reliable plumbing contractor such as JW Brian Mechanical is essential for avoiding a disaster such as this as we are available 24/7 for all your plumbing emergencies.

To help you understand the underlying causes of an emergency plumbing scenario in Edmonton, we have created this simple article that outlines the most common emergencies.

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What to Look For in a Good Plumber or Plumbing Company in Edmonton?

For many in need of a plumber in Edmonton, the process of finding and hiring the right person/company usually goes something like this:

  1. Go to Google and search “Edmonton plumber”.
  2. Scan the first page of the search results or possibly a local review site or directory (e.g. Homestars).
  3. Pick a few companies that came into their view first or have high reviews.
  4. Call a few of these companies for rates and availability.
  5. Hire the most inexpensive, most readily available plumber.

There’s nothing wrong with this step-by-step because not only is it simple and puts you (the customer) in control, but it’s also the easiest way to weed through so many options.

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How Much are Carrier Furnace Replacement Parts in Edmonton?

Replacement parts for carrier furnaces can have a wide range of prices. In this article, we will attempt to list the prices of the most common and main components of the Carrier furnace.

Note: all prices are in Canadian dollars and does not include installation. Also, this guide is based on our extensive experience servicing hundreds of Carrier furnaces in Edmonton, Alberta.

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Gas Permits in Edmonton – The Complete Guide

Since our inception in 2011, we have installed hundreds of gas lines for a range of appliances, such as BBQs, kitchen stoves, fireplaces, garage heatersdeck heatersfire tables, and clothing dryers.

Given the hazards of gas-powered appliances and devices, we have fielded a lot of questions about the general process and the regulations surrounding gas in Edmonton. The focus of this guide is to answer some of the most common inquiries we’ve received so it can serve as a useful reference point for you as an Edmonton homeowner or business owner.

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How Much Does it Cost to Install a Gas Line in Edmonton?

It’s no secret that so many appliances we depend on everyday rely on natural gas. In Edmonton, some of the most common gas-powered appliances include BBQs, kitchen stoves, fireplaces, garage heaters, deck heaters, fire tables, and clothing dryers.

However, what is a mystery is how much it costs to install a gas line in Edmonton and how this price tag is formed. While it is difficult to lay out a precise pricing formula given the number of contributing factors, in this article we hope to give you – the end consumer – a clearer understanding of what to expect and consider; similar to what we strived for in our guide to furnace repair costs in Edmonton.

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Broken Furnace – 10 Essential Tips to Keep in Mind

Just like any household appliance, your home furnace will no doubt reach a day when it requires some level of repair. It could be that it’s making a minor noise or, worse yet, isn’t producing consistent heat. Regardless of the issue, you’ll need a specialist (such as J.W. Brian Mechanical) to repair your broken furnace and have it up and running again ASAP.

Additionally, after repairing hundreds of furnaces and heating appliances in the Edmonton area, one common question we’re asked is: “my furnace isn’t working, what should I do?”. You’re of course welcome to contact us and we can help with the repair, but you may be surprised to learn that you might not need us at all! With the advice shared in this guide, you may be able to troubleshoot or fix your furnace yourself.

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How Much Does it Cost to Repair a Furnace in Edmonton?

Plain and simple, if you live in Edmonton it’s nearly impossible to live without a working, reliable furnace in your home. We might not need heat during the warmer summers months from May to August, but come September it’s an absolute necessity; especially when temperatures dip to below 0°C.

Here at J.W. Brian Mechanical, we’ve diagnosed and repaired hundreds of furnaces in the Edmonton and surrounding area on all makes and models.

To help prepare you for the day that your furnace is suddenly rattling, fails producing heat, or is emitting gases (in which case a carbon monoxide detector would likely be activated), we’d like to share some of our relevant knowledge on this topic. Through this in-depth guide, we will answer one of the most common questions customers ask us: “how much will it cost to fix my furnace?”.

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