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Short-Cycle Prevention For Double-Digit Savings

April 9, 2018 by Patterson-Kelley

Most hydronic heating boilers short-cycle. This creates mechanical problems and wastes energy. Surprisingly, most of this short-cycling is designed into modern systems. Numerous customers, including many engineers and contractors, have come to us looking for a deeper understanding of the

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Today’s the day: associations encourage nationwide participation in World Plumbing Day

March 11, 2018

World Plumbing Day is here, and there are myriad ways to participate in this effort to increase awareness about the role of plumbing in health and safety. The Canadian Institute for Plumbing and Heating (CIPH) and the Mechanical Contractors Association

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Multi-Family Thru-The-Wall Self Contained Heating & Cooling Units

March 9, 2018


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Dual Fired Appliances

March 9, 2018


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Lead Free Press Valves from Jomar

March 7, 2018


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Taco’s SmartPlug a finalist at International Builders Show

February 23, 2018

Taco Comfort Solutions SmartPlug was selected as a finalist at the 2018 International Builders Show (IBS) Best of IBS Awards, Best Home Technology Product category. The awards include a total of nine products categories, including: bath, energy efficient, green building,

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Stop by HPAC’s booth at CMPX for a chance to win testo’s 317-3 CO detector

February 21, 2018

Fill out a ballot at HPAC’s booth (at the top of the escalator) on March 21 or 22 for your chance to win a testo 317-3 CO monitor.  The pocket-sized monitor detects the presence of carbon monoxide (CO) in ambient

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Consider alternatives when a pipe blockage or leak occurs

December 19, 2017 by HPAC Staff

Emergency pipe repair does not have to mean an entire system has to be shut down. This is music to the ears of residential and commercial customers – no more ripping out walls in search of the site of the

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Keep the Heat on with HVAC system checklist

December 18, 2017 by Richard Boothman

Winter can be hard on heaters of every type, but a step-by-step approach to preventive measures and maintenance of HVAC systems will help you to prepare for the harshest season of the year. From gas supply to air movers and

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Gas safety bulletin addresses heating buildings under construction

November 3, 2017

Alberta Municipal Affairs and industry representatives have developed an information bulletin (G-01-17) to inform builders, contractors, renovators, gasfitters/sheet metal workers and owners of the requirements to ensure the installation and operation of gas heating appliances comply with the manufacturers certified