• Frequently Asked Questions About Plumbing and HVAC

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    Frequently Asked Questions About Plumbing and HVAC

    When it comes to plumbing and heating, there are a ton of questions clients have but often find answers difficult to come by. R&D Plumbing and Heating wants to arm you with the most accurate information available to help you with all your plumbing and heating needs

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  • A Beginner’s Guide To Purchasing A Hot Tub

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    A Beginner’s Guide To Purchasing A Hot Tub

    Hot tubs are now available in a variety of styles to suit a range of customers and offer relaxing and therapeutic benefits both indoors and outdoors.

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  • Top Five Things To Look For When Hiring A Plumbing, Heating and Air-conditioning Contractor

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    Top Five Things To Look For When Hiring A Plumbing, Heating and Air-conditioning Contractor

    As a homeowner, you’ve probably managed to quick fix a couple of things around the house. A leakage here, a basic installation there. But a professional plumber understands the impact of what is a seemingly small water leak.

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  • Why You Should Choose R&D Plumbing and Heating!

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    Why You Should Choose R&D Plumbing and Heating!

    Without adequate heating and professional plumbing, even a dream home can quickly turn into a nightmare. A flooded basement or cold air blowing through the house could affect not just your home’s structural integrity, but your family’s health as well.

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  • Busted! Don’t Believe These Plumbing and HVAC Service Myths!

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    Busted! Don’t Believe These Plumbing and HVAC Service Myths!

    While the internet gives you unlimited access to a plethora of information, it is often the source of misinformation, especially when it comes to plumbing and heating, ventilation, and air conditioning issues.

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  • What Makes R&D Plumbing & Heating Stand Out

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    What Makes R&D Plumbing & Heating Stand Out

    Thanks for stopping by our blog. If you’re looking for more information about R&D Plumbing & Heating, you’ve come to the right place.

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  • The Importance of Annual HVAC System and Plumbing Maintenance Is Greater Than You Think

    R&D PLUMBING AND HEATING | | Categories: HVAC system maintenance

    Have you had your annual HVAC system maintenance done yet this year? You might think my equipment runs Fine, but it’s more important than you think. Once you learn why annual HVAC system maintenance is so important, you’ll never put it off again.

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  • Defender Low Level CO Monitor

    R&D PLUMBING AND HEATING | | Categories: Defender

    Defender

    LL6070 Low Level Carbon Monoxide Monitor

    The Defender LL6070 Sealed Lithium Battery Powered low level carbon monoxide monitor continuously displays CO levels detected of 5 PPM or more.

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  • Fire Facts

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    Carbon monoxide (CO) is an invisible, odourless, colourless, toxic gas. It is produced by the
    incomplete burning of common fuels such as gasoline, coal, natural gas, propane, heating oil,
    kerosene and methane, or any other combustible material such as wood, cloth, or paper. Fuels burn
    incompletely when an adequate supply of oxygen is not available.

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  • THERE’S A KILLER IN THE HOUSE

    Ryan MacDuff | | Categories: Bradford white , Defender , Excalibur , Filters , Humidifier

    Carbon Monoxide Ask These 3 Questions to make sure you and your family don’t become a statistic. #1. You’re first Line of defense. Have all my gas burning appliances been well maintained and inspected by a professional at least 1 time per year? Things to check for: Cleanliness, Gas Pressure, Temperature Rise, Static Pressure, Leaks, Cracks, Blocked Vents, improper installation, Poor Connections of the gas line and Venting, Carbon Monoxide levels in the home and in the exhaust. Types of Appliances: Furnace, Boiler, Hot Water Heater, Fireplace, Garage Heater, and Gas Cook Tops, and Gas Driers are the most typical. #2. Has My Exhaust and…

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  • Why Our Customers Love Us

    Ryan MacDuff | | Categories: Defender , Excalibur , Filters , Humidifier

    Why Our Customers Love Us

    At R&D Plumbing and Heating, we prioritize customer service and satisfaction. To let you know just how much we’re committed to your happiness, here’s what a few delighted customers had to say about us:

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  • Owner Spotlight : Ryan Macduff, Corey Dallyn and Brian Fischer

    Ryan MacDuff | | Categories: Bradford white , Defender , Excalibur , Filters , Humidifier

    Owner Spotlight : Ryan Macduff, Corey Dallyn and Brian Fischer

    I’m Ryan Macduff. My partners Corey Dallyn and Brian Fischer, and I are all proud owners of R&D plumbing.

    I look forward to sharing our story. I hope that you will enjoy getting to know us better.

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  • Announcing the new website

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    announcing new site

    We are delighted to announce the launch of our new website!

    Our new website provides our existing and prospective clients a simple yet interactive view of our work and the services we offer.

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  • New Website Under Construction

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    New Website Coming Soon!

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  • Fire Pits

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    Plumbing Services Vermilion

    A fire pit is more than just a hole in the ground in the backyard where you burn stuff that you don't want anymore. It can be a centrepiece for all outdoor parties or family get-togethers. So you've decided to get a fire pit but you may not know where to start — start here...

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  • Boilers - Part 1

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    Plumbing Services Vermilion

    Even though we use it every day, we don't really give it a second thought. We use hot water for cooking and cleaning, washing our clothes, taking showers and bathes — all in all, a very important and integral part of our lives...

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  • Boilers - Part 2

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    Plumbing Services Vermilion

    The wiring of a boiler is essential to its good running and long life. Boilers need wiring which serves as a power source and also wiring for the boiler controls — this wiring is usually a combination of low and line voltages. Like the wiring in all electrical systems, boiler wires can sometimes stop working, overheat or fail to carry current to the correct point. You may find that you have problems controlling the thermostat or that the boiler will not come on when you have programmed it to. The wiring for gas-fired and oil-fired boiler systems in domestic areas are similar so the basics will be serve for whichever kind of boiler you have...

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  • Who Needs a Humidifier?

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    Plumbing Services Vermilion

    If you’re familiar with the woes of a Canadian winter, you know that dry air and its lowly effects on our bodies is inevitable. Stepping up: the humidifier. I’m sure we’ve all heard of them before and maybe you have one tucked away in storage that you’ve completely forgotten about. Well it may be time to plug it back in! Yes, simply put, a humidifier puts moisture (humidity) back into the air – but what exactly does that mean for your health?...

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  • Garage Heaters

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    Plumbing Services Vermilion

    You may have never thought about it but how you heat your garage is pretty important. You're thinking to yourself why do I need heat my garage? It's just for my car and as long as it's not outside — unprotected from the elements, it should be fine. Depending how cold it gets where you live, you may be right but unless you live right on top of the equator, your garage needs a little warmth...

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  • Unclogging Your Drain Without Harsh Chemicals

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    Plumbing Services Vermilion

    Clogged drain. Not very fun but these things can happen to us every day. Whether it's in the bathroom or the kitchen, it's a frustrating situation when you're washing the dishes — all those food particles and dirty water sloshing around. Or taking a shower — standing ankle deep in your rinsed-off soapy flighty water. Nobody likes it and for the most part, nobody likes using harsh chemicals to unclog these drains. Instead of running to the store and picking up a bottle of industrial drain cleaner, here's a recipe for you to keep your drains clean and clear...

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