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Forum: Ottawa 2019-10-03, 11:08 PM
Replies: 11
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Posted By TKG26
Enercare Kanata location and info: ...

Enercare Kanata location and info:

https://www.enercare.ca/locations/kanata
Forum: Ottawa 2019-10-02, 09:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 518
Posted By TKG26
Todays furnaces are clean burning and while there...

Todays furnaces are clean burning and while there is some cleaning there is more to it... Think of it more as tune up or maintenance.


-CO checks in flue
-CO checks in ambient
-flame signal...
Forum: Ottawa 2019-08-03, 08:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 328
Posted By TKG26
700-1000 i would agree. its as much work as...

700-1000 i would agree. its as much work as installing a new system minus the indoor part. IT will take a good few yours for sure..
Forum: Tarion Questions 2019-06-14, 08:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 404
Posted By TKG26
pretty sad. Obviously an ACT OF GOD took the...

pretty sad. Obviously an ACT OF GOD took the shingles off. rain,snow,wind ect ect

ACT of GOD should be defined as those unusual events
-Flash flood
-Tornado
-huricane
-ect ect

If normal...
Forum: Ottawa 2019-06-02, 10:47 AM
Replies: 421
Views: 32,310
Posted By TKG26
New Orleans You nailed it..

New Orleans
You nailed it..
Forum: Ottawa 2019-06-01, 04:04 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 32,310
Posted By TKG26
Thanks suezuki650

Thanks suezuki650
Forum: Ottawa 2019-05-31, 09:30 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 32,310
Posted By TKG26
2015+ TOS The very first line states...

2015+ TOS



The very first line states they dont charge...

Also I know this from experience. When i used to repair rental water heaters for about 20 years. I never charged rental customers...
Forum: Ottawa 2019-05-30, 10:30 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 32,310
Posted By TKG26
Enercare does not charge for any service calls or...

Enercare does not charge for any service calls or repairs on their rental water heaters.

Lets not give out wrong info just because you dont like rentals..

Try to stay on topic.
Forum: Ottawa 2019-03-05, 09:20 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,940
Posted By TKG26
BBQHAVEN Mattamy homes to boot. :)

BBQHAVEN
Mattamy homes to boot. :)
Forum: Ottawa 2019-03-05, 09:06 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,940
Posted By TKG26
We bought in 2008 and closed in 2009. Builder...

We bought in 2008 and closed in 2009. Builder price went up 50,000$ by the time we moved in... Nice increase in value.

After ten years i would venture to guess we could turn almost a 200,000$...
Forum: Ottawa 2019-01-17, 07:14 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 32,310
Posted By TKG26
what make and model is your water heater? The...

what make and model is your water heater?
The buyout is typically close to the purchase price.

1700$ vs 4000$ is a big difference, are you actually comparing identical model tanks?
Forum: Home Owner Tips, Upgrades and Maintenance 2019-01-09, 10:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 837
Posted By TKG26
Mixing valves seem to have about a 5-7 year life...

Mixing valves seem to have about a 5-7 year life span in my experience working on water heaters

My shower mixing valve(the actual hot/cold valve) crapped out in about 4 years, i replace the...
Forum: Ottawa 2018-12-18, 07:01 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 32,310
Posted By TKG26
the anger should be directed at the builders....

the anger should be directed at the builders. They make these decisions.. Should u have choice? Sure i agree. But its the builder that does not give u the choice not enercare.

Its similar to you...
Forum: Ottawa 2018-12-17, 11:24 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 32,310
Posted By TKG26
Well put GregS

Well put GregS
Forum: Home Technology and Electronics 2018-12-12, 10:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,936
Posted By TKG26
The guide and menus are not lightning fast thats...

The guide and menus are not lightning fast thats for sure. I do have my basement box hardwired to ensure max bandwith. guide seems acceptible.


Installer installed a Ethernet splitter for me, as...
Forum: Home Technology and Electronics 2018-12-10, 11:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,936
Posted By TKG26
Ok so its installed. 2hr window for install. They...

Ok so its installed. 2hr window for install. They showed up on time. Technician was good. listened to what i wanted with the install. Said he would like the modem in the living room, i wanted 3...
Forum: Home Technology and Electronics 2018-12-04, 10:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,936
Posted By TKG26
Im switching from bell fibe to Rogers ignite this...

Im switching from bell fibe to Rogers ignite this weekend...

Ill come back and post my impressions..

From a price point they dont offer any price rebates other than getting crave/movies/hbo...
Forum: Ottawa 2018-11-08, 10:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,456
Posted By TKG26
Dehumidification systems are a must for indoor...

Dehumidification systems are a must for indoor pools. Another operating cost..
Forum: Ottawa 2018-11-02, 09:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,196
Posted By TKG26
Sorry.. Yes the outside disconnect. Flipping the...

Sorry.. Yes the outside disconnect. Flipping the breaker gives the same result and probably better option :)
I happened to be in the backyard last week... I saw my a/c and thought i should pull the...
Forum: Ottawa 2018-11-01, 11:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,196
Posted By TKG26
I serviced hvac for 20 years... The ones most...

I serviced hvac for 20 years... The ones most prone to rodents chewing up wires or building nests where the condensers installed at ground level with a tarp or cover..

Mine is on a wall bracket...
Forum: Home Owner Tips, Upgrades and Maintenance 2018-10-18, 07:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,102
Posted By TKG26
if i had a builder willing to play ball and the...

if i had a builder willing to play ball and the basement elevation allowed it to fit, i would install one of these..

https://www.bradfordwhite.com/direct-vent-gas-models

no power needed, no...
Forum: Ottawa 2018-09-26, 10:51 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 32,310
Posted By TKG26
agreed on all points urbandale is on the...

agreed on all points

urbandale is on the right track with giving options... But no one should expect home depot rates on a included tank..
Forum: Ottawa 2018-09-25, 10:29 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 32,310
Posted By TKG26
will they sell you just a standard powervent?...

will they sell you just a standard powervent? should be in the 1800-2400 range
Forum: Ottawa 2018-09-25, 10:22 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 32,310
Posted By TKG26
do you know what tank model it is? who the rental...

do you know what tank model it is? who the rental company is?
Forum: Ottawa 2018-09-25, 10:17 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 32,310
Posted By TKG26
this is true. so rent and forget knowing your not...

this is true. so rent and forget knowing your not going to pay for any service or repairs.. or roll the dice and own it..

Fact is the rental program on todays more complex tanks is more worth it...
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