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Reliable Controls

NCH is now a Reliable Controls Authorized Dealer

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Water flow issues? Check the aerator

If you find your faucet not giving you enough water, check the aerator. They are easily removed…

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Residential Domestic / Hydronic Water Installation

Uponor Controls and Poly pipe cladding on boiler copper lines

Residential Domestic / Hydronic Water Installation

Frequently Asked QUESTIONS

FAQ

At what temperatue does a heat pump become ineffective?

Air source heat pumps are dependant on outside air temperature and become less efficient as the temperature drops. We recommend -10C as a set point where the heat pump should default to a backup heat source

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I have existing gray water line but it is hard to find, where can I find more?

The gray water line is Polybutylene (Poly-B for short) and is no longer manufactured. The product line was discontinued due to the potential for breakdown given certain chlorine levels in the water  and a particular kind of fitting, both of which were not an issue in Canada. These pipes, given they are correctly installed, will most likely outlive the house here in Canada and should not be a cause for concern. Poly-B has given way to a number of different waterline manufacturers, the most common one being Crosslinked Polyethylene, better known as Pex, used extensively as a substitute for more expensive plumbing systems such as copper.

See the following link for more info:http://www.pexinfo.com/