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Blog posts February 2022

What's All the Fuss About Poly-B Plumbing?

 

What Is Poly-B?

Type 1 Polybutylene plumbing, or Poly-B as it is more commonly known, is a grey plastic-type of plumbing that is common all over North America. It’s popularity was based on the ease of installation and the lower cost point than traditional copper plumbing. Poly-B was int…

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RADON - Is It A Concern On Vancouver Island?

WHAT IS IT?

Radon is a gas that occurs in the environment when the radioactive element uranium, breaks down naturally. Uranium exists in exists in all rocks and soil and as a result it regularly and harmlessly escapes from the ground, dissipating in the air. However, when we build homes over rock…

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