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For over 40 years, West Bay Mechanical has been providing a variety of heating and plumbing services to Victoria home and business owners. In our blog, you will find a number of resources regarding HVAC topics. If you still can’t find an answer, please contact our friendly office and one of our staff members will be more than happy to assist you.

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    12/11/2020 0 Comments
    Plumbing Contractors Victoria: Your Plumbing Maintenance Checklist

    In many ways, your house is a living thing: it breathes through ventilation, internal systems help it regulate temperature, and water flows through vein-like pipes.

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    03/09/2020 0 Comments
    Signs You Need a Quick Plumbing Repair

    Plumbing problems can lead to water damage in no time. When you suspect an issue with your plumbing system, it is crucial to handle the problem early and fast.

    The last thing you want to deal with is a flooded room, or even worse, no water at all. Many water problems can be dealt with quickly when you call professional plumbing contractors in Victoria.

    Let's take a look at ways we here at West Bay Mechanical can assist with your plumbing needs.


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    03/09/2020 0 Comments
    Signs Your Water Heater Is About to Fail

    People often don’t realize that their water heater is in a dreadful condition until it finally fails. A broken water heater can cause many inconveniences at any given time of the day or night. It is better to take preventative measures to avoid troubles.


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    03/09/2020 0 Comments
    Air Conditioning Repair vs Replacement – Save Your Money and Time

    The air conditioning system of your house is essential to keep you comfortable during hot times. Figuring out whether to perform air conditioning repair or air conditioning replacement is a confusing as it involves several factors that need to be taken into consideration - explained in this blog.

    We have been renovating homes and businesses throughout Victoria for over 40 years. We install and provide service facilities for air-conditioning, heat pumps, boilers and more. Let’s look into what you should consider if you are considering air conditioning repairing or replacement.


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    09/03/2020 0 Comments
    How to Protect Your Air Conditioning in Winter?

    If your air-conditioning unit is left unattended during winters, it may need repair by the time the summer arrives. AC units are a lifesaver during hot months, so you may want to take proper care of the unit even if it is not in use. Changing seasonal conditions are not good for the appliance and by investing in some pre-winter preventive measures, you will save yourself from future headaches.

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    09/03/2020 0 Comments
    How to Choose a Furnace for Your Home

    Almost every house has a central heating system along with of air conditioning. Furnaces are majorly needed in colder regions and choosing the right one for your business or home is crucial. This is relevant to your comfort, cost, safety and utility bills. This will also help minimize the number of times you’d need furnace repairs.

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    09/03/2020 0 Comments
    Signs Your Kitchen Needs Plumbing Repairs

    A kitchen is central to any home and any problems with your plumbing can disrupt your entire routine. Carrying out regular maintenance of your plumbing system helps detect and fix any minor problems before they deteriorate further. Whether you want to get your burst pipe fixed or get a backed up drain repaired, West Bay Mechanical Ltd. can help. Our plumbing contractors have been serving clients in Victoria for over 40 years. We also provide heat pumps, furnaces and thermostats.

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    15/10/2018 0 Comments
    ​Furnace Maintenance Checklist for Homeowners

    Proper and timely furnace maintenance is important for keeping your home safe and comfortable, extending the life of your furnace, and saving on heating costs. The furnace maintenance professionals at West Bay Mechanical Ltd. have put together a checklist for a basic furnace inspection that will help keep your furnace running smoothly, and alert you to any potential issues. Make sure you turn off the fuel and electrical supply before starting!

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    ​6 Causes of Low HVAC Airflow in Your Home

    Low airflow in your HVAC system can have a significant impact on the comfort of your home. It can also hinder the efficiency of your furnace, causing a spike in your heating bill and potentially leading to maintenance issues. At West Bay Mechanical Ltd., we provide comprehensive residential HVAC services in Victoria.

    Here are some of the common causes behind low airflow that we typically encounter:

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    01/09/2018 0 Comments
    ​Tips for Hiring a Reliable & Professional Plumber

    We all like to save a little money on home maintenance, and when it comes to tightening a few screws or maybe even fixing a leaky faucet, this can be a great idea. At the same time, our plumbing systems are complicated and, since the majority of the pipes can't be directly accessed, can require a certain amount of expertise to fix efficiently and safely.

    If you have a plumbing problem that takes more than a few twists of a wrench to fix, it means it's time to call residential plumbing contractors in the Victoria area to take a look at it. At West Bay Mechanical Ltd., we are residential plumbing experts. That’s why we'd like to offer a few tips to anyone looking for plumbing help in the Victoria area.

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    31/07/2018 0 Comments
    ​How to Diagnose Problems With Your Air Conditioner

    Getting your air conditioner repaired can be pricey and inconvenient, so it's worthwhile to arm yourself with the ability to diagnose basic problems on your own. Even if you do plan on calling in a professional, it's important to gather as much information as you can to ensure that the repair process is as hassle-free as possible. At West Bay Mechanical Ltd., our air conditioning repair services in Victoria are top of the line, and we want all our customers to be well informed. Keep reading to find out more about how to diagnose and troubleshoot small problems with your air conditioner. 

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