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We are your local Residential and Commercial Hot Water Heating Specialists serving Calgary, Rocky View County Areas,
including Airdrie, Cochrane, Canmore, Banff, Red Deer and the Bow valley areas
Replacements Replacements

RIGHT TANK, at the RIGHT PRICE. Too often we see people offered the wrong tank to fit their purpose! Our qualified technicians ask the right questions to get you the right tank.

Repairs Repairs

Accurate & Quick Diagnostics of a problem will ensure your appliance is up and running fast, reducing unnecessary lengthy visits

Servicing Servicing

Extend the life of your appliance and run more cost-effectively with Routine Servicing.

Installs Installs

Water Heater Pro offer GREAT DEALS and most importantly peace-of-mind that the CORRECT TANK has been installed.

Our Pump & Recirculation Partners and Suppliers Include:

Grundfos have been in the water business since the 1940's and offer a wide array of products, pump solutions and services for all applications.

Taco Comfort Systems provide industry leading innovation and quality systems designed to maximize instant hot water comfort and convenience while conserving energy and reducing water consumption.

Tamas Hydronic develops and manufactures hot water heating systems tailored for residential, commercial and industrial facilities. Their custom engineered pre-fabricated units ensure pump and pipe sizing maximizes water distribution and heat transfer.

Pumps and Recirculation Systems in Calgary
Call for pump and recirculation solutions for your water heating and boiler systems. Water Heater Pro will work with you to ensure you get the right system at the right price. We offer pump and recirculation services including new installs, replacements, repairs and servicing.
Recirculating Pump
How Recirculation Systems Work

If your water heater is in the basement or on the other side of the house from the kitchen or bathroom, you may have to wait for quite a while for hot water when you turn on the tap. This is more than just an inconvenience, it's a waste of potentially thousands of gallons of water per year, and water is an increasingly precious resource. A recirculating pump can solve this dilemma.

The function of a recirculating pump is to keep hot water moving through the pipes so that it's available at the faucet immediately. It uses about the same amount of energy as a bathroom exhaust fan, and some systems are so efficient that the energy expenditure is even less than that.

If you choose to install a recirculating pump, you'll have some up-front costs, but you can keep these low by choosing a system that employs your existing pipes. A more extravagant system requires installation of an extra hot water pipe to provide a return path for unused hot water, but you can also choose a system that uses the cold water for the return path. In this type of system, the only expenses are the pump. a few extra pipe fittings and the labor to install them.

Other important components of a recirculation system include:

  • A check valve, which ensures the water flows in only one direction. This is a requirement for any water circulation system.
  • A temperature sensor, or aquastat, to monitor the water temperature and shut off the pump when it's high enough. This is an energy-saving feature that not all systems have.
  • A timer to allow you to program the pump to come on when at times of the day when you usually need it. This is another optional energy-saving feature.
How do Boiler Pumps work?

All Boiler style water heater systems require pumps to generate flow throughout their system. As the water is pushed through the lengths of pipe, the heated water gradually cools down as it moves around the system. The pump delivers the water back to the boiler where it can be reheated.

The pump works by pressurising the water with impellers and delivering this around the system. Your pump will have a water flow inlet and an outlet.

Boiler Pumps
Recirculation Units
Recirculation units
Designed for recirculation of domestic hot water in applications where a dedicated return line is not available.