Backwater Valve Installation and Use

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1n 2013, record breaking rainfall hit the Greater Toronto area, causing floods that shut down the subway service and left tens of thousands without power. But despite how devastating the flood was, a single household installation could have significantly lessened its severity on an individual level – the backwater valve. https://youtu.be/cBH0CnCnRkw This is a device [...]

Toronto DIY Plumbing Tips: Replacing a Dishwater Drain Hose

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The drain hose in the part that carries dirty water from your dishwasher and drains it away. The hose is usually made of corrugated plastic which is prone to kinks, blockage or leaks; all of which lead to a huge mess on your kitchen floor. While it is possible to clear a clogged drain hose, [...]

5 Things You Should Never Flush Down Your Toilet in Toronto

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The toilet should be used exclusively to get rid of human bodily waste – and toilet paper. Unfortunately, the convenience of flushing unwanted things down the drain leads use to greatly misuse our toilets. To prevent clogging and other plumbing issues, you should exercise great caution when flushing stuff down your toilet. Medication We’ve all [...]

How to Install a Sprinkler System in Toronto

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An underground sprinkler system delivers water to your lawn automatically; the right amount at the right time. It will therefore save you a lot of water and keep your lawn looking great with minimal effort. Recently, the automated systems have been getting smarter. Some systems are even capable of assessing a number of variables like [...]

4 Reasons Why You Should Hire a Licensed Plumber in Toronto

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We all take it for granted that everything in our homes works as it should; toilets are expected to flush, the shower works and sinks always drain – until they don’t. While you could easily fix the simple plumbing issues that tend to crop up over time, that may not always be the norm. Even [...]