Rough in for new construction and renovations

by Nastya | November 26, 2018 | Comments

What Does the Term “Rough In” Mean? When you’re in the process of extensive renovations or building a new home, roughing-in refers to that point where all the holes have been bored through the studs and the pipes have been fitted and assembled to give the proper plumbing framework for the building, but no fixtures Read more

How to Install a Sprinkler System in Toronto

by Nastya | July 4, 2018 | Comments

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 Read more

4 Reasons Why You Should Hire a Licensed Plumber in Toronto

by Nastya | June 19, 2018 | Comments

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 Read more

How to Replace a Dishwasher Drain Hose in Toronto

by Nastya | June 6, 2018 | Comments

The drain hose is what carries the dirty water off your dishwasher, and it’s often the main culprit when you’re in need of dishwasher repairs. That’s because the drain hose is vulnerable and easily damaged which usually leads to a mess on your kitchen floor when it leaks. So if you find yourself in such Read more

Five ways to unclog a toilet drain

by Nastya | May 21, 2018 | Comments

If there’s any bathroom repair you want to get done ASAP when it happens, it’s fixing a clogged toilet. Here are five ways you can get back to flushing freely and avoid an overflowing toilet. 1. Start by stopping the flow of water Don’t flush the clogged toilet a second time. Depress the flapper (it Read more

How to Fix up your Kitchen Plumbing

by Nastya | May 2, 2018 | Comments

Kitchen renovations are one of the top home improvement projects for increasing the value of your home. And plumbing system problems have big potential to reduce your home’s value. So when it’s time to renovate your kitchen, including the kitchen plumbing in your plans should be a no-brainer decision. Kitchen renovation plumbing tips for homeowners Read more

The best ways to unclog a drain

by Nastya | April 14, 2018 | Comments

Clogged pipes are an unpleasant problem. They can be caused by a build-up of grease, hair, food and other things that shouldn’t be there. Mother Nature can be to blame as well, when tree roots get into drain lines. When your water starts draining slowly, or you’re faced with a clogged bathtub, there are a Read more

Why Install a Backflow Valve?

by Nastya | April 5, 2018 | Comments

Heavy spring time rain can overwhelm drainage systems and cause floods. Sewage can back up into basements, causing excessive property damage. It’s important to take steps to prevent this as soon as you can with the help of tools like the backflow valve. A good-quality backwater valve will last for several years without problems, especially Read more

Seasonal Plumbing Tips for Spring

by Nastya | March 21, 2018 | Comments

Winter is almost over and spring is around the corner so it’s time to start thinking about spring maintenance. You need to examine your plumbing system to determine just how much damage harsh winter temperatures have caused. Here are some seasonal plumbing tips for spring that can help repair and restore your plumbing system: Spring Read more

Spring Plumbing Tips to Protect your Home Against Plumbing Problems

by Nastya | March 12, 2018 | Comments

Plumbing is vulnerable to wear and tear like all manmade installations. No matter what kind of pipes or fixtures you use, you will be forced to repair or replace them eventually. The best way to avoid big problems and extend the lifespan of your plumbing is to carry out preventative maintenance. Here are some spring Read more