Why Install a Backflow Valve?

by developer | 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 developer | 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 developer | 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

How to Unclog a Frozen Shower Drain

by developer | February 28, 2018 | Comments

Frozen drain pipes are a serious concern that should be addressed promptly. Water in these pipes will expand in harsh temperatures and cause pipe bursts, which can lead to expensive repairs. Frozen pipes can cause a number of problems like stalled drainage, inconsistent water flow, sewer backup, etc. While frozen and clogged drains are a Read more

What You Need to Know About Trenchless Drain Replacement in Toronto

by developer | February 19, 2018 | Comments

Damage to the main sewage line can affect the entire plumbing system of your property, which is why it needs to be addressed immediately. At  Dr.Pipe Drain and Plumbing Services, we offer trenchless drain replacement in Toronto and can make sure your plumbing system is right as rain once again. Signs that you need a Read more

Fixing Leaky Basements in Toronto – Top Simple Solutions

by developer | January 30, 2018 | Comments

Leaky basements are not only annoying but can also be a health hazard.  Having a leaky basement in Toronto is quite common, especially in winter with all the ice and snow melt.  You want to dry up your basement, so you can make good use of the space but to also avoid getting mold and Read more

Services that your Toronto Plumber Should Provide

by developer | January 19, 2018 | Comments

As a homeowner in the Toronto area, it’s inevitable that you will eventually need some type of plumbing services.  You want a plumber who you can trust to get the job done in a professional manner and who can provide you will all the services you might need.  What you want to look for when Read more

Winter Plumbing Problems Prevention in Toronto

by developer | January 8, 2018 | Comments

Common Winter Plumbing Problems in Toronto We live in Toronto.  The winters are cold and summers are short.  Pipes freezing and plumbing problems are very real issues that many of us have had to deal with at some point in our lives.  We love the area though and the scenery is beautiful, so we’re going Read more

How to choose building materials during bathroom renovation

by developer | December 18, 2017 | Comments

Whether you let a professional handle your bathroom renovation or you want to do it yourself, you need to understand that you get the right building materials and products for your bathroom renovation. You might ask yourself “what do building materials matter” – but you would be surprised that the answer is ‘quite a bit’. Read more

Why Install A Backwater Valve?

by developer | December 12, 2017 | Comments

Just imagine it for a second – sewage that leaks back into your ground floor or your basement. Imagine opening the doors to your home, only to find that there is a tremendous mess across the floor. If you install a backwater valve, you can prevent sewers from backing up altogether and prevent this nightmare Read more