Five ways to unclog a toilet drain

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

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

Seasonal Plumbing Tips for Spring

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

How to Unclog a Frozen Shower Drain

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

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

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

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

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

Why Install A Backwater Valve?

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

What Is Trenchless Drain Repair In Simple Words

People hear that trenchless drain repair can be a tremendous benefit for their plumbing issue – but the concept of trenchless drain repair remains difficult for people to grasp. That is why we are going to go through the concept of trenchless drain repair in a few simple steps. We are moving away from invasive Read more