Monthly Archives: September 2011

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Sep
28
2011

Water Leaks and Plumbing Repairs in Your Toronto Home

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates that 11,000 gallons of water are wasted each year from running toilets, dripping faucets and other plumbing leaks in the home. Most of these leaks are easily fixed and could save you hundreds of dollars on your water bill. A certified plumber has the knowledge and skills to troubleshoot [...]

Sep
26
2011

Simple Remedies That Will Help Your Toronto Plumbing Problems

One of the reasons why you need to hire professional Toronto plumbers when installing the plumbing system of your house is because a professionally installed system will rarely experience problems. In most cases, it can take years before you start to see some problems with it. The problem that you need to think of is [...]

Sep
21
2011

Call a Plumber For Low Water Pressure In Toronto

Low water pressure is a problem that can affect many Toronto homes. If a home is out in the country and off the city sewer system, the most common cause is a problem with the pump that brings water into the home. Replacing the pump is the most common solution to this problem. Sometimes the [...]

Sep
19
2011

Household Water Saving Tips From Your Toronto Plumber

For most people, the idea of running out of water seems like a completely foreign concept. Unfortunately, water demand has almost tripled since the early 1950's. While a great deal of an individual country's H2O usage is based on dietary preferences and cultural norms towards H2O usage, there are still a number of things that [...]

Sep
14
2011

Types of Pipes

Plumbing is part of many remodeling projects, whether the plan is to install a small clean-up sink in a garage or the project is a bathroom addition or a complete kitchen or bathroom remodel.  Whether you are doing the remodel yourself or you are hiring a contractor, you will need to make some decisions about [...]

Sep
12
2011

The Dangers of Chemical Drain Cleaners

If you've ever had a slow drain in one of the sinks in your home, you might think it's better to use a chemical drain cleaner than to hire a plumber. After all, using a drain cleaner is easier and many times is all you need to take care of minor drain clogs. However, there [...]