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May
8
2017

Eco-Friendly Plumbing Tips

Having running water in your home requires a tremendous amount of energy. These days, environmental issues are becoming increasingly important. Not only is it important for every homeowner to do their part to protect the environment, the efficiency of eco-friendly plumbing can help you save money on utility bills and repairs. Here are a few [...]

Apr
28
2017

Signs That It’s Time to Get a New Toilet

If you’re having trouble with your toilet, you may conclude that replacing it with an entirely new unit is the only solution. While replacement is the best option in some cases, a simple repair or a new part may be all you need to get your current toilet to flush like new. Here are a [...]

Jun
21
2016

How To Manage a Plumbing Emergency

Sometimes plumbing emergencies happen at the least expected times. Maybe a pipe has burst and your basement has flooded. Maybe the toilet has clogged and overflowed, or the hot water won’t turn on. It’s important to address these surprise incidents quickly and efficiently to avoid any serious or permanent damage. Whatever your plumbing predicament, don’t [...]

Jun
6
2016

3 Tips for Avoiding Drain Disasters

During the summer months, we usually see a spike in calls about drain emergencies. When a disaster strikes, it’s going to mean foul smells, backed up drains, and a big damper on your day. Here are 3 tips for avoiding drain disasters. Set up clearly marked trash cans If you are having a party, picnic, [...]

Apr
15
2016

What You Don’t Know About Your Home’s Plumbing

  As a homeowner, you are well aware of just how important your plumbing is, and how tough it is to get by when something goes wrong. But there are many things that go on beneath the surface and out of sight that you might not be aware of. Here are a couple of secrets [...]

Oct
1
2015

Beat the Freeze: 5 Fool Proof Ways to Insulate Your Pipes This Winter

Toronto plumbers find a lot of cases of frozen pipes all over Canada. It's not uncommon (especially later in the winter) that pipes freeze up and burst, posing a huge convenience and inefficiency issue. Plus, inefficient plumbing wastes energy and puts an unnecessary strain on your appliances and water heating devices. We've found that a [...]

Aug
17
2015

What to Expect from a Plumbing Inspection

Before committing to something as important as buying a new home, you should always have a plumbing inspection performed. The status of the piping in the home is one of the most important aspects of the house’s overall worth. If there are problems that you do not know about, then they can end up costing [...]

Aug
3
2015

Quick Emergency Plumbing Tips

You can do all of the planning and maintenance that you want, but accidents and emergencies are still going to happen from time to time. That’s why we have plumbers on hand 24/7 to respond to any all emergency needs in your home. Even though it might seem like it’s the end of the world, [...]

Jul
19
2015

Why We Provide Bio-Clean Services to the Toronto Area

Working in plumbing industry often means using a lot of chemicals to try and unclog drains, fix toilets, and everything else that goes into keeping a home’s plumbing systems working smoothly. These chemicals should only be used by trained professionals, and can be dangerous to human health. Also, it’s important to note that these things [...]

Jun
17
2015

How To Pick The Right Faucet For Your Home

If you’re looking to pick out a new faucet for your home, then you may have your work cut out for you. Gone are the days when your choice was limited to a handful of options from a few select manufacturers. As technology has advanced and the demand for more functional yet beautiful faucets has [...]