How to Save Water in Your Bathroom

There’s a reason a bathroom is called a “water closet”; it’s the room that uses the most amount of water in the house. With small adjustments to your utilities and lifestyle, it’s surprising how much you can save on water, energy, and money. The experts at Priority Plumbing recommend making these modifications to conserve water: [...]


Tips for Thawing Frozen Water Pipes

Frozen pipes are a reality for most Canadians as temperatures dip in the winter months. If left unattended, they can burst, causing expensive and irreparable damage to your home. In some cases, exploded pipes can even cause flooding. Luckily, the experts at Priority Plumbing can provide some useful tips and tricks on how to thaw frozen pipes. [...]


The Benefits of Hydro Jetting

Clogged drains are a common, if not expected, part of home ownership. In the kitchen, grease, oil, and food debris can build up in the sink to cause troublesome blockages. In the bathroom, hair, toilet paper, and other products are often responsible for clogging pipes. There are many ways to alleviate the problem—but hydro jetting [...]


Things You Should Never Put Down the Drain

Ever heard of the London “fatberg”? In September 2017, U.K. water company officials discovered a 130-ton mass blocking the city’s sewer system. It weighed roughly the same as 11 double-decker buses, and was comprised of cooking fat and sanitary products. YUCK. Although pipe blockages in your home occur on a less serious (and foul) level, [...]


Priority Plumbing Nominated for Top Choice Award in 2018

For 13 years in a row, Priority Plumbing & Drains has been awarded the Top Choice Award for Best Plumbing Services in Toronto. Priority Plumbing & Drains is proud to announce that they have been nominated again in 2018. Priority Plumbing & Drains have been dedicated to serving clients in the Toronto for over 25 [...]


How to Silence Creaking Pipes

Have you ever woken up to your pipes screaming at night? It’s shocking, and downright creepy. If you live in an older house, you probably experience this often. Screaming pipes can come from a variety of sources. Loose pipes, worn out washers in faucets or valves, and water hammers are all possible causes of this [...]


Signs Your Drains Need Cleaning

The last thing anyone wants when they step out of a shower is to worry about how long it will take for the water to empty. Even worse, sometimes your drain seems to be so slow that there is soapy water up to your ankles before you even get a chance to relax. Similarly, in [...]


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 [...]


Signs That It’s Time to Replace Your Plumbing Fixtures

Most plumbing issues can be solved with a few adjustments or a visit for a professional plumber. After a certain period of time, however, plumbing fixtures simply stop working like the once did, at which point the best course of action is to have them replaced. It can often be difficult to tell when a [...]


Common Summer Plumbing Problems

You won’t have to worry about frozen pipes now that winter is over, but summer comes with its own plumbing risks. Plumbing accidents are more than just a nuisance; they can also cause serious property damage and cost you a lot of money in repairs and restorations. Here are a few of the most common [...]