Plumbing

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Apr
16
2018

At-Home Safety Precautions for the DIY Plumber

In an effort to save money, many people try to fix plumbing problems around the home themselves. Although it’s admirable that you want to be independent, plumbing problems are deceptive and can be worse than you expect. Should you decide to tackle a plumbing problem anyway, Priority Plumbing has laid out some basic safety precautions: [...]

Feb
12
2018

7 Tips for Hiring a Professional Plumber

A plumbing crisis can happen at any time, to anyone. Small plumbing problems, like a burst pipe or leaking faucet, can turn into a massive and expensive crisis if gone untreated. Having a knowledgeable and professional plumber on call is crucial to the safety of your family and home. From the experts at Priority Plumbing, [...]

Jan
29
2018

Extreme Cold Safety Tips in Toronto

Canadian winters can be cold, unpredictable, and dangerous. Pelting snow, freezing rain, hail, and ice increase the risk of slips, trips, falls, car crashes, and accidents around the home. Fortunately, the experts at Priority Plumbing can provide useful tips to ensure you and your family stay safe this winter. Here are a few ways you [...]

Jan
2
2018

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 [...]

Dec
1
2017

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, [...]

Nov
28
2017

The Benefits of Waterproofing Your Basement

You may not spend much time down there, but your basement is just as important as any other room in your house. It is one of the most structurally connected parts of your home, and can be subject to harsh weather conditions, structural shifts and changes, and water damage. To keep your house healthy for [...]

Nov
15
2017

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 [...]

Oct
23
2017

Signs Your Toilet Is in Need of Repair

You put a lot of time, money, and effort into maintaining your home. Plumbing is an important system that requires consistent attention, and in some cases, help from a professional. Toilets, unfortunately, don’t last forever. If your toilet is displaying any of these signs, it might be time to consider calling a professional plumber: Frequent [...]

Oct
11
2017

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 [...]

Oct
10
2017

Things You Didn’t Know Your Plumber Could Do

  You have their number on speed dial, and you see them at least a few times a year, but do you really know what your plumber is capable of? You might be surprised at the amazing things your plumber can do. Here are some things you probably didn’t know: Help Install Appliances Just because [...]