Entries Tagged as 'Conserving Water at Home'

6 Ways to Save Money on Plumbing & Water Costs in Toronto

September 4th, 2014 · No Comments · by

Owning a home is the largest investment that many of us will make in our lives, and the costs associated with plumbing and water usage can add up quickly – particularly when something goes wrong. Here are some ideas on how you can be proactive to reduce your water bill in the short term, and […]

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Tags: Conserving Water at Home · General Interest · Plumbing · Preventative Maintenance

Spring Plumbing & Summer Water Tips at the Cottage

May 14th, 2014 · No Comments · by

The Victoria Day long weekend is just around the corner. As your plumbers in Toronto, we know that means for many of you lucky folks in the Greater Toronto Area: it’s time to flock out of the city to open up the family cottage in Muskoka, the Kawarthas, or wherever else you might have your […]

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Tags: Conserving Water at Home · Frozen Pipes · Home Plumbing Tips · Plumbing

Plumbing Maintenance/ Disaster Prevention Tips

April 4th, 2014 · No Comments · by

There are many actions you can take to both prevent minor plumbing annoyances and to avoid a major plumbing disaster. Plumbing is one of those things most people take for granted! Just like a car, some people only think about maintenance when they’re in the shop. You don’t want to leave plumbing up to chance! […]

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Tags: Conserving Water at Home · Drains · Emergency Response · General Interest · Home Plumbing Tips · Plumbing · Preventative Maintenance

The Future of Plumbing

March 7th, 2014 · No Comments · by

Water conservation is important. Conserving water is not only important for the planet, but it’s great for your pocket.  On average, Canadians use over 300 liters of water per person, per day. Compare this to consumption in the UK of 200 liters per day, and 150 liters per person per day in France. The challenge […]

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8 Ways to Conserve Water at Home

January 24th, 2014 · No Comments · by

Did you know that the majority of your water usage occurs in the bathroom? In Toronto, plumbing can add up to a lot. It’s not surprising when you think about all the activities that take place in your bathroom: using the sink, bath, shower and flushing the toilet. In fact, the toilet alone can account […]

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Tags: Conserving Water at Home · General Interest · Home Plumbing Tips · Showers Faucets Sinks

5 Important Plumbing Tips for Everyone

November 29th, 2013 · No Comments · by

The more you know about how to take care of your plumbing system, the more money you can save by conserving water and minimizing repair needs. Of course, we love to serve you whenever you have a need, but we also believe in saving you money when you can. Plus, it will help your plumbing […]

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Tags: Conserving Water at Home · Drains · Emergency Response · General Interest · Home Plumbing Tips · Plumbing

End of Summer Plumbing Tips for Toronto Homeowners

September 20th, 2013 · No Comments · by

Tomorrow is the last day of summer, and with it comes the time for seasonal chores! (Sorry to remind you..) We put together a quick list of some Toronto plumbing-related tips you might want to look into now that summer is over and fall has begun. End of Summer Plumbing Tips Get your sewer lines […]

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Tags: Conserving Water at Home · Drains · Home Plumbing Tips · Sewer Pipes · Tree Roots in Drains Toronto

Eco-Friendly Plumbing Tips for at Home

August 15th, 2013 · No Comments · by

Saving on water (and energy) is important, and is something we’re passionate about promoting. Oftentimes just updating some of your equipment around the home can save you a trip from plumbers in Toronto, or fixing a problem can result in saving a lot of water and energy – which is good for us and the […]

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Tags: Conserving Water at Home · Faucets · Home Plumbing Tips · In the Community · Showers · Toilets

Home Plumbing Tips for a Worry-Free Summer

July 4th, 2013 · No Comments · by

Summer is the time to enjoy yourself and spend time outside with friends and family – not the time to be worrying about a home plumbing problem. Here are some simple tips that could avoid you a call to your local plumber. Yet, even with proper precautions, problems do unfortunately happen. If you find yourself in […]

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Tags: Conserving Water at Home · Drains · Home Plumbing Tips · Toronto Plumbers · Tree Roots in Drains Toronto

Tips for a Clean & Green Bathroom

June 6th, 2013 · No Comments · by

Especially in the plumbing industry, chemical products are used quite often. Here at DrainWorks, all of our Toronto plumbing staff  likes to make what efforts we can to be conscious of the environment and especially in our business – water. That’s why we wrote a previous blog post on Tips for Conserving Water at Home. […]

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Tags: Conserving Water at Home · General Interest · Home Plumbing Tips · Showers · Showers Faucets Sinks