Entries Tagged as 'Home Plumbing Tips'

Avoid Any Holiday Plumbing Problems this May 24 Weekend!

May 17th, 2013 · No Comments · by

We’ve seen countless times how a plumbing problem can put a quick damper on a holiday. You expect to relax, spend time with friends and family and enjoy your extra day off as much as possible. The last thing you want to worry about is rushing to Google or the phone book (do we still […]

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Tags: Drains · Home Plumbing Tips · Plumbing · Toilets

7 Things You Should Never Put in the Garbage Disposal

May 3rd, 2013 · No Comments · by

It’s important to know what you should not put in your garbage disposal unit, as just knowing what these 11 things are might save you a call to a Toronto plumber one day. As much as we want your call, we don’t want you to have to call us for something that could have been easily avoided. […]

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Tags: General Interest · Home Plumbing Tips · Plumbing · Toronto Plumbers

Why Your Toilet Sounds Like it’s Flushing

February 20th, 2013 · No Comments · by

Do you ever hear an on and off flushing noise coming from your toilet, even when it’s not in use? If yes, it sounds like the tank might be leaking. This is not good for three reasons. First is that it’s annoying to hear the toilet flush when no one’s using it (as it could […]

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Tags: Conserving Water at Home · Home Plumbing Tips · Plumbing Terminology 101 · Toronto Plumbers

Garbage Disposal Good Care & Maintenance Tips

January 24th, 2013 · No Comments · by

The garbage disposal unit is often the most misunderstood kitchen appliance. Many people might treat it like a regular sink, but in reality it has some special needs. Now, as the plumbers Toronto trusts, we would love to help fix any issues for you – since that’s our job – but we also don’t want […]

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Tags: Drains · Home Plumbing Tips · Showers Faucets Sinks · Toronto Plumbers

How to Properly Dispose of Kitchen Grease & Oil

December 12th, 2012 · No Comments · by

Many of the foods we love are rich in fats or prepared in oil. Here’s just a few examples of some major oil and grease contributors: Meats: from steaks to bacon. Cooking/frying oil. Butter. Salad Dressings & Mayonnaise. Even scrubbing a greasy pan with dish soap won’t actually dissolve the grease – it just breaks […]

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Tags: Customer Service · Drains · Home Plumbing Tips · Toronto Plumbers

How To Prevent Bathroom Mould & Mildew

November 28th, 2012 · No Comments · by

No matter where you live, mould and mildew are both very common and frustrating bathroom problems. It’s especially hard to clean off mould once it’s already there, so the key is prevention. Mould develops from moisture, plain and simple. So the more you can prevent moisture from clinging to all the walls of your bathroom, […]

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Tags: Home Plumbing Tips · Showers · Waterproofing

How to Reduce High Water Bills – An Easy Check

November 14th, 2012 · No Comments · by

In today’s world, we all need to be more conscious of our water consumption. As plumbers, we feel it’s our duty to educate people on ways to reduce and conserve their consumption, and also assure that they are not wasting water unknowingly. It’s also because we like saving you money on your water bill, too! […]

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

Tips On How to Keep Your Sink Sparkling Clean!

October 24th, 2012 · No Comments · by

In our last post, we provided some tips on how to keep your garbage disposal clear and smelling fresh. This time we’re looking at how to keep your sink basin clean and sparkling! You have probably noticed that after a while, the sides and bottom of your sink start to become dull and blotchy with […]

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Tags: General Interest · Home Plumbing Tips · Showers Faucets Sinks