Entries Tagged as 'Toilets'

Holiday Plumbing Headaches and How You Can Avoid Them

December 15th, 2017 · No Comments · by

The holiday season is a busy time with lots of preparation happening including decorating, cooking and baking, and cleaning so you’re ready for all the events the season throws your way. One event you don’t want to happen during the holidays is a plumbing issue which can bring your event to a screeching halt if […]

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Tags: Drains · General Interest · Home Plumbing Tips · Preventative Maintenance · Showers · Showers Faucets Sinks · Toilets

Things You Should Never Flush Down The Toilet

October 20th, 2017 · No Comments · by

Some view their toilet as an alternate garbage disposal system, but the truth is that toilets are not garbage cans and many of the items people commonly trust to dispose of with a flush can cause significant plumbing problems. Below is a list of some of these items and why you shouldn’t put them in […]

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“Experienced Professionals with Good Judgment”: Featured Reviews of our Toronto Plumbers

March 16th, 2017 · No Comments · by

Toilet problems and strange smells are never fun to deal with, and plumbing issues can cause stress in a household. But, not to worry – we are here to help! We can tell you about our plumbers’ professionalism, customer service, and punctuality, but we know that it means a lot more if it doesn’t come […]

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Tags: Loyal Customers · Toilets · Toronto Plumbers · Why DrainWorks?

4 Signs That It Might Be Time to Replace Your Toilet

October 1st, 2014 · No Comments · by

It’s been a part of your home and family for many years. Reliable, dependable, and always there for you. We’re not talking about your loyal dog, or your trusted friend – we’re talking about your toilet. The average person flushes a toilet about 2000 times per year, so it’s pretty amazing how long some toilets […]

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Tags: Plumbing · Preventative Maintenance · Toilets

Featured Reviews: DrainWorks Reaches 1300 Reviews on HomeStars!

August 6th, 2014 · No Comments · by

DrainWorks continues to lead the way in reviews received on the website HomeStars.com. In fact, we’re happy to say that we recently received review #1300 on the site! We are truly thankful for our satisfied customers who take the time to leave their feedback of our services online, and proud that our company’s average rating […]

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Tags: Emergency Response · Featured Reviews · Toilets · Why DrainWorks?

The Common Things You Should Never Put Down Your Drain

July 28th, 2014 · No Comments · by

As your professional Toronto plumbers, we at DrainWorks are often called upon to deal with tough clogs and backups in sinks, tubs and toilets… but also ones that are occurring further down in the plumbing. When homeowners can’t clear a clog, that’s when they call us in — and it’s fair to say that in […]

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Tags: Drains · General Interest · Home Plumbing Tips · Plumbing · Sewer Pipes · Toilet Backup · Toilets

How to clear clogged drains in your bathroom

July 15th, 2014 · No Comments · by

A great deal of the water we use in our day-to-day lives is consumed in our washrooms. Toilets account for around 25% of total water use in a home, while showerheads are responsible for around 15% of the water use in a typical home. Add that to water used in the bathroom sink, or drawing […]

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Tags: Drains · Home Plumbing Tips · Showers Faucets Sinks · Toilet Backup · Toilets

How Much Water Can New Appliances & Fixtures Save?

June 30th, 2014 · No Comments · by

It seems that everyone is looking to save some water around the house these days. There are two main reasons why this is the case. First, increased awareness in recent decades means that people are more conscious of their personal water use from an environmental perspective. The second factor is a little more personal – […]

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Tags: Home Plumbing Tips · Plumbing · Showers · Toilets

Video: Is this the best plumbing invention since the plunger?

June 13th, 2014 · No Comments · by

Nobody likes dealing with a clogged toilet, as using a plunger can often be an unpleasant task. As the old infomercial tagline goes, “There’s got to be a better way!” Well, maybe there is. This video from South Korea is of a product called either the Pongtu or Pung-too (media reports vary.) Whatever it’s called, […]

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Tags: Customer Service · Toilet Backup · Toilets

Featured Reviews: “Clean and Courteous Service”

January 31st, 2014 · No Comments · by

We at DrainWorks are a “customer-first” company. So naturally, reviews mean the world to us. Here are a couple of our most recent customer reviews that we would like to share with you from HomeStars.com. Laundry Tub Clogged Our laundry tub was completely clogged and I found Drainworks via Homestars. While it wasn’t an emergency […]

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Tags: Customer Service · Featured Reviews · Loyal Customers · Sewer Pipes · Toilet Backup · Toilets · Toronto Plumbers · Why DrainWorks?