Entries Tagged as 'Plumbing'

20 Handy Plumbing Tricks & Tips for 2015

January 21st, 2015 · No Comments · by

A little maintenance over time can help extend the life of your plumbing fixtures. Many of these tips are applicable in your bathroom – where the vast majority of water is used in an average household. But some are also applicable to other parts of your plumbing system. Follow these handy tips and tricks to […]

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Tags: General Interest · Home Plumbing Tips · Plumbing

The 4 Big Problems with Chemical Drain Cleaners

January 13th, 2015 · No Comments · by

Here’s the scenario: your drain is clogged and you’ve tried some of the tried-and-true methods for clearing it. Nothing’s quite working, so you head to the hardware store – or grocery store, or convenience store – to pick up some liquid drain cleaner. It seems like a quick fix, so what’s the problem? Well, a […]

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Tags: Drains · Home Plumbing Tips · Plumbing

Your Top 5 Plumbing Resolutions for 2015

December 22nd, 2014 · No Comments · by

With the new year around the corner, it’s a good time to review the ways in which you can save time, resources and headaches on plumbing in Toronto in the new year. Here’s a look at five topics that we’ve touched on in the past year or so, and how to ensure that 2015 proves […]

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Tags: Plumbing · Toronto Plumbers · Waterproofing

How to Fix Your Holiday Plumbing Problems

December 16th, 2014 · No Comments · by

With the holiday season approaching, many people will be hosting large gatherings at their home. That can be a pleasure, but it can also be a pain on your plumbing system. You never know when an emergency plumbing situation will strike, but there’s probably no worse time for it to happen than over the holidays. […]

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Tags: Emergency Response · Home Plumbing Tips · Plumbing

How Hydro Jetting Works

December 9th, 2014 · No Comments · by

One of the many services that DrainWorks offers is what’s known as hydro jetting. Think of it as a power washer for your plumbing system. Functionally, hydro jetting follows a similar concept as traditional rootering, except it uses a stream of ultra high-pressure water to clear the drain, rather than a physical drain snake. This […]

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Tags: Plumbing · Toronto Plumbers

Featured Reviews: “Great job, great customer service.”

December 3rd, 2014 · No Comments · by

Since 1995, DrainWorks has been serving plumbing customers in the Greater Toronto Area. We like to believe that our successful business is tied to a number of principles that we’ve upheld since day one. Some of these key points include (but aren’t limited to!): Showing up when we say we will, on-time and as promised, […]

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Tags: Featured Reviews · General Interest · Plumbing · Toronto Plumbers · Tree Roots in Drains Toronto · Why DrainWorks?

Winter Plumbing Problems and What You Can Do About Them

November 25th, 2014 · No Comments · by

Over the last 19 years that we’ve provided expert service to Toronto for their plumbing and drain needs we’ve encountered our fair share of winter plumbing woes caused by cold weather. A few weeks ago we described the issue of freezing pipes brought on by the polar vortex’s approach to Toronto, but these aren’t the only plumbing […]

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Tags: Emergency Response · Faucets · Frozen Pipes · General Interest · Home Plumbing Tips · Plumbing · Preventative Maintenance · Showers · Toronto Plumbers

Featured Reviews: “Employees Were Excellent”

November 3rd, 2014 · No Comments · by

DrainWorks is proud of what sets us apart from all the other plumbing companies in Toronto. But as much as we like to drive the point home ourselves, the best testimonials come from our everyday customers who are gracious enough to take valuable time out of their day to leave their feedback about our company […]

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Tags: Featured Reviews · Plumbing · Why DrainWorks?

Choosing a Plumber? Watch Out for These 6 Red Flags

October 29th, 2014 · No Comments · by

As with hiring a tradesperson for any job around your home, hiring a plumber can be intimidating for even the experienced homeowner. When it comes down to it, most people are looking for competent professionals who will get the job done correctly, at a fair price, and explain the process with no surprises. Yet within […]

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Tags: General Interest · Plumbing · Why DrainWorks?

9 Plumbing Mistakes to Avoid This Winter

October 14th, 2014 · No Comments · by

We are big believers that if you don’t know what you’re doing with your plumbing, you should leave it to the professional Toronto Plumbers at DrainWorks. Having said that, while not everyone can be experts on plumbing systems, everyone can arm themselves with some basic knowledge. With that information in mind, you can reduce the […]

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Tags: Emergency Response · General Interest · Home Plumbing Tips · Plumbing