Remove Sewer Clay Tiles with PVC Pipes – Mississauga Customer Review

February 21st, 2011 · No Comments · by

Christina Chakraboty: “Total Satisfaction” re: Remove Sewer Clay Tiles with PVC Pipes On Dec.30, 2010, I experienced a sewer-back-up in my basement. I called another company, whose telephone number I found in my home files. They came and ‘camera-inspected’ the sewer pipe leading from my basement to the public main drain. The written repair quote […]

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Repair/ correct problems revealed in home inspection report – Toronto Plumbing Customer Review

February 18th, 2011 · No Comments · by

Here’s another piece of feedback from one of our valued customers regarding our Toronto Plumbing Services. This comes from our page on HomeStars, which features over 1300 plumbing reviews with an average rating of 9.5 out of 10. Michael S Wortsman: “Chris exceeded our expectations… A+++” re: Repair / correct problems revealed in home inspection […]

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DrainWorks’ 1000th review blog post

February 9th, 2011 · No Comments · by

The date of September 27, 2006 may seem to be rather insignificant for most, but for us here at DrainWorks Plumbing, it’s a date that bears a bit of historical perspective; that was the date we received our first review on HomeStars.com. For a quick rundown for those not familiar with HomeStars , it is […]

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Holiday season can mean unnecessary drain backups – Part 2

October 8th, 2010 · No Comments · by

Having holidays means having a feast with friends and family; which means you’re certainly putting more strain on your drains. To avoid a trip from your Toronto Drain Cleaning specialists (much as we’d like to stop by :)), try to be diligent with the following things: – When cleaning/scraping off your plate(s) before rinsing them […]

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Drain backups during the holidays – Part 1

October 1st, 2010 · No Comments · by

Hello to all; I hope everyone is keeping well. The summer, as usual, has absolutely whizzed by us, leaving memories of cottages, camping, vacations, lounging poolside and everything else that it encompasses in the proverbial rear view mirror. In fact, September, which marks back to school and a more consistent schedule for most of us, […]

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High volumes of rain can cause a main line sewer to backup!

September 1st, 2010 · No Comments · by

If you’ve spent your Spring and Summer here in the G.T.A, you know we’ve had some absolutely torrential downpours at times over these past months. In fact, a lot of our customers have been experiencing a significant amount of sewer backups in part due to this precipitation. The worst thing about this is that, even […]

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Chemical Drain Cleaners: bad for drains and your health

July 9th, 2010 · No Comments · by

This tip isn’t so much about preventative maintenance, but can result in the need for a Toronto plumber rather quickly. A lot of people make the mistake of using very harsh chemical drain cleaners to try to clear pesky drain issues. In doing this, over time, the drain line can get corroded and cause a […]

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Sewer Gas Smell Issues

June 21st, 2010 · No Comments · by

Sewer gas issues typically stem from floor drain traps that have dried up and give off fumes. The simplest solution for this is to get a bucket of water and steadily pour it down the drain to keep the trap seal full. Try to check the water level every few weeks or so, and if […]

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High Water Bill? You might have an undetected water leak

June 7th, 2010 · No Comments · by

I can’t tell you how many times our plumbers in Toronto get calls from people with astronomical water bills. One of the simplest and quickest ways to ensure everything is as it should be is through a visual inspection. When no water is being used take a look at the metre reading (make sure to […]

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Keep Washing Machines Plumbing in Good Order

May 25th, 2010 · No Comments · by

It’s safe to say we all use our washing machines on a weekly basis, yet we tend to take them for granted from a plumbing standpoint. As the plumbers Toronto trusts, we’d like to remind you that from time to time, it’s important to take a look at your washing machine hoses to make sure […]

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