Drain Excavation and Pipe Replacement: A Permanent Fix for Problem Pipes

February 10th, 2015 · No Comments · by

There comes a time in the life of a plumbing pipe when it’s simply too far gone. Sometimes, when drains pipes are broken or unable to be cleared, they just have to be replaced. The causes of this can vary, but sometimes include: Frozen pipes; The age of the pipe: old clay pipes are particularly […]

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Tags: Drain Excavation · Drains · Emergency Response · Plumbing

Know the Signs of Basement Water Damage

June 25th, 2014 · No Comments · by

Homeowners in Toronto are all too familiar with water damage in their basements, as it’s a very common problem in homes throughout the Greater Toronto Area. In recent summers, the city’s been hit with a number of storms that caused serious problems. Remember last year’s flash flooding on July 8th? That storm caused nearly $1 […]

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Tags: Basement Waterproofing · Home Plumbing Tips

Featured Reviews: From Drain Excavation to Toilet Repair

April 23rd, 2013 · No Comments · by

DrainWorks Plumbing is featured on HomeStars.com, where we collect many reviews from our customers. From time to time, we feature some of them here. For the DrainWorks’ team of expert Toronto plumbers, there is never a job too big and never a job too small. So this week we feature a very small job and […]

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Tags: Drain Excavation · Drains · Featured Reviews · Plumbing · Toilets · Why DrainWorks?

The Importance of Selecting the Right Drain Plumber

August 22nd, 2012 · No Comments · by

Plumbing Customer Review by Dave in Toronto “I had a backed up sewage pipe. The first company I called didn’t even lift the top off the drain – this was a supposedly reputable company with a full page ad in the yellow pages. The man said he didn’t even have to look at it, and […]

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Tags: Camera Inspection · Drain Excavation · Sewer Pipes · Why DrainWorks?

The Tale of a Kitchen Sink – Seems Simple Enough, Right?

June 27th, 2012 · No Comments · by

This review came into us from a customer who made a home renovation and ran into a a pretty significant issue along the way; this is how DrainWorks came in and fixed it. The Issue: We recently replaced our countertop and with it, replaced our over-mount sink with an undermount sink. We forgot to account […]

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Tags: Plumbing · Showers Faucets Sinks

Customer Review: Replacement of Poorly Installed Drain & Pipework

November 8th, 2011 · No Comments · by

We had an egg smell coming from our basement. Mike and his team (including the people in the office) were friendly and professional. They replaced a lot of bad pipe. They job was completed on time and they were very tidy. They were great! – Camille in York –

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Customer Review: Drain Plugged with Tree Roots

September 15th, 2011 · No Comments · by

This review is for repairs I had done in February 2011. The toilet in my basement bathroom had gradually become temperamental over the years. Eventually, it would just overflow when flushed. I had DrainWorks come in to have a look. The camera scope showed that it was completely plugged by the tree roots and that […]

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