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What Is Causing Plumbing Supplies Prices to Increase?

What Is Causing Plumbing Supplies Prices to Increase? You’ve probably watched the news and are aware of the alarming increase in building material costs, including plumbing supplies. Prices have increased to record levels due to many factors over the past year. For the home building industry in Canada, increased prices coupled with supply chain disruptions […]

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Top 6 Frequently Asked Plumbing Questions

Top 6 Frequently Asked Plumbing Questions As a homeowner, you need your plumbing to work effectively and all the time. If your plumbing stops working, it could cause serious problems throughout your home. We have answered the top questions we get asked from customers below, but if you have other questions contact us.   Do I […]

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6 Reasons Drain Cleaning is Important

6 Reasons Drain Cleaning is Important Drain cleaning is not likely something you think about regularly. However, ignoring the causes of a clogged drain means ignoring the potential consequences, which can be far greater than an inconvenience. Here are six reasons drain cleaning is essential, and things you can look out for that may cause […]

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5 Questions You Should Ask a Prospective Plumber

5 Questions You Should Ask a Prospective Plumber While no one wants to deal with a plumbing emergency, it is almost inevitable that you will be faced with a burst pipe, a blocked drain, or an overflowing toilet at some point. Fortunately, when a plumbing emergency arises, having an experienced plumber by your side can […]

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How a Gravity Toilet Works

When a properly functioning toilet is sitting undisturbed, the water in the tank keeps the float held aloft. In this position, the ballcock (or fill valve) is held closed, preventing more water from entering the tank from the plumbing supply. Meanwhile, the flapper sits in the flush valve seat, preventing water from exiting the tank […]

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Before You Call a Plumber: If Your Hot Water Tank or Heater is Leaking

It’s a common problem with older water heaters, which is why it’s a good idea to replace your tank, or at least have a plumber inspect it, if it is nearing the end of the warranty period. If it’s already too late, and your water heater is leaking, you should aim to get a replacement […]

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How Not to Need a Plumber: Water Heater Maintenance

The temperature and pressure relief valve is critical to the safety and proper operation of your water heater. It’s a simple but important valve and should be checked once a year. The T&P relief valve is located either on the top of the water heater in the centre or on the side of the water […]

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