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Plumbing Tips for a Disaster Free Holiday

It’s the holiday season with family and friends getting together, and most homeowners are likely to forget about their plumbing system’s preventive care. The increased workload on the plumbing system often results during the holiday season while everyone is busy with holiday preparations. With extra people at home and an increased workload on your plumbing […]

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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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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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