Answering Your Questions About Blocked Drains in the Home

Drains that get blocked persistently should never be overlooked, as this can signal a serious problem with the home's plumbing, and the need for some major repairs. You also want to be careful about trying to manage this type of persistent problem on your own, as it's easy for homeowners to make simple and common mistakes in trying to clear clogs, and which can actually wind up damaging the home's plumbing pipes and connectors. Read More 

What You Need to Know About Common Commercial Plumbing Problems

If you own or manage a commercial facility of any sort, you want to ensure you call a commercial plumber as soon as you notice any issues with the plumbing in that building to avoid more serious problems down the road. Note a few important details about the plumbing in a commercial facility and when it's especially important to call a commercial plumber for assistance, so your building's plumbing is always in good repair. Read More 

How to Add Value and Comfort to Your Home’s Bathroom

When planning a bathroom renovation, you might want to consider changing more than just the tile and wall colour. Some changes you make in the bath during a renovation can add comfort and convenience, and some may even add value to your home! This doesn't mean that you need to overspend on luxurious items in the bathroom, but to ensure your renovation includes features that do make the space comfortable, and that might add some value as well, note a few suggestions to keep in mind. Read More 

Plumbing Leaks That Could Be Attracting Pests

Plumbing leaks are an-all around hassle: they drive up your monthly water bills, damage your floors, and make a mess of your house. Well, there's more. Leaks also attract uninvited house guests, insects and rodents. Household pests are attracted to leaks in poorly maintained drains, gutters and roofs. Like humans, insects and rodents need water to survive, and just a little drop will do the trick. Plumbing leaks, especially those hidden from view create the ideal oasis for the uninvited guest to set up camp without your knowledge. Read More 

What Is Roof Plumbing and Why Is It So Important for Your Home’s Overall Maintenance?

When you hear the word "plumbing," you may immediately think of the pipes inside your home that are connected to sinks, toilets and showers. However, the term plumbing simply refers to a connection of hoses, pipes and other such pieces, and which direct or control water, gas and similar elements; your gas furnace needs gas plumbing, as an example. Your roof also needs plumbing to keep it in good condition; note what is meant by this term when applied to a roof, and how to ensure your home is always in good repair. Read More