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How to Clear a Clogged Drain

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Dealing with a clogged drain is never fun. It can be quite a hassle because of the mess it leaves behind and the disruption it causes to your day. In some cases, you can fix the problem on your own. For this reason, it’s good for homeowners to know the basics of unclogging a drain. …

All You Need to Know About Waterproofing Your Basement

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What Causes a Wet Basement? The following are the main reasons that cause a wet or flooded basement: Digging Basement Foundation. If your basement has undergone an excavation procedure, there is a chance of damaging the basement’s structural foundation. Digging your basement might affect the nearby soil in a way that disrupts the natural drainage. …

Protect Your House from Sewer Backups

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Sewer backups are officially the most commonly reported infrastructural problems that affect a property. According to an article from the Globe and Mail, water has become the main cause of home insurance claims in recent years. Because of this, home insurance providers have adjusted their policies accordingly, either by raising insurance deductibles or cutting down …

How to Fix Frozen Pipes

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When temperatures drop drastically, many individuals in Toronto and the GTA are experiencing frozen pipes. Problems like this are sometimes unavoidable, as we cannot predict the weather, but thankfully there is a solution.

How to Replace a Sewer Line with Minimal Digging

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For many homeowners, damaged sewer lines present a major hassle they wish to avoid at all costs. Nevertheless, just like any other element in a property, sewer pipes will inevitably deteriorate after a certain period of time. What determines when your pipes will fail is the material they are made of, how long they have …

Clogged Shower Drains and How to Clear Them

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One of the most commonly reported problems when it comes to plumbing is a clogged shower drain. After years and years of continuous use, every shower is bound to suffer blockage in its draining system that is a result of debris buildup in its pipes’ walls. This buildup forms a barrier past which water cannot …

How to Increase Water Pressure in Your House?

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While it’s true that a well-installed plumbing system can function for many decades without a hitch, it’s still a good idea to check the water pressure in your house on a regular basis. Twice a year is usually the baseline, and ideal water pressure in a house should sit at a minimum of 30 pounds …

Drain Camera Inspection for a New Property

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Buying a house is a huge step many look forward to. After months of browsing and trying to find the perfect place, you finally come across the house that has everything you want and needs. Fantastic! However, while this is an exciting time for every homebuyer, there is obviously much assessment to be performed on …

How to Recover from Water Damage

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Water damage is a critical problem and can literally leave you in deep waters! It is a situation one would like to avoid at all costs as not only is it harmful for your possessions but can also pose serious health issues for you and your family. Water damage can occur due to a number …

Sewer Line Repair Services

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Your home’s sewer line is the most important element of your sewer system and has the potential to cause all of your drains to back up when a clog occurs. To prevent clogged or collapsed sewer lines, regular maintenance, and checks to your system are important.