Author Archives: Marcin Wroblewski

How Does a Sewer Backflow Valve Work?

Sewage backups are not only gross and inconvenient, they can cause thousands of dollars in damage in addition to creating health hazards for occupants in your home. All of this can easily be avoided, however, with the addition of a … Continue reading

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Follow These Steps When Fixing a Leaky Faucet

Dripping, leaking faucets are annoying, and will raise your water bill.  If not repaired quickly, they can cause expensive water damage as well.  Of course, you can always call a plumbing professional.  But fixing a leaky faucet can be a … Continue reading

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Hire a Plumber for Your Kitchen Sink Installation

The internet is inundated with so many “do it yourself” home renovation articles that it can seem like you can tackle any project without any problem. However, kitchen sink installation is one feat that you should not attempt yourself; you … Continue reading

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Will Your Foundation Cracks Result in a Wet Basement?

Your house is much more than just a building. It is your home, the place where you and your family feel safe and secure. Anything that puts your home at risk can have a major impact on your life. That’s … Continue reading

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How to Snake a Drain: Tips from a Master Plumber

If you’ve got a plugged drain, then one of the first things you’re likely looking for is how to snake a drain. While this can be a somewhat complicated process for someone who has never known how to snake a … Continue reading

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How to Unblock a Toilet Easily & Quickly

Clogged toilets are an unfortunate fact of life. Fortunately, most blockages can be dealt with quickly and easily using very basic tools. Here are 6 steps to help you unblock a toilet: 1. Stop Flushing! If you flush the toilet … Continue reading

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What is Causing Your Damp Basement?

You had great plans to have a downstairs bedroom or family and entertainment room, but you’ve realised that none of them will come to fruition because you have a damp basement. There are a number reasons why moisture might collect … Continue reading

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At-Home Methods for Clearing a Clogged Shower Drain

A clogged shower drain is the bane of every homeowner’s existence. Shower bases that are stubbornly slow to drain can leave you paddling around in a couple of inches of water every time you take a shower. Drains can also become … Continue reading

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What to Do When Your Water Heater is Leaking

There is usually no reason to panic when your water heater starts leaking. It is a common problem faced by households and can be fixed without the help of a licensed plumber most of the time. When you find that … Continue reading

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Troubleshooting Your Kitchen Sink Plumbing Issues

A blocked kitchen sink is a problem everyone faces at one time or another. For those who do dishes in the sink, it can be highly frustrating when the water refuses to drain away, or takes much longer than usual. … Continue reading

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