Author Archives: Marcin Wroblewski

7 Plumbing Maintenance Tips to Keep Your Pipes in Top Shape

In a large number of plumbing cases, the problems that often occur are leaks, clogs or drips. During winter, another problem that needs to be kept in mind is frozen pipes. Keeping your pipes problem-free is one of the most … Continue reading

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How to Replace a Bathtub

Bathtubs experience frequent use, and can become quite worn or dated looking over time. Because they can look like the residence of the creature from the black lagoon even when properly cleaned, they are often a frustration for homeowners, prompting … Continue reading

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4 Plumbing Basics Homeowners Should Know

Every homeowner should know plumbing basics so that there’s less mystery when water problems do occur. Gravity and pressure are two of the most fundamental concepts of plumbing, which is comprised of two separate subsystems.  The supply system allows fresh water in, … Continue reading

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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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