Hi Kingston! We’re just wondering – have you ever noticed your toilet makes a whistling or ‘whoosh’ noise after you flush? Have you had trouble sleeping because your toilet is running all through the night long after it was last used? These are noises that should always be paid attention to; you are being signaled to that something is wrong with your toilet.
There are few things that are more embarrassing than blocking or clogged toilets at your in-laws house. We really care about our customers and we never want them to be in positions where they have to be embarrassed if we can avoid it! Here at John the Plumber Kingston, we’re going to give you some great tips, tricks and hacks in order to get that toilet flowing again.
If you’ve ever had the unfortunate experience of being on the receiving end of a nasty plumbing emergency, this blog is for you. This is one thing that you would not even wish on your worst enemy. Plumbing emergencies are called emergencies because even small things can escalate extremely quickly.
The fact remains that older homes mean old plumbing and if nothing has been updated you may be in for quite a sticker shock! There are some things that you should be aware of if you’re moving into an old home and here at John the plumber Kingston we’re going to give you some tips of what to look for, pre purchase.
Fall is a wonderful time of year, especially in the beautiful Ontario region. The red, orange and gold colors are spectacular and the air is brisk and cool! It is a fantastic time to get outside and do all those things you like to take care of around your home before the big freeze hits in Ontario. John the plumber here to give you some tips to protect your home and your belongings this autumn, and into the winter.
Our Kingston plumbers give advice on Thawing Frozen Pipes. Winter is finally here and with that can come some plumbing issues with your pipes. It can get really cold in Kingston and sometimes that means your pipes might freeze in your home. Here are some helpful tips to finding and fixing frozen pipes.
John the Plumber can help you Unclog Your Blocked Drains. Is water starting a pool at your feet in the shower or your sink taking a while to drain the water in it? Sounds like you have a blocked drain and your Kingston home requires drain cleaning. If you catch it early enough, there are many natural ways to unblock your drains like a pro, without having to actually call one!
So you’re in the unenviable position of clogging someone else’s toilet, and there is no plunger to be found. Read this and you’ll know what to do!
Does Your Faucet Run Slowly? It can be a frustrating thing to deal with. You’re trying to fill your kitchen sink, and you have time to read the newspaper while it’s filling. Not acceptable if you ask our Kingston plumbers. It used to fill your sink right up, but these days it’s just getting slower and slower.