When we turn on our taps, we expect water that is safe, clean, and refreshing. But what many of us don’t realize is that tap water, even in modern cities like Ottawa, can contain a variety of hidden contaminants. Let’s dive into some of the most common ones and understand what’s really flowing through our faucets.
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Everything Homeowners Need To Know About Lead Pipes: The Hidden Risks Of Older Homes Welcome to our comprehensive guide that uncovers the secrets and risks hidden within the plumbing systems of older homes. As a trusted plumbing company, we understand the paramount importance of protecting your family’s health and well-being. In this blog post, we…
Flushable wipes have surged in popularity in recent years, with many consumers believing they are a convenient and effective way to stay clean. However, what many people don’t realize is that these so-called “flushable” wipes can wreak havoc on your plumbing system, causing blockages, backups, and costly repairs.
You Helped Us Win The Top Choice Award For Best Plumber in Ottawa! This is incredible! What a feeling! We are so proud to announce that John The Plumber has been crowned the Top Choice Award Winner for Top Choice Plumber in the 2023 Top Choice Award Survey and it’s all thanks to you! Yahoo!…
Futuristic Smart Home Plumbing Technology To Protect Your Home and Prevent Waste Learn What The Future Has In Store For Plumbing Protection and Waste Prevention First, there were buckets. Next, there were wells. Before long, there were clay pipes, lead pipes, and hollowed-out trees. Thousands of years later, in 1592, the first flushing toilet was…
Friendly Reminder To Winterize Your Outdoor Faucet! Hey gang, Tis the season of cold weather and frozen pipes! If you want to avoid an expensive mess, you’d best winterize your plumbing! Outdoor Faucets If you have an outdoor faucet, it’s important to winterize them! Otherwise, they may freeze, break, or even burst your pipes! If…
Kanata Plumbing Company Experts from John the Plumber Explain Why Your Hot Shower Water May Not Be Flowing
When turning on the shower, nobody likes to find out that there is no hot water left. A lack of hot water can be attributed to a number of different factors. For example, if the water never heats up, this could simply mean that the water heater hasn’t been working long enough and needs a little time to warm up again. However, if the water turns cold unexpectedly, then your shower’s plumbing could be at fault.
Hydro jetting was developed to provide a superior method to unclogging your pipes while cleaning them out at the same time. In this blog we explain how hydro jetting works, the savings involved as well as some advantages and disadvantages.
Our Company is wondering if you’re one of those homes that feel as though you keep running out of water, but aren’t interested/able to invest in a bigger water tank? We’re asking as in our travels we are told of this problem quite often, which leads us to believe many homeowners have never heard of a “Thermostatic Mixing Valve”.
John the Plumber is Ottawa’s most trusted plumber and has serviced hundreds of residences over the past 15 years and counting. We wanted to take the time and let you know that if you have plumbing issues where your business is concerned we also look after commercial plumbing.