Sometimes terminology can be a little bit lost and this particular one is one that we get asked for a lot. What exactly is weeping tile and what does it do?
The city of Ottawa is has begun a backflow prevention program to protect the drinking water quality by making sure that the appropriate backflow prevention devices have been installed and inspected on private property in the Ottawa area.
If you live in an area like Ottawa you know we get some extreme temperatures in the winter. With these temperatures you run the risk of pipes freezing in your home. If the water in your pipes does get a chance to freeze it can cause the water to expand by up to 10% and this pressure can cause your pipes to split or even burst.
Emergency Plumbing Service Ottawa. Expert service specialists can use their experience to respond quickly and adeptly any plumbing issue within the home.
Our plumbers can fix virtually anything related to your plumbing in your home, and we can do inspections on homes that need it. Why would you have a licensed plumber come in to do an inspection before you buy your home? Here are a few good reasons, especially in older neighbourhoods.
Hose bibs commonly burst because water stays trapped inside, freezes as the temperature drops, expands and bursts. Unfortunately, you may not notice this until spring when things start to warm up and you start to hear water where you shouldn’t and now have to deal with a burst pipe.
James recently installed some drain pipes for a customer who was having their entire bathroom remodelled. All the fixtures were moving around and they were installing a stand alone claw foot bathtub. This job is in its early stages yet, but we thought people would like to see what is behind the walls and in their ceilings under the bathroom!
3 Tips If Your Sink Is Blocked It is always annoying to discover a blocked drain in you system. Luckily, there are several processes you can try to unclog your blocked sink before you pick up the phone and call your Nepean plumber to rectify. First, try running boiled water down your line for about five…
Buying a home in today’s housing market can potentially be one of the most expensive purchases of your life. Having said that, most us new home owners often get caught up in the lust for the aesthetics when looking at older homes. Freshly painted rooms, the beautifully renovated bathroom or kitchen, new shingles, a fancy deck in a perfectly sized fenced in back yard ; These are a real estate agents’ pot of gold.