Plumbing

Unclogging Drains in Your Bathroom

Unclogging Drains in Your Bathroom

Choked Drain Pipes Leaving You Breathless? Arrgh, my drain is backed up in my toilet again! So what are some easy home remedies for opening clogged drains in your bathroom? Well, the quickest and ...

Plumbing Pipes and Fittings

Plumbing Pipes and Fittings

Decoding Drain Design Plumbing pipes and fittings in modern bathrooms are predominantly made from some type of plastic material along with supply lines made of copper, but it was not always so. If ...

Troubleshooting Toilet Flush Problems 101

Troubleshooting Toilet Flush Problems 101

Getting to the Bottom of the Malfunction We have all flushed our toilet and without a second thought, left the bathroom to the sound of the toilet bowl refilling with water and went about our daily ...

Soldering Copper Pipes

Soldering Copper Pipes

Tried, Tested and Truly Versatile Plumbing Material Many first time home renovators are intimidated with copper plumbing because of its unforgiving nature. While it is true that copper can sometimes ...

Bathroom Sink Drain Assembly and the P-Trap

Bathroom Sink Drain Assembly and the P-Trap

Simple But Effective Bathroom sink drains appear to be quite simple but believe it or not there is centuries of trial and error behind the design. Long before the p-trap, the problem that early ...

Diagnosing Faucet Problems in Your Bathroom

Diagnosing Faucet Problems in Your Bathroom

Examination of the Symptoms Diagnosing faucet problems in your bathroom is easy once you understand that no matter what type of bath fixture you have, faucets are designed to do just one thing and ...

Plumbing Tools for Plastic Drain Pipe

Plumbing Tools for Plastic Drain Pipe

Purchasing Equipment vs Hiring a Plumber The plumbing tools for working with plastic drain pipe can be purchased at a nominal price as compared to hiring a professional plumber for his services. And ...

Home Plumbing Tips for Your Bathroom

Home Plumbing Tips for Your Bathroom

Sustainable Methods for the Distribution of Water Going green in our living accommodations has produced a major shift in building construction trends. This in turn has caused residential contractors ...

Installing a Stop Valve in Your Bathroom

Installing a Stop Valve in Your Bathroom

Preparing for Unexpected Plumbing Problems Installing a stop valve in your bathroom before you actually need to use one is the safest and best way to prepare for emergencies or unexpected plumbing ...

Finding a Drain Blockage in Your Bathroom

Finding a Drain Blockage in Your Bathroom

The Cycle of Water Your bathroom plumbing system will occasionally need repairing. Finding a drain stoppage or blockage in your washroom is not too challenging once you understand how the water ...