What’s a Water Hammer and How Do I Fix It?

What’s a Water Hammer and How Do I Fix It?

Water hammer or hydraulic shock is the loud bang you hear when a faucet or water-using appliance is quickly shut off. The banging is caused by the shock wave that causes the pipes to move and strike against one another or another closeby structure such as wall studs or floor joists. But it isn’t just annoying, it can potentially damage your plumbing system. Read on to find several methods of…

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Fixing Your Toilet DIY

Fixing Your Toilet DIY

Having problems fixing your toilet? Don’t worry, because here at Drain1, we have experience helping our clients in Toronto, Mississauga and even Brampton in helping with their broken or failing toilets. Here are some things to know when your toilet isn’t working and you want to fix it! It’s Not Draining One issue many of our clients face is that despite how many times they try to press the plunger…

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Welcome to Drain1!

Welcome to Drain1!

At Drain 1 Toronto Plumbers, we provide high-quality-plumbing service with guaranteed customer satisfaction. We are well known in the community for our competitive rates and experienced, licensed plumbing technicians year after year. We are aiming to meet your needs and expectation with our best service and customer care for our every single client. Do you have a plumbing problem? It is important to ensure the function of your plumbing system…

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Signs A Sewer Backup Is Coming

Signs A Sewer Backup Is Coming

Awaking in the morning and hearing that the house has a sewer backup is the probably one of the worst things to hear. The toilets are overflowing, the water is not draining down the sink, and your children are screaming all around the house. No one should have to go through this. Yet, the best way to fix this issue is to have avoided it from the very beginning. Here…

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Common Plumbing Issues In Toronto

Common Plumbing Issues In Toronto

COMMON PLUMBING ISSUES IN TORONTO HOMEOWNERS SHOULD KNOW Plumbing system is a really complex one. With the huge amount of components that needs a plumbing system in order to run smoothly it is not such a big surprise that from times to times some of them are in need of replacement. In addition, in Toronto we have another factor that plays a significant role in the commonly plumbing issues. Most…

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Tips for winter plumbing

Tips for winter plumbing

Protect Your Plumbing System The winter seasons in Canada is hard to come across for anyone, not to mention plumbing systems in the harsh stormy winter. Without the right preparation you might face a couple of problems related to your plumbing system. Here we have several winter plumbing tips for Toronto home owners to prevent plumbing problems. Always have warm and circulated air in house Staying with a steady temperature…

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5 Tips for Keeping Kitchen and Bathroom Sinks Clean & Clear

5 Tips for Keeping Kitchen and Bathroom Sinks Clean & Clear

November 25, 2012 – Knowing what causes the drains in your home to become blocked, and understanding how to keep them clear with a couple of drain cleaning tips, can save you from having to call a plumber. Better yet, when you can maintain free-flowing drains, it is easier to keep your sinks and bathtub clean and clear. They will be less likely to get coated with deposits of whatever gunk…

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