Prevent Slipping in the Shower with Bathroom Upgrades

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Accidents like slip-and-fall do happen unexpectedly. But if there’s one place in the house where you’re at an increased risk, it would be the bathroom. With the wet tub and tiles, just one wrong step and you could be seriously damaged. The possibility of slipping and falling in your shower is not something to be … Read More

How to Deal with Limescale

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Have you ever taken a peek inside your kettle or boiler? If so, you have probably noticed a tough, off-white, and somewhat stony crust at the bottom. That deposit is limescale – something that is left behind by hard water. Hard water, as you probably know, has higher levels of dissolved minerals. Minerals like calcium … Read More

Easy Fixes for Chipped Sinks and Bathtubs

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We normally find enamel and porcelain bathtubs and sinks in Canadian homes. It is not surprising since they are very resilient. But that does not mean they are not invincible. In fact, you might find that if you drop something really heavy or hard (accidentally or otherwise), the surface of these fixtures could be easily … Read More

How to Maintain Your Garbage Disposal Like a Pro

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It doesn’t matter whether you have been using a garbage disposal for a long time now or you have just recently bought your first one. You should know how to take care of your appliance if you want to be able to benefit from its full potential for a really long time. As you know, … Read More

Does Your Home Need Drain Cleaning?

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Everybody knows that blockages and clogs are never good for a home’s plumbing system. They can cause serious harm if they are not addressed immediately. There are a few indicators that could alarm you that it’s time to get professional drain cleaning. If you see any of these signs, call your local plumber from Hayes … Read More

How to Find Hidden Water Leaks

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Detecting leaks at their early stage can save you from a big disaster and also save you money.  That is why it is important that you detect the signs of leaks at the earliest time possible so you can contact your trusted plumber. Here are some of the things that you can do to detect … Read More

Fluoride in Your Water – Should You Be Worried?

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Everybody knows that the water from their faucets contain some fluoride. But how much do you know about it?   If you don’t know it yet, fluoride is not naturally a part of water. It is actually just artificially added to the water supply that we get. In the 1960s water fluoridation was implemented. That’s … Read More

How Plumbing Fixtures Can Lower Your Utility Bills

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Are you getting a little too frustrated about your utility bills? Then you should not neglect or ignore your water consumption. Most households focus on energy efficiency, without stopping to think if there are ways to save some in your plumbing system.   Well, there are some water-efficient fixtures that can help you save both … Read More

DIY Plumbing Mistakes You Should Avoid

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  Nowadays, a lot of people choose to go online if they need to fix minor plumbing concerns. That’s understandable. After all, there are small plumbing problems can be easily handled by a DIY aficionado. But there are just some things that you have to be really wary of. There may be some problems that … Read More

Adding a Bathroom to Your Basement

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A basement bathroom can both make your life a whole lot easier and boost the value of your home. If you have recently re-purposed your basement into something you can use more frequently like a gym, a home office, or a game room, then you’re going to appreciate a bathroom in that area that means … Read More