Monthly Archives: July 2018

Plumbing Leaks & How They Attract Pests

Close-up Of Male Plumber Fixing White Sink Pipe With Adjustable Wrench

Plumbing leaks can be a terrible mess and an all-around hassle for your household. Aside from wasting water, it also increases your monthly bill significantly. As if those things are not enough, there is one more appalling effect of leaks that might not instantly come out: household pests.   Insects and rodents need water to … Read More

Plunger 101: How to Properly Use It

Plunger on Wooden Floor Against Grey Wall with Copyspace 3D Illustration

Being an essential necessity nowadays, indoor plumbing has become a major importance to every household, especially during plumbing emergencies such as having clogs. As some clogs may require expert assistance to fix, others only require a little effort from you and your trusty plunger.   There are several types of plungers and most of them … Read More

Is It Time to Go Tankless?

Tankless water heater in the bathroom

While most homes have standard water heaters, which store gallons of hot water and maintain a gradual temperature, there is another kind of storage tank – the tankless water heater – that heats water directly and on demand as it flows through your pipes.   Tankless water heaters provide many advantages; however, it may not … Read More

Unclogging a Toilet – 5 Ways to Do It

Male plumber unclogging a toilet with a plunger isolated on white background

Toilet clogs – no one wants to deal with them, but they do happen to the best of us. It is true that your local plumbers, just like the guys at Hayes Plumbing, will always be there for you, but dealing with clogged toilets is often a job that you can take on yourself. You … Read More

How-To: Caring for Your Dishwasher

open dishwasher with clean dishes at home kitchen

Our kitchen dishwasher makes our lives easy and saves us time and labour every single day. So, when your dishwasher is working as it should be, life can also be pretty fine. But what happens when it goes on the fritz and loses its cleaning efficiency? Dishwasher repairs will not really cost a lot of … Read More