Category Archives: Winter Plumbing

How to Make Sure Your Pipes Don’t Freeze

Learning how to prevent pipes from freezing can be a total lifesaver, especially this winter. Usually, when a pipe freezes, the damage goes way beyond a simple plumbing replacement. When things get worse, all your personal possessions in your basement, not to mention your walls, ceilings, and floors can be totally ruined. As you can … Read More

Prepare Your Home for Winter to Avoid Leaky Pipes

Frozen Water Pipe

We often hear people say that plumbing problems occur at really inconvenient times – like over the holidays and during winter break when all you want to do is enjoy time with your loved ones. That is somewhat true but that is because it is during these seasons that your pipes are more strained too. … Read More

What to Expect from Professional Drain Cleaning

Plumber unclogging a tub drain with an electric auger.

Professional drain cleaning should be made part of your home’s maintenance routine. Having a scheduled drain cleaning every year can greatly reduce and avoid problems from high water pressure, and in general, give your plumbing system a longer life span.   But what actually happens during a professional drain cleaning process? Drain cleaning is often … Read More

Plumbing Fiasco: Why You Should Call A Pro

Woman With Monkey Wrench Tightening White Pipe

In this digital age we live in, almost everything you need to know can be found with a couple of clicks and a few swipes. Because every piece of information is so accessible, more and more people are attempting to do home improvement projects on their own without the supervision of a trained professional. While … Read More

How to Remedy Common Winter Plumbing Problems

Freezing faucet

Winter is not quite over and it is still causing some havoc on your plumbing. Allowing the cold to damage your plumbing can have costly implications in the future, repairing them now can save you tons in the long run. Fret not! Hayes Plumbing is here to help you remedy some of the common winter … Read More

Preparing your Plumbing for Cold Weather

With the cold weather now officially here across Ontario and the temperatures dropping as a result, homeowners must now be proactive in preparing their home for the coming depths of winter. By closely following the guidance of professionals, homeowners can protect their plumbing systems and ensure optimal performance throughout the winter. In this blog, we’ll … Read More