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Summer Plumbing Problems? Wrench It Up!

Summertime may bring extra use of your plumbing system, which may cause extra stress on your apparatus leading to disruptive summer plumbing problems. You should be wary of the increased use of your plumbing and ensure you alleviate your system of any problems before they...

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Noises in your Plumbing System? Wrench It Up!

Are you hearing noises in your plumbing system? Your plumbing system should be as quiet as possible when functioning. You will naturally hear water flowing through your system at high velocity, but there are certain noises that may cause concern and require further investigation. Don't...

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Flooding in your Basement? Wrench It Up!

Walking into a basement full of water can be a traumatic experience, especially if your cherished belongings are damaged beyond repair. Once you realize you have flooding in your basement, you need to act fast to deal with the problem at hand. Do NOT Go In...

kitchen sink plumbing problems

Kitchen Sink Plumbing Problems? Wrench It Up!

Kitchen sink plumbing problems are common because using them often involves disposal of food waste and FOG (Fats, Oils, Grease), which can be problematic for your pipes and drains. It is important to actively maintain cleanliness in and around your kitchen sink to best avoid...

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How Trees Can Harm Your Plumbing System

A Local Incident Regarding Trees & Plumbing While trees love water, trees and plumbing don't always get along. On 1 May 2018, the Toronto Star reported on a dispute between homeowner Anna Arniotis, 84, and the city of Toronto about a city-owned tree that was affecting...

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Bathroom Plumbing Problems? Wrench It Up!

Bathroom Plumbing Problems are common in any home or business establishment. While there are widely known do-it-yourself solutions, it is also worth knowing when it is the right time to call a professional to ensure you fully understand and solve the problems that your plumbing...

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Why NOT to do your own Plumbing

Everyone wants to prove they are handy and resourceful while solving problems in their home. Sometimes, you may be able to fix a leak under your sink, an overflowing toilet, or a clog in your drain by yourself. Hurray! You saved some money, and you...

water pressure problems

Water Pressure Problems? Wrench It Up!

We all get used to a certain level of water pressure in our homes. Sometimes, an excessively low or high level of pressure can cause us discomfort. Some people may prefer an increased level of water pressure, because they feel it provides more of a...

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Smelling Sewage At Home? Wrench It Up!

When plumbing issues are ignored or simply fixed with a temporary, do-it-yourself solution, the issues are only temporarily subdued. More expensive and dangerous problem may arise in the future (often sooner rather than later). What is that SMELL? If you are in your living room or basement,...