Hard Water & Why It Is A Problem!

Hard Water & Why It Is A Problem!

There are many issues to having hard water run through your pipes. Hence, the article will be exploring the issues in further depth. POSSIBLE SKIN IRRITATION & DULL HAIR Hard water can leave soap behind, on your clothes, hair and other materials you come in contact with. The residue, the mineral deposits, can attach to your skin and cause moisture to be sucked out of your body. Resulting in itching,…

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Removing Rust Stains

Removing Rust Stains

Rust stains are anyone’s greatest worry. Removing rust stains is harder and more annoying than worrying about it. But do not worry, cause we got you covered, cause we got some things you can follow to get rid of those pesky rust stains. Tip #1: Rust Stains on Clothes? Do you have rust on clothing that you are uncertain on how to remove? Well, it can be done by using…

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Plumbing Myths Debunked

Plumbing Myths Debunked

When it comes to plumbing there are many myths out there, some are quite foolish to imagine people would believe in. Yet, no matter how I wish it wasn’t true, it simply is. Well, here I present to you: Plumbing Myths Debunked! Myth 1: Toilets flush in the other direction in the land down under Bart Simpson explored this idea in the show The Simpsons. Yet, as much as he…

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How Sump Pumps Work

How Sump Pumps Work

Many of our customers do not understand what exactly a sump pump is. We will answer that as well as how sump pumps work. It is an important tool that some homes require and have. Furthermore, it can save you lots of money if installed properly. It is a pump installed in a basement or crawlspace. The goal of it is to prevent flooding and keeping your basement and dry…

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Basement Flooding | What Should You Do?

Basement Flooding | What Should You Do?

Basement floods are a pain for home owners. If you had one happen to you, you are bound to have this happen at least once in the future. The troubles of having to deal with the rain that floods the basement and having to clean the mess up is not something you would want to do. Here at Drain1, we understand that trouble more than anyone else. Through the countless…

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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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