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8 Tips How You Can Improve Your Gutter Downspout Drainage

Your gutter downspouts underground drainage is an essential part of your home, as they help prevent water from damaging the rest of the property. However, if they’re not properly maintained, they can lead to disastrous consequences. If you have problems with water accumulating in your gutters or see water overflowing from them regularly, it could Read more

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Home Renovation: Step-By-Step Guide

Before starting any renovation project the first thing to do is to construct a thorough home improvement project strategy. Find out all the stages in our step-by-step home renovation guide.

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How Much Will You Pay? Costs of Relining Drain Pipes

Non-invasive trenchless technologies are great options for homeowners for pipe repair and replacement . Find out different methods of threnchless drain repair and the costs.

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How Much Does it Cost to Repair a Collapsed Drain?

The drainage system beneath your home connects to the public network. And you, as the property owner, are responsible for any problems that may arise. If the system is functioning well, it’s easy to take it for granted even if you shouldn’t. The drains provide a way to dispose of wastewater in a sanitary fashion. Read more

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Trenchless Sewer Line Repair – How Effective is it?

Is the water in your kitchen sink draining at a snail’s pace? That’s one of the telltale signs that you might have some problem in the plumbing infrastructure buried beneath your home. You can call a plumber to correct the problem either using traditional methods or using trenchless sewer line repair methods. While trenchless options Read more

Garden Hose Valve and Inside Valve Replacement

Drain and plumbing service provided in: Carlington Work completed: Garden hose valve replacement Inside valve replacement

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Weeping Tile: What Should Know the Homeowner

Whether you are a first-time homeowner or not, you may be wondering why water does not come through to your basement. Weeping tile is the answer. What is a Weeping Tile? Weeping tiles are 4” hollow porous pipes employed in discharging water from the ground. Whenever the pipe drains, it releases liquids into the sump Read more

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Catch Basin Cleaning and Maintenance

After it rains, is your front yard marshy? What you need is a catch basin. We also refer to it as the storm drain. It is part of the drainage system that helps in removing excess water from the surface while trapping rubbish and debris. Its primary role is to prevent flooding by redirecting water Read more

Drain Relining Facts

Drain relining consists of correcting a broken line by setting a new lining (pipe) into the existing one. This method is excellent for solving problems like; Leaking or open joints.  Radial cracks resulting from blockages. Root intrusion. The technique is standard in addressing situations where there’s minor damage; in a small part of the pipe. Read more

Backwater Valve – All You Need to Know About it

Heavy rainstorms can overwhelm sewer systems with water. If this happens, the sewer systems could get backed up and flood your basement. The good news is that you can protect your home from flooding with a backwater valve installation. When you call Dr.Pipe Drain and Plumbing Services, we’ll figure out the problem, determine the best Read more