Do You Have a Smelly Basement?

Do You Have a Smelly Basement?

Do you have a smelly basement? A bad smell in the basement can be a warning that the main drain is clogged. The odours might be there all the time, or they can go away and come back. If the drain is clogged, you may see water or toilet paper gathering around your...
Is Your Drinking Water Safe From Lead?

Is Your Drinking Water Safe From Lead?

We were working on the drains at this semi-detached home in the Parkdale area of Toronto, and we noticed that they still had lead water pipes. This image shows the copper to lead piping. The hole in the ground has a grey support pipe across it to one inch plywood...
Discover How Weeping Tiles Protect Your Home

Discover How Weeping Tiles Protect Your Home

Weeping tiles protect your home. This picture shows how blocked a weeping tile can get if it’s not maintained. Weeping tile is used under the basement floor for carrying surface water, like rainwater and melting snow, away from the basement and the basement...