15 July Close up of Kitec orange pipes

Why You Should Replace Kitec Plumbing

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Do you see orange and blue pipes labelled “Kitec” in your house or building? If so, it might be time to call in the plumbing experts because what you have is an accident waiting to happen. Pipe leaks, bursts, and blockages are highly common for homes with Kitec plumbing. Unfortunately, the problems only get worse over time. Read More

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01 July A couple talking to a real estate agent

11 Plumbing Questions to Ask Before Buying a Home in Hamilton

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Buying a new home is an exciting life milestone. But imagine moving in only to find that kitchen faucets aren’t working, pipes are clogged, or the basement is prone to flooding. Excitement can quickly turn into worry over surprise repair costs. This is why it’s important to get to know a house thoroughly, even commonly overlooked aspects, such as pipes, plumbing fixtures, and sewage. Read More

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09 June Frozen water pipes

The Homeowner’s Ultimate Guide to Frozen Pipes

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It’s wintertime and temperatures are dropping. You turn on the tap but there’s no water coming out of it. You may very well be dealing with a problem that many homeowners in the region dread: frozen water pipes. Frozen pipes are one of the most common problems that homeowners face during the winter season. Read More

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06 May Submersible sump pump in an open sump pit

Eight Essential Sump Pump Maintenance Tips

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There are multiple ways to prevent flooding in your basement. Some of the things you can do include maintaining clean downspouts, repairing foundation cracks, and installing window well covers.  If water gets into your basement, despite taking all the above precautions, your last line of defence would be the sump pump. This is why sump pump maintenance is crucial. Read More

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04 May A man kneeling on the floor and talking on the phone while beside a water-damaged wall with a bucket and sponge nearby

6 Common Spring Plumbing Problems and Solutions

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With pleasant weather and pretty flowers, the arrival of spring brings joy to many. However, it can also spell trouble from a plumbing perspective.  Having been in the plumbing business for many years, PlumbWize has seen every unique plumbing issue for each season. Read More

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