Category Archives: Plumbing Tips

The Most Important Tap in Your Home

Most of us have several taps and shutoffs in our home and businesses. There is one tap however, that is the most important and we should all know exactly where it is.

This tap is the first one in line after the water main comes into your premises. Often it is right beside the water meter. This tap/shutoff is the main line of defence when something goes wrong with your plumbing, faucets and shutoffs. By shutting this off, you effectively prevent any new water coming into your home from the municipality. Continue reading

Home inspector or plumber

Buying a home? Get a video drain inspection

If you’re buying a home, there’s no doubt you already have many things on your mind. Home inspections may be one of them, but something specific is often overlooked – an inspection of your plumbing pipes.

Home inspectors have many tools to help examine potential issues with your home, but it’s not often they possess the camera equipment required to peer through pipes.

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Low flush toilets

Will a low flush toilet save you money in the K-W Region?

Low or dual flush toilets were initially introduced in regions where water was scarce. Australia and the middle east were some of the first places to experiment with the design. We’ve seen them become more popular in Cambridge, Kitchener-Waterloo and around the globe as conservation laws and eco-friendly attitudes have become more pervasive. Continue reading

Plumbing Skills Need Constant Upgrades

When you’re a plumber, it’s not always enough to learn on the job. At Chasles Plumbing Professionals, we are constantly on the lookout for the latest tools, techniques and trends in plumbing. A few weeks ago we asked Rigid Tools to demonstrate the latest tools for sewer, water and hydro locates.

You can rest assured that when you hire Chasles Plumbing Professionals, you will receive the best quality service from the most knowledgeable staff.