High Quality Plumbing Fixtures

The Importance of Choosing Quality Plumbing Fixtures

Whether you're building a new home, having one built for you, or renovating your current home - it's important to pay close attention to the plumbing fixtures you are installing. Choosing an inexpensive brand may seem like a good place to save money, but we've seen it far too many times - it's often the wrong decision. The cheaper parts in ... More

Gowing Weather Forecast

Saving Money in the Hot Weather

Cambridge has experienced a very hot July. If you have central air conditioning or window units, likely they have been given a good workout this month. One thing we don't often think about when the hot weather arrives is our hot water tanks. Well, why would we? Many homeowners never touch the settings on the hot water tanks - but if you ... More

Cambridge Low Water Pressure

Low Water Pressure in Your Cambridge Home?

Low water pressure in your home may be caused by several things. If you have an older home with older pipes, it’s possible that they may be clogged from years of residue buildup. If you’ve recently shut off your water main or any interior valves, check that they have been fully turned to the ON position. However, in Cambridge, low ... More

Backflow Prevention - Gowing Plumbing

What is Cross Connection Control or Better Known as Backflow Prevention? 

It is a program implemented by Provincial and Municipal Governments to prevent the contamination of our precious drinking water. The program focuses on industries and commercial business and some multi-residential properties. It usually comes to light as a local bylaw and all parties affected are expected to get on board with the program. A ... More

Fall Plumbing Tips

Fall Plumbing Tips

As we move into fall (eventually), it’s time to start thinking about preparing our homes for the colder weather. We need to make sure our eavestroughs, pipes and faucets are in good shape to make it through the harsh temperatures.... More