Shower vs baths

Showers Vs Baths – Which is Better

You’ve had a really hard day at work.  You turn on the faucet, pour bubble bath into the water, and pour yourself a glass of Malbec to enjoy while you are soaking in the bathtub.  Unfortunately, we don’t always have time for a long luxurious soak.  So let us investigate which is better, showers vs baths.

Animals In Your Plumbing

Animals In Your Plumbing

Animals In Your Plumbing What’s the last thing you expect to see peeking up at you from your drain?  An alligator?  A snake?  An opossum? A rat? It must be said, you may find animals in your plumbing or coming out of your plumbing. While it is unlikely you will ever see an alligator climbing up your pipes, there are …

The Importance of Women in Trades

The Importance of Women in Trades

As a young girl growing up in the 1970s, it never occurred to me to pursue a trade for my profession. The most common professions at the time were secretarial, teaching, and nursing. Fifty years later, while more women are choosing trades, women still only make up 4% of employees.

How Much Is A Hot Water Tank

How Much Is A Hot Water Tank

How much is a hot water tank?  The average cost range is from $1200 to $2500.  Before you jump into a replacement, make sure you need one.

Plumbing Myths

Plumbing Myths

Many of our customers ask us questions about some of the plumbing myths that exist. With the internet and information being so easy to find, the frequency has been increasing. See if the plumbing myth you have heard about is listed below.

Leaks Under Foundation

Signs Of Leaks Under The Foundation

One of the worst things that could happen is if you have plumbing leaks under the foundation of your home. If your home is newer this is less likely to happen, but older home owners should keep an eye for these signs.

Improve Water Quality

How To Improve Water Quality At Home

Water is one of the essential items that we need to survive. It also can be hazardous if the water quality is poor. How do you ensure that your water safe? Fortunately we live in Canada, and our water quality is one of the best in the world.

Low Shower Water Pressure

Low Shower Water Pressure What You Need To Know

We know that fluctuations in shower water pressure can be a hassle. Not only because they can make your experience under the shower less comfortable than what it should be. A problem with low shower water pressure is something you should not underestimate. Experiencing such kinds of issues can be an indication of something more severe going on than what you might imagine. We are talking about cracked water pipes or leaking, which most of the time require professional intervention if you want to prevent a more costly disaster in the long term.

Tankless Water Heater Benefits

Tankless Water Heater Benefits

There will come a time when you need to replace your traditional Hot Water Tank. That will be the perfect time for you to consider if you should switch to On Demand Hot Water. Many do not know the Tankless Water Heater Benefits. If you are considering this upgrade, take a look at the benefits you will have.

Vancouver Clogged Drain Repair

Vancouver Clogged Drain Repair

We have all experienced clogged drains. These are one of the most common plumbing issue. A clogged drain may not seem like a big issue, but it can become one if not handled properly. With the damp weather and the amount of foliage around, Vancouver clogged drain repair is needed more than in dryer climates. Our experts at Highmark Plumbing are ready and willing to help you