7 Easy Toilet Maintenace Tips

Toilet Maintenance tips by High Mark Plumbing and Heating

Ever faced the panic of a toilet overflow just before guests arrive? At High Mark, we know all too well that toilet emergencies can happen when you least expect them. Today we’re sharing insider toilet maintenance tips so that your bathroom is crisis-free. Avoid plumbing nightmares by taking these simple tips and keeping those emergencies at bay.

Are Flushable Wipes Really Flushable?

are flushable wipes really flushable

First off, flushable wipes are a great invention to help people wipe after using the toilet. They are marketed as a superior alternative option to traditional toilet paper. They’re moist, soft, and offer freshness that most toilet paper just can’t measure up to. But are they really flushable?

The Key to Effective DIY Drain Maintenance

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Let’s face it – We’ve all experienced the nightmare of a clogged drain. One minute you’re washing your dishes in your kitchen sink, the next your sink is reaching full capacity in murky, stinky water. As a team of seasoned plumbers, we’ve seen these scenarios happen far too often. Whether it’s just another day or a big family gathering, you don’t want an emergency happening any day! Don’t worry. Today, we’ll be sharing some pro-tips on effective drain maintenance to save you from future drainage distress.

Banish Kitchen Sink Clogs for Good: Expert Secrets Revealed

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For most households, there’s only one kitchen sink in the home to rely on. When it gets clogged and hinders your ability to wash your hands, dishes, and cook meals, it can be an extremely frustrating situation. In the worst-case scenarios, your clogged sink can back up into other plumbing fixtures, equipment, or cause extensive water damage in your walls, flooring, or other suites. If you’re renting a home, a homeowner, or property owner, you’ve likely dealt with your fair share of frustrating clogs. But fear not! With these expert tips, you’ll learn how to prevent and eliminate kitchen sink clogs one and for all!

6 Signs It’s Time for Sump Pump Cleaning

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One of the best ways to protect your home is by scheduling sump pump cleaning. A sump pump is an electric device that’s designed to help prevent flooding in your home. When it’s neglected, you can run into a stressful and costly emergency situation. Today we’re going to cover the importance of sump pump cleaning.

What is a Drain Tile System?

drain tile system blog post by High Mark Plumbing

Needless to say, we get a lot of rain in the Pacific Northwest. Taking care of your drain tile is crucial to ensure that your home is protected from water seeping into the foundation of your home by redirecting the water to your sump pump or drainage system.

Why You May Benefit From a Water Softener (Calgary)

water softener calgary

Most people know that Calgary has one of the hardest water in Canada. There are several repercussions for having hard water – itchy and dry skin, shortened appliance lifespan, stiff laundry, and pipes that clog often.

What is a Sump Pump?

what is a sump pump

Where it rains, the chance of moisture accumulation, water damage, and flooding is a risk. This is the reason why many homeowners choose to install a sump pump to reduce those threats.