How Are We Wasting Water At Home

How Are We Wasting Water - High Mark

Did you know that 70% of the Earth’s surface is covered by water? However, only about 1% of it is freshwater which can be used for drinking and domestic consumption. According to the World Health Organization, 2.1 billion people lack access to clean drinking water. Canadians use 335 liters of water per person every day! This is the equivalent of 670 500 ml water bottles. We use over twice as much water as Europeans. About 10% is used for cooking and drinking, 35% for bathing, 30% for toilet flushing, and 25% for laundry and cleaning. How we are wasting water at home is a very important topic.

Why Does My Drain Smell

Why Does My Drain Smell - High Mark

Unpleasant odors are never welcome. But it’s even worse when they come from a hidden place. Cleaning a stinky drain isn’t as easy as taking out the garbage or throwing out last-week leftovers, but it’s not too difficult. A common question we get is “Why does my drain smell? “

How To Avoid Hair Clogs

How To Avoid Hair Clogs - High Mark

HOW TO AVOID HAIR CLOGS How To Avoid Hair Clogs A drain clogged with hair is inconvenient at the best of times.  When you need to use your sink or tub and you are in a hurry, it just plain sucks.  There are ways on How to avoid hair clogs and they are worth a […]

How To Get Rid Of Bathroom Flies

How To Get Rid Of Bathroom Flies - High Mark

You go to your bathroom and see a swarm of flies flying around. How did they get there and how do you get rid of bathroom flies?

Why Won’t My Toilet Flush

Why won't my toilet flush?

It’s never a welcome surprise when your toilet suddenly won’t flush, especially before you’ve had your morning coffee. But what exactly is the problem? Why won’t my toilet flush? And do you need a plumber to fix it?

How To Unclog A Toilet – 4 Easy Ways

How To unclog a toilet

A clogged toilet happens, and to most of us it happens at the worse times.  How to unclog a toilet when this happens is normally the second thing that comes to mind. Whether you have a plunger or not, there are a few common household items easily found in the average Canadian home, that can […]