Frequently Asked Questions & Do It Yourself

What is the difference between Hard Water and Soft Water?

The term hard water refers to water that has high levels of calcium and magnesium, while soft water is free of these harsh minerals that can harm both your home and body. It is gentle when calcium and magnesium is removed through a water softener system.

How do I unclog a toilet ?

The most efficient way to unclog a toilet is using a drain snake. This mechanism works in such a way that breaks up the clog into smaller pieces until the toilet starts draining normally.

The drain snake is pushed down into the drain until it reaches the clog, the drain snake is then twisted into circular motion after which the clog begins to break apart.

Can you help with a Plumbing Emergency in Toronto?

Yes! Call 1(888)-449-7444 for an efficient and trustworthy 24-hour emergency plumbing response in Toronto. Our licensed and certified plumbers are available round the clock to assist you.

Do you service main drains?

Yes we do service main drains. We offer services in Toronto, Brampton, Mississauga, Guelph, Richmond Hill and many other cities. Give us a call at 647-669-7444, We are available 24/7 for all your plumbing needs.

Do you install toilet bowls?

Not only do we install toilet bowls, we also provide toilet bowl removal and disposal services.

Can you repair a wax seal or do you have to replace the entire toilet?

Depending on it’s condition, the wax seal can either be replaced or repaired. Our certified plumbers are qualified to provide both a repair and replacement service in addition to toilet replacements.

How do you replace a toilet fill valve?

To replace the toilet fill valve you’ll need to first turn off your water supply to the toilet then flush the toilet to empty the tank and dry up the remaining water in the bottom of the tank. You’ll then use a wrench to remove the water supply tube attached to the bottom of the toilet. Then loosen and remove the mounting nut that’s holding the bottom flange of the fill valve to the bottom of the tank.  Then install the new fill valve by sliding the rubber washer on the valve tailpiece and install the tailpiece through the opening in the bottom of the tank. After all this is done you can reconnect the water supply tube to fill valve.

For further assistance you can always book an appointment with one of our licensed technician who will be more than happy to assist you. Give us a call at 1-888-449-7444

I have a broken toilet flapper that's not closing properly and my water bill is higher than usual. Can this be the cause?

Yes this can be the main contributing factor to a higher than usual water bill. If the toilet is continuously running then this is more than likely the cause. We do provide services for toilet flapper replacements, Give us a call at 1-888-449-7444 to schedule an appointment with one of our license plumber.

Why is my faucet leaking?

A leaky faucet can happen for a number of reasons. This includes a worn-out gasket, a loose O ring, a loose seat washer and others.

If you require assistance with repairing or replacing a leaky faucet. Please give us a call at 1.888.449.7444, and we’ll be pleased to help you.

Do you have plumbers that repair shower cartridge in Mississauga?

Yes we do have local plumbers that provide services to repair and replace shower cartridge in the city of Mississauga. If you require assistance you can always give us a call at 1-888-449-7444 and we’ll be more than happy to assist you.

Do you have plumbers available in Toronto this thanksgiving long weekend?

Yes! If you are in need of a Toronto plumber this thanksgiving long weekend, Plumber On Demand can dispatch a licensed and insured plumber anywhere in Toronto within 45 minutes to assist with all of your plumbing and drain needs.

You can contact our Toronto office directly by calling 1.888.449.7444.

Our head office is located at 2000 Eglinton Ave West,Toronto, ON, M6E 2J9, situated at the Dufferin and Eglinton intersection.

Note that we are open 24/7 to provide all emergency plumbing repairs, flood services and drain services to all Toronto residents.

How much does a plumber cost in Toronto?

There are many variables when calculating and understanding the cost of an emergency plumber in Toronto. A Toronto service plumber would bill three to four times as much as a regular plumber who works on brand new developments.

The cost of a service plumber in Toronto is affected by a variety of factors, including vehicle maintenance, vehicle depreciation, on-call hours, dispatch services, license and insurance expenses, and carrying a large inventory of spare parts for any unanticipated plumbing repairs.

In any case, feel free to call PLUMBER ON DEMAND at 647-669-7444 if you require a plumber in Toronto.

Our company’s rates begin at just $45 plus HST as our call out cost.

Do you offer 24/7 plumbing services?

Yes. When a plumbing emergency arises, PLUMBER ON DEMAND is ready to assist.

Call 1-888-449-7444 which is our toll-free number, to reach us. A qualified agent will answer all your questions and have a licensed plumber be at your door within 45 minutes.

Do you have any local plumbers in Hamilton available for a service call?

Yes. Our qualified technician, Malcolm, resides in Hamilton. He will be able to accurately assess and address all of your plumbing and drain needs with professionalism. He is committed to providing the best service and is available to address any inquiries about your plumbing repairs.

You can reach our Hamilton plumbing services at 289-501-6316 for more information.

PLUMBER ON DEMAND of Hamilton, Ontario is available for service 24/7.


Do you provide plumbing services in Barrie?

Yes. The city of Barrie and its surrounding areas are now proudly served by PLUMBER ON DEMAND of Barrie, Ontario.

Our local Barrie plumbers can be counted on to provide expert plumbing services and support the neighborhood.

With regards to all of your plumbing and drain problems, our Barrie branch is open 24/7 to assist.

Call our local Barrie Branch at 705-220-2903.

How do i know when i need a plumber?

If you have any doubts at all, it is wise to call a plumber. A plumber can correctly assess the problem and discover a solution for you whether you’re unsure if you’ve solved the problem or made it worse, or if you’re certain something is seriously wrong or you aren’t sure whether there is a problem at all.

You should contact a plumber for assistance if any of the following issues are occurring with your home’s plumbing system:

Lack of hot or cold water, low water pressure, a clogged drain, a dripping faucet, an overflowing toilet, an unpleasant sewage odor throughout the house, a burst pipe, frozen pipes, gurgling noises, and excessive water bills.

If you need plumbing service, call PLUMBER ON DEMAND 24/7 at 1.888.449.7444.

What do i do when my septic tank is full?

It is crucial to periodically inspect your septic tank. In any case, a scheduled pumping service is the best way to keep your septic tank working and functioning.

If you need septic tank pumping services, PLUMBER ON DEMAND can book you for service within 45 minutes of your call, 24/7.

Call Now at 1 (888-449-7444) and our dispatcher will schedule you for service right away.

Why does my toilet run all the time?

If your toilet is running all the time, there probably is a problem with the mechanism in the water tank.

There may be a problem with the fill valve or flapper in many circumstances.

Give us a call at 1.888.449.7444, and a master plumber will arrive at your door in 45 minutes to correctly diagnose the issue.

How to avoid basement flooding in Toronto?

Installing a back water valve is recommended to prevent basement flooding in Toronto.

The purpose and function of a drain backwater valve is that it automatically closes if there is a back up from the city.

If you need help and guidance installing a backwater valve on your Toronto property.

PLUMBER ON DEMAND, of Toronto, ON located at 2000 Eglinton Ave W, Toronto, ON, M6E 2J9 is available 24/7 for assistance.

Call your local plumber directly at: (647)-669-7444

How do I handle a sump pump failure?

It is imperative that your basement contains a secondary backup battery-operated sump pump.

The backup sump pump battery activates in the event that the primary sump pump malfunctions or the electricity is cut off.

PLUMBER ON DEMAND is there to help if you require guidance or any kind of sump pump services.

Call 1(888)-449-7444 and a plumber will be at your door within 45 minutes.

Why is my shower pressure so weak?

There can be a number of factors causing this problem such as; a worn out

mixing valve, closed valve, a build up of substance in your shower head or

even a faulty water heater. The most common contributing factor that causes

a low shower pressure is a build up of debris and other waste matter that’s

clogging your shower head. However, this can easily be fixed by simply

immersing your shower head in vinegar to release/dissolve the build-up. If

this method doesn’t work then chances are it is more than a build-up that’s

causing this problem. If you need assistance with this please do not hesitate

to give us a call at 1-888-449-7444.

My water heater is not working, What is the cause of this?

The reason why your water heater might not be working could be that your

valves are giving way or there might be corrosion, rust or residue in

your tank and you might require the service of a certified plumbing

technician. We are able to help you solve this problem, should you require our

service you can always give us a call at anytime and one of our staff would be

more than willing to assist you.

Why is my sewer backing up?

Sewer backs can be caused by clogged pipes, damage sewer pipes, age of your

sewer system etc. It is very important that you seek immediate plumbing

services when you have a sewer back up as this can cause extensive damage to

your home through your toilets, sinks, and drains. It can also put you at risk

for illnesses. Please call 1-888-449-7444 to book an appointment with one of

our expert plumbers who are able to handle any sewer backup problem.

I'm in the Niagara region, do you install water softener?

Yes we do provide water softener installation services. Our certified technician

are able to assist you with this, just give us a call at Plumber on Demand of

Niagara Falls at 289-501-6316 and we’ll be more than happy to help you.

Why is the water pressure so low in my home?

There are several reasons why your home may have low water pressure. A few of these include a corroded pipe, a shared pipeline, an old fixture, a leak, clogged pipes that have built up, or even a crack in the main city supply line.

If you want to improve the water pressure in your house, we can assist you with any pipe-related problems.

Give us a call today at 1(888-449-7444) if you’d like to find out the cause of your low water pressure or if you just want our assistance fixing it.

How should one respond to a plumbing emergency, like a flood?

The first thing to do in any plumbing emergency is to turn off your main water supply to prevent water from flooding your house and your hot water system.

After turning off the main water supply, send any leftover water in the pipes away from your house by turning on the spigots outside. The next thing you should do is call a plumber. The earlier you do so, the more quickly the issue may be resolved and the less damage can be done to your house.

We advise against doing a DIY. Furthermore, we advise staying away from dangerous chemicals.

In the event that a small leak occurs, you can cut off the water supply to that particular pipe if the leak is minor.

Call plumber on demand if you need assistance during a plumbing emergency at 1.888.449.7444. We’ll be more than happy to assist you then.

Do I need maintenance on my bathroom plumbing, if so how often?

Maintenance on your bathroom should be done when you have a leaky faucet,

blocked drain, clogged toilet or a toilet that runs continuously, as well as a low

water pressure. When your DIY home repairs does not solve your plumbing issue

it is important that you seek the help of a license technician. Regular plumbing

maintenance should be done every 18 months to 2 years or when an issue arise.

Why does my toilet smell whenever I flush it?

This can be the result of a broken airtight seal. There is a U-shape in the pipe

that holds a certain amount of water every time the toilet flushes, this acts as an

airtight seal to block sewer gas. However, if there is too much negative pressure

occurring the water level lowers and causes the seal to break resulting in a smell

after the toilet is flushed.

Why are my pipes making rattling noises?

There can be a number of factors that will cause rattling noises in pipes. This

can be caused by high or low water pressure, air being trapped in your water

lines -typically referred to as water hammer, or when your water lines

are not properly secured/ loose mounts. If you require assistance with this

issue call us at (1.888.449.7444) to book an appointment with one of our

license technician who will be more than happy to assist you.

How can i protect my pipes from freezing?

Ways that you can prevent your pipes from freezing includes, but not limited

to are; sealing any air leaks, keeping a consistent temperature, and insulating

your pipes as exposed pipes are more likely to freeze. In the event that your

pipe does become frozen, turn your faucet on, if there is a drip from the faucet

or a trickle chances are you have an ice blockage. You will need to inspect the

exposed pipe for cracks or breaks. If there is a burst, shut off your main water

supply immediately and call a plumber. For emergency plumbing assistance

call Plumber on Demand 24/7 service at 1.888.449.7444.

Why does my drains keep clogging?

Mineral accumulation in the system is one of the main causes of clogged drains.

Your drains may continue to clog for a number of reasons.

Depending on the type of drain:it could be the result of pouring fat or oil down your sink drain or from letting food scraps down the drain in your kitchen.

Regarding a bathroom drain: Debris, soap residue, and other particles may amass on the stoppers, impeding the flow of water or leading to a fully clogged bathtub drain.

This debris builds up over time and decreases water flow.

Give us a call at 1.888.449.7444 if your drains are frequently clogged or running slowly so we can check the plumbing and see if the drain line was constructed and designed properly.

Why is the water level in my toilet so high?

An excessive amount of water in your toilet bowl could be a sign that the water is running constantly, which could cause overflow issues, raise the water level in the bowl, and other issues.

A clog obstructing the water flow via the toilet drain is indicated by rising water in the bowl of your toilet.

There may be a more serious problem with your toilet if you discover that the water level in the bowl is higher than usual.

We advise you to give a certified plumber a call.

If you are unsure about the repair or have any inquiries. Plumber on Demand can be reached at 1(888)449-7444.

Why is the water in my toilet not refilling?

The most common reason that a toilet won’t refill completely is that either the fill valve or float isn’t adjusted properly.

It isn’t always easy to know where they need to be or how to adjust them. If this task is not completed correctly, your toilet may begin to overflow on a regular basis.

As a result, if you believe that your fill valve or the float needs to be adjusted, we always advise hiring a plumber.

If you want to obtain a dependable toilet repair, save time and prevent headaches with troubleshooting. Give us a call 24/7 at 647-669-7444.

Do you provide emergency plumbing services in the Niagara region?

Yes we do. You can reach our Niagara Falls emergency pluming services line at

(289-501-6316). We are available 24/7,  to assist you with all your plumbing


I have a main sewer backup in Oshawa, do you service this area?

If you require sewer back up/ emergency sewer repair services do not hesitate to

call us right away. You can reach our Plumber on Demand Oshawa direct line at


Why is the temperature of my bathtub water inconsistent or fluctuates??

The most common reason for a sudden or inconsistent shower temperature is

that another water demand is elsewhere in the house. This may result from

flushing your toilet or starting your dishwasher while your shower is running.

The best and most common way to combat this problem is by replacing your

shower cartridge.

If  you require assistance with your shower cartridge replacement we do provide this service. Feel free to give us a call at 1-888-449-7444.

Do you offer warranty on your work?

Unless written otherwise on the invoice by the technician, not all jobs performed comes with warranty such as drain jobs. There is no warranty given for unclogging drains.

Should maintenance be done on my water heater?

The maintenance of water heater is necessary to avoid a number of problems.

The water heater needs frequent maintenance if you want hot water whenever needed.

With regular maintenance, issues could be avoided.

A water heater that is properly maintained has a longer lifespan, fewer problems, is free of potentially harmful particles, boosts productivity, and is cost-effective.

To guarantee the best performance, longevity, and safety, routine maintenance is essential.

Failure to maintain your water heater can result in expensive repairs, unanticipated failures, and even dangerous circumstances likes fires or explosions.

If you need to maintain, repair or replace a water heater. Call Plumber On Demand at 1(647)-669-7444. We will be more than happy to assist.

Why is my toilet making noise after flushing?

A loud noise from your toilet, either during flushing or at random, is a dead giveaway that something is wrong with it.

There are several reasons why a toilet may create loud, erratic noises when it flushes. We occasionally hear noises that resemble boiling water, a slap and splash sound, or a buzzing sound. These noises typically suggest that there may be a problem with your toilet.

Your toilet may be making strange noises because of a clogged valve, a water hammer, or a faulty float switch. Thus, in order to prevent these problems from getting worse in the future, you should look into them as soon as possible.
If the noise persists, consider giving a Plumber a call.

Early problem detection is essential to minimizing damages and repair expenses, particularly in cases where a replacement toilet is required.

Plumber On Demand can be reached at 1.888.449.7444 should you require our assistance.

Do you require a deposit?

In many cases, whenever a job is complex and for unforeseen circumstances , we do require a fifty percent non-refundable deposit before initiating the job. The remaining balance is due upon completion of the job.

Why is my drain slow and gurgles?

The most common causes of a slow and gurgling drain is poor drain venting

or a partially clogged drain. The gurgling noise is a result of the water not

draining properly which causes a vacuum to form in your drain. An

accumulation of food and other debris will result in a slow and gurgling

noise.  If you’ve tried any DIY methods and the problem still persists you may

need the help of a license plumber to help resolve this issue.

For services on unclogging your drain or any other drain related issue, call us

at 1-888-449-7444 to book an appointment with one of our license plumbers

who will be more than happy to help.

How quickly can i get an emergency plumber in Toronto?

Whenever you experience an emergency plumbing issue in Toronto, it is imperative that you get urgent assistance.

Plumber On Demand can be at your door in no more than 45 minutes.

Please call our Toronto plumbers directly at (647) 669-7444 if you require an emergency plumber in Toronto.

Our skilled and knowledgeable plumbers will be happy to assist you.

Are you available to do late night plumbing services in the Whitby-Oshawa area?

Yes, we are!! Finding a plumber who is available late at nights in the Whitby and Oshawa area is difficult as the neighborhood develops and the population there is growing.

Plumber On Demand of Whitby-Oshawa is here to assist you if a plumbing, drain or water damage occurs during night times.

Call your local Plumber in Whitby and Oshawa directly at 1 (905)-409-0657


Do you offer weekend plumbing services in Guelph?

Yes. Our service plumbers in Guelph are available 24/7 including weekends, evening and public holidays.

In any event that you need an emergency plumber or plumbing services in Guelph.

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How much does a plumber charges to unclog a drain in Vaughan?

Depending on the type of drain and the extent of the obstruction, drain cleaning costs may differ based on different reasons. This includes: the kind of clog—a simple one that takes a few minutes to clear or a more difficult one that requires more time and/or tries.

Along with its severity and cause of damage, the cost to unclog a drain can also vary based on its accessibility, such as whether the main line is difficult to reach, needs accessing many connecting points, or necessitates temporarily removing the toilet.

If you have a clogged drain or any drain issue. You can give us a call at 1 (888)-449-7444 and we’ll be more than happy to assist you.

What do i do when i have a burst pipe?

It’s essential to always call an emergency plumber if you have a burst pipe. Emergency plumbers are highly skilled in solving these issues. The following steps can help you temporarily or until the plumber arrives; but, only a qualified emergency plumber can resolve the issue.

To prevent any damage, you can cut off the water supply, your heating system, and your cold water faucets. After that, you can drain the water and clean the area.

We advise you to contact us at 1-888-449-7444 so we can take care of the situation for you, since trying to manage it all on your own could make things worse.

Why does my bathtub spout constantly leaks?

A leaky bathtub spout can be the result of a worn our washer or O-ring. If

your washer is dry, cracked, ragged or damage this will certainly cause a leak.

In addition to that, a corroded valve set or even a faulty cartridge will likely

cause a leak in your bathtub spout.

We recommend contacting a plumber for assistance instead of trying to

dismantling the faucet yourself.  If you need a trusted plumber to help you

resolve this issue call Plumber on Demand at (1-888-449-7444).

Do you service cities outside of the GTA?

Yes we do, we offer services in most of Ontario. Call us at 1-888-449-7444 for a list of cities where we offer plumbing services.

Can you install a laundry sink/faucet in Markham?

Yes we can! Sink installations and removal are not simple tasks and are not regarded as do-it-yourself projects.

When installing or removing a kitchen sink, there are a few things that must be done. This entails a number of tasks, such as marking and measuring the sink arrangement, installing the strainer, turning on the water supply, and turning on the drain pipe.

It is best to contact a licensed plumber if you want to remove your old sink and install a new one.

With our extensive knowledge in all sink installations, Plumber On Demand is more than willing to assist you.

Please contact Plumber On Demand of Markham ,Ontario at (905)-409-0719.


Does your plumbing company charge per hour or by the job?

To give customers a better idea of what they are expected to pay, we charge by the job and provide the quote upfront after assessing the job.

This minimizes any surprise for  our clients.

If you’re trying to get a quote for a plumbing job in your area. Feel free to contact Plumber On Demand at 1(888)-449-7444), we’ll be pleased to help.

Is a plumber required for a dishwasher installation?

Yes, hiring a plumber is always a wise decision. Water damage, wastage, and leakage may result from poor installation.

You will need a plumber, particularly if your new machine needs to be hardwired or if your previous appliance was. Such an installation can only be completed by a plumber due to the codes and regulations that must be followed.

A skilled installation can help to prevent damages.

Feel free to call Plumber On Demand at 1 (647)-669-7444 should you require installation services, and we’ll be more than happy to help you.




Do you provide services for freezing pipes in Guelph?

Yes, we provide pipe freezing services in the Guelph region.

Because you might not be able to access the frozen area or know where the frozen pipes are, it is always better to call a plumber for assistance.

It can be risky to attempt to thaw the pipes yourself if you do it wrong.

If you require assistance with your frozen pipes this winter. Give Plumber On Demand of Guelph, Ontario a call at (1(226)-500-7228, and we will be pleased to handle this problem for you.

Do you provide plumbing emergency services in Orangeville 24/7 during winter?

Sure! Our goal is to provide all residential and business clients in Orangeville and its surrounding area with prompt plumbing services.

Having said that. All plumbing problems are welcome to us, day or night, seven days a week, including weekends, holidays, and after hours.

Give Orangeville’s local plumber a call at (905)-220-5006 at any time, We are always here to help.

How can I keep my drains from becoming clogged?

You need to be cautious about what you throw down your drain to keep it from clogging.

Hair, soap scum, and cooking oil are common causes of clogged drains. Using a drain strainer that covers the drain holes and pouring hot water down your drain after every usage are two other ways to keep your drains from clogging.

Our recommendation is to snake your septic tank and sewer lines to avoid clogging your drain.

Having a plumber do an annual or semi-annual check is advised.

If you want to hire a plumber to perform a yearly or semi-annual inspection. Give Plumber On Demand a call at (888)-449-7444; we will be pleased to help.

How do i winterize my outdoor faucet in Ontario?

It’s a fantastic idea to winterize your outside faucet to protect your pipes and save money.

Finding your water supply valve and determining if the faucet is conventional or freeze proof will be your first task.

You will then locate your water source, turn off the water, detach the hose, empty the faucet completely (if there isn’t a shut-off valve), and then attach an outdoor faucet cover.

Winterizing an outdoor faucet is typically a quick task, and you might even find a leaky faucet that needs to be fixed or replaced. Other times, you can run into more complicated problems and need a plumber to aid you with repairs or winterize your faucets.

We advise having this service completed before winter arrives.

To schedule an appointment, call Plumber On Demand at 1(888)-449-7444.

Does your plumbing company charge per hour or by the job?

To give customers a better idea of what they are expected to pay, we charge by the job and provide the quote upfront after assessing the job.

This minimizes any surprise for  our clients.

If you’re trying to get a quote for a plumbing job in your area.

Please don’t hesitate to contact us at 1(888)-449-7444; we will be pleased to help.

How do grease traps work? Is this something you do in the collingwood area?

Grease traps work by keeping grease out of sanitary sewer lines and systems. Additionally, it keeps food particles from building up in sewer systems, which could lead to clogged drain pipes, smelly sewers, and restricted water flow.

Regardless of the size sink you have, our skilled technicians can choose and install the grease trap that is precisely made to fit it.

Give your local plumber a call at 1(888)-449-7444 if you’re wanting to install a grease trap in Collingwood and its surrounding areas.

We are available 24/7 to assist you.

Why is it taking so long for my kitchen drain to empty?

The degree of issues caused by a sink that drains slowly varies.

Debris accumulation in the drain pipe or trap, such as hair, soap scum, or food particles, is frequently the reason for a sluggish kitchen drain.

Professional plumbing is the only method to accurately diagnose the issue.

Call us at 1(888)-449-7444 if you’re experiencing slow draining issues. We’ll be pleased to thoroughly diagnose and fix the problem for you.

What should i do when my toilet overflows?

The most important thing to do when your toilet overflows is to turn off the primary shut-off valve to stop the water flow into the toilet bowl.  Examine the flapper as your next step if the shut off-valve on your overflowing toilet won’t budge.

The safest solution is to contact a professional for emergency plumbing services.

In the event that you have an emergency, you can call our main line at 1(888)-449-7444.

We are available 24/7, 7 days a week to assist.


If the sewage outside my home is clogged, what should i do?

Your best option, if you have a blocked drain would be to contact a licensed plumber.

In order to figure out what would help you unclog your drain, there are several things that you’d need to figure out to get the job done correctly. You must determine whether the obstruction came from inside your house or whether there is a larger issue affecting shared drains.

A licensed plumber will have the equipment necessary to effectively and swiftly unclog the drain.

Never try something you are unsure of, it could make the problem worse or even cost you more.

Our plumbers are experienced with drains should you have any drain issue.

You can give us a call anytime at 1(647)-669-7444  and our staff will be more than happy to have this issue resolved for you in a timely manner.

Do you provide sump pump test in the Richmond Hill area?

Yes! Plumber On Demand is available to perform sump pump test in Richmond Hill and its surrounding area.

If you’re experiencing any plumbing problems with your sump pump or would like to get it examined.

Call Plumber On Demand of Richmond Hill at 1(905)409-0719 to  schedule an appointment with one of our licensed professional.

Does your plumbing company offer fall/winter plumbing maintenance services in Thorold?

Yes! Plumber On Demand not only offers fall/winter plumbing maintenance services but we do plumbing maintenance service all year round.

Employing a qualified plumbing team to do routine maintenance and repairs will alleviate your mind, fix damages that winter storms may exacerbate, and save future deterioration and possible disasters.

We strongly advise all of our clients to use this service since its crucial to maintain your plumbing systems and having everything functioning correctly especially during winter time.

Please feel free to contact your local plumber of Thorold, ON at 1 (289) 501-6316 if you require this service.

Why is there a back up in the basement when i flush my toilet?

Your main drain is the conduit for all other drains in your home. A problem with your sewer may be the cause of the backup in your basement sewer system.

In most cases, a camera check is the best way to determine why there is a back up. You can contact Plumber On Demand at 1(647)-669-7444 for assistance if you’re experiencing backup issues.


Do leaking drains require professional plumbing?

Not only may leaks seriously harm your plumbing system, but they can also seriously harm your entire property.

It is therefore essential that you get professional plumbing assistance if you detect a leak. Not only can plumbers find the leak, but they can also fix it.

What is a sump pump used for?

A sump pump is used to remove water from your basement. In order to prevent flooding, water damage, and the formation of mold, it pushes it out into a draining area.

As a preventative maintenance measure, sump pumps remain one of the greatest ways to stop water damage.

What signs indicate a clogged drain?

The most typical indicators that you do have a clogged drain includes strong odors, sluggish drains, strange noises, rising toilet water levels, and others.

Does Plumber On Demand provide same-day plumbing service in Cambridge?

Yes! If you accept the quote and decide to move forward with our services, our plumbers often arrive on site already prepared to do the job.

We also obtain any extra tools or parts that may be required for the job in order to provide you with prompt and effective service.

In the event that you need same-day service in Cambridge. For assistance, give Plumber On Demand in Cambridge, Ontario a call at 1(888)-449-7444.

Do you impose extra costs in the Woodbridge area when providing emergency services?

There are additional after-hour and weekend fees on the weekends and after 5 PM during weekdays.

Do your plumbers in Downtown, Toronto fix problems with sewage lines?

Yes! Problems with the primary sewer pipelines require the knowledge and skills of qualified experts. Serious issues for the rest of your household could result in you not fixing the issue.

It is imperative that you contact a professional for repairs as soon as you notice problems with your sewer main line. The damage gets worse and the cost of restoration increases with the amount of time you wait.

Our qualified plumbers is here to assist you in determining whether you require a sewer line replacement in the Downtown Toronto area.

Give us a call today at 1(888)-449-7444 should you require our service.

Is it possible for us to bring our own supplies and parts for a plumbing job?

Sure! Even if you would prefer to supply your own part and material, our plumbers will nonetheless complete the work.

We can still locate the part you need to finish the job if further parts and supplies are needed, or if the job calls for it.

For all plumbing needs. Please give us a call at 1(888)-449-7444.

Do you install sump pumps in Waterloo?

Yes! Plumber on Demand is available for sump pump installations.

If you need to install or service your sump pump. Please feel free to contact Plumber On Demand of Waterloo, ON at 1(888)-449-7444.

Why is water simultaneously backing up into my toilet and shower?

This is caused by a blocked sewer main and frequently arises on the first floor or in basements.

To remove the obstruction, a big auger will be required.

It is also a good idea to have a camera inspection done to determine what causes the obstruction to see whether there are other unanticipated blocks down the line.

Please contact us at 1.888.449.7444 if you’re having clogged problems, and we’ll be pleased to assist you.

Why does my cold water work but not my hot water in the shower?

A broken valve is one of the most frequent causes of this problem. This valve regulates how much hot and cold water flows through your plumbing system. If it isn’t working right, you might only have access to cold water due to an unbalanced water supply.

Please contact Plumber On Demand at 1.888.449.7444 if you are experiencing any plumbing system issue.

When is a sewer camera inspection suggested?

A sewer camera inspection is the best method in locating deep plumbing issues in your pipe and is recommended whenever you have repeated clogging issues or clogs.

If you have a little backup or is proactive in preventing big problems, or require a thorough assessment of the condition of your plumbing system, or need to know the age and kind of your pipes, we usually suggest a sewer camera inspection.

With a camera inspection, we are able to find all kinds of obstruction and identify the source of your plumbing issues.

If you’re looking to have a camera inspection done. Call Plumber On Demand at 1(888)-449-7444. We’ll be pleased to assist.

What is a faucet cartridge?

A faucet cartridge is the part of the faucet that controls the water flow.

It is contained in a valve and fastened to a handle that rotates the cartridge to regulate the flow of water from the faucet’s spout.

Another function of a cartridge is to turn on and off the water as well.

A worn-out cartridge may leak and necessitate replacing the damaged components. In the event that you need a new cartridge. Please give us a call at 1(888)-449-7444; we would be pleased to assist you.

Do you offer plumbing services where I live in Stoufville?

Yes! We do serve Stoufville and other surrounding areas.

For all Plumbing needs. Call Plumber On Demand of Stoufville,ON at 1(905)-409-0719 and we’ll be more than happy to help you.

We are available 24/7, 7 days a week.

Does your plumbing company provide services for installing appliances?

Yes! Plumber On Demand provides fast and dependable plumbing appliance installation and hook-up services.

We understand that these can be challenging to install correctly and without leaks, and so one of our reliable and insured plumber is always happy to assist.

For same day or next day home appliance installation services.

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Can i clean my kitchen drain myself?

Even though it may appear simpler to you, clogged drains are a serious problem. Because the clogs are larger and more obstructive, the majority of drain cleaning chemicals are ineffective. Additionally, if your drain system is septic, there’s no point in employing snakes or house hold cleaners.

Even if employing a snake clears the obstruction, it might only be a temporary solution, and you’ll have to deal with a clogged drain again.

Plumber On Demand provides all drain cleaning services as well as other drain-related issues upon request, in addition to kitchen drain cleaning.

If you’re experiencing any drain problems, please give us a call at 1(888)-449-7444.

Do you possess the required insurance and license?

Yes! We are a licensed and insured plumbing company.

Contact Plumber On Demand at 1(888)-449-7444 if you’d like to work with a licensed and insured plumber.

We have years of experience to support us and offer all plumbing services you may require.

What is a main shut off valve?

A main shut off valve stops the flow of water from the water meter to the entire house. They merely turn on and off the water flow; they do not alter it in anyway.

You can turn off the watery supply to your house using this valve.

In many instances such as a burst pipe, leaks etc, a shut off valve would turn off the water preventing further water damages to your home.

For a main shut off valve re-placement or repair. Call Plumber On Demand at 1(888)-449-7444 and we’ll be more than happy to help you with any queries  or for further clarifications.

Does a sump pump basin need a lid?

Yes! Even though sump pumps are quite good at draining water, improper installation and covering can lead to further problems with water management and indoor air quality in the home. There should be a gas tight lid on the sump pump pit.

For all sump pump inquires call Plumber On Demand at 1(888)-449-7444. We will be more than happy to assist.

What is a ball valve?

A ball valve is shut off valve that permits obstructions and regulates the flows of liquids, gases, and vapors in a piping system.   

They present a low danger of leakage and are simple to trigger and operate.

For all inquires, please do not hesitate to contact PLUMBER ON DEMAND at 1(888)-449-7444. We will be more than happy to assist you.

What is a pex pipe?

When it comes to water supply piping systems, PEX pipe offers a number of advantages over rigid plastic or metal pipe systems.

It is resilient to chlorine and scale, and is flexible.

PEX pipe is impervious to corrosion and pinholes. Moreover, it requires fewer connections and fittings and can be installed more quickly than stiff plastic or metal.

Call PLUMBER ON DEMAND AT 1(888)-449-744 should you require further information or has a job that entails pex piping.

Our licensed Plumbers will be more than happy to help you.

What is the cost of installing a sump pump?

The typical cost of installing a sump pump varies based on a number of variables, including the kind of pump and whether it is driven by electricity, backup water power, combination, or electricity.
Its location—in the garage, in the basement, outside, or in the crawl space—also plays a role.

Other considerations are the kind of floor you’re digging into, the pump’s power, and the kind of drainage system you currently have.

In the event that you’d like to install a sump pump and for the installation to be  done correctly as well as for peace of mind, give our experts a call at 1(888)-449-7444.

How much do plumbers charge to change a tap?

There are a few factors to take into account when replacing a tap, therefore the typical cost may vary.

This covers the material, labor, features, plumbing access method and additional factors.

Call Plumber On Demand at 1(888)-449-7444 for all tap replacement needs, and we’ll be happy to help.

Why is my garbage disposal leaking?

To determine the most likely cause of the leak in your garbage disposal. You should first determine whether the leak is coming from the top, bottom, or side before you take any more action.

If there is leakage coming from the top, it is likely a sign that the sink flange or putty has worn out and no longer keeps the seal in place.

The internal seal of the garbage disposal may have burst if the leak is coming from the bottom. These seals weaken with time.

If the leak is coming from the side, as is frequently the case, it is coming from the point where the garbage disposal’s side and drain lines are connected.

The different locations determine what the cause of each leak would be.

If your garbage disposal is experiencing a leak. To avoid wasting time, difficulty, or money trying to fix the problem yourself, it would be advisable to call a plumber.

Please give Plumber On Demand a call at 1(888)-449-7444; we will be pleased to help.

What is a clean out?

A clean out refers to a pipe or pipes that have a cap that allows access to the sewer lines for the purpose of clearing obstructions.

It is located on the side of the house or in the basement where your sewer can be accessed to clear up obstructions or scope the line.

Having outside access, such as a clean out to your sewer line, is highly suggested because it will cost you less to fix your blocked sewer lines in comparison to not having one.

For any questions or concerns about clogged sewer pipes. Give Plumber On Demand a call at 1(888)-449-7444, and we’ll be happy to assist you.

What should i do if my basement floor drain is backing up?

Flooding in your basement is the last thing you want to see. To stop additional flooding and water damage, you should act immediately if your basement floor drain or sewer is clogging.

Call a local Plumber first! You should leave it to a professional plumber to handle an emergency drain cleaning service.

If you try to handle a sewage issue like this one, you run the risk of making the issue worse. This includes paying more for the drain cleaning or repair services provided by a plumber.

For any problems with backup or drain. For all plumbing needs, including emergency services, give Plumber On Demand a call at 1(888)-449-7444, and we’ll be pleased to assist you.

When will a drain problem require a plumber?

All things considered, in order to maintain the best possible state of your plumbing system, you must take immediate action to resolve any drainage problems that are discovered.

Call Plumber On Demand at 1(647)-669-7444 if you;re looking to hire a plumber.

What is a hose bib?

A hose bib is essentially your home’s outdoor faucet connected to the main water supply.

As its name implies, this small tap is an accessory for your garden hose that makes it easier for you to get water outdoors.

Similar to all other faucets in your home, your hose bib is linked to your plumbing system through a system of smaller pipes. It does, however, need different maintenance than your inside water access points because it is outside, particularly as the winter months approach.

Please call Plumber On Demand at 1(888)-449-7444 for any maintenance, repairs, or installs. We will be happy to help.

Does your plumbing company handle rough-in work?

Yes! The practical expertise and understanding that our professional plumbers possess will enable them to install your plumbing rough-ins quickly and effectively.

We have every tool required to install your plumbing system’s rough-ins.

To guarantee that the plumbing rough-ins in your house are done properly and quickly, contact Plumber On Demand.

Plumber On Demand can handle emergency plumbing, major appliance installation, rough-in services, repairs, drain services, and more!

Please contact us at 1(888)-449-7444.


Do you provide services for installing bathtubs?

Absolutely, among other things, Plumber On Demand can replace and install bathtubs. Our certified plumbers will not only remove and install your new bathtub, but they will also connect the bathtub’s plumbing.

Any service you require for the installation or plumbing repair of your bathtub, we will gladly assist.

Our skilled plumbers will arrive at a convenient time to complete the task quickly and expertly.

Give us a call today at 1(888)-449-7444.

Do you usually repair or replace water softeners?

Yes! At Plumber On Demand, our skilled technicians are proficient in fixing practically all brands of water softeners.

You may rely on our qualified specialists to handle any water softener-related issues with skill.

Get in touch with us today at 1(888)-449-7444, and we’ll have your water softener operating again in no time.

Do you provide leak detection services for residential and commercial properties?

Yes! At Plumber On Demand we provide trustworthy leak inspection and repair services at an affordable rate.

We suggest you take immediate action if you think there may be a plumbing leak at your residence or place of business.

If you ignore a little leak, it can result in serious damage to your property.

Our licensed professionals are knowledgeable in finding hidden leaks fast and precisely.

For prompt and efficient leak detection repair services. Call Plumber On Demand at 1(888)-449-7444.

What are signs that could indicate that i have a leak?

Wet walls or floors, damp or musty odors , reduced water pressure, hearing dripping but not seeing it, or an unexpected increase in water bills are some indicators that you might have a hidden leak.

Plumber On Demand provides quick leak detection services. Please contact us at 1(888)-449-7444 and we’ll be more than happy to assist.

Why is the hot water in my water heater going out so quickly?

A water heater may quickly run out of hot water due to a number of frequent problems. Among the most frequent problems are sediment accumulation, leaking tanks, broken thermostats, improper sizing and high demand.

In general, it is preferable to get in touch with a licensed plumber to identify and fix the issue if your water heater is frequently running  out of hot water. It can be risky to try to resolve the problem yourself and might cause more harm to the water heater.

Please call us at 1(888)-449-7444; we will be pleased to assist you.

What is the difference between drain and sewer cleaning?

You are merely clearing the food particles, oil, grease and other materials that can clog your home’s drainage system when you clean your drains. Sewer cleaning, on the other hand, is the upkeep of the sewer lines in your house. The wastewater from your home’s different drains is sent to the sewer by these pipes.

For any kind of sewage and drain cleaning services. We can assist if you call Plumber On Demand at 1(888)-449-7444.

Could you complete the work on the same day if we approve the quote?

Yes! Every time they come for an appointment, our plumbers have a fully stocked vehicle. Additionally, we are able to source parts for any task and complete it the same day.

We make every effort to help you in a timely and efficient manner.

Please give us a call at 1(888)-449-7444 at any time. We are always willing to assist.

What is the difference between residential and commercial plumbing?

Commercial plumbing is primarily concerned with the water and water systems of a business, whereas residential plumbing focuses on the waste and water systems of a house or structure.

Plumbing work done in a business setting, such as a restaurant, retail store, medical facility, high-rise office building, warehouse, or other non-residential building or structure, is referred to as commercial plumbing while plumbing work completed in residential buildings, such as homes, apartments, and condominiums, is referred to as residential plumbing.

To avail plumbing services for both home and business purposes, contact Plumber On Demand at (888)-449-7444. We are always willing to assist.

Why is the water in my house discolored?

Its obvious that something is tainting your water supply when your tap water becomes dirty.

Rust or silt getting into your pipes is probably the cause of brown, muddy, or discolored tap water.

This will only worsen with time and may eventually result in a leak.

in these cases, it is imperative to hire a plumber to examine and make repairs.

You can reach Plumber On Demand at 1(888)4497444. We are pleased to assist with all plumbing repairs.

Could you estimate the cost of a plumbing job over the phone?

Getting an estimate over the phone is not ideal since you, the client, might not be aware of all the variations.

Obtaining an estimate on the spot is the best option because all the details regarding the job are readily available. After making an examination, the plumber will be able to identify the specific issue and provide you with an estimate.

For every quotation and in getting the job done. Dial 1(888)-449-7444 to reach Plumber On Demand. We will be more than happy to assist.

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