Plumbing Basics

Did your sink explode? Having some difficulty with your toilets? We’re here to help. Plumbing in Ottawa is never an easy business. Some this city’s buildings are old, with faulty piping and poor prior workmanship.

So let us help you. In the following section you’ll find some basic tips for doing some self-directed plumbing.

We’ll give you some help with the following:

Click on the above for helpful tutorials that can help you fix your plumbing. We’ll walk you through these plumbing tutorials in an easy-to-follow, step-by-step manner.


Be careful. Many of these procedures can permanently damage your home. While we are happy to give you tutorials on how to go about these simple procedures, you should be aware that you follow them at your own risk.

If you need more help with any of these procedures, be sure to contact DRAINPRO’s trained team.

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