Tree Root Blockages

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How do tree roots grow into pipes? Over winter, trees indiscriminately expand their roots through the ground…. And your home’s unsuspecting pipes stand no chance against this relentless force of nature! When these roots continue to grow unchecked, they will eventually grow thick enough to cause a significant blockage in the pipe – a discovery that would surely ruin an otherwise … Read More

Fatbergs, Floss, and Flushed Unflushables

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Today, we wanted to take a blog post to discuss something we see all the time: Flushed unflushables. While not an official plumbing term, “flushed unflushables” is the perfect name for things that people flush down the toilet even though they really shouldn’t. The biggest culprits are:

The Scoop on Poop in Calgary

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Pooping in a flush toilet – it’s one of those magical properties of modern life that is also taken the most for granted.  Once that lever is pressed, the offending material disappears completely from existence. Of course, it doesn’t really. It goes down the pipes and joins the collective poop deluge we all contribute to each day.  But how large … Read More