General Plumbing

Tankless Water Heaters – Gas or Electric?

The pros and cons of natural gas tankless water heaters The primary cost for natural gas tankless water heaters is the upfront cost of the unit. Technology advancements have made modern, premium units extremely effective, convenient and economical to run; however, they are more costly to purchase. The natural gas tankless water heater is run…

How to Prevent Water Damage in Your House

Did you know water damage is one of the most costly house insurance claims in Canada? Yup, it has outranked fire. From frozen pipes and ruptured hoses to flooded basements and roof leaks, water damages cost Canadians billions of dollars each year.  Leaks aren’t always obvious. Sometimes they look like water spots on the ceiling…

How To Open Your Cottage for the Summer

Many people throughout Canada open up their cottages during late spring, in preparation for the summer months. However, this process is not always straightforward or easy, and it’s definitely not how you want to start a vacation! With Harris Plumbing professional cottage plumbing service, the hassle of this annual chore, including checking for winter damage,…

Plumbing Tips For Ontario Cottagers

If you’re a resident of Ontario who can’t wait to open your cottage in the Muskoka region this summer, there are a few things you should know. Read on to learn more about our cottage plumbing services and tips: Avoiding Costly Plumbing Problems The best way to manage your cottage plumbing systems is to proactively prevent…