For both commercial and residential applications Man with a Wrench is the premier choice for all plumbing services across Southern Ontario. From our same day emergency plumbing service to mechanical retrofitting, we offer a range of plumbing services tuned perfectly for you and your property’s needs.
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SAME DAY EMERGENCY PLUMBING
Is one of your pipes frozen? Is your basement flooding from a broken pipe? Has that one leaky faucet finally pushed you to your limit? Pipes and fixtures leak, crack, and break for a range of reasons and it’s usually at the worst times. Our team of highly qualified experts are happy to service your plumbing issue as quickly and efficiently as possible.
We service commercial, residential, and a range of other property types providing the best plumbing installation, maintenance, and repair services across Southern Ontario. In your home you have a lot of different plumbing systems that can break down in an instant, from clogged drains to damaged sewer lines. Similarly, for commercial applications a malfunctioning water heater affects all your residents which in most cases is a pretty serious issue that needs to be resolved quickly. Some of our major emergency plumbing services include:
- Fixing clogged drains
- Pipe replacement
- Sewer tank maintenance
- Leaky faucets repair
- Low water pressure maintenance
As a property owner you understand the frustration of constantly repairing or replacing old pipes. When the pipes were installed 50 years ago, they were great, but now they are a little less effective. Repairing old pipes or replacing pieces one at a time can be a costly expense that just prolongs the ineffectiveness creating more stress and frustration for you.
Similarly, when constructing a new building or home pipes can be a costly expense that must be done correctly, otherwise your spending extra time and money to go back and have the job done right. At Man with a Wrench our team of plumbing experts always ensure that the job is done the right way the first time. Whether it be re-piping an entire building or installing pipes in an ongoing construction site, our team is fully equipped to handle any of your plumbing needs. Some of our plumbing services include:
- Re-piping Entire Buildings
- Pipe Replacement
- Pipe Installation
- Plumbing System Installation
- And Many More Re-Piping Services.
Kitec plumbing was great when it first came out, easier to install, flexible and cheap. Unfortunately, we’ve come to learn that you get what you pay for. Kitec plumbing isn’t only more likely to leak, but it is also more likely burst completely causing significant water damage. Our technicians have been repairing Kitec plumbing for years now, so we understand all the ins and outs of the procedures that keep your home dry and undamaged.
Alternatively, to Kitec plumbing, there are a range of other faulty brands and systems that were installed years ago only to later be discovered as faulty. At Man with a Wrench, we repair all kind of pipe types and models to ensure we can always service you effectively. With years of experience in the plumbing industry there isn’t a Kitec pipe we can’t replace. Some of our Kitec plumbing solutions include:
- Replacement of Kitect Plumbing
- Repair or Kitec Pipes
- Maintenance of Kitec Plumbing
- Installation of Replacement Pipes
Retrofitting is simply improving upon what is already inside a system to make it work more efficiently. A lot of pipes and plumbing systems in buildings today were installed decades ago meaning that all of the plumbing innovations we have discovered today are missing from your homes or properties. Our retrofitting services allow us to add these great new innovations to your pipes and plumbing systems meaning that they will be working like brand new even though they are quite old.
This process is a fantastic cost reduction as in most cases is reduces water usage and increases your property value prior to sale of the property. Think of it as replacing your old earbuds with wireless headphones, the newer model works way better. With this service our team of experts is happy to install and replace any old pipes or parts with the latest and newest technology. Some of our retrofitting services include:
- Replacing old equipment
- Installing or modifying new equipment
- Maintaining newly installed pieces
MIXING VALVES INSTALLATION
Is your water bill still too high? Do you want to save some money? Have you ever heard off mixing valves? Mixing valves is the easiest way to reduce the amount of money you pay for your water bill. What mixing valves does is it allows you to control the water temperature with a very simple system. The best place to install them are in places that has both hot and cold-water pipes such as, kitchen sinks, bathroom sinks, bathtubs, and any other area you use hot water.
Not sure how to install them? No problem! At Man with a Wrench, our team of expert technicians is ready to help you with any installations. You can also book a FREE virtual inspection to talk to any one of those experts and they can answer any concerns you have. Some types of mixing valves we install include:
- Thermostatic Mixing Vales
- Pressure Balancing Mixing Valves
- Combination Mixing Valves
PLUMBING SYSTEM MAINTENANCE & CLEANING
Every time you walk by your kitchen are you hit with an awful smell? Every time you wash your hands does the water in the sink start to pool. These are just some of the early signs that you really need to get your plumbing system cleaned. If you don’t do regular maintenance on your plumbing system, it could lead to blockages and even pipe bursts and I don’t think that you want to pay thousands of dollars for something you could’ve avoided. Have no clue where to start?
At Man with a Wrench, our team of expert technicians have great experience in plumbing system maintenance and will help you with any of your plumbing system needs. Not sure if you need your pipes cleaned, give us a call or book a FREE virtual inspection to talk with one of our many experts and they will give you the information to diagnose your pipes. Plus, if there are any issues, they will give you a potential solution so you could solve them yourself. Some of our plumbing maintenance solutions include:
- Drain Cleaning
- Pipe Snaking
- Drain De-clogging
- Solvent Application
BACK FLOW PREVENTION TEST
The direction in which water flow is reversed from your drinking water pipe (irrigation/tank pipes) to the main water supply pipe, resulting from contamination due to gases, liquids and even solids entering the water supply. Most used to test for contaminants getting into your drinking water, making sure to get it tested every year. Our backflow testing solutions are designed to ensure that your drinking water is not contaminated, we also apply back flow prevention techniques to prevent such from ever occurring.
With the application of our back flow prevention methods your drinking water is far less likely to be contaminated, this is essential for homes, businesses, and especially restaurants who serve a large customer base. Some of our Back Flow solutions include:
- Installing a Reduced Pressure Zone Device (RPZ)
- Use a certified Plumber for repairs
- Get it tested
- Have the system replaced
CATCH BASINS & AREA DRAIN CLEANING
Storm drains and catch basins alike an get clogged up, preventing them from effectively doing their jobs, this can cause thousands of dollars of damage to your property. A clogged catch basin means that not only has junk entered the drain forming a blockage, but it also means that no other liquid or otherwise will be able to go down the drain.
This may not be a serious issue during a drought, but the rest of the time, storm drains are absolutely essential as a clog can result in blocked streets, floods, and damaged property. Especially in areas where the ground dips, water can collect resulting in the area completely flooding causing thousands of dollars’ worth of damage. Our team of expert plumbers are fully equipped to clear the clog and get your catch bin in working order again. Some of our catch basin repair services include:
- Catch Basin Repair
- Sewer Drain Replacement
- Drain Unclogging
- Sewer Area Cleaning
PRESSURE RELIEF VALVES MAINTENANCE & INSTALLATION
Pressure relief valves are used in plumbing systems both in residential homes and commercial buildings, these valves control and limit the amount of pressure in a specific system saving that system from potential eruption. Ever have a pipe randomly bust open? That’s what can happen to all kinds of plumbing systems without a pressure relief valve installed to ensure that the pipes maintain the perfect pressure at all times.
At Man with a Wrench we understand how costly it can be to have a pipe break or bust open, our team of highly trained staff are here and ready to install any kind of pressure relief valve to ensure that you never need to face that kind of hardship that’s why we offer installation, repair, and maintenance of pressure relief valves across Southern Ontario. Some of the pressure relief valves that we service include:
- Direct Acting Pressure Relief Valves
- Internally Piloted Piston-Operated Pressure Relief Valves
- Externally Piloted Pressure Relief Valves
Did you just buy a great new faucet from your local hardware store? Better yet did you get one of those Japanese toilets everyone’s been talking about recently? Either way, our team of expert technicians are fully equipped and capable to install and of your new fixtures. No matter the make or model, our technicians have years of experience in the plumbing field, and we haven’t met a fixture that we couldn’t fix yet.
If you’ve just bought a new fixture for your home, or a bunch of new fixtures for your property, our installation team would be happy to assist you with any of your fixture installation needs. Plus check out our same day installation services, we’d be happy to assist you as quickly and efficiently as possible. Some of our common fixture installation jobs consist of:
- And More
DRAIN CAMERA INSPECTION
Does your drain just keep getting clogged? Have you used drain cleaner repeatedly and it still clogs? You might need further inspection, a drain camera inspection to be exact. With a drain camera inspection, we would be able to identify the exact problem that keeps clogging your drain.
Issues like a collapsed pipe, pipe damage, and pipe leaks are hard to find especially for the pipes that go underground or into the foundation, but with a drain camera inspection, you wouldn’t need to damage the land or your property to find the issue. At Man with a Wrench, our team of highly trained experts will be able to assist all your needs. They would both quickly and efficiently identify the problem and come to an affordable solution. Some of our common drain camera inspection services include:
- Inspection of clogged sewer lines
- Inspection of clogged sink drains
- Inspection of backed up plumbing systems
SNAKING & POWER FLUSHING
To ensure that your home is clean and comfortable you should seriously consider getting all your drains and your sewer line power flushed. Why should I get them cleaned and why should it be via power flushing? Great question. First, you should already be doing regular maintenance on your drains and your sewer line to make sure that they are in great condition so that they do not clog or worst-case scenario burst.
Second, power flushing is a highly effective method of cleaning both your drains and your sewer line. At Man with a Wrench, our team of experts will make sure that all your drains and your sewer line is thoroughly cleaned and completed quickly. Some of our common snaking and power flushing services include:
- Snaking backed up sinks
- Power flushing backed up toilets
- Snaking clogged drains and pipes
NEEDLE VALVES MAINTENANCE & INSTALLATION
Needle valves are used to control the flow of water or gases in certain appliances and plumbing systems. This unique device allows the user to completely control the flow of the liquid in either direction whereas other models only control the flow of one direction. At Man with a Wrench our team of expert plumbing technicians are equipped to assist with any needle valve issue you may have.
Whether you want to install the valve for better control over your plumbing system or simply want to maintain it so that it lasts longer we offer solutions perfect for you. We also offer a year long warranty on all labour and parts, meaning, if your Needle Valve begins to act up after we installed it by insufficiently controlling the flow of liquid then you are completely covered by our warranty and we’d be happy to replace the Need valve. Some of our common Needle Valve practices include:
- Needle Valve Installation
- Needle Valve Repairs
- Needle Vale Maintenance
- Needle Valve Diagnostics and Testing
Drain clogging is a natural part of any homeowner, but it doesn’t have to be. Clogged drains are a result of buildup that slowly occurs with use, it happens because anything you put down your drain slowly starts to stick to the inner walls. Most of the time it is due to the grease, soap, hair, and anything else you put in your drain. You must make sure to get it cleaned before it’s too late or else that could lead to a drain replacement and other expensive repairs.
Check for early signs of water pooling or a rotting smell for the kitchen drain. This will give an early heads up telling you to get someone to look at it. At Man with a Wrench, our team of highly trained experts will make sure that your drain is running better than ever. Don’t know if you need someone to come in and check out your plumbing? Some common fixes to clogged drains include:
- Snaking the drain
- Plunging the drain
- Dethatching the bottom pipe
- Using a chemical solvent to relive the clog
LEAKING TOILETS & FAUCETS
Plink, Plink, Plink. Yea, that’s right your toilet is leaking again, the second time this month. Water leaks are very annoying, especially when you start hearing them in the middle of the night. Water leaks are very expensive to deal with as they will send your water bill through the roof and the repair bill even higher.
Faucets leak for a range of reasons and although they may start off small, they can grow into a much larger issue. At Man with a Wrench, our team of expert technicians has fixed all types of water leaks, so your problem won’t be an issue for us. Not sure if you have a leak, look out for these early signs.
- Rise in the water bill
- Faucets making a squeaky noise
- The smell of rotten food coming from the drain
- Hearing water drip
DAMAGED SEWER LINES
Sewer lines are an essential part of a home’s health. It ensures that you can have a clean and comfortable home. Damaged sewer lines are frustrating for homeowners as they must deal with the smell of anything that goes in there, including you know what, and a very unpleasant messy cleanup. These signs are a RED ALERT for any property owners as they must contact someone to fix this issue before it gets even worse.
At Man with a Wrench, our team of experts is ready to help fix your issue. They all have great experience in the field and have dealt with all types of problems regarding damaged sewer lines, from busted pipes to corroded pipes they have the experience to get the job done quickly and efficiently. Some early signs that you could use to know if you have any damaged sewer lines are
- Draining problems
- Water damage around your home
- A flooded yard.
- Constant plumbing clogs in the drain
WELL & SUMP PUMPS
It has been raining for the past two days and you’re scared to go down to the basement, knowing that it’s prone to flooding. You finally get down there and yup its flooded. Do you know what you need? You need a Submersible sump pump. A Sump pump is a perfect solution to your issue, as it will save your basement from another costly repair. How does it work you ask?
Well, it’s simple, the sump pump is equipped with values that will measure the water levels and once it passes a set point it will start pumping water out towards your designated area. Yea that’s right such a simple tool saving you thousands of dollars. Sump pumps are essential for both commercial and residential applications as they could save you thousands of dollars in repairs, some of our sump pump services include:
- Sump Pump Installation
- Sump Pump Maintenance
- Sump Pump Warranty (in case of damage)
Would you look at the calendar it’s already December, you know what that means? More frozen pipes. Every homeowner dreads the day freezing temperatures come around because they have a big potential problem. Don’t know how to tell if you have frozen pipes, here are some signs. There is frost on the pipe, if you have frost on the exterior, you should use this as a warning sign that the temperature is too cold, and your pipe will freeze. Is there a strange smell coming from the drain?
This is a dead giveaway that the water is starting to freeze and cause a blockage. Does your water run? If your water stops running you need to get assistance right away as the pipe has already frozen. Frozen pipes affect both homeowners and commercial property owners and can cost thousands of dollars to repair. At Man with a Wrench, we provide routine maintenance services to ensure your pipes are always in working condition. Some of our frozen pipe services include:
- Pipe replacement
- Pipe installation
- Frozen Pipe Maintenance
- Pipe and Plumbing System Testing
- Pipe Reheating (If Applicable)
Septic systems provide a range of benefits for both residential and commercial property owners, aside from saving thousands of dollars septic systems are also durable meaning that the investment is worthwhile over a long period of time. In the residential field, septic tanks are a far cheaper option to sewage pipes and easier to replace, meaning that the tank will be a better investment for your duration at that residence and will be easy enough to replace in it ever breaks down.
In the commercial front, a septic tank could save thousands of dollars, instead of installing costly sewer pipes throughout a building, a septic system provides a cost-effective alternative. Some of our Septic Tank services include:
- Septic Tank Installation
- Septic Tank Maintenance
- Septic Tank Repair
- And Other Septic Tank Services
Do you need to wait half an hour to take a shower in the winter? Can you only use the hot water for a couple of minutes? Our team of expert technicians will help solve your issue. They have experience in any water heater problem you can think of. Plus, if you just want to get it replaced, we will find the best alternative for you and install it ourselves!
Water heaters can break down for a range of reasons and unfortunately a busted water heater is usually more trouble than it’s worth. Water heaters do exactly as their name suggests, your shower, sink, and any other pipe system on your property require a water heater to keep the water hot. For commercial applications, large water heaters are required for the entire building, if one breaks down, then the entire building is left in the cold. Some of our water heater services include:
- Water Heater Installation
- Water Heater Maintenance
- Water Heater Repairs
- Water Heater Diagnostics
- And Other Water Heater Services for Residential & Commercial Applications
SAME DAY RESIDENTIAL ELECTRICAL SERVICES
Are your tenants constantly complaining about loosing power? Are you struggling to keep your generators in working condition? Your property is just as important to you as it is to us, we want to ensure that your commercial property is always in great working order. We offer same day emergency electrical repairs so if your property is in need of electrical assistance, we’ve got your covered. From surge protection to smoke detector installation, our team of electrical experts have got you covered.
Location: 100 Hanlan Rd #1A, Woodbridge, ON L4L 4V8