What’s the difference between a drain & sewer?

What’s the difference between a drain & sewer?

Drain? Sewer? These words, though quite different in meaning, seem to be used interchangeably by some. This is unfortunate as many refer to a sewer when they really mean ‘drain’ and refer to a drain when they mean ‘sewer’. So, what is the actual difference between the...
What’s the difference between a drain & sewer?

Is Your Main Sewer Line in Trouble?

Your main sewer line, while you likely don’t give it much thought, is one of the most, if not the most, important component of your plumbing system. This is one of the two main plumbing lines connected to your home. Your main sewer line is responsible for removing all...
5 Signs you have a clogged or broken sewer line

5 Signs you have a clogged or broken sewer line

When was the last time you had your sewage lines inspected? Clogged and broken sewer lines in Vancouver can quickly become a smelly, unsanitary and costly mess if they aren’t handled promptly. Fortunately, problematic sewer lines often give you warning signs before...
Tree root infiltration and sewer lines

Tree root infiltration and sewer lines

When you consider all the things that can go wrong with your sewer system, clogged lines may come to mind. While these are indeed potential issues you should be aware of, one of the most serious problems that can affect your pipes is tree root infiltration. Although...