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We believe an informed customer is an empowered customer. That’s why we use our plumbing blog to inform and empower you. Our tips and tricks will help you safeguard your plumbing systems from leaks, clogs and other assaults that can force your peaceful household into retreat or, worse yet, surrender mode. Don’t let this happen to you! Use the weapons in our blog to fight back!

7 Reasons Why Copper Is Used In Plumbing

Have you ever wondered why copper is used in plumbing? It turns out that copper has several qualities that make it the perfect material for pipes. The following covers seven…... Read Article

How to Snake a Drain

When there’s a clogged drain in your home, try using a plunger on it. If that doesn’t work, try pouring a cup of baking soda followed by a cup of…... Read Article

Ways to Stop a Dripping Faucet

Leaky faucet? A leaky faucet wastes both money and water. If left unaddressed, the sound of a leak can be a persistent annoyance, and the drips can stain sink basins.…... Read Article

Understanding What a Toilet Fill Valve Does

The toilet fill valve is located inside the tank portion of your toilet. Its purpose is to control water when flowing into the tank, and it is attached to a…... Read Article

Causes of Low Water Pressure

You may not realize how much you depend on water to complete various tasks in your home until you encounter a problem with your water supply line. In some cases,…... Read Article

The Benefits of Using a Water Softening System

When water first falls as rain, it’s considered to be “soft” water because it hasn’t yet picked up any mineral ions. In most parts of the country, as this water…... Read Article

4 Steps That You Can Take to Winterize Your Plumbing

Winters in Duncan can easily bring temperatures well below freezing. If your home remains vacant for long stretches of time during these cold spells, it can spell trouble for your…... Read Article

The Miracle of Plumbing Tape

Plumbers tape is a real wonder. A stretchy, smooth polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) that seals water and gas pipe fittings, it is usually packaged on spools that look like surgical tape. Its…... Read Article

Welcome to Gideon Plumbing’s New Online Home!

It’s a Fortress Loaded With Helpful Info for You! It’s Gideon Plumbing here—the team that is eager to go to battle for you if you live in Victoria, BC, Duncan,…... Read Article