Book Online

Ottawa Plumbing Blog


We Spent This Spring Cooking and Bowling for Charity

At DS Plumbing, we believe in giving back to our community. This spring, we were happy to be able to raise money for both the Ten Oaks Project and the Ottawa Stray Cat Rescue with a bowl-a-thon and a chili cook-off.


How Important is Water Purification Anyway?

Is your water smelly? Does it leave a bad taste in your mouth? If you want to improve your home’s water quality, this article on water purification systems will help.

save thousands in damage with these tips

These Simple Steps Could Save You Thousands in Damage

After 2017’s record-shattering amount of rainfall, you need to do everything you can to protect your home from flooding. Sump pump maintenance could be the difference between a safe, dry basement and thousands in water damage.

We’ve Won Our 5th Top Choice Award

We have received a 2018 Top Choice award! This is our 5th year getting this award, and we couldn’t have done it without you! We’d like to thank everyone who took the time to vote for us, and look forward to helping you in 2018.


We Raised $1,820 for Our Feline Friends This Christmas

We’re big animal lovers, and every year we participate in fundraising events to help raise money for the animals who need it most. This year we helped host a spaghetti dinner, and offered our resources to build shelters for outdoor cats.

We Were Nominated for the 2018 Top Choice Awards!

We have been nominated for a 2018 Top Choice award! We’d like to thank everyone who took the time to share their experience with us – we wouldn’t be nominated this year, or have won the past 4 years, without you!

The Easy Fall Home Checklist

You’ve heard of spring cleaning, but right now you’re neck deep in fall maintenance. Our fall home checklist will tell you what needs to be done before the first snowflake falls, so that you can spend your winter relaxing indoors.

signs of toilet problems

5 Signs You Have Toilet Trouble

Having toilet trouble? No, we don’t mean it that way. These signs may be your toilet’s way of telling you that it isn’t working properly, and needs to be looked at by a professional.


Do I Really Need a Water Softener?

While you may not know the difference between hard and soft water, you know what it feels like to have dry skin and scale buildup. A water softener can eliminate those problems, and give you even more benefits.

As an Essential Service, We Are Open during the mandatory Ontario workplace shutdown. We assure you that our team continues to adhere to the highest safety standards to keep our employees and customers safe and healthyLearn More