We provide lead pipes replacement service to the entire City of Toronto, the GTA, Oakville and Mississauga. Upgrading old lead pipes is an effective way to remove hazardous lead contamination from your drinking water.

Lead Pipe Removal

lead pipes after removal from Toronto home

Lead pipes after removal from Toronto home

Lead pipes removal is absolutely necessary in any old properties that have their plumbing unchecked and outdated. Removing old lead pipes will ensure reducing lead contamination in your drinking and cooking water, which is crucial for protecting your family from hazardous pollution and making your tap water safe for consumption. Expert plumbers and Absolute Drain and Plumbing have years of experience identifying, verifying and removing old lead pipes from residential and commercial buildings in Toronto, Mississauga, Oakville, and the rest of the GTA.

Lead Pipes Replacement Contractor

Absolute Drain and Plumbing is a professional plumbing company that specializes in lead pipe replacement services in Toronto, Mississauga, Oakville, Guelph, North York, Etobicoke, Scarborough, Richmond Hill, Markham, Vaughan, King City, and Newmarket. Our expert plumbers will  find out if any lead pipes are left in the plumbing system and figure out the best way to replace them with minimum cost and maximum efficiency. We will also look at other dated plumbing equipment and suggest an upgrade where necessary. With our plumbers at your disposal, you can rest assured that your lead pipes where completely replaced, with minimal cost and from the first attempt.

Lead Pipes Replacement by the City of Toronto

There are still lead pipes providing water service throughout the City of Toronto. However, starting in 2011, the city has taken it upon themselves to conduct 1,500 water service replacements every year. There are two sections of pipe that must be replaced, the privately own portion of the pipe that runs from the property line to the water meter (or inside of the building) and the City-owned portion of the water service pipe that connects the from the property line to the actual water main.

Replacing this whole connection is necessary to significantly reduce the lead contamination present in the water – the City will replace it at the same time, or after the privately-owned pipe has been replaced. In order to do so, you must fill out Torontos Priority Lead Water Service Replacement form.

New Water Service Installation

We also perform a new water service installation, which is useful in the event that you need to install a new water service at your business or home. Contact us to discuss this process.

We are your local Toronto plumbing service company and we will look into your specific situation and provide you with the ideal solution to replace your lead pipes or upgrade your water service.

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    Paul M Toronto, ON
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Why do I need to replace lead pipes?

Lead pipe replacement is absolutely necessary for your family health. Lead pipes were used in the previous century before a negative impact of lead contamination on health was discovered. There are still many lead pipes in the water supply system. Many municipalities in Ontario have various lead pipes replacement programs that are designed to speed up lead pipes replacement and reduce lead contamination of water supply as soon as possible.

Is there a lead pipe replacement rebate program in Toronto?

There is no rebate program for lead pipe replacement in your home. However, you can apply for a Priority Lead Water Service Replacement Program to get an expedited replacement of the city’s portion of pipes for free.

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