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Mandatory downspout disconnection

Follow Toronto’s Mandatory Downspout Disconnection Program

A recent change to Toronto's by-law makes it mandatory for home owner to disconnect their downspouts. The expert team of Armstrong & Nelson Eavestroughing can do an inspection of your system and promptly get you in compliance. As a property owner, you should check the map that is on the Toronto water website to determine whether or not you are required to do the disconnection.

What are the benefits of Disconnecting?

The major benefit that you'll gain by doing the disconnection is reducing the risk of basement flooding which can cost you thousands of dollars. It is the easiest and most convenient way to store storm water in your property which can be recycled or you can use as it is for giving garden and lawn flowers chlorine free and natural water. Moreover, thanks to the disconnection you will also cut off your contribution to combined sewer overflows and in this way you put a little effort to make Canada’s beaches etc. clean.

Exemptions - Application Form

In many cases, it might not be technically possible to disconnect all your downspouts. There are exemptions for property owners where the City concludes that disconnection of downspout is not possible or would make a peril situation. Armstrong & Nelson Eavestroughing takes immense pleasure to advise you. We will complete the form on your behalf with the adequate diagram.

Hire services of Armstrong & Nelson Eavestroughing and put up yourself in compliance

We have professional and diligent team of experts who can do the work of disconnection in quick and professional manner and put you up in compliance.

We have attained mastery in the following services:

  1. Gutters and downspouts repairs
  2. Bring above ground/span>
  3. Addition and replacement of pipes
  4. Re-route and redirect with extensions
  5. Repair of damaged pipes

We put customer satisfaction on our top priority. For bringing you many options in choosing downspouts, we have decorative downspouts also.