They say that the only constant in life is change, and that holds true here at DadsPipes as much as it does everywhere else. When I launched this site almost eight years ago, the sale of restored estate pipes was a much more prominent part of daily business. Over time, however, the balance has shifted… Continue reading Changes to Estate Pipe Sales
With the long Victoria Day weekend fast approaching, Canadians are once again marking the unofficial start of the Summer season! As of Thursday, 19 May 2022 and continuing through the Labour Day weekend in September, Summer business hours will be Monday to Thursday, 9am to 5pm Eastern As always, you are welcome to Contact Me… Continue reading Summer Hours 2022
It's that time of year again, with all the wonder, joy, kindness, caring, stress, anxiety, loneliness and yes, even loss that comes with it. Moreover, it is another COVID Christmas, which adds another, less welcome, dimension to the 2021 Holiday season. Here at DadsPipes, as in many places across Canada and around the world, local… Continue reading Merry Christmas from DadsPipes
I'm sneaking in a mid-week post this week. I just couldn't wait to share this one! It's not every day that a self-identified pipe geek like me gets to contribute to a new series by their favourite pipe maker, so when I was approached by the folks at Brigham about just such a project, I… Continue reading Everything Old is New Again
After 18 months of stay-at-home orders and other restrictions, we here in Ontario are once again being permitted to use recreational properties. And with Bass season officially open, it's time to hang up the shop apron for a bit and head out to the lake! I will be away June 30 to 5 July, then… Continue reading Gone Fishin’!
It's that time of year again! Sunday is International Pipe Smoking Day, which means it's a great time to add a freshly restored estate pipe (or two!) to your rack and rotation. On that note, Save 10% off all Estate Pipes now through Midnight, Sunday Feb 21st! Saving on estate pipes is great, but shipping… Continue reading IPSD 2021 Sale!
Need a few last-minute stocking stuffers to round out your Holiday gift-giving? Take advantage of the DadsPipes Last Chance for Christmas Flash Sale! For 24 hours only Starting at 9:00AM Tuesday 8 December 2020 Save 15% SITE-WIDE! That's 15% off ALL Estate Pipes and Pipe Racks on the Pipe Inventory pages, for 24 hours only!… Continue reading Last Chance for Christmas 24 Hour Flash Sale!
Hi everyone. If you've been browsing the site recently or follow DadsPipes on Facebook, you may have already noticed the changes happening to the Pipe Inventory page. I have been in the shop daily for the past few weeks, working hard to build up the inventory of restored estate pipes. I'm adding fresh estate pipes… Continue reading Updates to the Pipe Inventory Page(s)
The Province of Ontario, , like many other jurisdictions worldwide, has declared a State of Emergency in response to the COVID-19 Pandemic. I am still accepting pipe repairs and restorations through this period, though I am taking extra precautions to limit social exposure, including limiting my runs to the Post Office. To ensure that your… Continue reading DadsPipes COVID-19 Update
In honour of International Pipe Smoking Day, prices on all Estate Pipes on the Pipe Inventory page have been discounted by 10%! Sale pricing in effect now through Saturday, 22 February 2020. Stock is limited, so act now while they last!