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Burst pipes: Causes, Detection and Prevention

A major threat to your plumbing system is the development of undetected leaks in and eventual burst pipes. However, a burst pipe does not occur overnight. Thus, to prevent something catastrophic from happening, you need to know what the principal causes are, learn how to discern the potential risk of this occurring and also be aware of what measures to take to prevent

An Inspection Checklist for Your Water Tank

 Many homes have elevated water tanks to ensure that the water keeps flowing at an appropriate pressure throughout the house. It is essential for any prospective homebuyer to inspect the tank and its related systems to rule out any serious problems. Below are some of the things a plumber undertaking the inspection exercise should cover. Overflow or leakage T

Mobility Issues? Consider These 3 Options for Making Your Bath and Shower Safer

The simple act of taking a bath or a shower can become problematic when you have mobility issues. Instead of just hoping for the best, it's more beneficial to take proactive steps in order to make your bath and shower safer. Some methods for improving safety can be rather basic, such as making sure that you always have a bath mat with a rubberised undercoating for max

Has Your Pool Pump Lost Its Prime?

At the centre of any pool system is a pool pump. The pump keeps pool water moving so as to ensure the water is clean and safe for swimming, but it also makes the water crystal clear for aesthetic purposes. Despite being turned on, pool pumps sometimes fail to circulate water because air has gotten into the pump. When this happens, a pool pump is said to have lost its

5 Instances when you Must Call a Plumber

At times, some plumbing issues are minor and can be fixed with a DIY approach easily. However, there are those issues that cannot be taken for minor nuisances and will require attention quickly before they turn into full-blown disasters. We take a look at some of the common instances when you will need plumbing services as a matter of urgency. 1.    A sudden

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Hello! My name is Carl. I live in the city of Sydney, Australia. I recently moved into an older property which has many period features. Unfortunately, it also had a period hot water system. This hot water system was so old, it barely functioned at all. I soon got tired of taking cold showers in the morning so I decided to call in a plumber. He did a great job of installing a modern hot water system which now means I can enjoy a steaming hot shower every morning. I'm that impressed with his work, I decided to learn more about plumbing and start a blog.

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5 Reasons to Add a Bidet Attachment to Your Toilet 4 September 2019
Bidets are common in some parts of the world, but relatively few Australian homes have them. However, recently many Australians have been waking up to

Top Tips When Hiring an Emergency Plumber 19 July 2019
What would you do if your toilet began to overflow at night? Well, without an emergency plumber, you would have to deal with the stench till morning.

Why Stainless Steel Is Ideal for Use in Restaurant Drainage Systems 5 March 2019
Are you thinking of installing a new drainage system in your restaurant? You should seriously consider installing a stainless steel system rather than

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