May 19, 2022

3 Common Toilet Problems And How To Fix Them

As with all plumbing problems, sometimes it’s best to leave it up to the professionals, but sometimes giving things a go yourself can save you time and money. Here are the top 3 most common toilet problems and how you can fix them without calling a plumber (just keep our number handy for safe measure - 1800 420 000).    Problem 1: Blocked Toilet A blocked toilet prevents water from flushing the way that it should. Generally, a blockage is caused by a foreign object being put into the toilet,...

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April 13, 2022

The Dreaded Leaky Tap

The dreaded leaky tap - what to do to make it stop? Drip, drip, drip, drip, drip. Ahhh… the sound of the dreaded leaky tap that keeps you up at night. An absolute pain in the rear-end and unfortunately a situation that far too many of us have had to deal with. The kind of leak that we’re talking about is the one where you tighten your tap so tight you almost can’t reopen it and yet, the drip does not stop. So, why is the dripping happening and what...

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March 17, 2022

How To Choose The Right Plumber

How to choose the right plumber When it comes to plumbers there are quite literally hundreds of options, and that’s just in your local area! Whether you’re looking for someone who can install a new faucet, perform routine maintenance or respond to an emergency, it’s vital that you are able to call on the right plumber who is capable of safely and efficiently completing the job. So where on earth do you start and how do you choose the right plumber for you? Here are the top things to look...

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February 10, 2022

Is water leak detection considered an emergency?

When you take a second to think about the complexity of the plumbing that runs throughout your entire home, it’s pretty obvious that it’s somewhat a minefield.  From the mains that travel under the street to your home to provide you with water and waste removal, to the pipes that deliver water to your kitchen sink. They’re constantly being used to ensure that your home is a safe and healthy place to be. However, over the years it’s only natural for wear and tear to occur and for pipes to...

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January 14, 2022

4 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t DIY Your Plumbing

4 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t DIY Your Plumbing Has the time off over the festive season got you inspired to reno your home and attempt some DIY? … That’s great! But for those of you who have never gone through the trials of renovating a home, here’s a top tip from someone who’s ‘been there, done that’: hire experts when you need them, especially when it comes to plumbing!  Plumbing is a licensed trade for a reason, it's by no means an easy job. It requires someone who knows what...

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November 19, 2021

Guide To Repairing A Clogged Kitchen Sink Without A Plumber

If you’ve ever experienced the nuisance that is a clogged kitchen sink then you know first-hand just how annoying it is. So what should you do when the water is backed up and the kitchen bench is piled high with dirty dishes? While it may be tempting to reach for harsh ‘drain clearing’ chemicals that eventually end up corroding your pipes, here are some alternative solutions that will save you money and keep your pipes in good condition. Try some boiling water The easiest and least expensive thing to do...

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October 16, 2021

What should I do if I have a plumbing emergency?

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September 16, 2021

Pipe Relining & Repair

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August 19, 2021

Common Toilet Plumbing Issues You Can Fix

The toilet is a common place for issues to occur as it is something you use every day. The last thing you want is to be stuck with a common issue that you don’t know how to fix. In this post, we’ll share some of the most common toilet issues and what you can do to fix them. Issue 1: Running water in the toilet bowl Sometimes called “phantom flush”, this is an issue where you may see or hear water in your toilet periodically running and cutting in and...

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August 5, 2021

Types of Plumbing Pipes

Plumbing pipes come in a range of materials and types. You may not think much of it, but it’s important to know and understand how different types of plumbing pipes function and their good and bad qualities. Why? Because all of your water and gas comes through these pipes to provide you with water to drink and bathe in, along with many other things that help your home function well. Modern plumbing usually uses either copper pipes or plastic. Newer houses will see this, but older houses may use different...

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