Dealing with Plumbing Problems

Why You Should Consider Stainless Steel Floor Wastes for Your Residential Building

Are you constructing a residential building that requires the installation of floor wastes? Floor wastes facilitate proper discharge of water in wet areas, such as the bathrooms and laundry rooms of the building. By preventing spilled water from stagnating on floors, these fixture traps help to prevent flooding in buildings, falls due to wet floors and potential water damage to a building, which can be expensive to repair. There are a wide variety of floor waste options available to you. Read More 

How to Make Your Hot Water System More Efficient

With climate change in the news and energy prices rising year on year, energy efficiency is a hot topic. By making just a few small changes, you can improve the efficiency of your hot water system. Here are a few things you can try to save some money and protect the environment. 1. Service Your Water Heater Regularly The more often you service your water heater, the more efficiently it can operate. Read More 

Five Common Causes of Blocked Drains

When your drains become clogged, it can be difficult to work out why. While sometimes the cause of blocked drains is outside of your control, at other times, you can take action to prevent the problem from happening again. Take a look at these five common causes of blocked drains to gain a better understanding of blocked drains. 1. Hair Hair getting into drains is a very common cause of blocked drains. Read More 

6 Steps to Unblocking a Toilet Without a Plunger

When your toilet blocks, you might not have time to run out to your local hardware store to purchase a plunger. If you find yourself in this situation, there is no need to panic. Follow these six steps to unblock your toilet without using a plunger. 1. Bail Out Some Water If the water level in your toilet is very high as a result of the blockage, you should begin by bailing some of the water out to return the water to a normal level. Read More 

3 Signs That Copper Pipes Are Affecting Your Hot Water

Sometimes, parts of your plumbing system and its materials can affect your hot water supply. For example, if you have older copper pipes or parts, then these can impact the quality of water you get out of your hot taps. How can you tell if your copper pipes are a problem? 1. Changes to Water Colour Damage or age in the inside of a copper pipe can affect the water the pipe supplies. Read More