Queensland’s gas industry has a motto: ‘Gas device safety is everyone’s responsibility’. It means that while you’d expect your gas fitter to take care to do safe work, as a householder you also need to ensure that you only engage qualified and licensed gas fitters to work on your premises.Read more.. “What Is A Gas Compliance Certificate”
Have you ever flushed a baby wipe? During the early days of the 2020 lockdown when toilet paper was flying off the supermarket shelves, those of us caught short had to make do. It may have meant sheet rationing, using paper napkins and unfortunately, on occasion – even wet wipes.Read more.. “Why Can’t You Flush Baby Wipes?”
So you know you need a plumber but where to start? A google search for plumbers in Brisbane will bring up 17,000 results- that’s a lot of information to sort through to find the right tradie. Here are some questions to ask yourself when looking for the right Brisbane plumber.Read more.. “How To Find A Reliable Plumber”
Considering how vital the toilet is in a home setting, you cannot afford to have it functioning poorly. One of the common problems that occur with toilets is the toilet not flushing as it should. There’s no question this is a plumbing problem that concerns everyone in the household!Read more.. “Your Toilet Not Flushing? Here Are The Culprits & Solutions”
You crank that hot tap on full, but it’s not a satisfying shower … sounds like you have low hot water pressure. After a long day at work or a tough session at the gym, there’s almost nothing more frustrating. But when that water is at a trickle but it’s still hot, diagnosing the cause of low hot water pressure can actually be quite difficult.
Luckily, we’re here to help!Read more.. “The 9 Causes of Low Hot Water Pressure”
Water may be crucial to life on earth, but at the end of a long, hard day, you really want it to be steaming hot as well. Your hot water system is one of the most important parts of a well-functioning, happy household, giving you steaming hot water on demand for hot showers, baths, kitchen sinks and more. Have you noticed your hot water system leaking? It’s a problem you cannot afford to ignore.Read more.. “Managing a Leaking Hot Water System in 5 steps”
Every single day, every single one of us takes a shower or bath, organises another load of washing, or at least cleans our teeth. What we do a whole lot less is think about the function of our all-important drains. And we hardly ever worry if we know how to unblock a drain that has decided to stop doing its magic work.Read more.. “How To Unblock Drains: 7 Easy Steps”
Plumbing is one of the most important household duty we tend to forget about … until something goes topsy-turvy! A dripping tap, burst pipe or a hot water system goes bang are examples of plumbing nightmares that can not only cause damage to our house but also to our budget. But do not fret as this can be resolved by simple plumbing maintenance!
Created by Brisbane’s best plumbers, this infographic will teach you some tips on maintaining your plumbing system and saves you a lot of $$$. Let’s get started…Read more.. “How Plumbing Maintenance Saves You Money (Infographic)”
Has your hot water system passed it’s prime or suddenly stopped working? Yes, a new one is going to hurt the wallet, but the family isn’t going to patiently hang out under cold showers, either. Time for a new hot water system installation and to ask yourself that important question: should you get a gas or electric hot water system put in?
Gas VS Electric Hot Water – Are there any other options?
Without a doubt, ‘gas or electric’ is the question asked most frequently when homeowners are on the hunt for a new hot water system. You might also have heard of…Read more.. “Gas VS Electric Hot Water: What You Need To Know”
How to fix a leaking tap
But if those reasons aren’t enough motivation for you to fix your dripping tap today, think about this: a leaking tap can actually stress your plumbing system, causing clogging, overflowing, staining, the deterioration of caulk and grout, and ultimately further damage to your valuable home.
In short: fixing a leaking tap isn’t just a good idea, it’s a must.
Now, you may have heard that just about all plumbing work requires calling a licensed local plumber, and you’d be dead right. But here’s some great news for the keen do-it-yourselfers out there: if you want to fix a dripping tap all by yourself and all it needs is a tap washer, you can go right ahead.Read more.. “How to Fix a Leaking Tap in 10 Easy Steps”