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Understanding Blocked Drains, Sewers and Toilets

20 May 2020
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There is nothing bad like a blocked drain, sewer or toilet because it means that there is a huge likelihood that raw sewage might leak and find its way to your front yard or backyard and leave an ugly sight and foul air. It is also likely that the raw sewage may flow back into your house through the toilet, bathroom drain or sink drain; something known as backflow. You do not want this to happen; it is disgusting, unhygienic, unsightly and you won't be able to bear the smell. Read More …

What Does Typical Heater Maintenance Involve?

27 February 2020
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Most people know that they love hot showers, but very few of these people understand what the basics of water heater maintenance involve. For this reason, residential water heaters are often neglected in relation to regular maintenance. They are often only considered when the system develops a fault, and the much-loved hot shower is no longer a privilege that their owners can enjoy. For this reason, this article seeks to explore what is involved in the typical maintenance of a residential hot water system. Read More …

4 Plumbing Emergencies Worth Your Attention

24 February 2020
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Plumbing emergencies can be catastrophic if not attended to in time. Knowing the common emergencies can help you anticipate and mitigate them when they arise. It's also important to note that sometimes thorough maintenance won't necessarily prevent occasional leaks or clogs. Here are a few plumbing emergencies you can't ignore. Leaky Toilets and Faucets You better watch out for leaky toilets and faucets. If you ever wrestled with a leaky faucet that doesn't stop, you know how annoying the problem can be. Read More …

Hair Today, Blocked Tomorrow: 3 Types of Hair That Will Block Your Drains

20 February 2020
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Blocked bathroom drains are unpleasant, to say the least. Clogged shower drains leave you standing in dirty water. Blocked sinks make brushing your teeth a challenge, and clogged toilets can render your bathroom uninhabitable. If your bathroom drains are giving you a headache every morning and evening, hair could be to blame for the blockages. Generally, you should avoid putting hair anywhere near your drains or toilet because eventually, a blockage or backup will occur. Read More …

Bowled Over: What Should You Do If Your Toilet Bowl Cracks?

20 February 2020
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Cracking your toilet bowl might sound like an amusing situation from a sitcom, but the damage a cracked toilet bowl can cause is no joke. Unless you act quickly, a cracked toilet bowl can rapidly cause widespread flooding in your bathroom, necessitating expensive repairs and potentially causing serious structural damage to your home. If your toilet bowl has cracked and you are unsure what do to, take the following steps as soon as possible to minimise the damage and get your toilet back up and running as soon as possible. Read More …