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Choosing the Right Tankless Water Heater

Installing a new tankless water heater requires a thoughtful evaluation of your household’s hot water requirements. With the potential for unlimited on-demand hot water, superior energy efficiency, and space-saving compact size, tankless systems can transform your home. However, identifying the ideal tankless model tailored for your fuel type, flow rate needs, and installation layout takes […]

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What You Need to Know About Installing a Heat Pump

Considering installing a heat pump water heater? This blog provides all the essential information you need to know. Discover the benefits of heat pump water heaters, learn about the installation process, and understand the factors to consider before making a decision. Get ready to upgrade your water heating system with this comprehensive guide.

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Gas Safety for New Homeowners: What You Need to Know

The day you receive the keys to your new home also unlocks a world of responsibilities. While exciting, becoming a homeowner means protecting your investment and family against all kinds of hazards and dangers. And when it comes to potential gas system risks, homeowners with natural gas lines and appliances must prioritise safety. Gas equipment, […]

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How To Find Hidden Water Leaks in Your Home

Hidden water leaks can cause serious damage before you detect them. Learn little-known signs of concealed leaks and foolproof methods to pinpoint their location within walls and ceilings. Catch plumbing issues early with preventative leak checks for home protection.

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How to Prevent Mould From Persistent Plumbing Leaks

Dealing with ongoing plumbing leaks can cause a mould problem. This guide shares strategies to prevent mould growth from small, continuous water issues. Tips include thoroughly inspecting for leak sources and making lasting repairs. Improving ventilation and monitoring affected areas is also key. Learn to eliminate conditions allowing mould to take hold before it spreads.

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DIY Burst Pipe Repair: Can You Tackle It Yourself?

Dealing with burst or leaking pipes can be daunting. Should you tackle repairs yourself or call a pro? This article helps you decide. We discuss causes of pipe bursts and factors affecting repair difficulty, like material types. Get insights on handling burst pipe situations yourself versus bringing in the experts for compromised home plumbing networks.

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Why Do Pipes Burst? 

Understand why pipes burst and how to prevent it in our comprehensive guide. Explore the role of water pressure, corrosion, clogs, and tree roots in causing plumbing issues. Learn how to maintain your plumbing system and avoid costly damage.

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How To Detect and Prevent Gas Leaks In Your Home

Knowing how to detect gas leaks is critical for home safety. This guide explains how to inspect your gas lines and appliances for signs of trouble. You'll learn what leaks look and sound like and how to conduct basic checks of flexible connectors. Follow regular maintenance practices to identify issues early and help prevent hazardous carbon monoxide from dangerous leaks.

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Top Benefits of Choosing Natural Gas for Your Home

Natural gas has become the heating and cooking fuel of choice for many homeowners thanks to its cost-effectiveness, environmental benefits, and ease of use. With significant savings over other options like fuel oil or electricity, lower emissions, and an extensive pipeline system for efficient installation and maintenance – it’s no wonder natural gas is so […]

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Is Solar Hot Water Right for You? What to Consider Before Making the Switch

Are you considering switching to solar hot water to save on energy costs? This guide covers the key factors to evaluate, such as your climate, roof suitability, available incentives and the overall cost. It helps you determine if solar thermal panels make financial sense for your home and lifestyle by outlining the installation process and long-term investment.

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What Are the Common Signs of a Blocked Sink?

Learn about the common signs of a blocked sink and find out what you can do to prevent and fix this frustrating plumbing issue. Whether it's a kitchen or bathroom sink, understanding the indicators of a blockage can help you take prompt action and avoid further complications.

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Essential Steps To Take In A Plumbing Emergency

Don't let emergencies catch you off guard! Discover the crucial actions to take during a plumbing emergency to prevent extensive damage to your home. Our guide provides practical insights to help you handle these situations confidently.

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Is Pipe Relining Worth It?

Have you ever considered pipe relining? Find out why it might be your best choice for repairing your plumbing pipes with our informative guide! From benefits to how it works, learn all about it here!

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Preventative Plumbing and Routine Inspections. Some plumbing issues require routine inspections. Don't risk DIY plumbing.

Why DIY Plumbing Repairs Can End Up Costing You More

DIY plumbing repairs may seem like a good idea for saving money, but they can end up costing you more in the long run. While there are some minor plumbing repairs that homeowners can handle themselves, more complex plumbing issues require the expertise of plumbing professionals. In this article, we’ll explore why DIY plumbing repairs […]

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Tree Roots in Pipes - Pipe Reline & Pipe Relining

Why You Might Need A Pipe Reline Now

Sometimes, when we visit our clients, the initial problem looks like their plumbing system is just blocked or clogged. But looking closely, sediment buildup and constant wear from the blockage means their pipes might even be damaged or broken. And while this is an easy fix for pipes within the house, what happens if we […]

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The Brisbane Floods - The Brisbane Plumbers and The Flooding Incident

Brisbane Massive Flooding Incident

The Brisbane Plumbers have been inundated lately with our current workload due to the flooding around the Brisbane area. Late February saw ¾ of the annual rainfall dump over a period of three days. This caused significant flooding throughout certain areas of Brisbane and its caused havoc with people’s stormwater and sewage systems. Our Flooding […]

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