As climate change is a hot topic at the moment, thanks to recent protests and the work of environmental activists, we take a look at how we can all contribute to reducing our impact on the planet at home, specifically with regard to our own area of expertise - plumbing and heating.
Low water pressure isn't always something you just have to put up with and the cause could be a bigger issue that needs resolving anyway. There could be a number of reasons, many of which you could resolve yourself. Read our troubleshooting guide which may help you diagnose the problem and show you what you can do to deal with it.
Profile of plumbing supervisor, Adam Pinder.
Stopcocks can be difficult to access or hard to turn but turning the water off quickly in the event of a leak is paramount. A Surestop is a great alternative as it can be installed in an accessible position and turns the water supply off with the flick of a switch.
It’s common for homeowners to feel a little overwhelmed or cautious when calling a plumber for the first time, especially if you’re not too sure what you’re asking for. So what should you expect when calling a plumber for the first time?
The last thing you want to be doing in an emergency is spending time finding and researching new plumbers. However, if you know what you’re looking for, this can make the whole experience much quicker and easier. So what should you look for when choosing a plumber?