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What To Do If You Have A Leak

Discovering a leak, or a burst pipe in your home can certainly feel like the end of the world when water is flooding and leaking through the ceiling. Of course one of the first things to do is contact a plumber in Edinburgh. But there are steps you can be also taking to minimise the […]

Reasons To Get Your Boiler Serviced Annually

It’s easy to forget that we don’t only rely on our boiler in the winter months, everyday we use hot water, and it’s possible that everyday our boiler could be running in to trouble. It’s only during the colder periods that we then notice. Ensure you have your boiler and central heating serviced by Edinburgh […]

How To Protect Against Frozen Pipes

At this time of the year, temperatures can easily dip below freezing. If we have prolonged spells of cold weather and your pipes aren’t properly protected, they can freeze. You might think that this isn’t a big deal, but we’re here to tell you that it can cause all kinds of problems. When water freezes, […]

Top Tips To Prevent Blocked Drains

There have been a number of stories in the national press in recent years about the fatbergs that are being cleared out of our sewage systems after creating significant blockages. But what can you do to prevent blocked drains, both on a wider scale and within your own home? The Herts Advertiser recently shared some […]

Check Boiler Before Two-Week Snowfall

Homeowners might be tempted to call out plumbing and heating experts in Edinburgh sooner rather than later, as weather experts have predicted there could be an unprecedented amount of snowfall over the next couple of weeks. The Express revealed that snow could come down from Sunday (December 8th) and last until the following Friday, affecting […]

Putting Off Plumbing Repairs ‘Wasting Lots Of Water’

Homes and businesses in the UK that are avoiding carrying out basic plumbing repairs are wasting thousands of litres of water in the process. New research carried out by the Water Regulations Advisory Scheme (WRAS) found that over one-quarter of Brits would wait for more than a week to fix a leaking tap, which results […]

Are You Protected From A Boiler Breakdown?

Now that we’re into winter, you’ve probably started using your heating again. It’s important to make sure that you can keep your property cosy at this time of the year, but have you thought about what you’d do if your boiler broke down? Most homeowners have home insurance and contents insurance, which means you may […]

Thames Water Launches Campaign On Blocked Drains

You will no doubt have seen news reports about the fatbergs that are blocking up our sewage systems. These huge blockages are comprised of everything from cooking oil to nappies and sanitary products. But one of the biggest culprits is wet wipes. Now Thames Water has launched a campaign to make people more aware of […]

Always Check That Your Plumber Is Gas Safe Registered!

When sorting out emergency plumbers in Edinburgh and elsewhere around the country, always make sure that you check their credentials so you know they’re professional, experienced and reputable tradesmen. If you don’t, you run the risk of someone coming to do a job that they don’t have the skill level to complete – which ultimately […]

Solid Gold Toilet Pinched From Blenheim Palace!

A solid gold working toilet – known as America, which visitors have been allowed to use in the past – has been stolen from Blenheim Palace. According to Thames Valley Police, a gang broke in earlier last month (September) and made off with the piece of art, which had previously been on display at the […]