Category Archives: Plumbing

Which Type of Underfloor Heating is Best For My Home?

Which Type of Underfloor Heating is Best For My Home?

Underfloor heating systems commonly offer heat from beneath tiled and stone flooring. These systems can also work beneath a carpeted floor as long as the underlay and carpet density does not prevent the heat from rising through it.

Underfloor heating is more efficient than a single radiator as it requires a lower temperature to be effective since it is distributed throughout the room.

Should I choose electric or water underfloor heating?

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Originally posted 2018-05-09 01:01:00. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Guide to Planning a Wetroom Installation in your Home

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What Are the Considerations when Installing a Wetroom into Your Home?

Wetrooms have become a design feature in many modern homes offering a practical additional bathroom and also making your home more desirable to home-buyers. Installing a wetroom is not a small task and probably is not the right solution if you require a quick bathroom makeover.

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Originally posted 2018-05-17 01:01:00. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Choosing a New Radiator Installation

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Choosing a New Radiator Installation

Many modern home designs include a consideration of how the radiator will fit into the over all decor and chosen style of a room. Although you can choose from a wide variety of radiator colours and styles, one of the most important factors that you should engage in when replacing your radiators or considering the best type of radiator for your home or business, is the way in which it performs.

Sometimes, it is easy to forget that the purpose of a radiator is to heat your home in the most cost effective and reliable way.
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Originally posted 2018-05-22 01:01:00. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Why should I invest in a power flushing of my heating system?

Understanding Power Flushing

Why should I invest in a power flushing of my heating system?

A central heating system which has been treated by a power flushing engineer can save up to 15% on energy costs than a system which has not been treated. For an average heating bill of £800, you could save £120 each year.

Power flushing your central heating system will offer your home an improved circulation of heat produced, a quicker hot water warming time, improvement in efficiency and a warmer home for less energy costs.

Having a power flushing service in your home will also reduce noise from your boiler and radiators whilst reducing emissions which are harmful to the environment.

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Originally posted 2018-05-25 01:01:00. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

How to Avoid Calling an Emergency Plumber

What are the most common emergency plumbing problems in the home?

Most plumbing emergencies are a result of letting small problems become large scale catastrophes due to them not getting attended to early on. There are some small plumbing jobs that can be undertaken by the homeowner such as unblocking a toilet with a plunger, but attempting to cure larger issues can escalate the problem if attempted by someone who is not fully trained.

How you can prevent plumbing problems from becoming an emergency

One of the most useful ways in which a home owner can prevent plumbing problems from becoming expensive jobs that require emergency call outs is by conducting a regular maintenance check throughout your home to spot any sign of leaks or plumbing damage.

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Originally posted 2015-10-28 17:11:19. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

The Ultimate Guide to Heating Problems and Heating Repairs

The Ultimate Guide to Heating Problems and Heating Repairs

The Ultimate Guide to Heating Problems and Heating Repairs

 

Part 1: Preventing Common Heating Problems

 

 

Part 2: Avoiding Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

 

 

Part 3: Do You Need to Replace Your Boiler?

 

 

Part 4: Reducing your Heating Bills

 

 

Part 5:Do you Require a Power Flushing?

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Originally posted 2015-10-20 16:33:45. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Save money on your Bathroom Plumbing with these Five Tips

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You can prevent costly repairs and emergency call out fees by following these five tips for improving your bathroom plumbing

As one of the most visited rooms in your home and one of the few rooms that you can expect guests to see when the are staying at your home, when you experience problems with your bathroom plumbing, it can cause major problems.

Maintaining your bathroom plumbing is the most effective way of ensuring that your facilities are working correctly and saving money in plumbing repairs or reduced water usage.

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Originally posted 2018-05-18 01:01:00. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

How can power flushing improve my central heating system performance?

How can power flushing improve my central heating system performance?

Power flushing offers a solution to clearing out radiators, boilers and heating systems which are not performing well due to a silt or debris build up.

Power flushing forcibly clears the system using high velocity water at a low pressure. This allows for effective cleaning without causing damage to the system. Additional cleaning agents or chemicals can be added to improve the results.

What are the signs that my central heating requires a power flushing?

Your heating system probably requires a power flushing by a qualified plumbing engineer if you experience cold spots on your radiators, noise in your boiler or your heating is slow to heat up.
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Originally posted 2018-05-23 01:01:00. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

How does a Sanifo Macerating Toilet System Work

How does a Sanifo Macerating Toilet System Work

Installing a Saniflo macerating toilet system is usually required in bathroom installations where it is not cost effective or impossible to install the conventional plumbing fixtures to transport waste materials to a below-the-floor drainage system.

Saniflo products can be used for toilet, bathtub and sink basins located in domestic additional bathrooms or in the commercial environment such as in schools, offices, restaurants and retail stores.

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Originally posted 2018-05-15 01:01:00. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Essential Plumbing Tips for your Home: Part 3

Essential Plumbing Tips for your Home: Part 3

Preventing Pipe Freezing

When the water in your plumbing freezes, it will expand putting pressure on the pipes. If the water expands enough, it can cause the pipe to burst causing flooding in the home or putting your company out of business until it is fixed.

You can avoid your pipes from freezing by using pipe insulating foam or electrical pipe insulation. You should especially protect pipes which are exposed to the outdoors or which feed through the wall to outdoors.

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Originally posted 2018-04-24 21:07:46. Republished by Blog Post Promoter