What to Do If You Have a Blocked Drain

Blocked Drain If you’ve noticed that there seems to be a blockage in your plumbing, you might be wondering who to call. Do you just call a plumber? Do you call the council? Can you handle it yourself? [...]

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What to Do If You Have a Blocked Drain

Blocked Drain If you’ve noticed that there seems to be a blockage in your plumbing, you might be wondering who to call. Do you just call a plumber? Do you call the council? Can you handle it yourself? [...]

Six Simple Tips for Preventing and Unblocking Shower Drains

how to unblock your drains Having a shower overflow and flood your bathroom is never fun. So we’ve put together some simple tips to fix blocked drains and prevent them from happening in the future. You can also apply these tips to [...]

Thousands of Homes Left Without Water after Snow Storms

homes still without water The beginning of March has seen freezing temperatures and snow storms across the UK, disrupting travel arrangements, schools and businesses. While temperatures are starting to return to normal for this time of [...]

Gove Issues Warning to Water Firms over High Prices and Executive Pay

Gove tells water firms Michael Gove, the Environment Secretary has issued a warning to water companies that he is prepared to give their regulator new powers if they can’t address public concerns. Common concerns from the public [...]

Moving House? Here’s the Plumbing Checklist all House Buyers Need

Plumbing checklist If you’re shopping around to buy a house or even to rent, you’ve no doubt got 101 things to think about. [...]

Most UK Water Firms Using “Medieval” Method of Finding Water

Method of Finding Water Last year it was revealed that ten of 12 water companies operating in the UK are still using a practice called water dowsing to locate leaks underground, despite there being no evidence that it works. [...]

Six Tips to Use Less Water in Your Home

tips to save water Whether you’re looking to use less water to reduce your bill or because you’re a bit environmentally conscious, here are some small steps you can take to reduce usage in your home. [...]

How to Prevent Pipes from Freezing This Winter

how to care for your pipes in Winter It’s time to dig out the de-icer and woolly hats. Winter is well and truly here now. That means you’ll be cracking on the central heating. But what if there’s a problem with your pipes? Frozen pipes [...]

How to Keep Warm This Winter

How to Keep Warm This Winter Winter is here and we’re all desperately clinging to blankets and hot chocolate. You may find that you’re living in a house that just doesn’t seem to stay warm. So here are some tips on how to keep warm [...]

Avoiding Rogue Traders: Here’s How to Choose a Plumber

How to Choose a Plumber We’ve all seen those programmes where people hire dodgy builders or plumbers to take care of simple tasks only to be left with holes in the wall and in their pockets. So when it comes to hire someone to [...]