Is It Time To Replace Your Water Heater?

We rely on our water heater to get us through our daily lives. From washing the dishes to bathing and showering. However, at some point it’s inevitable that your hot water heater will need replacing.  In order to minimise disruption, it’s best to pre-empt the failure of a water heater and replace them while they […]

How To Prevent Slipping In The Shower

Showers can be notorious for slipping. The wet tiles, slippery bath (if your shower is above your bath) and doorway (if it’s stand alone) are prime candidates for causing a fall, particularly for the elderly. If you’re worried about you or your family being injured by slipping in the shower, there’s no need to do […]

How to Get Rid of Limescale Buildup

If you notice a white or green chalky build up on your taps and shower heads then you may have a problem with limescale.  This is when minerals in the water leave deposits on the inside and outside of your pipes, taps, fixtures and fittings. They look unsightly and can also stop things functioning as […]

Which is Best, a Bath or a Shower?

We all need to get clean, whether it’s a long, luxurious soak in the bath or a short, sharp burst in the shower. We all have a preference for shower or bath and there are some strong arguments for and against each, but which is best? Because it depends on your own personal priorities, the […]

The Most Common Causes of Toilet Blockages

Inadvertently blocking the toilet or discovering too late that it’s already blocked, is one of the more embarrassing plumbing mishaps. And it can also be a tricky one to address because there are so many potential ways it can become blocked. The good news is that most toilet blocks can be avoided altogether with a […]

Do You Know What Is Safe To Put In Your Dishwasher?

The dishwasher has become a go to appliance for many UK households; helping us to save both time and water. Modern dishwashers also tend to be powerful appliances, but that’s a double-edged sword; they may deal with your stuck-on Friday night takeaway stains, but they can cause havoc on delicate dishes. There are also some […]

Seven Signs To Look Out For To Avoid A Boiler Breakdown

Your boiler’s job is to keep you, your family and your home warm, simple as that. While it always needs to be in good working condition and serviced annually, sometime they just stop working. It’s important to recognise when your boiler may need attention, before it has chance to break down, so here are 7 […]

What’s a Smart Thermostat and Why Should You Get One?

We’ve all heard the term “Smart Thermostat” or seen the adverts on TV…”controlling your heating with your phone”, but what exactly is a Smart Thermostat? There are a wide variety of Smart Thermostats available on the market, and this list seems to be ever-growing. In essence, the Smart Thermostat is designed to simplify your heating […]

How to Remove Rust Stains From Sinks, Baths and Toilets

You may find that, over time, you find brown rust stains on your sinks, baths and toilets.  These can be a result of rusty pipes, fixtures or heaters or simply because your water supply has a high iron content. It takes a good amount of time for rust stains to appear on your porcelain, so […]

Getting the Best Out of Your New Boiler

If you’ve just invested in a new boiler, you want to get the best from it for years to come. If you’ve got a boiler from us, then the warranty will give you peace of mind for at least 10 years, but there are a few things you can do to help prolong the life […]