No Hot Water

No Hot Water

No Hot Water usually means cold showers first thing in the morning. We can’t think of many worse things in life! At Hydrolix we can help sort out your hot water issues promptly and efficiently. Our staff are trained to service and install both electric and gas hot water cylinders and heaters. Before calling us

Mains Pressure Hot Water Cylinders

Mains Pressure Hot Water Cylinders

Mains Pressure Cylinders are usually found in new builds and renovations. They have somewhat superseded low pressure cylinders in New Zealand. The reason that they are popular is they provide lots of hot water at a good pressure. They work well with today’s modern tapware and allow you to have many taps running at the

Water Pressure Problems

Water Pressure Problems

Both high and low water pressure problems can be a pain in the proverbial behind. Most low pressure problems are either caused by bad design, corroded pipework or the traditional low pressure hot water cylinder. Best practice in New Zealand is that the main hot and cold water feeds are fed via 20mm pipe work

Plumbing Installation and Alterations

Plumbing Installation and Alterations

Everyone has seen the gorgeous bathrooms and kitchens on programmes such as Grand Designs or in Home and garden magazine. Yes, they look beautiful and practical and everybody would love one. But behind every sink, shower and dishwasher lies the work of a plumber. It’s easy to run pipework and connect an appliance, however it

Hot Water And What You Need to Know

Hot Water And What You Need to Know

There are many ways to heat hot water in your home. Things have moved on since you had to boil a pot on the open fire or to boil the copper to do your washing. Even in the last 5 years there have been huge developments in hot water cylinders especially in regard to energy

Plumbing Repair and Maintenance

Plumbing Repair and Maintenance

As Plumbers and Gas Fitters we deal with all a manner of water leaks, gas leaks, toilet leaks, leaking taps, blocked drains and  hot water systems not working every day. Toilet Leaks and Repairs. The majority of toilet repairs that we deal with are cisterns leaking into the toilet bowl. The leaks are either caused