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
The Top Myths. According to InSinkErator, Waste Disposal Units or Waste Disposers have been around along time – The 1930’s to be precise. We often get asked about what and what we can’t put down them? Don’t they use a lot of water? Aren’t they dangerous? Will they clog pipes? Certain foods can’t go down
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
Here at Hydrolix we service and repair all taps. For those taps that can’t be repaired we will happily help you select and source a replacement tap. In days past taps usually had a handle, spindle, washer and body and it was easy to source replacement parts for your taps. If it was leaking you
I caught a glimpse of an article on Today from the States and it appears that plumbers from all over the world have the same problems when it comes to problems exacerbated by their customers. So I thought that I would put together a list of mine. Do You Do Any of These?
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