Gas Repairs and Maintenance

Is your Gas Hot water Heater not working correctly? Is your Gas cooktop not lighting? Has Your Gas Fire been serviced recently? Has Your LPG system been drained this year? If you answered yes to the first two questions and no to the second two, then you need to book one of our friendly gas

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 They have somewhat superseded low pressure cylinders in New Zealand.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

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

5 Things Plumbers Wish You Didn’t Do

5 Things Plumbers Wish You Didn’t Do

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?    

Rinnai Water Heaters- Controllers

Rinnai Water Heaters- Controllers

I learnt something the other day about Rinnai Water Heaters. Something that I should have placed a lot more emphasis on a long time ago! Constant Water Flow Heaters need controllers. Notice that I said controllers not a singular controller? I was at a Rinnai course on water heater maintenance and servicing where the use

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