Archive of: Tips and advice
11 August 2017
An often-overlooked part of any bathroom is the humble toilet seat. You’ll almost certainly spend a lot of time sitting on it, so make sure you get the decision right!
Let our quick-and-easy guide put you on the right track…
04 August 2017
Don’t panic! Whether it’s a burst pipe, a worrying smell of gas, or a cold snap that’s frozen your pipes, we all hope disaster never happens. But if it does, remembering these simple steps will help you fend off the worst.
20 July 2017
Plumbing problems - a bit like plumbers - come in all shapes and sizes!
This week, we share five of the most common plumbing problems at home, and ideas on what you can do to resolve them - or prevent them happening to you in the first place.
07 July 2017
About to move into a new home? Cross plumbing and heating off your list of things to worry about, with our top five moving-day tips…
01 June 2017
Summer’s just around the corner! The British weather might not be very reliable, but our easy-win tips will help you make sure your plumbing, drains and heating will be, all through the summer and beyond!
18 May 2017
The need to save water seems like an issue that’s growing all the time.
Nearly half of all UK households have had water meters fitted at home, and talk of droughts, hosepipe bans and the like now seem to be a permanent fixture of the British summer.
So given all that, what are some simple ways to reduce your water usage at home, without making drastic changes to your lifestyle?
06 April 2017
Blocked and slow-clearing drains and plugholes are a common household annoyance.
If your drains are getting you down, these simple tips and tricks will help you keep them flowing, and help you avoid having to call in the professionals…
30 March 2017
Did your central heating let you down this winter? Now the weather’s a little better, it’s a great time to think about updating it.
But with so many options out there, it can feel hard to know whether you’re making the right choices for you and your home.
To help you take the plunge, we’ve answered some common questions about updating your central heating, boiler or hot water system.
24 March 2017
It’s the time of year for some spring cleaning. Why not include some easy, preventative maintenance of your plumbing, heating and drainage systems?
A little elbow grease and effort after their hard work over the winter will help make sure they stay performing in peak condition, whatever the spring weather throws at your home!
09 March 2017
If the Spring Budget this week has got you thinking about your own budget at home - and ways you could save yourself a few quid - read on!
Heating your home accounts for around 60 per cent of your total energy spend. So getting it right is crucial.
Check out our tips for helping you reduce your energy use and look after your pocket in the process.
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