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2018-05-14T10:05:28+00:00

Did you know we offer FREE ADVICE? Marc from Harrogate called us because his boiler was losing pressure and he thought he had a leak on his central heating pipes. Instead of just booking him in to the diary, we suggested he get his boiler checked first. British Gas came out and found he had [...]

FREE Advice!2018-05-14T10:05:28+00:00

Should I use Leak Sealant on my Central Heating Leak?

2018-05-25T12:32:18+00:00

"Should I use Leak Sealant on my Central Heating Leak?" This is a question we are asked a lot by customers who have had ongoing central heating leaks and are desperate for a solution....and we always give the same answer.......   ...Leak sealant is designed for very, very tiny leaks. We get call after call [...]

Should I use Leak Sealant on my Central Heating Leak?2018-05-25T12:32:18+00:00

How do I find my stop cock?

2018-04-26T08:38:57+00:00

HOW DO I FIND MY STOP COCK? The stopcock or stop tap is a valve for turning off and on the cold water system in your home. When you turn the stopcock in a clockwise direction the water supply will be shut off. You can turn the water supply back on by turning the stopcock in an [...]

How do I find my stop cock?2018-04-26T08:38:57+00:00

Do I Need To Flush Every Time?

2018-04-26T08:38:57+00:00

This is the question many of us ask, especially for those of us who make a few trips through the night! Take a look at this article for a view on whether it is hygienic to flush every third time and how much water that could save  http://grist.org/living/do-i-need-to-flush-every-time/

Do I Need To Flush Every Time?2018-04-26T08:38:57+00:00

Finding a leak with trace gas – How does it work?

2018-04-26T08:38:58+00:00

One of the main methods of leak detection we use is Trace Gas.  But what is it and how does it work?The use of leak detection gas at your home or business is a non - invasive, highly effective method of leak detection. We drain the water from your central heating or water supply pipes [...]

Finding a leak with trace gas – How does it work?2018-04-26T08:38:58+00:00

Slow draining toilets & sinks – why?

2018-04-26T08:38:58+00:00

Slow draining toilets and sinks can be annoying. Learn how to fix them with Yorkshire Water. taken from https://www.yorkshirewater.com/toilets How we can help We will send a technician to investigate the cause of the blocked toilet or sink and why this has occurred. If the problem is private, the technician will advise you of the best course [...]

Slow draining toilets & sinks – why?2018-04-26T08:38:58+00:00

Is laminate flooring buildings or contents? Will it be covered by your insurance claim?

2018-04-26T08:38:58+00:00

See what the Financial Ombudsman decided when laminate wooden flooring was accidentally damaged  Have you checked your cover? "After Mr K's shower leaked, damaging his laminate wooden flooring, he put in a claim to the firm. Mr K had both buildings and contents cover with the firm, but it said it was unable to meet [...]

Is laminate flooring buildings or contents? Will it be covered by your insurance claim?2018-04-26T08:38:58+00:00

Is boiler cover worth the cost? See what Which? magazine has to say

2018-04-26T08:38:58+00:00

The latest copy of the Which? magazine says you are probably better off without boiler cover. "Having your boiler break down can be a nightmare and boiler servicing contracts might seem like a good way to guarantee you'll never have to shiver in an unheated home.  However we have calculated that they are only worth it [...]

Is boiler cover worth the cost? See what Which? magazine has to say2018-04-26T08:38:58+00:00

Why have I got a large water bill?

2018-04-26T08:38:59+00:00

Clients often ring us to find a leak that they know they must have because they have received an unusually large water bill, but what are the reasons for using more water all of a sudden and how can you narrow down the cause? STEP 1: Have you actually been using more water than normal? [...]

Why have I got a large water bill?2018-04-26T08:38:59+00:00

How To Read Your Water Meter

2018-04-26T08:38:59+00:00

How do you know if you are literally pouring money down the drain? If you are on a metered water supply, it is so easy to check whether you have a leak or not by doing a simple test with your water meter. Here is how to check and read your water meter, in order [...]

How To Read Your Water Meter2018-04-26T08:38:59+00:00