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Why WELS saves water in your home and gives you more money in the bank?

Why WELS saves water in your home and gives you more money in the bank? Choosing more efficient products helps Australia save water. When WELS (Water Efficiency Labelling and Standards) began in 2005, projections were made on the reduction in the demand for water and energy to the year 2021. Since then, a study completed in 2008 showed even greater

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How To Prevent Water Damage To Your Home

When it comes to property water damage, even the smallest of leaks can cause extensive problems. To put this into perspective, even a tiny hole in a water pipe less than half a centimetre in diameter has the ability to expel just under 950,000 litres of water over a 3 month period. A leaking toilet can easily loose over 340,000 litres of water in j

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Steps You Can Take With A Blocked Sink Before Calling Out A Plumbing Service

Let's face it we all take our household plumbing for granted right? When it's working we don't even bat an eyelid, but when it isn't we're usually straight on the phone to the nearest plumber asking them to come and sort it out. Take a blocked sink for instance, do we really need to call out a plumber right away? In short no. Instead there are cert

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Why Plumbers Charge A Call Out Fee?

If you've ever wondered why plumbers charge a call-out fee, we thought we'd explain: A plumber generally charges a fee for each new maintenance job that he attends and put simply, it's necessary to keep him in business. Call out fees in the Brisbane area currently, start at $85 and on weekends can reach as high as $300 which doesn't include the

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3 Warning Signs That You May Have A Plumbing Problem On Your Premises

Plumbing problems can be a nightmare for any property owner and depending upon the issue, some of them can prove very costly to repair. Although there's a lot to be said for hindsight, many problems can be prevented before they get to this stage, so whether the end result is a broken pipe, serious damp in your wall, or a faulty water pump, here are

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Got Water Damage? Then You Need To Act Fast!

Just imagine coming home from work, opening the front door and stepping onto your carpet and it feels just like a sponge. Worse still, how about opening your front door to be confronted by 20-30cms of water cascading towards you. The reality is that even a relatively small water leek has the ability to cause this much damage in as short a time as 3

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Why It's Important To Detect And Deal With Small Household Leaks Early

If you have a major water leak then it's pretty obvious there's a problem and if you can't find or stem the source then in most cases you'll call out a plumber to find the cause and fix it. However what about when the leak is small or barely detectable? The reality is that many tiny leaks either go unnoticed or worse still, forgotten about in favou

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4 Tell Tale Signs That You Need To Call Out A Plumber

If you find yourself wading through your kitchen ankle deep in water, then it's pretty obvious you've got a problem and therefore calling out a plumber is a bit of a no-brainer. However, what about when the signs of a potential plumbing problem aren't quite so blatant? When should these 'more subtle' signs be taken seriously? Let's take a closer lo

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Got A Nasty Smell Coming From Your Sink? - It's Time To Check Out Your Drain

There's nothing worse than having the tantalising aromas of freshly baked bread and brewing coffee being over powered by the unpleasant smells emanating from your kitchen sink. This being the case then it's time to check out your drain as chances are you just might have a blockage. Point of note As a property owner if the blockage occurs within y

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What Plumbing Problems Might A Building Inspection Report Throw Up?

If you're a buyer looking to purchase a property or a homeowner looking to sell you do have one piece of serious kit in your arsenal and that's a Home Inspection report. Obtaining an HI report is an essential part of buying a property and a wise move for those looking to sell. It tells homeowners that they might have a potential plumbing or drainag

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Can You Really Trust A Plumber?

According to a recent survey plumbers are right up there in the list of least trusted professions along with estate agents, politicians, and worse still bankers. While it's true that the plumbing trade just like any other trade has its fair share of rip-off merchants and clueless cowboys, it also has its fair share of professional and competent tra

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Got a Plumbing Problem? Don't Call in Fred Call in a Professional Plumber Instead!

They say that if you become a plumber, you'll never be out of work, but is this really true? After all, the plumbing profession (just like many other trades such as electricians, builders and carpenters) is being flooded with 'bob-a job' types who can often undercut a true professional and in theory put them out of business. The good news is that

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How Much Should I Expect To Pay When I Call Out A Plumber?

Let's face it, a decent plumber is a handy person to know, especially when you're faced with a watery emergency. However, unless a plumber is charging 'mates rates' then chances are that you're going to be confronted with a relatively hefty bill. So are they simply taking advantage of the situation? And if so, what should you expect to pay when you

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3 Great Plumbing Tips To Help You Identify Possible Costly Problems

They say that 'prevention is better than cure' and when it comes to your plumbing it's very true, not to mention saving you a heap load of money in the process. With this in mind, here are 3 great plumbing tips that will help you to identify and prevent costly plumbing problems before they come to fruition. Water pressure Let's face it, we all lo

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How The Right Plumber Can Benefit A Real Estate Manager

As a real estate property manager you know that when something goes wrong with a tenant's plumbing or hot water system, you need a reliable contractor to sort the problem out both quickly and efficiently. Alternatively you might be a property investor in need of an experienced and reliable plumber to carry out those all important renovations where

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Top 5 Reasons Why Your Drains Might Be Blocked

Is there a horrible smell coming from your kitchen sink? Perhaps your bathroom sink is taking for ever to drain, or maybe there is an unusual gurgling sound coming from your bath. Whatever the issue, there's a strong chance that it could be caused by a blocked drain. The problem is that once you have a blockage, it doesn't usually go away and ther

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How To Minimise The Risk Of A Burst Pipe In Your Home

Burst pipes are becoming an increasingly common plumbing problem both in the domestic and commercial sectors. As modern day conveniences mean that many of us integrate more complex plumbing systems into our homes, offices, and business premises, it's no wonder that fractured pipework is a regular occurrence. The damage a burst pipe causes The iss

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How To Prevent Expensive Sewer Cleans By Being Vigilant

Like anything, prevention is always better than cure so when it comes to your sewers and drains in Capalaba, maintaining them can save you a lot of money, plus a great deal of unpleasantness. Here at Brisbane Plumbing and Drainage we've had the misfortune to come across a multitude of drains and sewers that have either backed up or overflowed due t

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5 Things Which Could Be Damaging Your Plumbing System

Your plumbing system is a very important part of your home's structure and yet the majority of people take it for granted until there's a problem. Not only does a network of pipes bring clean water into your home but it also takes dirty water away, which is a priceless service in any modern home today. Unfortunately many people mistreat their plumb

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Top 8 Signs You Might Need A Residential Plumber In Wynnum

If you find yourself confronted with a plumbing problem, trying to deal with it on your own can be tricky. The reason is that when smells start emanating from your bathroom, or you hear banging sounds in your pipework, or bubbling noises when using the tap, it's usually indicative of an underlying and often more complex problem. For this reason it

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An Electrician's Role In A Plumber's World

Most people are well aware of the dangers of mixing water and electricity so it's almost ironic that as plumbers we regularly find ourselves working on a job alongside a team of Brisbane electricians. In fact, you could say that plumbers and electricians are made for each other. To give you a better idea of what we mean, take bathroom renovations a

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What Have A Plumber and Tile Cleaner Got In Common?

The simple answer to this question is water. In our line of business, and as one of Brisbane's leading plumbing and drainage companies, we spend a lot of time in other peoples kitchens and bathrooms, carrying out such tasks as repairing leaky pipes and fixing dripping taps. It's in circumstances like these where tiles are looking a little worse for

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Electricians and Plumbers - We're Surprisingly Alike

Isn't it strange how some businesses which seem like they're a million miles apart in the services they offer are actually more closely linked than you might imagine? Take plumbing, for example, it's closely linked with electrical services, despite the fact that great care needs to be taken not to allow water or electricity to come into contact wit

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Signs That Your Property Needs A Roof Restoration

If you've got an older home then often a roof restoration can be a good idea since it can prevent interior damage and save you from costly repair work. Roof restoration in Brisbane covers a wide range of procedures including renovation of the interior roof, replacing structural supports, replacement of damaged tiles, realignment of the roof, resea

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Smoothing the work flow with Plumbing in Brisbane

The new plumbing Notifiable Work Laws allow plumbers to carry out certain jobs without receiving local government approval and inspection prior to work. The law came into effect on 1 November 2012 and allows all plumbers and drainers (licensed by the Plumbing Industry Council) to begin work essentially that day. In the past the approval process cou

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Capalaba Plumbing and Draining Services

Plumber Capalaba Do You Need The Services Of An Experienced and Reliable Plumber in Capalaba? If you reside in the South-East area of Brisbane, particularly in the suburb of Capalaba and are in need of an experienced and reliable plumber then you've come to the right place.  At Brisbane Plumbing and Drainage we're a family-run company who have had

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Birkdale Plumbing and Draining Services

Looking For A Reliable Plumber in Birkdale? If you've got a plumbing or drainage problem in Birkdale wouldn't it be reassuring to know that you've got a local company who you can call upon in your hour of need? Here at Brisbane Plumbing and Drainage, we are that very company. We offer a fast, reliable and affordable plumbing service which gives pea

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Alexandra Hills Plumbing and Draining Services

Are You Struggling To Find A Reliable Plumber in Alexandra Hills? If you're fairly handy when it comes to DIY then you can probably fix those small plumbing jobs that occur around the house such as a dripping tap or blocked kitchen sink, but who do you turn to for plumbing jobs which are way beyond your capabilities? We believe the answer is Brisba

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Port of Brisbane Plumbing and Draining Services

Do You Need A Good Plumber in Port of Brisbane? It's always reassuring to know that you have the number firmly logged away of a reliable and efficient plumber. After all you never know when you might need their services. Brisbane Plumbing and Drainage are a well established locally based company and we've got the experience and solutions to all Por

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Dunwich Plumbing and Draining Services

Are You Struggling To Find An Experienced And Reliable Plumber In Dunwich? We're proud to have built up a reputation based on excellent customer service and quality of work, and although it may sound a bold statement, we really do consider ourselves one of the best plumbing companies in Dunwich. Having been serving the residents and businesses of B

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Redland Bay Plumbing and Draining Services

Quality Plumbing and Drainage In Redland Bay Really Is As Easy As 1,2,3 Finding a reliable plumbing and drainage service in Redland Bay isn't always easy, especially if you're in need of a quick response and a job well done. At Brisbane plumbing and draining we're here to tell you that getting that blocked drain fixed or that annoying dripping tap

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Mount Cotton Plumbing and Draining Services

Need An Emergency Plumber In Mount Cotton? Call Brisbane Plumbing And Drainage Have you got blocked drains, a burst pipe, or sewer problems, and need a plumber fast? Look no further than Brisbane Plumbing and Drainage. Specialising in providing a wide range of plumbing and drainage services for residential, commercial, industrial and civil customer

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Ormiston Plumbing and Draining Services

Need A Reliable Plumber In Ormiston Fast? At Brisbane Plumbing and Drainage we know from experience that a plumbing problem can occur when you least expect it. Whether it's a burst pipe, an overflowing toilet or a blocked drain, you need the problem dealt with both quickly and efficiently. For this reason, if you're a resident or business, you can

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Point Lookout Plumbing and Draining Services

Got Plumbing Or Drainage Problems In Point Lookout? Call In The Experts If you're in need of a reliable plumbing and drainage company in Point Lookout then you've come to the right place. With years of experience in the industry, Brisbane Plumbing and Drainage can provide you with professional installation, repair and maintenance for all your plumb

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Sheldon Plumbing and Draining Services

In Need Of A Plumber In Sheldon? Call In The Professionals! If you have a plumbing or drainage problem and happen to reside in the Sheldon area of Brisbane then you need to speak to Brisbane Plumbing and Drainage. With years of experience in the industry we have the skills, experience and the know-how to help. Whether you have a leaky valve or are

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Thorneside Plumbing and Draining Services

Thorneside Plumbing And Drainage Services Don't Get Any Better When You Call Brisbane Plumbing And Drainage. It's a big statement to make we know, but one that we feel perfectly justified in saying. When you call in Brisbane Plumbing and Drainage you can feel safe in the knowledge that not only do we get the job done right, we always put the needs

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Thornlands Plumbing and Draining Services

Need A Plumbing Service In Thornlands You Can Trust? Plumbing and drainage emergencies can strike at any time and as a result it's always good to know that you've got the number of a reliable plumbing service in Thornlands that you can trust. At Brisbane Plumbing and Drainage we're a fully licensed company who have the expertise to meet all of you

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4 Ways You Can Avoid A Drain Cleaning Scam In Capalaba

The abundance of unscrupulous people in the drain cleaning and sewer business has reached an all time high. You only have to pick up the local paper or switch on the local news to hear about the people who have fallen foul of such scams. If you're looking for a Capalaba plumber to take care of your blocked drain, here's how you can avoid becoming a

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What Plumbing Do I Need For an Outdoor Patio Kitchen?

With outdoor kitchens becoming ever more popular one of the questions that we're often asked is “What plumbing do I need for an outdoor kitchen?” As its name suggests, an outdoor kitchen is simply a kitchen that's installed inside an outdoor living space, so essentially your plumbing needs will be the same as for the kitchen you have inside your pr

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Best company ever! Great staff and great service, does an excellent job on all plumbing needs. Highly recommend.

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Thanks for replacing my old hot water unit. Great service, Great work, Definitely highly recommend Brisbane Plumbing and Drainage.

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Wonderful friendly prompt service in fixing my leaking drain! Thankyou so much.

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We found Brisbane Plumbing and Drainage to be very thorough. They provided excellent and prompt service. We would happily recommend them.

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