If you’ve never fixed a leaking tap, don’t worry, you’re not alone, and it’s much easier than you might first think. A leaking tap can cause a lot of problems if not fixed quickly, including potentially damaging your home, wasting water and causing your water bill to skyrocket. The good news is that changing a washer in a tap is all that is required in most cases to stop a tap form leaking.
The impact of COVID-19 is wide-ranging within the building and construction industry with effects to be inevitably felt within the supply chain and safety of workers.
Many tradies have been hit by the pandemic, and it has changed the habits of a lot of industries. We know that you want to keep socially distanced as much as possible, preventing the spread of the disease, but at the same time, there are occasions when you need to call in help.
Plumbing problems are always a headache. Some are simple, but some aren’t and can have severe consequences if not attended to promptly. A serious plumbing problem can damage your home or business. In your home, it can damage furniture, floors, and walls, etc. In your business, your goods, and stocks.
The question of the day: are flushable wipes truly safe to flush? It wasn’t that long ago that the good people of Australia were going crazy over toilet paper along with the rest of the world. The start of Covid-19 saw a time when loo paper was looking rather valuable, while some opted for other wipeable options as shelves emptied.
All too often, emergency repairs could be avoided altogether with a simple routine plumbing maintenance check.
There are many reasons you might need a plumber on the Gold Coast, and when you do, it is best to call the experts here at DCM Plumbing and Drainage.
No matter what the problem is, we have trained and experienced plumbers who can help you fix it. It’s usually not a good idea to try to remedy plumbing problems on your own as that can make the issue worse and lead to costly damage as well.
You rely on your hot water for cooking, bathing and washing so when it’s not working properly, it can be quite inconvenient.
Let’s delve into the costs of a hot water system here on the Gold Coast.
When you need a new hot water system what do you choose?
You could ring DCM Plumbing to ask what is considered the best type of hot water system on the Gold Coast, but it is best to do some in depth research to understand the different types of systems and their advantages and disadvantages.
Although solar powered hot water systems are growing in popularity, most people choose either electric or gas systems. Here’s a comparison to help you out.
When you have a problem with a leaking or overflowing toilet, your first instinct may be just to call a plumber to your Gold Coast home and wait until the DCM Plumbing and Drainage team arrive.
However, before you run off to call the plumber, we recommend that you take the time to do one thing that will save you time and money: turn off the water supply to your toilet.