Nail Through Pipe

Nail Through Pipe Problems & Procedures Includes Screws

Nail Through Pipe
How many times do fellow emergency plumbers listen to those saying I’ve put a screw or a nail through pipe. For an emergency plumber it seems to be like a fashionable thing to do, but for us occupants and our DIY situations, it’s the worst thing we can do, causing plenty of more damage on the way.

Martin Smith, an experience 24 hour plumber gets all types of calls and one of the most common water leaks with water coming through the ceiling is due to a screw or a nail that has gone through the pipe.

To the right of you in the picture is a typical nail, that has gone through a copper pipe. The picture at the bottom is corrosion from a copper pipe, due to a nail that has been left for a long time, eventually turning out to be an emergency plumbing issue. Continue reading

Water Storage Tank Problems

Hot & Cold Water Storage Tanks Problems & Cures Include Information

Water Storage Tank Problems
Have you got hot & cold water storage tanks problems and looking for the right cures or are you looking for an emergency plumber to call out. Before you call for a 24 hour plumber, it is very important to have a full understanding to why your water tank problem has come about. Continue reading

Gravity Fed Water Pressure

Gravity Fed Water Pressure System
Gravity Fed Water Pressure

Have you got poor gravity fed water pressure, not sure if you need an emergency plumber or if it’s something to do with the hot water storage tank. Martin Smith explains everything you need to know when it comes to the pressure of water, when it comes to the height of your hot water storage tank.

In the picture to the right is a typical bungalow house, depending on where the tank is situated, your either going to have poor water pressure or high water pressure. Continue reading

Leaking Appliance

Leaking Appliance – Is it the job of an emergency plumber

Leaking Appliance
Got a leaking appliance and unable to stop the water leak? Need an emergency plumber or an appliance specialist? Maybe you can’t decide and don’t know where to look!

Having a leaking appliance can be a common water leak when it comes to within your home, the problem is, the occupant some times doesn’t know on who to call. Is it a leak from within the washing machine or is it a leaking pipe from behind. Unless your able to pull the washing machine out, the chances are, you may never find out, unless you call upon an emergency plumber. Continue reading

Over Flowing Bath Valve

Over Flowing Bath Valve Saves You From A Major Disaster

Over Flowing Bath Valve
Just like our bath problems & Cures, we now have the over flowing bath valve, which stops you from having a major disaster.

Have you ever had water coming through your kitchen ceiling and panicked well calling the emergency plumber. Martin explains that he gets call quiet often. If only there was some device to stop your bath from over flowing, well now there is.

With the overflowing bath valve, when the water enters the over flow, the magnetic valves closes the flow of water on both sides of the taps. Amazing but true. Continue reading

Temporary Plumbing

Temporary Plumbing Job – Is it right or is it Wrong?

Temporary Plumbing
Are you an emergency plumber that has done a temporary plumbing job, being accused of doing it wrong. Maybe your a customer that has had a temporary plumbing job done, but never knew it was a temporary job until the plumbing gained a fault within the guarantee period. Martin Smith an emergency plumber explains situations, which appears to be a common thing when it comes to plumbing complaints with the plumbing industry. In the picture to the right of you is a typical temporary plumbing job that was done in the ground many years ago, but due to the work done, it was found due to a slight knock in the ground, the pipe had come apart. We have another job in another article similar to this under the name burst pipe in my garden. Continue reading

Approved Plumber

Approved Plumber

Approved Plumber
Are you looking for an approved plumber or are you an emergency plumber looking to become an approved plumber? Looking for an approved plumber is very hard because of the amount of work out there where the emergency plumber has to be approved including the incentive. If your an approved plumber, then your most likely going to get work that your unable to get by not being approved such as replacing the underground pipe towards the mains water stop valve. Continue reading

Best Toilet Seat

Best Toilet Seat 2014

Best Toilet Seat 2014
Want to know what the best toilet seat is for 2014. Depending on what you are looking for, we have to go on votes supplied by fellow emergency plumbers and the feed back from occupants sitting on the toilet seats doing what they do best. To determine the best toilet seat, we have to go with a toilet seat that is a fair price. The toilet seat that is going to come on top will have to be sold to a decent amount of the population so that negative feed back is allowed. Continue reading

Best Thermostatic Radiator Valve

Best Thermostatic Radiator Valve Or TRV

Best Thermostatic Radiator Valve
Wondering what is the best thermostatic radiator valve there is? What is the worse radiator valve most likely to gain a fault requiring an emergency plumber. Whether you need a remedy to solve the radiator valve problem or just require a replacement. It is always a good idea to buy the best thermostatic radiator valve there is to offer, as long as it doesn’t break the bank budget.

To the right of you is a typical Thermostatic radiator valve, but not only any ordinary TRV. This TRV to the right of you was voted by many emergency plumbers as the best, however there are other valve similar, that other emergency plumbers believe is the best thermostatic radiator valve such as the Honeywell. Honeywell have brought out a new control unit lately with the latest technology, which can also have an argument for being the best TRV on the market. See best central heating controls. Continue reading

Cold Feed & Open Vent

What is the difference between the cold feed & open vent

What is the difference between cold feed and open vent
Ever wondered why there is a cold feed & open vent also know as the feed & expansion? In the picture to the right of you is an example of an open vent (expansion pipe). To the right of the picture is an example of no open vent also known as the expansion pipe. Just below, Martin Smith an experience emergency plumber explains in more detail. Continue reading