Boiler Breakdowns: How To Survive

Not everyone has boiler cover. Many people think they will be able to deal with a boiler breakdown themselves should it arise, but without boiler breakdown cover, these people may find themselves struggling to live in a cold, unpleasant house, watching the dishes pile up in the sink, and enduring bitterly-cold showers. With boiler cover…

How To Prevent Plumbing Leaks

How to prevent plumbing leaks

If you don’t take proper care of your plumbing system, then you will put unnecessary stress and strain on your pipes and may one day end up with a leak. Plumbing leaks are a serious issue. If you are not at home when your system springs a leak or are otherwise unable to turn off…

How To Repair A Leaking Pipe

How to repair a leaking pipe

We’ve already discussed how to repair leaking boilers, fix leaking taps,and sort out leaking radiators, but what if your pipes are leaking? Not only could you experience a lot of water damage, but your boiler pressure could drop, and your central heating and water supply could go kaput! Most people call in the plumbers when…

My pipe is clogged

My pipe is clogged – help!

A clogged drain pipe doesn’t have to be a drain on your time! Although some blocked pipes can only be repaired by emergency plumbers, the majority of pipes can be unclogged with little hassle and fuss and with only a few specialist tools. Read on to find out what to do if a pipe is…

A woman puts her hands on the cold radiator

My radiator is cold – help!

If your radiator is not heating up properly, identifying the source of the problem can be a challenge, but with a little time and a lot of patience, you may be able to get your central heating back on without making a claim on your cover. Are all the radiators cold? If all the radiators…