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My stopcock is leaking – help!

You might be able to stop your leaking stopcock or dripping stopcock with the right tools and effort. Just read this step-by-step advice to get your stopcock working perfectly again. Before we move further, remember! Everyone with our plumbing and drainage cover service plans will receive a quick repair within 24 hours of the time…

Leakage of water from a toilet

My toilet is leaking – help!

A leaking toilet is unpleasant and may even be nauseatingly disgusting. Repairing a leaking toilet might be an unattractive task, but it’s not necessarily particularly complicated, and you may be able to fix your toilet without too much effort. Where is the toilet leaking from? Clear up any water from the floor with your least…

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What are Energy Performance Certificates?

If you’re selling a property, putting it up for rent, or even if you’ve built a house from scratch, you’ll need to order an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC). This certificate is provided by a certified domestic energy assessor (DEA) and determines the energy efficiency rating of your property. EPCs must be ordered before the property…

Why do boilers break down?

In the main, modern combi boilers are strong, sturdy, and resilient appliances that provide central heating and hot water with no fuss for many years. But behind the boiler cover is an array of complicated technology and advanced engineering, and it’s not to say you won’t encounter a time when your boiler broke down. There…

My boiler was not installed properly

There are few boiler problems more serious than a boiler that has not been installed properly. Gas appliances should only be installed, maintained and repaired by Gas Safe contractors, such as the thousands of contractors 247 Home Rescue has access to, and should not be fitted or tinkered with by unskilled people. The overwhelming majority…