Not all plumbing jobs require the services of a plumber, read through the the list below to find out some usefull plumbing infomation and things you can do to to help your plumbing systems at home.
Water leaks are easy to detect, make sure all taps are off and no water is being used for the time the line is being tested, check your water meter and record the numbers, wait one hour and check it agin, if the numbers have incresced its normaly i sign of a water leak.
Your pressure temperature relief valve on your hot water service should be flushed out evey 6 months to clear the line and to make sure the valve is working correctly.
Turn off your water at the meter, remove tapware of driping tap, remove the spindle from the breach to access the washer to replace it, fully unwind the spindle from its housing to access the 8.5mm rubber o ring so it can be replaced, apply tap greese to the spindle, refit the spindle and tapware, turn on the water at the meter and check the tap for leaks.
buy a special toilet plunger from your local hardware store, making sure the pan is full of water place the plunger in to the pan and create a good seal with the sides, start with a few smaller up and down movements and gradualy build up to larger movements, if the toilet is still blocked after a few goes the sewer might be blocked down the line further and a special machine might be needed to fix this problem,better plumbing solutions have the right equipment and solution to fix your problem blocked drains today.
Cleaning of your gas heater is very important, use a vacum and new paint brush to give the heater and air vents a good dusting, also your return air grill in most cases will have a air filter that can be changed without the need of any special tools or knowledge, the grill should just simply unscrew or lift off so the filter can be changed.
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