All aspects of Plumbing

Plumbing work covers a wide range of services, it can be anything from bathroom installation, bathroom design, wet room installation, WC installation, boiler replacements, radiator replacements, power flushing, central heating repair, heating maintenance, toilet repairs and leak repairs. Plumbing isn’t just about bathrooms and water it’s about your boilers and heating too; plumbers will carry out most aspects of plumbing repair, maintenance and installations. When you’re considering having any plumbing work carried out make sure you check out companies and tradespeople online to see how other people have found the work they carry out and the service they provide.

As well as looking into a company or person look for signs of any connections with associations such as APHC (Association of Plumbing & Heating Contractors) and the gas safe registered badge; if they have associations and certifications such as these then you know you’re in safe hands because to have these accreditations they must high standards and strict criteria. Repairs and maintenance are standard for most plumbers, but if you’re looking for installations of bathrooms, boilers or heating systems then consider looking for a more experienced and long standing one, as they will know how to deal with things like design when it comes to bathrooms and installing boilers and heating that meet your water and heating needs.

Repairs and Maintenance

When it comes to bathrooms, sinks, wetrooms and toilets it’s important to remember that no matter how little or long you’ve had them they will suffer a problem that needs repairing sooner or later. Plumbers carry out a range of repair work on leaking pipes, toilet repairs, tap repairs, bath repairs, basin replacements, bath replacements and shower repairs. As well as dealing with general home plumbing and bathroom repairs most plumbers also deal with boiler and central heating repairs. The most common repair work of boiler and central heating systems is pipe repairs, ignitions problems, pressure issues, control box problems, leaking radiators and radiator replacement.

There are ways to help avoid repairs with your plumbing and heating systems, by carrying out continued maintenance of your systems. Having regular checks done on your boiler and heating systems, will involve having an engineer coming to your home every 6 to 12 months to carry out a thorough check of the system to ensure it is running safely and efficiently, regular maintenance of can help to identify an issue before it turns into major problem. Plumbers can also come out and check things like your toilet and sink to ensure the washers connecting pipes are on tight enough and aren’t wearing down to help avoid leaking pipes and broken taps.

Plumbing Installations

If you need a new or replacement basin, toilet, sink, shower or bath then make sure you have a qualified and experienced plumbing carry out the work, using an professional to carry out the installation work can help to stop any problems occurring later down the line. Using a professional plumber ensure you are provided with a high quality installation service and when they leave you, you’ll have peace of mind knowing that what you’ve had installed will work correctly. Trained plumbers will also have experience of dealing with design, they can carry out the installation of things like bathrooms, over bath showers or wet rooms but they can also work with you to create and design suitable bathrooms and wetrooms to meets size specifications, your requirements and your personal style.

Plumbing to Heating

If you’re looking for a new boiler or central heating system then it’s imperative to have it installed by a professional plumber who is gas safe registered. Replacing boilers and heating systems isn’t always cheap but in the long run it will help you to save you money, by having a more energy efficient boiler and heating system it will keep your property warmer for longer, provide you with quick and easy access to hot water and will start to bring down those costly energy bills. When you’re considering a new system or a replacement for an existing one, a plumber should come out to you to assess your property’s size and current heating system, this allows to see if you’ll need need new pipes or radiators when your new boiler is fitted, it will also allow them to assess the best type of boiler for your property type and your needs.

Who Should Carry Out Plumbing Work

Plumbing should always be carried out by a qualified professional, this is not only for your peace of mind but it’s to ensure that the work is carried out to safe and high standard. When you’re looking for a plumber keep an eye out for signs such as gas safe registered and associations with groups like APHC (Association of Plumbing & Heating Contractors) this lets you know that they carry out their work to a high standard and to set criteria. No matter what type of plumbing work you need you should always put safety first and use a reputable and professional plumber.