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  • 5 things to Consider When Buying a Pool Pump

    Pool pumps are at the core of every swimming pool since they control the water-flow system. They pass water through the main filtration system and then send the water back to the pool. Therefore, a small malfunction with the pump will render the entire pool cleaning system ineffective causing poor or inadequate filtration of the water.  You, therefore, need to get a perfect one and have an experienced plumber install it in order to ensure the swimming pool is safe for use.
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  • Top 4 Benefits of Using A Heat Pump For Pool Heating

    Pool heating has many benefits, one of which is the fact that you will be able to extend the swimming season to the colder months. Freezing during the winter can also cause damage to your pool and the area around it. Installing a pool heating system also increases property value. There are several pool heating options to choose from, including heat pumps. Heat pumps have become increasingly popular thanks to their inherent advantages.
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  • 3 Signs your hot water system needs maintenance

    Many homeowners don't realise how important their hot water systems are until the system breaks down. Hot water systems in homes determine much more than how comfortable your shower will be. They also affect your dishwasher, washing machine and overall energy consumption. Being capable of detecting early warning signs of maintenance can help you avoid costly repairs and high utility bills down the road. Here are three signs that indicate your hot water system is due for maintenance.
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  • Underrated Issues That Can Lead to Serious Plumbing Emergencies

    For a good number of people, the term 'plumbing emergency' constitutes a massive problem with their plumbing system. Thus, anything from a clogged toilet to a burst pipe is what will prompt some homeowners to see emergency plumbing services. But have you ever considered that plumbing emergencies could be avoided? When you are providing your plumbing system with the care and attention it needs, you can spot the signs of a problem early and have your 24/7 emergency plumber attend to it before it becomes substantially worse.
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  • Choosing an Access Cover

    Access covers for water supply and sewage are important for covering and protecting against dirt and water whilst remaining stable under heavy traffic without budging or rocking. The best covers allow easy and convenient access to underground services without compromising on decorative style and finishing. Access covers come in a range of shapes, sizes and materials which are selected according to the site area in which they will be installed. Australian standards and guidelines have particular requirements for access covers and must comply with specific Australian guidelines.
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  • Installing pipes for acidic waste? 4 factors you should look for

    The plumbing systems of laboratories across the country need to be efficient and reliable. As opposed to domestic plumbing systems, a burst pipe that's carrying acidic waste can harm both people and the environment. Therefore, laboratory and industrial pipes need to perform at a much higher level than many other plumbing systems. If you're looking to install pipes that will carry acidic waste, here are 4 important factors to consider.
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  • Why Does Your Hot Water Smell When You Get Back After a Holiday?

    If you've just got home after a long holiday, then you may be looking forward to nothing more than a nice long soak in the bath or a relaxing shower. Your homecoming may not be as pleasant as you'd like, however, if you notice that your hot water doesn't smell so good when you start running your taps or turn on your shower. Why does this happen and what should you do about it?
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  • The Harmful Effects of Hard Water on Hair

    Australian men and women spend huge amounts of money on shampoos, conditioners and hair styling products to keep their hair silky soft, smooth and easy to style, but many people underestimate the effects of the water they use for hair washing. If you wash your hair regularly in hard water, it could end up looking lank and losing its shine. Here are a few of the effects that hard water can have on your hair.
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  • Blocked Kitchen Drain? 2 Main Culprits and How to Prevent Them

    What would you do if you heard gurgling from your sink, followed by nasty liquid? Often, you have no choice but to call in a plumber so that your normal kitchen functions can take place again. Of course, this situation can generally be prevented if you take the proper precautions. This article highlights the top two culprits that cause kitchen drain blockages and how to prevent them. 1. Fats and oils
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  • Answering Questions About Common Plumbing Problems in the Home

    It's never good for a homeowner to overlook or ignore even minor plumbing problems in the home, as minor problems can be a symptom of damaged plumbing pipes and fixtures, and these small problems can lead to outright plumbing emergencies. To ensure that you maintain your home's plumbing pipes and pieces properly, and to help you avoid a plumbing emergency, note a few questions about common home plumbing problems. Why do faucets drip?
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