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World Toilet Day: Thank your toilet

World Toilet Day: Thank your toilet

Today we are celebrating World Toilet Day, the one day dedicated to raising awareness about the need for safe and sustainable sanitation around the world.In the lead up to today, we pretty much had seen and read it all when it came toilets – images, unusual facts,...

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World Toilet Day: 10 Things You Don’t Know About Toilets

World Toilet Day: 10 Things You Don’t Know About Toilets

Happy World Toilet Day! Today is all about celebrating the humble water closet, along with the private ritual it is used for and recognising its very important part in making everyday life much easier. But what about those who don’t have a toilet? As we uncovered last...

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World Toilet Day 2014 – a Sydney plumber’s view

World Toilet Day 2014 – a Sydney plumber’s view

Here’s a question for you: How much do you care about your toilet? We would be willing to bet that billions of people would love to have it! Think about the upheaval when it's blocked. Better yet, think about not having one.  Your daily life would be very different....

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Hide or pride? Styling around water tanks

Hide or pride? Styling around water tanks

A hot water tank or a rainwater storage tank at your house isn’t the prettiest thing in your backyard. But there are two things you can do: hide it or make it a feature. Here are five styling tips for your water tank while keeping it functional.

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What to do when you trap a boundary trap

What to do when you trap a boundary trap

A beautiful landscaped garden in Earlwood Sydney turned into an enemy of the waterways causing a blocked boundary trap. Pippy the J Van tells the story of what happens when gardens and plumbing don’t get along, and how Darren fixed it…

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Check it while it’s hot: 5-second hot water maintenance

Check it while it’s hot: 5-second hot water maintenance

Want to make sure your hot water doesn’t tank this winter? This one maintenance check takes just 5 seconds and will help to keep your water heater running safely Have you heard of exploding hot water tanks (yikes)? It might sound like the beginning of a Myth Busters...

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Six tricks with plumbing pipes

PVC pipes are a plumbing staple because of its water, corrosion and chemical resistance. But there are a few other helpful things you can do with PVC pipes around the home that are not plumbing related.

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