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Common Issues

Hiring A Plumber

Do I really need to hire a Plumber? The short answer to this question is yes, you really do need to hire a plumber. With the plethora of informatio...

Is water hammer causing annoyance on your premises?

If your pipes are making a banging sound, it’s most likely being caused by ‘water hammer’. We’re familiar with a great variety of customer enquirie...

Leaking washing machine taps, the silent destroyer

A potential money-drainer lurks in your household Leaking washing machine taps loom as a potential unwanted cost to you. A silent destroyer of sort...

My pipes are making a banging sound, can you fix it?

Yes, Pure Plumbing Professionals can fix this problem which is often known as water hammer. What is Water Hammer? A shock wave of high water pr...

When do I need to get building over or next to assets approval?

Water authorities spend millions of dollars a year installing and maintaining freshwater, wastewater and stormwater infrastructure including drains...

Why do I have low water pressure in my home?

The inconvenience and frustration that comes from little to no water pressure can be incredibly disruptive to your household. Whether your shower i...


Installation

Pros and cons of in-wall toilet cisterns

This sleek, modern toilet design is the biggest change in toilets since the dual flush. In-wall toilet cisterns (sometimes referred to as a conceal...

TMV vs Tempering Valve - What are they and why do we need them?

Tempering valves and TMV's get mixed up quite a bit so we've put together some facts to help our customers understand what they are and why they sh...

Why does plumbing need to be vented?

Plumbing systems need to be vented to prevent water syphoning out of the drain traps in your home. This system stops sewer gases from the drai...


Maintenance

How to stop a noisy tap

Isn’t it funny how you only notice when your tap is making too much noise, and you never thank it for being wonderfully quiet every time you fill u...

What is backflow testing?

Backflow testing ensures the device is working to protect the drinking water in your area. During a backflow test, your plumber will turn off the d...


Miscellaneous

Are plumbing leaks covered by insurance?

Ahh, the topic of insurance. We all know that insurance companies can be a little tricky sometimes, and it is always good to know what you are and ...

What plumbing work can I do and when do I need to call a plumber?

What plumbing work can you do? Change a tap washer, yep, that just about covers it. For everything else call a licenced plumber to ensure it's done...

Which way do I turn to tighten plumbing?

Turning the nut or tap clockwise will tighten it whilst turning it counter clockwise will loosen it. NEED A QUALIFIED PLUMBER? ...


Repairs

How to fix a leaking tap

Fix a Leaking Tap 101 So, your tap has been leaking a lot, and you have finally decided to do something about it. Leaking taps can easil...


Servicing


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