vineri, 24 iulie 2015
Today we are going to talk about the situations that you cannot do anything about, because they are too difficult for you to even try.
Therefore, if you find your house floor covered in water, and you did turn off the supply, but the water still runs all over the place, you should know that is the perfect situation for an emergency plumber. Under no circumstances are you to try and clog the pipes or what other strange idea comes to your mind at that moment. No, just call the plumber, he will fix it.
Another perfect situation for a plumber is when there is NO water. The lack of water may be the sign of a serious clog or a compound of relatively smaller problems. Also, make sure your water supplier bill is payed, to get that out of your way.
Also, serious clogs that go away easily, that is another reason to call in a serious plumber. At start you may be able to unclog the pipe yourself with some commercial products, but if that doesn’t work, it’s better and quicker to call the plumber. This is especially the case of the sewer drains that collect all the waste in the house. You will know you have a problem with this by the foul smell that will come out of the sinks and tubs.
Remember, there are situations you can deal with on your own, but some are just out of your reach. Contact some of the best plumbers in your town, whenever that is the case.
joi, 25 iunie 2015
People get excited when they move into a new home, especially because it’s new. But they need to make sure they know a few rules of maintenance that you should respect, no matter what.
First of all you should get a good look at the plumbing. Although you are not a professional plumber, you will tell if there is any kind of leak.
One professional Dublin plumber gave me some simple rules to follow and I decided to share them with you.
Also, one of the simplest rules of “healthy plumbing” is to “never throw down the toilet, or the sink, or the basin of the garbage disposal anything that can create a clog”. In this category you find anything from tissues to small pieces of plastic, wood or metal. If you have children, toddlers, do not let them play near the toilet – the instinct of “let’s throw this in the toilet and see what happens” will instantly wake and they will leave you with a very sour surprise.
Also, you should keep a calendar of things you should do regularly.
For example, each month you should make sure to:
- Clean the dishwasher drain bin;
- Clean the sink disposal from the kitchen;
- Also run water and flush the toilets in the bathrooms or other rooms in the house you do not normally use.
Each year there are some things that will help your piping last longer. Therefore, include on your list:
- Cleaning the showerheads and clean the sediments;
- Check the bathtub and the basin for any leaks and cracks;
- Insulate water pipes in the unheated areas, to avoid winter cracks and spring leaks and floods.
Hopefully the Dublin plumber didn’t waste his time on me, and I hope my house stays safe for as long as possible. For more tips and information feel free to visit the website.
duminică, 24 mai 2015
Living in a crowded city like Dublin may be tough for some people. Especially for those that move in that don’t really have it going on and are still trying to merge among the inhabitants.
When it comes to home emergencies you need to know what alternatives you have and who to call.
Of course the traditional emergency call is still available, but nowadays you need to have some other emergency calls written on your fridge. Finding emergency plumbers in Dublin is not really that hard. There must be up to ten plumbing companies that work around the clock, 24/7, therefore, one should still be available for you. A single click away lie some of the best Dublin plumbers, all you have to do is contact them immediately.
To prove that you are indeed cautious, you should call them every once in a while just for procedure. Just like any other thing, plumbing needs checking up every now and then, to make sure that everything is in order.
Try and be as thorough as possible because you live there, it’s your house and you should not neglect it, not for financial reasons, or of some other sort. Take care of what is yours and you shall never need emergency anything. Cautious people live a little better just because they paid attention to the things they needed to do, at their right time.
joi, 23 aprilie 2015
I believe little things to be as scary as coming home to a flooded house. Now there could be some things more horrible that this, but to a single woman in a crowded city a flooded house is a living nightmare. Lately not even the men are safe from the “flooded house scare” because very few of them still know how to work their way around plumbing and repairs around the house. What is there to be done?
As I have said in a prior post you absolutely need to include a plumber in you urgent call list. Make it emergency plumbers (as in more than one) because one of them may be busy, and you do not have the luxury to wait for too long. Emergency plumbers usually work in shifts so that they can cover all time periods, just as any emergency service.
What can you call them in for? If you detect any problems, from leaking in your external, or rather visible plumbing, to leaks in your walls, clogged toilets or pipes, you can call them in directly.
How do you find emergency plumbers nowadays? You search them on the internet, of course. Surely, if you happen to know one that is truly professional, you can call him directly, but otherwise, is better to look for one online, while your house is still in perfect condition. You cannot really search for one on the internet while your walls are leaking aggressively, so what better time to find one if not right now? Get your notebook, or a piece of paper and start surfing the internet for the best emergency plumbers in your city. Of course, you can call them in right away only for a check-up but keep their phone number in reach, it may come in handy!
marți, 10 februarie 2015
Living in big cities has its advantages, of course, but oh dear, how many disadvantages as well. In a small community you feel protected, while in a big city you are happy to even find someone to talk to. The thing is not even in your darkest times, no one can help you, in a big city.
This happens either because they are too busy, they don’t care, and they actually can not.
I found this fact all on my own when I had real “house problems”. One morning I woke up to a leak. Not just any leak, but one big enough to rapidly transform my house in a pool. The first thought I had in mind was where do I find plumbers in Dublin? I was new in town, I barely knew anyone, and any second now my neighbors would find out about my leak.
I grasped the yellow pages and started calling all the plumbers in Dublin I could find. I have finally found a team that could arrive at my house in less than an hour, but I had one more problem. How would I contain all that water and prevent it from damaging my downstairs neighbors?
I pulled all the towels I could find in my closet and started absorbing with the towels all the water I could.
When the plumbers arrived I was still trying to contain the water. They saved me when they pulled out of their bag some sort of a vacuum cleaner that sucked in all the water and then they threw it in the sewer. When they were gone a few hours later, my house was dry again, and the pipes were all fixed. I am going to remember this episode for the rest of my life, but at least now I know where to find the best plumbers in Dublin.