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Plumbing Facts You Need To Know before calling a plumber

If you’re not a DIY enthusiast or a professional plumber, you may never have given a second thought to the water that comes out of your taps. However, when something goes wrong there’s information that you might need to have to hand to make it easier to resolve the issue. Here’s a list of some of the…

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Plumbing Checks For Your New Home Pt 2

In our second part to helping you spot potential problems that a surveyor would probably have missed, RW Plumbing Solihull will help you to identify obvious and not so obvious problems and allow you to do a few plumbing checks on your property. Toilets If you get blown away by a strong air freshener and…

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Accessible Wet Room / Walk In Shower Solihull

Installations of wet rooms and walk in showers are becoming more and more popular for the elderly as they ditch less accessible baths in favour of ease of use. If you are finding it hard to get in and out of your bath, then a wet room or walk in shower could be the solution. …

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Plumbing Checks For Your New Home PT1

Although when buying a new home, you will have a surveyor to check a lot of areas, there are still a lot of factors to check in the property. At RW Plumbing Solihull we have compiled a few checks to do to spot for problems. Water Marks or Stains Carefully inspect the walls and ceilings…

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Heating Advice To Keep Heat In and Bills Down

Whilst we are in one of the mildest of winters, the nights are still cold and we need to use our heating to warm our homes.  Knowing how to warm your home in the most efficient way without feeling the chill is extremely important and here at RW Plumbers Solihull we can help you. Reduce…

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Plumbing Tip See if your Toilet is Leaking

A very easy plumbing tip to see if you have a leaky toilet is to add a few drops of food colouring into the cistern. Wait for around 20 to 30 minutes and then examine the toilet bowl for evidence of the added colour.  If you notice the food colouring in the water you have located…

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How to Thaw a Frozen Water Pipe

Now that the weather is getting colder, there is a chance that unprotected pipes could freeze. Initially you need to identify the location of the frozen pipe by checking the flow of water from all appliances.  Check for exposed pipes too, to prevent future freezing. Once the frozen pipe has been found it is good…

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New Tarmac Drive in Alvechurch

We recently transformed a drive in Latimer Road, Alvechurch from a loose chippings nightmare to a clean, solid standing. The client was tired of the uneven surface that was not only difficult to drive and walk on but also created quite a mess when loose stones sprayed across the path.  After looking through our portfolio…

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Central Heating and Boiler Tips

Keeping your boiler and central heating working in tip top condition and as efficient as possible is extremely important to keep utility bills down and prevent costly repairs. Below are a few tips to help maintain your boiler: 1) Make sure your cylinder is adequately lagged at all times 2) Ensure that your radiators are…

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Wet Room Installation Birmingham

A wet room is best installed by a professional, because unlike a regular shower cubicle, there is far more area to make water proof and far more procedures to follow. RW Plumbings wet room installation Birmingham have been installing these facilities for many years so have overcome many hurdles and problems along the way which…

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What You Can Grow In Shady Spaces

All shade is not equal. Some shady conditions will yield much more produce than others will, while some areas are better left for hostas and moss. Gardeners should be familiar with the different types of shade, but should also keep in mind that measuring how much shade your garden gets isn’t always easy.

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What is a Wet Room?

There a several styles and types of wet rooms to suit everyones taste and style.  Not only are they the new must have accessory to your home but they will also add value too. Where do you even start when thinking about converting your existing bathroom? The first question you need answering is whether you…

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Bathroom Ideas from a Bathroom Fitter Solihull

It is hard to keep up with the ever changing bathrooms ideas due to new trends and returning fashions.  New technology also brings new dimensions and possibilities into the bathroom in the way of music, tv, bluetooth controlled showers and whirlpool baths. When enquiring for a bathroom fitter Solihull, look no further than RW Plumbing…

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Keep Your Drains Blockage Free in the Winter

Due to rising costs of using hot water in the homes we are finding that more and more people are suing hot water more sporadically in the home. As plumbers in Solihull, we would suggest not to forget how important hot water is at keeping your pipes clear and free of grime and grease build…

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Solihull Plumbers and Builders you can rely on

RW Building UK are professional plumbers and builders in Solihull offering a range of building and plumbing services to both commercial and domestic clients in Birmingham and Solihull. Our skilled professional builders in Solihull offer the following services Loft Conversion Extensions Painting and Decorating Tiling New Builds Home Maintenance Building Refurbishment Kitchen Installation Garden Decking…

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Bleeding a Radiator in your Home

You notice your radiator isn’t heating up If you find that the top of your radiator isn’t heating up then you may find that air has entered the system and is preventing the warm water from circulating.  The air rises to the top and can be released by bleeding the radiator. Remember to turn the…

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Kitchen Fitters Birmingham from your Local Plumber

The Kitchen Installation Birmingham team from RW Plumbing understand the the kitchen is the centre point of any home so it is essential part that you must get right.  Design and installation must be completed by a competent plumber.  The RW Plumbing Kitchen fitters Birmingham have been installing kitchens in Birmingham and Solihull for many…

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Overcharging Plumbers Can Affect Their Future Business

Plumbers have been known to rip off unsuspecting customers but only seem to get away with it for so long before their reputation catches up with them. You should always agree a price before the plumber undertakes any work and where possible consult another professional plumber for a like for like quote to compare or…

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New Fitted Kitchen Installation Birmingham

Deciding on a new kitchen installation Birmingham is exciting but also a huge decision.  There are many things that prevent us from considering a new kitchen and these include the cost and the disruption without even considering the type of kitchen you want. RW Plumbing will not only help you in choosing the best kitchen…

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A Recommended Bathroom Fitter Solihull

RW Plumbing are recommended bathroom fitters in Solihull covering all of the West Midlands and Solihull.  RW Plumbing is a growing bathroom fitter with many years experience with fitting bathrooms and fitted kitchens across Birmingham and Solihull. Our bathroom fitting service is second to none, from initial design consultation to fitting or refitting a new bathroom.…

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