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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 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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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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