Category Archives: How to

Home Buyers Beware

Home buyers beware. For us, the heat in the real estate market is reflected in the lack of due diligence by potential home buyers prior to purchasing properties in our suburban real estate grab. Yesterday we helped a young couple … Continue reading

Posted in Blocked drains, How to, Plumbing Must See, Plumbing Services | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Should plumber’s quotes be free?

Some plumbers provide free quotes. Many don’t! For the simple jobs a plumber can usually give you a rough estimate over the phone. However, more complicated projects usually need a site inspection and sometimes exploratory surgery if you want a … Continue reading

Posted in How to, Plumber Sydney, Plumbing Hints and Tips, Plumbing Knowledge, Plumbing Services, Plumbing Tips | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

See it for yourself

Today our post is simple. A new client from Bronte called because they’d had 3 blocked drains since Christmas causing the downstairs toilet to overflow throughout their basement. YUK! The plumber they had been using didn’t have a drain camera. … Continue reading

Posted in Blocked drains, Drainoscopy, Emergency Plumbing, How to, Plumbing Must See, Plumbing Videos | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

New Blood

Its a simple thing to give blood. It doesn’t hurt at all! In fact it makes you feel really good…. and you get to help someone else. Who knows, I may get to help you or your loved ones. So … Continue reading

Posted in Drainoscopy, Emergency Plumbing, Furk, How to, Plumber Sydney, Plumbing Hints and Tips | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Welcome to Movember. Mens Health Month

Mens health is something very close to my heart. Having lost my dad in 2009 to prostate cancer at 73 is something that changed the way I look at my own health and health checks. Over this month Movember I … Continue reading

Posted in How to, Plumber Sydney, Plumbing Must See, Plumbing Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Water Saving Tips for your Garden.

Did you know about 35% of household water usage occurs in the garden. In my daily rounds the common theme is how the spring has unfolded, the gardens are in bloom, the Jasmine flowers have come and gone. We’ve had … Continue reading

Posted in How to, Plumber Sydney, Plumbing Hints and Tips, Plumbing Tips | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Why use an electric eel

Dateline: March 21st 2015 Less than 5% of blocked drains in Sydney are cleared by electric eel. The rest are cleared and cleaned by high pressure water drain cleaners that operate by pumping clean water at very high pressure through … Continue reading

Posted in Blocked drains, Drainoscopy, Emergency Plumbing, How to, Plumber Sydney, Plumbing Hints and Tips, Plumbing Knowledge, Plumbing Technology, Plumbing Tips, Plumbing Videos | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Happy Plumbers + Great Service = Happy Clients

We have a great team of plumbers here at The Lone Drainer and Pronto! They are good at their job They Love their work. We call it “Furk”! Having FUn..at..woRK So on Monday afternoon, 27th October 2014, I got this … Continue reading

Posted in Blocked drains, Emergency Plumbing, Furk, How to, Plumber Sydney, Plumbing Hints and Tips, Plumbing Tips | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

My Plumber is a Wizard

Sometimes its great to laugh at ourselves. I’ve always loved the Wizard and this is a good one!

Posted in Blocked drains, Emergency Plumbing, Hot Water Plumbing, How to, Plumber Sydney, Plumbing Hints and Tips, Plumbing Jokes, Plumbing Services, Plumbing Tips | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Water….. Water everywhere

Its been raining……. a lot! We have had blocked stormwater pipes, blocked sewer pipes, burst pipes, damaged water pipes and leaking taps of all kinds to attend too. The common denominator is Water Yes Water. Now summer is just around … Continue reading

Posted in How to, Plumbing Services | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment