Tag Archives: David Conroy

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

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Sewer overflow makes Coogee a “smelly place”

Coogee means “smelly place” and yesterday the beautiful beach, just 500 metres from our HQ lived upto the name given by indigenous Australians. The smell and subsequent beach closure was brought about by a blocked Sydney Water sewer main in … Continue reading

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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

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Toilet Hygiene #1

Q. What’s the 3rd most un-hygienic place in the bathroom? A. The toilet flush button. Who’d have thought? Now, wash your hands!

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A plumbers view Super Bowl 2016

Sunday, February 7th was Super Bowl 50 Sunday in San Francisco. By now you may know The Denver Broncos beat the Carolina Panthers 24-10 at Levi’s Stadium. What’s that got to do with plumbing I hear you ask. Well plenty, … Continue reading

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Wipes can be expensive

As you know, upto 85% of blocked drains are caused by tree roots and easily managed. But, there is a growing number of blockages that are caused by “hygienic wipes”. Hygienic wipes block up house drains and sewer mains that … Continue reading

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Don’t flush facial tissues

85% of blocked drains are caused by tree roots however, What you flush down your loo can contribute to that blockage.

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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

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Rain causes Bronte wall collapse.

Sydney’s sustained rainfall has almost washed out the third cricket test between Australia and the West Indies at the Sydney Cricket Ground. The rain may have helped the Windies at the SCG but nearby Bronte residents awoke yesterday to find … Continue reading

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Clear the air

Many of us are back to work today January 4th 2016 after our Christmas break. Time, love and laughter with family and friends, rest and re-charge. We’ve had a few plumbing emergencies that couldn’t wait. Blocked drains, burst water pipes … Continue reading

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