Caught in a Cold Shower? Reasons Why Your Hot Water May Not Be Working

Caught in a Cold Shower? Reasons Why Your Hot Water May Not Be Working

Have you ever found yourself in an awkward situation when you’re enjoying a wonderful, hot shower only to be cut short half way by an arctic blast of freezing cold water? Don’t worry. This has happened to the best of us and for those lucky ones who have yet to experience this – your time is coming!

When your hot water goes, there are many different things that could have gone wrong. If you have a system or open vent boiler system then it’s possible that your hot water tank/cylinder has run out of water. Or the zone valve has gone or there’s a problem with the boiler.

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Reputable Plumber: 7 Tips to Help Find a Reputable Plumber

Reputable Plumber: 7 Tips to Help Find a Reputable Plumber

It is my view that plumbers have gained an unfair reputation over the past few decades. Not many people like calling in a plumber. The work they do is expensive, and it always seems to cost more than quoted and take a longer time than promised. Plus, much like car repair shops, most people do not understand the work actual work that a plumber is doing.

It is incredibly easy for a plumber to rip off a homeowner and overcharge them for work that did not need to be done in the first place. Watch an episode of the popular TV program called ‘Cowboy Builders’ if you don’t know what I mean.

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