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Dewa Plumbing Pty Ltd

De Waterkant, Cape Town, WC (11.9km from Lansdowne)
Dewa plumbing pty is a time quality customer satisfaction driven company based in South Africa, we offer services ranging from construction & maintenance plumbing
Excellent
 |  Posted 1 month ago

Ray And Sons Plumbers

Ndabeni, Cape Town, WC (6.5km from Lansdowne)
ABOUT US Ray and Sons Plumbers was established 2006 in United Kingdom-Scotland Edinburgh. Ray and Sons Plumbers is under the directorship of its founder whom is Ray Dutuma and over the years he has established many successful businesses and he is still in operating today and has another company I & R plumbing which is based in Zimbabwe and Mozambique and the founder has 27years experience in plumbing industry. He is a master plumber and a Holder of City and Guids in plumbing, he also have Diploma in Healthy and Safty in construction. He has a Drailayer license and a...
excellent services
 |  Posted 3 months ago
WHAT WE DO • Geyser Replacement, Inspections and Repair • Supply and fix water meters • Plumbing construction and renovations • Sanitary and chrome ware • Water pressure and leak detection • Heat pump systems • Drainage and burst pipes • Bathroom renovations • Solar installations • Certificates of compliance ● 24/7 emergency plumbing services
 |  Posted 3 months ago

The Phronesis Plumbers

Claremont, Cape Town, WC (1.7km from Lansdowne)
We offer professional work in the plumbing. We believe the most important thing, in being a plumbing contractor, is to deliver a quality and dependable service that exceeds expectations. We have many years of experience, in delivering such a service and have a proven track record of being reliable, trustworthy, producing work to a high standard through quality workmanship and have the ability and expertise to meet deadlines.

Plumbingwaysconstantia

Claremont, Cape Town, WC (3.1km from Lansdowne)
Plumbingwaysconstantia provides plumber services in Claremont, Western Cape and surrounding suburbs.

Bay 2 Bay Plumbing

Rondebosch, Cape Town, WC (3.3km from Lansdowne)
Bay2Bay Plumbing offers affordable plumbing services in Cape Town’s Southern suburbs and the surrounding areas. For simple or complicated plumbing projects we are the last call you’ll ever have to make… from leaking taps to a burst geyser, we offer the best emergency plumbing services in Cape Town. No job is too simple – Call us now! Our team is dedicated to finding the best plumbing solution no matter what the problem is and we’ll do it at affordable and competitive rates…… To guarantee that we provide high standards for our workmanship we are registered with the Plumbing Industry Registration...




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How can a plumber be of help to me?

All people need water to carry out different functions in their daily lives. It is fair to say that most of us do not even think too much about the many ways in which we use water in our homes, nor where it comes from before it reaches our taps. That is, until something goes wrong and we are suddenly faced with a lack of water when we turn the taps on, or have too much of it because of a breakage or leak somewhere in the plumbing system and water is pouring all over the floor or through the ceiling from a burst geyser. When emergencies such as these happen, we need the services of a qualified and experienced plumber to sort the problem out.

Plumbers are integral to the building process

Plumbers are the specialists responsible for the installation and maintenance of water systems within buildings, whether these are situated in the industrial, commercial, corporate, health, business or private sectors. Water is used for consumption (drinking, cooking), sanitation, (washing and cleaning), cooling (think of air conditioners), drainage and sewerage. In order to fulfill these functions, water needs to be brought into and out of buildings through a system of pipes which need to be adequately supported or fixed to walls.

These pipes are connected to fixtures such as heating and cooling units and appliances such as air conditioners, washing machines, tumble dryers, dishwashers and refrigerators, washbasins and sinks, bathtubs, toilets and water heating systems such as geysers. It is the responsibility of the plumber to install fixtures such as sinks, basins, baths and toilets and ensure that water can be supplied to and removed from these fixtures efficiently and without leaks or blockages.

They ensure that fittings and valves are correctly assembled prior to installation, and are also tasked with installing gas pipes for internal gas appliances. Plumbers are the “fix-it” guys who will ensure that all these systems are working correctly by identifying and repairing leaks and broken water connections, clearing blocked pipes and drains and repairing or replacing faulty geysers. During property renovations where the layout of existing kitchens, sculleries and bathrooms are completely revamped, a plumber will be called in to move the piping in accordance with the new design.

Plumbers are also called in as part of the ongoing need to conserve and harvest rainwater and collect internal - so-called ‘grey’ water water from showers, for instance, so that this can be used later for either household or garden use. Household use could include using the water for filling toilet cisterns or laundry use. Externally, plumbers are responsible for the installation of irrigation and water misting systems, particularly on large-scale projects such as plant nurseries and farms.

What qualifications does a plumber need?

A plumber must have the necessary professional qualifications in order to practice his trade in any country. In South Africa, he must undergo a period of industry-recognised training and an apprenticeship before beginning to practice. A reputable plumber will be registered with the Plumbing Industry Registration Board. A career in plumbing may easily be started by working as an assistant to a qualified and experienced plumber, as hands-on training is always a valuable learning aid. Some plumbing installations require a reasonable knowledge of electrics, such as when installing a new geyser which is connected to the premises’ electricity supply. They are able to install refrigerators which have a plumbed-in water supply for ice or iced water and ensure that these are operating correctly.

How to find the right plumber for your needs

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Whilst plumbers are beginning to use the internet to expand their advertising visibility, their services do not generally lend themselves to exposure on dedicated websites. Nonetheless, you can use search sites such as Uptasker to locate a plumber in your specific geographical location. Uptasker has the added benefit of providing online ratings and customer reviews as they become available, so you can easily obtain real information on the value that service providers are giving. Alternatively, you can check the Yellow Pages, newspapers, house and home magazines or catalogues, renovation and building publications and brochures for their adverts. You may be lucky enough to find a plumber through flyers which are distributed at certain times with special offers and pricing, which is a definite bonus if you are looking for a plumber at the same time that they are offering specials.




Top plumbing tips

Top plumbing tips

Every private home- or business-owner has, at some time, needed the expertise of a plumber to repair irritating water issues stemming from leaky pipes or connections because of normal wear and tear on the moving parts such as taps or because of rust. Most home-owners have, at some time, had to face the disruption of a burnt-out geyser thermostat or damage caused by a burst geyser. Whether minor or major, these problems really need to be sorted out by an experienced and knowledgeable plumber who can do more than simply apply a temporary fix.  Work with the best plumber you can afford from the beginning, and save yourself costly repairs further down the line. For more tips, see our plumber articles.


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