Repairing broken and leaking water pipes

Repairing broken and leaking water pipes

Recently I’ve been called to repair leaking water pipes where contractors have accidentally broken the copper water service between the water meter and the house. These situations immediately create two plumbing emergencies. The first one is finding the water...
Replacing a Rinnai Eco 16 hot water unit

Replacing a Rinnai Eco 16 hot water unit

Today I had to attend a hot water unit on a rental house where the tenant was complaining about the hot water running cold. All I knew before I got there was that it was a continuous flow gas hot water unit and that it was frequently shutting off and delivering cold...

Breaking an expensive toilet

This was a very expensive toilet to break. It’s a Caroma Leda Invisi and I had to find one on Saturday morning to get the bathroom going again before this busy Adelaide hotel filled up with patrons that afternoon. The pan was broken low enough that the water no...
Repairing a Euromaid gas oven

Repairing a Euromaid gas oven

Getting the oven to stay lit + resealing the oven door This Euromaid gas oven (Davoren Park, Adelaide) would light but wouldn’t stay lit. It was the common case of lighting the pilot flame without any trouble but then when you released the gas knob, the pilot...

Welcome to the new website

Welcome to the new site, please come back again soon as I will be adding new blog posts quite frequently. Have a great Christmas and New Year, and all the best for 2014!