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A Guide To Plumbing Repairs

If you are experiencing a drip in your bathroom sink or you have a toiler that keeps running, it is time to contact a plumber to get it repaired. This guide will teach you all you need to know about plumbing repairs, including how much they cost and how to save money. So, before you start looking for a plumber, make sure to read our guide!

The Ultimate Plumbing Repairs Guide

How Much Does Hiring a Plumber Cost? 

Hiring a plumber costs vary based on the work involved and where you are based. Usually, plumbers charge by the hour and the repair can usually take two to four hours. 

Some plumbers, on the other hand, charge a fixed amount after inspecting the plumbing issue rather than offer an hourly cost. This is due to the fact that plumbing repairs differ from one property to the next. A simple clog removal in one home may take an hour, whilst a more difficult removal in another may take four hours. 

Your plumber's travel time may also contribute to your plumbing costs. If your plumber has to travel 30 miles to your home, he or she may charge an extra fee for the journey.

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Types of plumbing repairs

- Repairing a leaking tap 

- Repairing a clogged drain 

- Repairing leaky, burst or frozen pipes

- Drainage issues

These are just a few examples we have listed. If you are experiencing other plumbing issues get in touch with us today! Call our plumbers in Billingshurst, Pulborough and Storrington on 01903 740538 or 07871 725133.

How to save money on plumbing repairs

If your plumbing bills have increased, there are methods to save costs. Most homeowners' insurance claims are for plumbing repairs. You may avoid these pricey claims by following a few easy precautions. 

- Repair leaks as soon as you discover them. 

- Install low-flow toilets and showerheads. 

-Avoid pouring grease down the drain. 

-It is essential to get your plumbing system examined by a professional regularly. 

-Be cautious about what you flush down the toilet. 

Following these basic procedures may prevent many common plumbing issues and save a significant amount of money in the long term.