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How to prevent frozen pipes this winter

If you’re going away for the winter or just worried in general about your pipes freezing, you are not alone. We thought we’d give you a few top tips on how to prevent your pipes from freezing

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Tips for getting your home ready for winter

Days are getting shorter, nights are getting darker earlier and it’s just getting colder overall, that’s right winter is on its way, which I’m sure you’ve realised. So here are some tips to keep you warm and keep your home protected during the cold period.

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How to Keep Account Customers Happy - Plumber advice

Regular account custom is often at the heart of a successful plumbing business. If they feel as though they are treated well, account customers will often end up taking out lengthy contracts with the potential for contract growth being highly likely too.

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5 Crazy Things Found By Plumbers

Problems with plumbing are all too familiar for many homeowners and businesses alike. However, there are some reasons for clogging up our pipes that are slightly less common than others.

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Tips for saving money on your water bill from Plumbing for Less

At Plumbing for Less we know that it’s important to keep our prices competitive. With the cost of living ever increasing we thought we would also give you some handy hints on how to also save money on your water bill

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The benefits of underfloor heating

Underfloor heating is becoming an increasing trend in homes, especially in new builds and developments. The reason for this is because of the benefits they have over the conventional radiator that were all used too, continue reading to finds out what they are.

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Why it's Important to Keep Your Gutters Cleaned Out

It certainly not the best weekend job you could think of, but it is a very important one nonetheless.

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Why Is Drain Cleaning So Important?

A drains main function is to flush all wastewater out of the home; this makes the area a prime location for the build-up of mould and bacteria.

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Bathroom trends in 2018

These are the suites, showers, colours and fittings to choose now for a bathroom you'll love for years to come.

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Introducing our new website…

So, if you’re reading this you will probably have noticed our brand-new Plumbing For Less website! So why did we upgrade?

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The Importance of Pipe Insulation

If you feel that your houses plumbing system is not properly insulated, you should consult a plumbing professional immediately. Here are some important things you should know about pipe insulation

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How to Increase Water Pressure in Your Shower

We’ve all been there! You step into the shower on a Monday morning and the water pressure just isn’t there!

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Maintaining your gas boiler throughout winter

Annually having your gas boiler serviced doesn’t only keep it running more efficiently but it should also have a positive effect upon your energy costs and potentially increase the life span of your boiler.

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Add One of These Household Items to Your Bath to Solve Any Skin Concern

After a long hard day out and about, working, or looking after the kid, there’s nothing quite like getting back home and running yourself a wonderful hot steamy bath.

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Electric vs. Gas Water Heater

So you are in the market for a new heater - what's the best way to go? Electric or Gas?

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The Advantages and Disadvantages of Shower Curtains vs Shower Doors

So, you're wondering whether to go for a shower curtain or shower doors. Well, we thought we would have a look into the advantages and disadvantages of both.

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What are Macerators and What Types are Available

In a domestic sense, they are used where transferring sink and bathroom waste to existing pipes is rather difficult mainly due to the distance or height between the source and existing soil disposal system.

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What is Ducting?

Ducts are passages or conduits that are used in ventilation, heating and air conditioning to remove and deliver air. The airflows return air, supply air and exhaust air.

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The importance of guttering

Every house needs guttering... So we thought we would take it upon ourselves to find out what’s the importance of guttering?

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The Basics of Under floor Heating

In recent years, under floor heating has become rather popular in both Europe and the UK. Whether you are looking at a new build or updating an existing property, under floor heating should definitely be a consideration.

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The Advantages of Digital Showers

A digital showers main advantage is that they are easier to control. They are also more accurate when it comes to water temperatures.

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Create a spa experience in your own bathroom

Create a spa experience in your own bathroom. All it takes is a few simple additions and changes without you having to spend a fortune.

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Speed cleaning your bathroom

Not only is the bathroom one of the busiest places in the home, it’s also the place that almost every one of your visitors will visit at least once.

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Bathroom design trends to look out for in 2017

It’s hard to imagine any modern home without the essential bathroom. It is an important and functional part of any property and some may argue the most important part.

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Plumbing for Less - WINTER SALE 2016

Its winter 2016 and here at Plumbing for Less we are having a winter sale, allowing us to offer you massive savings on many of the popular bathroom products we have in store such as Bathroom fittings, showers, taps and accessories, and all from two of our top brands.

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Ways to unblock your bathroom plughole

The major contributor to your blocked bathroom plug is going to be that pesky human hair that seems to get everywhere.

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Is an en-suite the answer?

Bathrooms are a necessary room required for any home and you will know especially if you are blessed with children that it can be quite frustrating not having enough of them to go around for everyone in the home and even more so if this results in queues forming.

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Tips for presenting you bathroom if selling your house

So you're selling your home, the bathroom is definitely one room that buyers will be paying attention to and they love to be enticed by a beautiful bathroom that they can envision themselves in enjoying.

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Small things to perk up your bathroom that won’t take you forever

Has your bathroom seen better days? Is it cluttered with stuff, has it become dull and weary? This is one of the most used spaces in your home, seize control and turn it back in to the sanctuary it once was with some small makeovers. With minimal impact on time and cost but with what can have long lasting effects.

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Benefits of installing extractor fans

An extractor fan can be a very useful addition to your bathroom, even if you have a fully functioning window. The humidity created by baths, showers and even toilets, can have harmful effects to your interiors due to the moisture.

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Thinking of renovating your homes bathroom?

Thinking of renovating your homes bathroom? This can be a make or break situation for your bathrooms overall look, feel and lasting effect on its visitors.

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Why Choose Bristan

When it comes to showers and taps; Bristan are the experts. With over 35 years of experience, Bristan has become the biggest showers and Taps Company in the UK.

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Kitchen Inspirations 2016

Your kitchen is more than just space for cooking and eating, your kitchen is where all of the action in the home takes place.

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Bathroom Trend Predictions for 2016

2015 has now come to an end, us at Plumbing for Less have taken a look and picked out what we think will be the popular trends for your bathroom interiors.

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The Essential Plumbing Consumables

Our guide to the most essential plumbing consumables will tell you what you may need when you face a plumbing problem.

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How does central heating work?

The idea of central heating is very simple; your boiler which is normally located in an easy to access part of your house like your kitchen...

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The History behind Grohe

With them being the largest manufacturer of sanitary fittings, including kitchen and bathroom faucets/taps and shower systems...

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What flooring should you have in your bathroom

The flooring you choose for your bathroom is very important. You need a floor that is solid, durable and waterproof, as well as being stylish and attractive!

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Handy tips for small bathrooms!

We may all dream of having an expansive, luxurious bathroom, with a double basin sink, roll top bath and walk in shower – but let’s face, this is a little beyond reach for most of our budgets and homes!

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Adding colour to your bathroom

Recently, more and more we are starting to see bolder shades being added to bathroom designs, and we think it’s great! For those that want their bathroom to make a style statement, bright, bold colours can transform a bathroom and make such a difference.

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Make your Bathroom look bigger!

If your bathroom is on the smaller side, you’ll know it can be really hard to make it look make it look bigger! It’s not nice not being able to have the style bathroom or the accessories you would like to have in your bathroom due to the lack of size and space. That’s why we’ve written this quick and handy blog with a few tips on how you can effectively make your petite bathroom look a little bit grander...

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What kitchen sink should you buy

A kitchen sink may seem like a mundane, commonplace item in your house, but you will notice the difference if you suddenly have to start using a lower quality one. We’ve written this blog about different types of kitchen sinks and why people choose different styles, shapes and materials for theirs...

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Why update your bathroom fixtures?

You really don’t have to spend a fortune to improve the look and feel of your bathroom. If you’re a little strapped for cash but want to modernise and update your bathroom, you may want to consider replacing your smaller fixtures and fittings.

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Top-tips for making your shower-time more productive

Most of us really rely on our morning shower to wake us up and prepare us for the day ahead. While most people don’t love getting out of their warm, cosy beds in the morning, shower time is essential for rejuvenating sleepy heads and clearing the heavy-eyed haze.

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Keep your home warm with underfloor heating.

Underfloor heating produces more radiant heat than you would expect compared to a conventional radiator so it is a wise investment for your home.

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Advice for Frozen Pipes

Your pipes are vulnerable to freezing during Winter but there are a number of things you can do to prevent your pipes from freezing and ultimately bursting.

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Improve your bathroom with our top 5 tips

With Plumbing For Less, you can drastically overhaul and refresh an outdated or dull bathroom with just one or all of these top five bathroom additions.

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Shower vs. Bath – who wins?

Whether the main focus for your bathroom is design, aesthetics or function, here Plumbing For Less take a brief look at some of the benefits of baths and showers.

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Guide to Buying the Right Boiler

As the winter months close in, the purpose of a boiler becomes more and more apparent. If you have had the same boiler for a number of years now, it might be time to think about replacing it. But how do you go about buying the right boiler?

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Choosing the right shower for your home

Having a shower, whether first thing in the morning or late at night should be a refreshing and rejuvenating experience – if you’re feeling frustrated with your showering experience, it could be time to invest in a new one completely.

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How to Add Value to Your Bathroom

When you are trying to sell a house there are two rooms which are more important than any others: the kitchen and the bathroom. Here is some advice on how to renovate your bathroom to obtain the best possible price for your property.

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Bathroom supplies and picking the right one

Whether you’ve moved into a new house, decided to take on a new project or fancy a complete bathroom overhaul, picking the right plumbing supplies to suit your tastes and requirements can often be more of a chore than an enjoyable task.

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Stress-free bathroom renovations

Whether you want to completely overhaul your bathroom suite or perform a quick redecoration by implementing some new plumbing supplies or fittings it is worth planning ahead to ensure a stress free and more rewarding transformation.

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