Plumbing News

In the summertime, when the weather is hot (and your central heating’s not)

We hope you’re enjoying the glorious summer sun in Manchester (how often do you hear that phrase?) as much as we are at Monkey Wrench Plumbing Services. And we know …

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We are Gas Safe!

Monkey Wrench Plumbing Services is proud to announce that our Boss Monkey is now Gas Safe registered. Hurrah! Here’s our shiny new logo to prove it. This means if you …

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Surestop love

We first blogged about Surestop and their excellent products a few months ago. Now it seems as though we’re not the only people to appreciate them… “Being the kind of people …

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New bathroom installation

Monkey Wrench Plumbing Services teamed up with a fantastic builder friend of ours a couple of weeks ago to rip out an old bathroom and install a brand new one …

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Plumber tip: General plumbing check 5 – storage tank

We hope that you’ve found this week’s series of plumbing checks useful. Here’s the last one – and it’s an important one to keep you safe. 5. Check your cold …

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Plumber tip: General plumbing check 4 – corrosion

We hope that you’re finding this week’s series of blog posts on household plumbing checks useful. Here’s our penultimate tip: Check for signs of corrosion Corroding pipework not only eventually …

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Plumber tip: General plumbing check 3 – leaking taps

Today’s tip for checking your property’s plumbing is a simple one: 3. Check for leaking taps No real danger here, but a leaking tap can stain your sink or bath, …

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Plumber tip: General plumbing check 2 – sealant

Following yesterday’s post on stopcocks, welcome to our second blog post of the week, which carries on the theme of general plumbing checks you can make in your own property …

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Plumber tip: General plumbing check 1 – stopcock

If you’re anything like Mrs Monkey, you’ll know absolutely nothing about plumbing [‘Cheek!’ – MM], let alone what warning signs to look out for that could indicate a problem. Not, …

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Designer radiators: Hotech

Who says radiators have to be purely functional? Certainly not those artistic Italians over at Hotech. Take a look at some of the latest lovelies from their 2012 collection. Finished …

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