Drainage Archives - Plumber Brunswick

Tree roots vs drain pipes: How to be on the winning team

In Melbourne we love our treelined suburban streets – they provide shade, filter the air, and look beautiful. But underground, your favourite tree could be causing serious and expensive damage to your stormwater or sewer pipes. Here we walk through why tree roots cause blocked drains and how to fix the problem. read more →

How you can prevent blocked drains in your home

There’s never an ideal moment to find yourself having to deal with a blocked drain. They’re a hassle, and, in some cases, they can be tricky to fix without specialised gear. But if you’re lucky, you’ll find that most blockages are a simple fix. It just takes a bit of thought and a measured approach. read more →

Who is responsible for a blocked sewer drain in Australia?

If your only interaction with your neighbour is a polite nod of the head when putting the bins out, it can be difficult to know how to navigate the big, expensive conversations like who is responsible for the blocked sewer drain you both share. read more →

Sorting out those common plumbing problems

                    No hot water, blocked drains and leaks? These are the sort of issues our plumbers deal with everyday, so you don’t have to. We have put together a summary of common plumbing problems, why they occur and how to fix them. read more →

Plumbing by the season

                  Keep on top of your plumbing maintenance throughout the year to avoid expensive repairs or replacements. read more →