Should you replace your boiler in the Summer or the Winter?

During the recent heatwave we've had, replacing your boiler would have been the last thing on your mind! But summer could be the ideal time to undertake that boiler replacement you've been thinking about. It never hurts to be prepared for the winter, making summer the smart choice for boiler repairs and replacement. Make the right decision If you know your boiler needs replacing, then you'll have plenty of time to schedule the work in the summer. Obviously, nobody knows when their boiler might give up the ghost, but if yours is more than 10 years old a replacement makes…

Things to Consider When Buying a Heated Towel Rail

A beautiful bathroom is usually very high on everyone’s agenda when they want to embark on a bit of a home makeover. It’s now trendier than ever to have a plush, sophisticated bathroom, to envy any home design Instagram account, and many are opting for bathroom accessories as much as big components, too. A great way to spruce up your bathroom, especially when on a budget, is with a high quality towel rail. Instant sophistication and extremely durable, there are many positives to purchasing a towel rail, but some things you also need to consider. This is where we’re here…

How to spot a plumbing leak…

Do you suspect you have a leak in your plumbing? If your bills have increased or your water pressure has dropped in recent weeks then you may have a leaking pipe somewhere in your home. Locating the source of the problem can take weeks or even months. That's because your plumbing system can be large and complicated and pipes can run anywhere in walls and floorboards. The good news is there are some straightforward signs to look out for. And if you think you've spotted a leak then help is at hand - just get in touch with us at…

How to make the most of a small bathroom space

Having a small bathroom doesn’t mean you have to go without luxury. Thanks to Williams Plumbing & Heating, you can have a bathroom to rival those in luxurious hotels, even if you haven’t got hundreds of square feet of space to play with. Here are some of our favourite tips to make the most of even the smallest space. Leave it hanging Floating sinks leave floor space visible, meaning you get a sense of the full space available. If you can do away with the pedestal, a practical half height sink cabinet can be installed, which will hide pipes and…

How to prevent and deal with gas leaks in your home

Gas incidents within the home can be incredibly dangerous and could even be fatal. It’s important that you have your boiler serviced regularly in the hope of spotting any potential problems, as well as other gas appliances in your home. Preventing a gas leak is very easy if the problem is found quickly, so be aware of the risks involved if your boiler or other appliance seems faulty! Here at Williams Plumbing & Heating, we understand that gas leaks can happen, so if you’re concerned, here is some advice to help you prevent and deal with one if it happens.…