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Environmentally friendly water saving taps – the conundrum of how to save water

This post has been on my mind for quite a while, it’s been milling in my subconscious like a lazy fly. So today I got the electric fly-zapper out and started writing. We all know that water is the cheapest scarce commodity in the world. No-one really sits every month and studies their water usage. The fact is deep down in our subconscious mind it is also milling around like a lazy fly that we…

Bathrooms Overflow for a free standing bath

Do you need an overflow for your bath?

The only reason bath tubs come with an overflow is because of insurance purposes. So the answer is, no you don’t have to have an overflow in your bath. However, it is recommended to have an overflow if you have kids and a lot of carpets in the house. So kids+carpets-overflow can spell a bad thing ito bank balance, cause the insurance will not pay out if there is no overflow in your bath. …


Donderweer in my dak

Water hammer is ‘n probleem wat veroorsaak word deur skokgolwe binne waterpype agv krane en kleppe wat skielik toegedraai word. Die oplossing is om ‘n water hammer stuiter or in se Engels Water Hammer Arrestor te installeer.