Entries by Tanya Simon

How Are You Doing?

Hi Tanya, Chief Chick at Service Experts, Plumbing and Electrical. I just wanted to do a quick check in and see how you are doing. How are you managing the juggle? How are you working from home? Are you managing kids as well and homeschooling them? How are you doing? So I just wanted to […]

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COVID-19 Plumbing & Electrical Home Safety Checklist

Drains Drains block due to various reasons. In your home you have two drainage systems running: Sewerage System – The waste that comes from your home from the kitchen, bathrooms, laundry, sinks and other plumbing components. Stormwater System – Flows from rainfall. These systems are essential to the health of your home. The last thing […]

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Saving Money On Water Usage

If you live in an apartment, townhouse or unit you may be paying more for your water bills than you should. Many properties managed by Owners Corporations or Body Corporates are engaging plumbing professionals to install individual water meters feeding units rather than just “splitting the bill” between occupants. Some units have families of 5 […]

Top 6 Tips To Keep Your Family Safe From Fire Hazards

Each year more people die and are injured in house fires than bushfires. In 2017 there were 1,532 preventable house fires in Melbourne resulting in the loss of three lives and causing $32 million property damage. 48 per cent of those fires started in the kitchen 7 per cent in the bedroom 5 per cent in the […]

Top Plumbing Tips For A More Comfortable Home

When it comes to plumbing, many things can go wrong. Some plumbing issues are very easy to repair, while others can become quite a bit more difficult. No matter how difficult or simple the plumbing problem may appear, it’s wise to have some plumbing knowledge to ensure that repairs are done correctly and efficiently. After […]

Simple Electrical Tips When Trouble Strikes

Has this ever happened to you? You want to turn on the coffeemaker in the morning… only to press the button and not see any coffee being brewed! Or maybe you plug in your phone to charge but it never charges! We never really think about our home’s electrical systems until something doesn’t work correctly. […]

Spring Home Maintenance

  In spring, focus on freshening up your home and protecting your property against the season’s strong winds, warm days and leading into the summer rains. Outdoor Tasks Clean gutters and downpipes. Learn how to maintain your gutters. Remember ladder safety here Inspect roof and chimney for cracks and damage Touch up peeling or damaged […]