What Is A PTR Valve?

All industries use acronyms to describe certain things. In plumbing the PTR valve (as commonly known in the industry) is short for the Pressure and Temperature Relief Valve. It’s part of your hot water system and is designed to relieve the increase in pressure caused by water expansion during the normal heating cycle. As long […]

Never Run Out Of Hot Water Again

If you find yourself constantly running out of hot water with everyone together – it could be a great time to explore upgrading your hot water service from a tank to a continuous flow system. Storage Tank vs Continuous Flow A storage tank uses gas to constantly heat the water whereas a continuous flow (or […]

Water Damage: The Fast and Furious

Imagine coming home after a wonderful night out to find a Locksmith, Plumber and Policeman at your home. It’s happened, and it could happen to you too. Heading out for a weekend away or holiday? As a preventative measure remember to turn off you water at the main water meter so that in the case […]