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Common drainage issues in older homes

Friday, August 17, 2018
Common drainage issues in older homes

Older homes feature lots of character and charm, they can be amazing to own and live in. Traditional architecture and design tend to be more elaborate than modern homes. In Queensland, we are fortunate to have huge numbers of older style homes, ranging from Federation style to Post-war and colonial cottages.  Read the full article



Top 5 issues with clay pipes

Monday, June 25, 2018
Top 5 issues with clay pipes

Most cities in Australia at one point used clay piping. Whilst at the time that was the standard plumbing pipe, these days we have other better options such as PVC. A lot of older style homes with older pipes have been replaced but there are still a number of properties that are using the clay style piping.  Read the full article



Clay drainage pipe and sewer pipe problems

Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Clay drainage pipe and sewer pipe problems

The use of clay drainage pipes dates back to those marvels of plumbing, the Romans. The clay pipe system was easy to manufacture, straightforward to lay and, for the most part, reliable. If correctly installed with a solid base, clay drains could last up to 100 years. However, due to the rigid and brittle nature of clay or terracotta pipes problems can begin to occur over time.  Read the full article



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