Watch our Short Advice Films on Common Taste and Smell Issues

Unusual drinking water tastes and odours can pose a significant concern for homeowners and businesses, but there are a number of ways to remedy these problems. Chlorine, antiseptic or TCP, earthy and musty, stagnant or sewage, and metallic or bitter tastes and smells are all common complains that can be resolved by following some simple guidelines or enlisting the support of a WaterSafe approved plumber. In these films, we feature advice from water quality experts, plumbers and the Drinking Water Inspectorate on the causes of taste and smells in tap water -- and how to avoid them.

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