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Scottish Households Urged to Check for Lead Pipes

Households Urged to Check for Lead Pipes to Keep Scotland’s Drinking Water in Tip Top Condition Inside Homes

With drinking water in Scotland rated as high quality, the plumbing approval register WaterSafe is calling on homeowners to do their bit to keep it that way.

WaterSafe is encouraging homeowners in Scotland to check if the water pipes inside their home, which they are responsible for, are made of lead.

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Aug212019



Hosepipes and Their Hidden Health Risks – What Households Should Know

Hosepipes and Their Hidden Health Risks – What Every Household Should Know

As much of the UK is set to bask in high temperatures, WaterSafe is alerting households about the potential health risks of using a garden hosepipe for watering and cooling off if simple safety measures aren’t followed.

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Jun242019



Have You Got the X Factor to Be the Next UK Plumber of the Year?

National Competition Judge WaterSafe Asks: ‘Have You Got the X Factor to Be the Next UK Plumber of the Year?’

WaterSafe is calling for talented plumbers to enter the prestigious UK Plumber of the Year 2019 competition.

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May302019



Plumbers Shine the Spotlight on Dripping Taps During Water Saving Week

Plumbers Shine the Spotlight on Dripping Taps During Water Saving Week

WaterSafe is helping to pull the plug on water wastage by encouraging homeowners to potentially save thousands of litres of water a year by fixing leaky taps.

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Apr252019



WaterSafe Calls for Female Plumbers in Scotland to Take Up Their Tools

WaterSafe Calls for More Female Plumbers in Scotland to Take Up Their Tools

With less than 1% of UK plumbers being female, WaterSafe is calling for more women in Scotland to take up the tools.

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Mar82019



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