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It’s Time for Gardeners to Wrap Taps and Pipes Against Winter Chills

It’s Time for Gardeners to Hang Up Their Hosepipe and Wrap Up Outside Taps and Pipes to Protect Against Winter Chills

WaterSafe is encouraging gardeners to put disconnecting their hosepipes and insulating outside taps and pipes at the top of their ‘to-do’ list this winter.

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Dec142020



3 Essential Things to Do in Lockdown to Get Your Home Ready for Winter

Three Essential Things to Do in Lockdown to Get Your Home Ready for Winter

As England’s lockdown continues, national plumbing register WaterSafe is partnering with the Met Office to encourage homeowners to use their time at home to get their plumbing ready for winter.

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Nov252020



How Customers Want Trades to Help Them Feel Safe During Covid-19

How Customers Want Trades to Help Them Feel Safe When Working Inside Their Homes During Covid-19

What are the measures customers most want to see from their plumber, or other tradespeople, to help them feel safe when having work done during the pandemic? WaterSafe, the UK register of approved plumbers, found the top priorities for UK homeowners.

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Nov172020



When to Notify Your Water Company When Planning Plumbing Work

New Film Reveals What to Notify Your Water Company About When Planning Plumbing Work

Many owners and managers of buildings including public buildings such as schools, hospitals and care homes, are not aware of their legal duties to protect public health when it comes to plumbing.

To help out, WaterSafe, the plumber approval body supported by the UK water suppliers, has produced a short film to make it easier for everyone to understand what is required in England and Wales.

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Nov22020



Private Water Supplies More Likely to Fail Water Quality Tests

Private Water Supplies More Likely to Fail Water Quality Tests

Private water supplies in Scotland are more likely to fail stringent water quality tests than public supplies, warns the UK plumber approval body WaterSafe.

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Oct92020



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