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WaterSafe Urges Homeowners: Take the Scratch Test for Lead Pipes

WaterSafe Urges Property Owners to “Take the Scratch Test” for Lead Water Pipes

With more than two-thirds of homeowners not knowing if their water is supplied through potentially harmful lead water pipes, WaterSafe, the UK register for approved plumbers, is urging everyone to ‘take the scratch test’.

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Oct192018



Keeping Children and the Elderly Safe from Hot Water Burns

Plumbers Support Campaign to Keep Children and the Elderly Safe from Hot Water Burns

With around 2,000 young children ending up in A&E each year with scalds from bath water, the UK body for approved plumbers is raising awareness on how to prevent burns and scalds in homes, schools, hospitals and care homes.

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Oct172018



WaterSafe Launches New Advice Film on Taste and Smell of Tap Water

New Advice Film Launched on Taste and Smell of Tap Water

A new film about the taste and smell of drinking water has been launched by experts in the water industry.

The film has been produced by WaterSafe, the national register for approved plumbers in the UK, and features advice from a water company quality expert and the Drinking Water Inspectorate (DWI) for England and Wales.

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Sep272018



WaterSafe Advice After List of Plumber Complaints Hotspots Released

WaterSafe Helps Consumers Avoid Plumbing Pitfalls After List of Hotspots for Plumber Complaints Is Released

WaterSafe is offering advice to households on how to have a watertight relationship with their plumber after new research revealed the counties which top a complaints list about plumbing trades.

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Aug112018



WaterSafe calls for UK plumbers to take part in competition

WaterSafe calls for the UK’s finest plumbers to take part in national competition

WaterSafe, the national register for approved plumbers, is helping to find the UK’s finest plumber in its role as a judge for the UK Plumber of the Year 2018 competition.

The organisation is calling for skilled plumbers to enter by Friday 29 June for the chance to be crowned the UK’s best plumber and win a prize fund worth more than £10,000.

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May182018



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