Is It Time To Replace Your Water Heater?

We rely on our water heater to get us through our daily lives. From washing the dishes to bathing and showering. However, at some point it’s inevitable that your hot water heater will need replacing.  In order to minimise disruption, it’s best to pre-empt the failure of a water heater and replace them while they […]

How To Prevent Slipping In The Shower

Showers can be notorious for slipping. The wet tiles, slippery bath (if your shower is above your bath) and doorway (if it’s stand alone) are prime candidates for causing a fall, particularly for the elderly. If you’re worried about you or your family being injured by slipping in the shower, there’s no need to do […]

The Health Giving Benefits of Taking a Cold Shower

Generally, we all think of a cold shower as a punishment; something the thought of is really quite disturbing and that we probably only do if our water heater or boiler breaks down.  Some people, however, take a cold shower for its range of health benefits and spas and health clubs have even now started […]

How to Get Rid of Limescale Buildup

If you notice a white or green chalky build up on your taps and shower heads then you may have a problem with limescale.  This is when minerals in the water leave deposits on the inside and outside of your pipes, taps, fixtures and fittings. They look unsightly and can also stop things functioning as […]

Which is Best, a Bath or a Shower?

We all need to get clean, whether it’s a long, luxurious soak in the bath or a short, sharp burst in the shower. We all have a preference for shower or bath and there are some strong arguments for and against each, but which is best? Because it depends on your own personal priorities, the […]

The Most Common Causes of Toilet Blockages

Inadvertently blocking the toilet or discovering too late that it’s already blocked, is one of the more embarrassing plumbing mishaps. And it can also be a tricky one to address because there are so many potential ways it can become blocked. The good news is that most toilet blocks can be avoided altogether with a […]

Seven Signs To Look Out For To Avoid A Boiler Breakdown

Your boiler’s job is to keep you, your family and your home warm, simple as that. While it always needs to be in good working condition and serviced annually, sometime they just stop working. It’s important to recognise when your boiler may need attention, before it has chance to break down, so here are 7 […]

Sheffield Plumber’s Top 10 Plumbing Hints and Tips

Here at Home Services Assistance, plumbers in Sheffield, we want to help you in your home as much as possible, so we’ve put together our top 10 plumbing hints and tips. 1. Wrap Your Pipes Water only freezers when it is stationary and not moving, so wrapping them will prevent this from happening. Also any […]

Top Tips for Saving Money on your Water Bills

[cs_content][cs_section parallax=”false” style=”margin: 0px;padding: 10px 0px 45px;”][cs_row inner_container=”true” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/1″ style=”padding: 0px;”][cs_text]With energy bills on the rise, the cost of heating water in your home can add a substantial amount to both your water and heating bills. According to the Energy Saving Trust, the average UK household […]