Newcastle & Hunter Water Restrictions

We’re no strangers to drought conditions here in Australia, and the Lower Hunter Region, including Newcastle, has been hit especially hard. In fact, our water catchments and dams are at the lowest levels we have seen in decades. While it is not time to panic just yet, there are steps we can all take to […]

Understanding Newcastle’s Water Supply

If you’re like many Newcastle homeowners, you don’t give your water supply much thought unless there is an issue. However, it’s important to understand where your water comes from and how it’s processed before being delivered to your home. Here’s what you need to know. Water Catchments, Dams and Sandbeds Much of the water in […]

Compare Your Central Coast Water Bills

Fresh, drinkable water is essential for homes and businesses throughout the Central Coast, and that water comes at a price. The water in the region comes from several streams and rivers and is collected in a variety of catchments and dams. From there, the water then goes through one of many water treatment plants throughout […]

Average Water Bills in Newcastle

Dwelling Average Annual Water Costs in Newcastle House $1155 Unit / Apartment $1029 Water is essential for human life. In fact, a person can survive for several weeks without food but only a few days without water. We have been experiencing drought conditions across Australia in recent years, so this resource is more important than […]

Four top tips for cleaning your gutters

It is really easy to put off cleaning your gutters, especially during the colder and wetter months. If left long enough, blocked gutters can cause severe water damage to your roof, the foundations of your home and be a danger to people living in your home. Here are some top tips on cleaning your gutters. […]

Three top plumbing tips for November

As one of the Central Coast’s leading licensed plumbers, here are our top plumbing tips for November. Ensure you have a plunger readily available More commonly known as a “plumber’s helper” –we never leave the office without ours! A plunger can be used to unclog basically any drain in any part of your house or […]

9 Tips for Saving Water This Summer

Australia has been experiencing drought conditions for many years, leaving dams at low levels. Even in areas that haven’t been hit hard by the drought, water utility companies have imposed restrictions on water usage, like garden watering hours, for example, in an effort to conserve this precious resource. These restrictions are helpful in encouraging homeowners […]

HELP! I’ve dropped my phone in the toilet.

“Australia’s smartphone obsession is reaching new heights, or perhaps lows, with almost half the population claiming they cannot live without their device. One in 3 people sleep with their phone and 2 in 5 Australians use them on the toilet.” With most of us glued to our phones, there is a high chance at […]