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How Efficient Heating Systems Save You Money and Help the Planet

Heating systems are absolutely necessary. In modern life, there’s simply no way to get around needing one. In the dead of the winter you need heat and warmth, and all year round you need regular showers and baths.

Knowing Your Local Plumbing Supplies Company Is Important

Everyone should know their local plumbing supplies company. That might seem like a weird statement, however, hear me out! Plumbing, and plumbing supplies, are an essential part of keeping a home running smoothly and efficiently, especially in winter.

Why Winter Puts the Greatest Strain on Your Heating Systems

Winter can be fun. Snow, Christmas, New Year, and all that jazz. Lots of spending time with family, drinking and having a good time. However, the weather can put a heavy strain on your heating systems, for a variety of reasons, and it’s the worst possible time for heating systems to go down.

New Year, New Boiler?

2016 has been an interesting year, that’s for sure. Full of political turmoil and change, and social changes and developments. However 2016 has treated you, you still need warmth and hot water!

Boiler Checks and Why They Are So Important

Knowing the health and overall functionality of your boiler can be hugely useful and important. No one likes the idea of being stuck in the dead of winter with no heating or hot water, which, beyond being uncomfortable and unpleasant, can even be deadly for the frail, elderly or very young.

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How to Choose the Right Bathroom Supplier for Your New Home

So, you’ve just moved into your new home, and you want a whole new bathroom to go with the rest of your new house. Everyone loves redecorating their new home, it’s a brand-new project that’s entirely yours, and you want every part of it to be perfect.

How Your Local Plumbing Spares Store Could Be Vital This Winter

If your boiler, hot water or heating packs in mid-winter then this can obviously be a major issue as going without heating can be incredibly dangerous for the very young or elderly, even deadly in some cases.

Top Tips When Replacing Your Bathroom

When it comes to replacing your tired old bathroom with something a bit more current, functional and stylish, there can be a lot of things to think about and potential issues that can slow down and even stop the renovation.

5 Top Tips When Choosing a New Bathroom

When it comes to designing, buying and installing your new dream bathroom, there are a number of key things you need to keep in mind.

Heating Parts – How Online Shopping Can Save You Time and Money

When sourcing your heating parts and deciding on a supplier, there are several reasons why you might be better off buying your parts from online suppliers.

How to Source the Right Heating Spares When You Really Need Them

When it comes to sourcing your heating spares effectively and quickly, especially when there is an urgent demand, it often comes down to is having good suppliers, both online and on the high street, on hand to turn to.

Why Using an Expert Plumbing Supplies Company Is Crucial

When it comes to your plumbing supplier, it’s always essential to pick the right company. You don’t want to end up with any old store that’ll send you whatever parts and don’t understand the problems you’re fixing.

When Buying a New Shower, What Should You Be Looking For?

Showers are essential. With most people having at least one a day, you need your shower to be right for you, especially considering you’re going to be using it almost every single day.

Why Price Should Not Be the Motivating Factor When Choosing a New Bathroom

When you’re sorting yourself a new bathroom, the initial impulse might be to try and scrimp, save and budget as tightly as possible.

New Boiler or New Heating System? Here Is What You Need To Know

A new boiler and the accompanying heating system can be the single biggest expenditure in a home, and the effectiveness of said system can affect your finances regularly the whole time it’s in use.

Is Buying Heating Spares Online Safe and Worthwhile?

When it comes to purchasing your heating spares and supplies online, there’s one question that sits on everyone’s mind, is it safe and reliable?

Keeping you up to date at BBS!

Many staff changes have taken place over the last few months as we gear up for the retirement of John and Julia next April.

Planning a New Bathroom? Top 5 Things to Consider

When you’re planning a new bathroom, there are plenty of pitfalls you need to avoid, as well as plenty of potential disasters that can end up very costly and leave you in need of professional repair work.

Need Plumbing Spares In Bristol? Why BBS Plumb Lead the Way

When you’re looking for plumbing and bathroom supplies in Bristol, only the very best will do. BBS Plumb carry an extensive range of designer bathroom collections, mobility fittings and CAD design options, coupled with an extensive range of spares, parts and fittings, that’ll leave you able to finish any bathroom restoration, repair or fitting to a great degree of quality.

How to Find the Right Heating Spares Supplier

When it comes to selecting your heating spares supplier, there are a number of things you need to bear in mind. Heating spares are crucial when it comes to maintaining or fixing any kind of central heating system, and making sure you have steady, quick access to a variety of different parts and spares is essential if you want to be able to deal with whatever problem comes your way.

Bathroom Equipment and Making Sure You Find the Right Price

When it comes to sourcing bathroom equipment, namely fittings, parts and bespoke equipment, you need to make sure you find the best parts for the best prices, as well as making sure the parts in question are of the best possible quality, and that they match the style, and sizing, of your bathroom.

Choosing a Plumbing Supplier – Things to Consider

Selecting the right plumbing supplier can be awkward. When choosing the ideal plumbing supplier for your needs, whether they’re DIY home plumbing or commercial, larger scale projects, you need to weigh up the differences, options and benefits between various plumbing suppliers.

Things to Consider When Buying a New Boiler

As we’re looking forward into the autumn and winter months ahead, it’s time to start thinking about sorting out a new boiler.

Bristol Plumbing Suppliers – Why Local Means You Get What You Need

When it comes to sourcing your plumbing supplies in the Bristol area, you’re always better off going with the local option, rather than online, or mail order.