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Unblocking the Flow: Solving the Mystery of the Blocked Sewer Pipe

Signs of a blocked sewer pipe typically arise out of nowhere. You might notice slow drainage, gurgling sounds from drains or toilets, foul smells, or worse still, water pooling around the sewer point. Not only can a blocked sewer cause wastewater to back up into your home posing health hazards and property damage risks, it can also result in expensive repairs if left too late.

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Don’t Ignore Your Hot Water System Anode Service – Here’s Why

Your hot water system is an essential part of your home, so you need to take care of it. One part of the system that often goes unnoticed is the anode which if neglected can lead to significant costs down the line. As such, it’s essential to replace it at least every five years. Here’s what you need to know about this mysterious part.

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Salmon Wins 2023 MPAQ President’s Award

And the winner is … John Salmon!

We always knew our very own John Salmon was a well-regarded professional in the Brisbane plumbing industry – but it’s nice to see him making a ‘splash’ with this prestigious award! John’s been awarded the 2023 MPAQ President’s Award by the Master Plumbers Association of Queensland.

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Blocked Drains? They Are HIGH Priority

If you have a blocked drain or sewer it is a high priority. A damaged, broken or blocked sewerage system is a health & safety issue for your family, neighbours & the environment & needs to be attended to immediately. That is why at Salmon Plumbing we provide a prompt response & an effective solution.

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Here’s Why You Need to Service Your Hot Water System ASAP

Here is a fact I bet you did not know! Every five years, your hot water units should be serviced. And no, it’s not one of those sneaky services designed to charge you an arm and a leg for no reason. It is an essential service to replace two of the more crucial components of the hot water system. 

The sacrificial anode and the hot water valves.

Why? Read on!

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Are Heat Pumps Brisbane Friendly? How They Work & The Climate They Need

If you are fishing for an energy-efficient solution to heat your water, heat pump systems could be the answer. But how do they work, and are they a good fit for our balmy Queensland climate? Let us explain. 

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Heat Pump Hot Water System Reviews

Congratulations on choosing a heat pump hot water system.  You’ll qualify for hot water upgrade rebates, and you’ll enjoy years of real savings on your water heating bills. 

So, which heat pump hot water works best for your family?  Let Salmon Plumbing, the Big Fish in Water Heating Efficiency guide you through the best options available in Australia.  We’ve already weeded out inferior systems and have carefully selected the four best heat pump hot water systems on the market.   

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How to Install Solar Plus Heat Pump Hot Water Systems

When installing a solar power system to your home, consider installing a heat pump hot water unit to maximise your savings. Solar plus heat pump hot water systems have changed our approach to residential hot water supply, combining the sun’s abundant energy with the efficiency of a hot water heat pump system, creating a powerful solution that is both eco-friendly and cost-effective. 

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Rheem – Leading Innovation in Heat Pumps

The prestigious Canstar Blue Innovation Award for home appliances in 2023 has been awarded to Rheem Australia. We extend our warmest congratulations to the entire team and celebrate the well-deserved recognition of Rheem’s AMBIHEAT HDc-270 Heat Pump as a market-leading innovation.  

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