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Since 1978 Gold Coast, Logan and Brisbane businesses and residents have been relying on us to provide skilled and qualified solutions for their plumbing problems. We are equipped to take on small jobs around the home right up to heavy industrial jobs. We use only the best available products and the latest in technology to give every customer the best outcome possible.

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The Do’s and Don’ts of a Gas Leak

Gas leaks can be extremely serious, particularly if the leak is near heat sources or open flames. As certified gas plumbers, we take gas safety very seriously. That’s why we are dedicating this post to educating you about the do’s and don’ts of a gas leak. Do: Eliminate heat sources If it is safe to do so, turn off all


Why Hire Professional Plumbers?

So, you’ve got some spare time on your hands and you’re considering a bit of DIY around the home. While this make seem like a good idea at first, when it comes to plumbing, you might want to think twice. The installation and maintenance of all plumbing work should only be carried out by a certified plumber. Here are some


Why You Need a Pre-Purchase Home Inspection

When you’re thinking about pre-purchase property inspections you think about building and pest inspections, but have you ever considered a plumbing inspection? You may be surprised to hear that over 90% of Gold Coast homes have one or more problems with their plumbing. A plumbing inspection is not covered in a regular building and pest inspection, meaning your home could


Leak Detection Methods: How it’s Done

At Charlie the Plumber, we locate and fix leaks every day. So today we thought we’d tell you a little bit more about the different leak detection methods used in the plumbing industry and how they can be used to detect leaks in your home. Hydrogen Tracer Gas System In this leak detection method, a plumber releases a hydrogen gas


5 Causes of Blocked Drains and How to Prevent Them

After a nice, refreshing shower you turn the taps off and wait for the water to drain…but it doesn’t! It just sits there, slowing draining, or worse still, not draining at all. The cause? Blocked drains. There are many different causes of blocked drains that affect households all over the Gold Coast. If you are struggling with low draining sinks,


3 Common Water Heater Problems to Avoid in Winter

‘Rumbling sounds’ from my hot water system If your water heater is making ‘rumbling noises’, the most likely cause is a sediment build up. This build up is caused by naturally occurring minerals in the water supply that build up overtime. This thick layer of sediment traps small amounts of water underneath and overheats, causing strange noises. The solution to