Frequently asked questions

Like to learn more about Plumber & Reno Rat? Browse through our frequently asked questions below to learn more about our services plus some maintenance tips.

It definitely can be. One small leak in your plumbing system can waste more than 10,000 litres of water yearly. Further, small leaks become larger over time, which often leads to damaged furniture, flooring and framing in your home.

They can and often do. We recommend using products that are specifically formulated to kill roots inside your sewer lines.

Before the renovations begin, you’ll want to clear the area of movable personal belongings. We’ll take care of covering and protecting everything else during the renovation.

Reglazing your old bathtub is one excellent way to save money and significantly improve your bathroom’s ambience. Many older tubs are made with cast iron, which is an excellent and very durable material, although very heavy. We recommend reglazing your tub every 3 years to keep it looking brand new.

Your gutters and downpipes are integral components of your roofing system, which is hugely important to the protection of your home. If your gutters and downpipes are filling up and running over, it can cause your fascia, soffits and roofing deck to rot and require replacement.