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Solar Geysers vs Heat Pumps

There is general consensus that all South Africans need to switch over to an alternative energy source to heat their geysers. In the typical home, the geyser makes up 40 percent of the total electricity bill. With solar or heat pumps aiming to save homeowners 70 percent of their geyser spend, this can translate into…
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Make Tap Water Safe – How to Find a Good Water Purification System

Should people be afraid to drink from the tap? Water running from the tap can potentially contain harmful elements. If water from your tap is discolored or seems off in some way, there are likely contaminants involved. Johannesburg Water is saying that blue-green algae is in the water due to the heat, and this “causes…
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Alternative water sources for your property

This past month, Burgess & Partners Plumbing Services has experienced several enquiries around using alternative water sources in homes and businesses. Clients have also enquired about using alternative water sources for certain high water uses. Bore Hole Water Borehole water has been a popular alternative, with a lot of our clients asking if is it…
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Johannesburg Water undertaking largest repair job in its history

From News24 by Jeanette Chabalala (2017-11-22 13:22) Utility company Johannesburg Water is currently dealing with the largest repair of a burst pipe in the entity's history, the City said on Wednesday. There were major leaks identified on the main water pipeline that runs through the Linbro Park landfill site, MMC for environmental and infrastructure services…
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