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Burst pipe? What to do when a plumbing emergency strikes.

Burst pipes and Plumbing emergencies, just like any other emergency, often hit you at a time when you least expect it. The most common plumbing emergency that you will likely face in your life is some kind of burst pipe, water gushing out of your paving, under the basin or toilet or pouring through ceilings.…
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40 Years – How it started

In 1978 Chris Burgess started his plumbing business at the back of his father’s house in Dunvegan after having spent a year in Europe and USA. He went on to employ someone he had worked with before who had a truck and began trading. In 1981 the business had begun to flourish, and they then…
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Benefits of using Burgess

Every day 6,000 children die of water-related diseases. Waterborne disease is a worldwide leading killer. How to avoid tragedy and protect your family by understanding what causes, injury, health issues and even death in your home. Finding a reputable and credible plumber, who adheres to the regulations & bylaws can be an arduous and stressful…
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The Current Status of Water Restrictions

Johannesburg is still under level 1 water restrictions despite the favorable rainfall in the last few months. These measures have been in place since March 2017 by The City of Johannesburg. When the National Department of Water and Sanitation lifted the water restrictions in early March 2017, it was agreed that Joburg would retain minor…
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