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1. Call any friends or roommates. Speak to a neighbour if you don't have telephone access. Tell the letting office or the property owner if you are renting. 2. All doors, gates and garages should be examined to see if you have left any open. Do you have a door inside your garage? Are any windows open or doors open? 3. Can you use your neighbour's phone if you don't have access to read more

9 Oct 2019 | 0 Comments

Most of us often forget the importance of electricity and how dependant our lives on all the electrical appliances we use daily. Although is easily done, we should not take for granted the risk posed by a malfunction on the electrical wiring that serves our homes and how this risk can easily lead to a house fire. The walls of your house hide many electric fire hazards. However, you can create p read more

19 Sep 2019 | 0 Comments

You need not worry about a boiler losing pressure. Our experts carry out boiler maintenance 24/7 so that we can assist you, regardless of the day of the year. You may decide to solve the issue yourself if you need to repressurize the boiler, but it may not take as much as you might think. You can readily verify if pressure loss exists in modern boilers using in-built pressure gauges. Water from read more

30 Aug 2019 | 2 Comments

As temperatures hit their highest in summer months, it is important to be aware that the heat attracts the species, namely, garden or black ants. Although they aren’t proven to carry diseases, they pose a major health threat hygiene wise. Ants are always on the lookout for food, searching for food comes in the shape of cupboards in your house often.   How to Stop Ants Firstly, read more

21 Aug 2019 | 0 Comments

Inside your property: Got a leak inside your home? Prevention is always better than a cure, and the below tips will provide much-needed advice on how to prevent leaks. If you do need a quick response from a local emergency plumber because of an emergency, then look no further than RTS247. We can provide you with a plumber within 1 hour and provide a quality repair at a very competitive co read more

7 Aug 2019 | 2 Comments

You need not call the plumber in if your tap leaks; we know how to solve a dripping tap quickly and how we can help you resolve your problem. The following advice is appropriate for most kinds of tap, although it can be hard to repair certain ceramic taps with levers. Some leaking ceramic tapes require ceramic disks to be replaced, although these disks often need a comprehensive clean. read more

29 Jul 2019 | 2 Comments

Before your drains are completely blocked, it can be very difficult to identify if your drains aren’t in good working order. Drains commonly can become congested for a vast array of reasons, however, the earlier the problem comes to light, the cheaper and easier the issue is to solve. Here are a few of the most common symptoms of a blocked drain and how RTS247 can come to the rescue.&n read more

29 Jul 2019 | 0 Comments

Panic can easily set in when faced with an emergency, especially as most people are unaware of what exactly to do. Throw in damage to your home and belongings, and the potential to affect your health, then a home emergency can quickly become be one of the most daunting things that you may have the misfortune of facing. Trying to find a plumber, gas engineer or an electrician who is reliable, read more

29 Jul 2019 | 0 Comments

Do you have a toilet that won’t flush? Is there anything worse than not being able to use your own toilet? Well never fear, we at RTS247 can help and provide you with a plumber to unblock your toilet in next to no time. If, however, you have wanted to attempt to fix the toilet yourself, then feel free to use the guide below to get your toilet back up and running.   Check if your p read more

29 Jul 2019 | 0 Comments

Maintaining your central heating system The summer months are a chance for your boiler to take a respite and a welcoming relief on your gas bills with your boiler remaining more or less redundant for heating your home for a while. It's in these months that you can easily overlook the importance of having a good working boiler and is actually the perfect opportunity to carry out any maint read more

29 Jul 2019 | 0 Comments

Leaking Toilets Checking for a leaking toilet is straightforward. The source of a leak is most likely due to a faulty flushing mechanism. Listening out for a hissing noise when the toiler is not in use is one method. The other method is to drop a few drops of food colouring in the cistern (the rectangular water tank that sits above the toilet bowl) will allow you to track the leak into th read more

7 Jun 2019 | 4 Comments

Fixing a leaking roof is something that should always be high on your priority list, regardless of how small the leak may be. Any delay in repairing a leak can lead to further damage being caused and lead to bigger problems than just a leaking roof. An unattended leak can lead to damaged ceilings, rotting wooden framing and other more expensive problem such as mould. Companies that provid read more

31 May 2019 | 0 Comments

A blocked external drain can cause you lots of unnecessary strife and problems. Blocked sewage pipes often lead to other plumbing problems around the house. Kitchen and bathroom sink plumbing issues, such as blockages, could be down to an issue with the sewage pipe outside. Blocked toilets are also another indicator. Not having the essential basic amenities at your disposal can have a sev read more

23 May 2019 | 0 Comments

Burst pipes can cause some serious catastrophic emergencies. Those concerned about their property and belongings should take heed that a burst pipe will not take much time to destroy many of your belongings, not to mention the toll it takes on your water bill. Nothing can prepare you for the devastation of a flood but a quick call to an emergency repair service can help you relieve the situa read more

17 May 2019 | 0 Comments

We have all faced the situation where the drain in your kitchen sink, toilet basin or shower drains water away at a snail’s pace. Some more stubborn blockages will prevent all water from emptying. Fear not, we have shared some tips below to help you unblock your drain. Boiling Water Being one of the fastest and easiest ways to unblock a drain, pouring boiling hot water down a read more

2 May 2019 | 0 Comments

12500 fires, 750 serious accidents, more than thirty deaths: This is the average data per year highlighting the outcome of ignoring the electrical problems within your house.   When Should You Consider Rewiring Your House? Firstly, you must be mindful that Part P building regulations that cover lawful requirements regarding electrical safety in households of the UK. If you are liv read more

24 May 2019 | 1 Comments

Having troubles with your electrics in your home? Don’t be tempted to take the risk to solve the problem yourself, it could lead to further, much larger problems in the future. It takes an experienced qualified electrician to give the peace of mind that your issue is repaired safely and within the regulations that come with most electrical repairs. After all, who wants to risk their safety, read more

26 Apr 2019 | 4 Comments

The boiler is the heart of your home. Without it, you have no hot water and no heating. Below are some of the steps to try and get your boiler back up and running: Check that the supply of gas, electricity and water supply is running and on. Run the tap for a good minute to check for water supply, turn on appliances such as your tv and turn on another gas appliance, which could be your hob o read more

24 Apr 2019 | 0 Comments

Calling the Right Tradesmen Its never be a piece of cake to find a local plumber who is a perfect solution to your problem. The first thing to consider before you call someone out is whether you need plumbers or heating engineers. It’s important to distinguish the difference between a plumber and a boiler engineer. Plumbers will not have the qualifications or be legally qualified to read more

27 Jun 2019 | 2 Comments

Thanks to the boiler’s technology, you are finally rescued from the chilling United Kingdom’s winters. When god is hard on weather, boilers can comfort you by making your home a better, cozy, warm and welcoming place. So all the bucks spent over these repairs and maintenances are just and fair. Yet what’s going on in country’s boiler repair industry is unacceptable. D read more

24 Apr 2019 | 1 Comments

A new law which has come into effect on the 20th March 2019 will make Landlords much more accountable for their conditions in their homes. The Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act will grant tenants the power to sue their landlord if their property is not maintained and a court can now issue an injunction, forcing the work to be carried out. The inclusion of defective design of a property w read more

28 Mar 2019 | 0 Comments

Do you know that every 7 out of 10 people in the UK have troubles with their kitchen plumbing facilities at least once in their homes? There has been an alarming increase in kitchen sink plumbing issues within the last few years. Those leaking sinks or taps causing a continuous rattling sound, day and night. Or that sink clog that showed up when your guests left after hosting dinner at read more

8 May 2019 | 0 Comments

Got issues with your bathroom basins? Not a problem, many of the common bathroom sink issues are capable to be treated at home. Otherwise if yours is not really common and requires an expert hand into it, don’t worry you may hire a professional bathroom sink plumbing service. No issue is too big to not get solved. You still have a chance of trying to save your money if you are sufferin read more

2 Apr 2019 | 0 Comments

15 million and growing. Aren’t the numbers going nuts? Can you imagine this is the population of invaders who somehow entered into United Kingdom from the shores towards Asia and other continents? They are none other than those curious rodents known as rats. Where ever you live, you are obviously at risk from these small sprawls and time flexibility can be a major requirement that t read more

3 Apr 2019 | 0 Comments

You aren’t alone if you have someday found out that a wasp nest has been tailored by evil wasps in a non-accessible area. It happens, they find the most solicited or sometimes the most approachable and visited corners of your house and build a nest in your home. You surely don’t want it. Why would you like such an invader who can harm you physically? Well, these little flying read more

16 Apr 2019 | 5 Comments

By virtue itself, plumbing issues are a great nuisance to people and are always occurring. That is why you need to keep contact with a reliable emergency plumbing service to always be able to assist you immediately.   Need Toilet Plumbing? Toilets are always being blocked, and they can prove to be a pain if not dealt with, with some urgency... In case of blocked kitchen or bathroo read more

16 Apr 2019 | 4 Comments

Fuses in appliances have the capability to set a building on fire, withered wires pose immediate electrical risks.   The electrical wires are dangerous when they have the potential (voltage) and (amperage) capability to enough to harm you.  A lot can happen with and by electricity. It is that thing that lights up your life and may also land you in most undesirable disasters. read more

16 Apr 2019 | 0 Comments

Locks are no doubt a wonderful safety mechanism that let you feel secure and safe within your home and cause you no worries about your valuables while you are away, but they are a nuisance if you yourself get locked out or if a lock becomes loose and broken. This being the reason why you need to know a professional emergency locksmith service to be available to you.   Why You Need Pr read more

24 Apr 2019 | 0 Comments

When in the UK, it’s difficult to be alone at your house. The pests that come and stay with you can be onerous to prevent and handle. There are ample choices available if you want to opt for private 24/7 pest control companies. “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Even if you are not the one having this unwholesome trouble at present, it is better to be read more

16 Apr 2019 | 4 Comments