We outgrew our name, so it was time for a change! After 71 years as ‘RTL Plumbing’, our name is changing to ‘RTL Trades’ on the 1st July 2019.
Preparing for the storm Have your gutters, downpipes and stormwater drains cleared of debris by a licensed plumber such as RTL Plumbing (3399 2203), who will also check the condition of your guttering and prepare a report with photos. Never get up on a ladder when alone, during a storm or heavy rainfall. Remove any […]
We were called out to investigate a severely blocked storm drain which, when it rained, only a small amount of water trickled out. What was the cause of the blockage? Tree roots! Approximately 15 metres of tree roots. It’s fair to say both the plumbers involved in removing the roots and the property owner were suitiably […]
Water heaters are made of metal and as we know, water plus metals equal rust. A water heater that has rust and corrosion will drastically shorten its lifespan. Additionally, the hot water speeds up the corrosion process. So, how do we prevent this from happening and extend the lifespan of the heater? – With a […]
World Water Day, on 22 March every year, is about focusing attention on the importance of water. This year’s theme is ‘Nature for Water’. Aimed at exploring nature-based solutions to the water challenges we face in the 21st century. Exploring how we can reduce floods, drought and water pollution? Floods, droughts and water pollution […]
Flexi Hoses are commonplace in our homes, but do you know what they are and why we all have them? Flexible Water Hoses (Flexi Hoses) are just that – flexible water hoses to connect water to tap fixtures. They are fabricated steel that have been used to replace copper pipe installations. The flexibility they have […]
Some of you may have seen already (and many of you will see very soon) that RTL Plumbing has our very own set of Billboards in Brisbane! Now, those of you that have seen it, will have noticed that it is a little bit cheeky. And, hopefully you all laughed as much as we did. […]