Tips to Save Water Around Your Home

Water saving is a fact of life in Australia. Most of the year the weather is hot and dry, and paying attention to how much water goes down the drain is second nature to us. You probably even do the obvious things like taking short showers and turning off the tap when...

What to Do When a Toilet is Clogged

There is no denying that having a clogged toilet is an inconvenience. It is not only embarrassing but can become costly if left alone. However, there is usually no need to panic as you can quite often unclog a toilet without needing to call a plumber. If you try to...

How Much Does a Plumber Cost?

A question we get often here at Botanical Plumbing is “how much should I be paying a plumber?” Professional plumbers take on a variety of jobs, and there is just as much variety in pricing as well. In this article, we’ll cover everything you need to know when getting...

What to Do in a Plumbing Emergency

It’s safe to say all of us will end up in the middle of a plumbing emergency at some point in our lives. Burst pipes, blocked toilets or sewers, gas leaks, no water… The priority is to call an emergency plumber, but there are also a few things you can do while waiting...

How to Clear a Blocked Drainpipe

Blocked drainpipes are a plumbing issue that shouldn’t be left unattended. Drainpipes are the pipes that take the dirty water out of the house, so if they become blocked, the results can be very unpleasant and disruptive to your everyday routine. Not to even talk...