Builder's Merchants News on the LeakMate Tool

Builder's Merchants News on the LeakMate Tool

When old kitchen units are removed, there may be revealed a pipe or a soldered joint leaking. Or perhaps someone put a nail or screw into the undetected pipe – accidents do happen to even the best kitchen-fitters. And, the fitter or householders may not have the plumbing skills to fix it. The water then has to be turned off until a plumber can attend, and the customer will not be happy because they will have no water for the duration. And then there is collateral damage – a water leak on Formica or chip board material can make the wood bubble, which is the last thing wanted on a new install. The LeakMate tool is a true mate when you really need it most and you do not need years of experience to get out of trouble. This is a reusable tool that any skilled or unskilled person can use quickly and easily to stop various types of leaks on all common household pipe sizes 10mm, 15mm and 22mm. It even works on soldered copper fittings and plastic pipe. It is an easy-to-use temporary fix to allow work to continue and water to flow until a qualified plumber gets there. It is possible to fit it without physically touching the pipe, which is extremely useful if working on hot water pipes or if there is an electrical charge running down the pipe. No other tools are required in order to fit the LeakMate and water does not need to be turned off or drain the system down. The tool is supplied with reusable sized seals that have a...

Due to current economic conditions the light at the end of the tunnel has been turned off

 School Children!!! ____________________________________ TEACHER: Why are you late? STUDENT: Class started before I got here! ____________________________________ TEACHER: John, why are you doing your math multiplication on the floor? JOHN: You told me to do it without using tables. __________________________________________ TEACHER: Glenn, how do you spell ‘crocodile?’ GLENN: K-R-O-K-O-D-I-A-L’ TEACHER: No, that’s wrong GLENN: Maybe it is wrong, but you asked me how I spell it. ____________________________________________ TEACHER: Donald, what is the chemical formula for water? DONALD: H I J K L M N O. TEACHER: What on earth are you talking about? DONALD: Yesterday you said water was H to O. __________________________________ TEACHER: Winnie, name one important thing we have today that we didn’t have ten years ago. WINNIE: Me! __________________________________________ TEACHER: Glen, why do you always get so dirty? GLEN: Well, I’m a lot closer to the ground than you are. _______________________________________ TEACHER: Millie, give me a sentence starting with ‘ I. ‘ MILLIE: I is.. TEACHER: No, Millie….. Always say, ‘I am.’ MILLIE: All right… ‘I am the ninth letter of the alphabet.’ ________________________________ TEACHER: George Washington not only chopped down his father’s cherry tree, but also admitted it. Now, Louie, do you know why his father didn’t punish him? LOUIS: Because George still had the axe in his hand. ______________________________________ TEACHER: Now, Simon , tell me frankly, do you say prayers before eating? SIMON: No sir, I don’t have to, my Mom is a good cook. ______________________________ TEACHER: Clyde , your composition on ‘My Dog’ is exactly the same as your brother’s.. Did you copy his? CLYDE : No, sir. It’s the same dog…. ___________________________________ TEACHER:...
be prepared for winter

be prepared for winter

Now is the time to get prepared for this winter the long range forecast is not looking good. November -some suggested weather scenarios for the UK……Generally, November will be noticeably much colder than the November of last year…the coldest periods are most likely from the 1st to the 14th then the 27th to the 30th …the most unsettled period (rain / sleet / snow) will be from the 7th through to around the 25th…Saturday the 16th may well be exceptionally cold, and there is a good probability that blizzard conditions may occur along the eastern flank of the UK, the south and / or south-easterly counties of England could well get the worst of any blizzard conditions should this snow event actually occur at this time…Generally, the November could well turn out colder, and with more snow, than the November of last year – especially in the mid to southern counties of England Some suggested weather scenarios for the UK……Generally, December this year will be much colder, and with the potential for much more snow, than the December of the previous two years…the coldest periods are likely to occur around the 6th, the 12th, the 20th and the 25th to the 31st…the period that will produce more snow will be from the 6th through to around the 20th, with the 6th to the 16th probably being the period when the greatest snow events will probably occur in December 2012…very windy conditions should be expected from the 11th through to around the 19th…the area from Hull down to the south coast of England may well experience heavy snow and blizzard conditions from around the 11th through to around the 19th, the westerly and northerly areas...