Emergency and Essential Services

Collins Plumbing and Gas would like to remind everyone Plumbing is seen as an essential service as it’s needed to maintain human health and safety at home/work. Although we are not all hands on deck, as per the NZ Government requirements, we are open for any emergency services. Collins Plumbing and Gas will be taking […]

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Blocked Drains! The 5 Most Common Culprits

Here at Collin’s Plumbing, the most common call-out we get is for blocked drains. A blocked drain is a headache at best and a major inconvenience at worst. Let’s take a light-hearted peek at some of the most common culprits we’ve found down blocked drains. Tap Roots  That large majestic tree you have in your […]

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Facts About Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Useful, cheap and plentiful, natural gas is an amazing energy source with many applications for the home, industry and businesses. In order to harness this energy, we need to use appliances that burn natural gas to create heat. This process can create carbon monoxide or CO as it is also known. Breathing in too much […]

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How to Choose the Best Gas Water Heater

A gas hot water system is truly one of the household’s most used and least thought about appliances. When it is operating smoothly, no one gives a second thought to the powerful machine that provides you with all your hot water needs. But just think about the times the hot water has run out when […]

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The Best Roofing Materials

The importance of having a good quality roof installed in your home cannot be overstated. To ensure its long-term durability and reliability, you need to make sure you choose the right type of roofing material. Although the overall look, colour and style of a roof are major factors in the decision-making process, thought should also […]

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