With Brisbane water prices set to rise by more than $80 per year, residents are looking for ways to try and save water and money everywhere they can.
If you're buying a new home there's a good chance you'll get a Building & Pest Inspection. However little do most new home owners know plumbing is not adequately covered in these inspections and can open you up to a whole range of unexpected expenses.
The heavy rain and flooding is causing all kinds of plumbing problems due to the pressure on pipes and drainage.
Unfortunately most home buyers don't even know what a pre purchase home plumbing inspection is and when asked if they have had their plumbing inspected recently.
With the Christmas / New Year break just around the corner a lot of home DIY weekend warriors are preparing to tackle jobs that they have been putting off all year.