Sewer smoke test by Longbeach Plumbing

Longbeach Plumbing has been trading in the Bayside area of Melbourne for over 40 years. One of the reoccurring enquires we encounter is a foul odours emanating into property, either in or around the sanitary system. Often the fault is easy resolved, by identifying a broken sewer pipe, a disconnected fixture or dried out fixture […]

Blocked sewer

Longbeach plumbing regularly clears sewer & storm water blockages throughout the week. In general, most blocked drains are caused by tree root incursion through cracks in the drain, whether it is a storm water drain or a sewer pipe. The standard drain blockage is cleared within the hour. Weekends & Mondays are our busiest days […]

Relief when you need it most.

Relief when you need it most We tend not to think about the impact blocked pipes might have on our home – until it happens! The reality is that all sewer systems are prone to occasional blockages, be it from roots in pipes or waste that has been inappropriately disposed of down your kitchen sink […]

Grease is the word

Do you remember the funny scene from the movie Stuart Little 2 where the plumber, trying to retrieve Mrs Little’s diamond ring from the kitchen sink drain pipe, comments “You people sure like your meatloaf”? How did he know that? It’s because the walls of the drain pipe were coated in a layer of cooking […]