There are various kinds of plumbing which plumbers in Sydney take on. All the plumbers in Sydney though may not take on all the various kinds of plumbing – based on their expertise, their experience as well as their likes they can take on projects involving some or one of the below plumbing specializations. However for each of these areas of specialization, the plumbers need to attend special vocational training and post the completion of the training, before they get certified, they need to work with master experienced plumbers so that they receive on the job training before they can launch out on their own.
Specializations of plumbing
The plumbers that deal with water supply plumbing take up projects which involve:
- Installation of hot or cold water supply to either the kitchen or the bathroom.
- Installation of hot water systems. These plumbers may again have specialization in different kinds of hot water systems and not others. For example, some may specialize in solar powered hot water systems, others may go by the traditional hot water systems and more.
- Connecting and collection of rainwater into tanks which is then used for garden irrigation or for flushing toilets. This is the new big thing in plumbing as more people are getting to be environment conscious and want to conserve water.
The plumbers in Sydney who specialize in sanitary plumbing take care of :
- Installation and fitting of basins, sinks as well as toilets
- They also install suspended drains as well as waste pipes and they connect these to the fixtures
- They are called upon when there are blockages in sanitary drains or when the water is not draining out fast enough.
These plumbers usually only specialize in one or both of these fields :
- Installation and testing of hot water services which are run on gas. They also install and test heaters as well as cooktops.
- They install natural gas and LPG lines
Roofing plumbers are those that as the name suggest work primarily with roofs. They do :
- Fabrication and installation of metal roofing as well as downpipes and gutters
- They install vents in the roof and skylights as well
- They work at height and outdoors
These plumbers are used for :
- Digging of trenches so that the stormwater and sanitary drains can be laid
- They repair as well as clear out underground drains
- They install sewerage treatment systems
Mechanical service plumbers
These plumbers install ducted heating, hydronic heating and evaporative coolers as well as splits
They also install sheet metal ductwork and they do fabrication work as well.
These are some specializations of a plumber in Sydney and that is why it is necessary to call the right kind of plumber based on the plumbing needs and the project which the homeowner wants to embark upon. Else it will end in a fiasco.