Things to Look For When Hiring an Emergency Plumbing Professional

Plumbing emergencies have a way of rearing their ugly heads when you least expect them. It not possible to predict when a pipe will burst, a gas pipe will develop a leak or a sewer will back up. Sometimes these things happen at the most inopportune times of the day or week and can affect your schedule. In situations such as this, you need a good, licensed plumber in Sydney that will respond promptly to your call and be at your home within the shortest possible time.

If you try to start searching for a plumber at the last minute, you may just have to settle for someone that has no proper experience or doesn’t provide prompt services. Many plumbers that provide emergency plumbing services also charge higher rates even for very basic services and add a call-out fee. When you hire a plumber you need the assurance that the professional would be able to provide the services you need, exactly when you need them.

Things to keep in view

Here are a few tips from the experts at SPS Plumbers on things to look for when hiring an emergency plumbing professional.

  • Experience and reputation- These two aspects go hand-in-hand. It’s best to search for a plumber well before you actually need one. Look online for companies that have been operating in the industry for a number of years. Read online reviews and testimonials to find out what customers are saying about the company’s services.
  • Licensed and insured- A credible company will always be licensed and insured. This also means they will make sure the work is completed to industry standards and that they are serious about their work.
  • Emergency services– Check whether the company provides 24/7 emergency plumbing As mentioned at the start, emergencies take place without warning and you need to be sure that the professional you call can be relied upon to provide prompt services.
  • Types of services– The company should also have the expertise to handle all types of plumbing problems and you can easily get an idea of the types of services they provide, by looking at their website.
  • Guarantees– It’s important that the company provide guarantees for its work. This indicates they will focus on doing the work right the first time around.

Hire the best emergency plumbers

We at SPS Plumbers provide reliable, cost-efficient and professional emergency plumbing services. No matter what time of the day or night you call us to fix a sudden, severe plumbing problem, we have your back. Our plumber will be at your location within the shortest possible time. They arrive in a vehicle that’s stocked with all the necessary equipment, tools and spares. This means there is no wastage of time trying to source the right components or fittings. We get the job done quickly and efficiently and provide iron-clad guarantees for our work.

For any information about our emergency plumbing services, feel free to call SPS Plumbers on 02 9002 7332 and our email is You can also fill in the contact us form and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.