We all come into contact with a plumber from time to time and it is usually not through choice. Something has usually gone inconveniently wrong; a burst pipe, a leaking shower, a toilet that won’t flush. Some of these memorable events are quite serious and, often, we have to find a plumber in a hurry.
Happily, the Internet has made that a very fast and simple process. Just fire up the laptop, search for “emergency plumber in Northampton on your search engine of choice and you’re there.
How many people know, however, that modern day smartphones can also be used to locate all sorts of locally based services? You no longer have to be sat at a computer to do this kind of search.
This is because Google, and other search engines, have worked relentlessly to try to ensure that websites are optimised for showing not only on desktop and laptop computers but also on smartphones as well. The benefit of this advance in web browsing technology is that you no longer need to be at your desk in order to make the search. Furthermore, by using the geographical positioning capability in your smartphone, you will be shown only those plumbers who are located near enough to be of help – in a hurry if necessary – complete with their name and address details, telephone number and, if required, a map of their location.
When selecting a plumber it is often useful if the company that you choose has other skills on board as well. Many plumbing tasks go hand in hand with those involving other skills such as those of an electrician, gas engineer and builder. You could be very busy trying to locate several different companies to do these jobs or, select one of the Northampton based maintenance specialists who are able to do all of the above by virtue of the fact that they employ qualified specialists in each of the necessary areas of expertise.
So whether you need a bathroom installing, a tap washer replacing or a brand new shiny kitchen sink, please bear your local Northampton plumber in mind.