Slide background
Crash! Bang! Water Hammer Strikes Again!
Slide background
Crash! Bang! Water Hammer Strikes Again!
1000 characters left

Crash! Bang! Water Hammer Strikes Again!

Have you ever been washing up the dishes after dinner and as you close of the tap you hear a banging or crashing of pipes, almost like a mini earthquake within the walls of your home? Sounds like you have water hammer.

Water hammer is a serious issue and if not fixed can lead to pipes bursting. Houses over 30 years old are particularly susceptible to this condition. It much easier to take action on this problem straight away then deal with a burst pipe and flooded bedroom! So if you have noticed large bangs every time you turn on and off the taps what can you do? The solution is simple and could save you a lot of heartache in the future.

The main solution to water hammer problems are installing a water hammer arrestor. A water hammer arrestor is a device that stops water hammer in an instant. It is an easy, quick and cheap way to fix the costly risk of water hammer. The arrestor consists of a spring and a waterproof air bladder which absorb the shock of moving water that was initially shocking your pipes. Unlike other devices such as air chambers, arrestors do not need recharging which means you don’t have to worry about water hammer again.

If you think you have water hammer and you need a fully licensed, professional plumber, then call Omega today on 1300 637 797.

Rapid Response 24 Hours, 7 Days

When you need a plumber in an emergency you can count on Omega Plumbing. With plumbing teams in multiple locations, we can dispatch our nearest available team direct to your door. Why settle for anything less?
Call 1300 806 683

Need an Emergency Service? Call us at 1300 806 683 Call Today

Why Choose Us

When you want great service for your plumbing, drains and hot water in Sydney, you'll be delighted with the Omega Plumbing commitment to provide you with the friendliest and most professional plumbing experience in NSW. No other plumbing company goes as far as Omega to put a smile on our customers' faces.


With Omega Plumbing, you know the full price in advance before you give us the go-ahead. It means complete peace of mind with a single flat rate quote, rather than worrying about how long it will take.


Omega Plumbing offers our customers red carpet service - which means every customer is a VIP, and their service backed up by a satisfaction guarantee.


Our plumbers are clean-cut, wear a pressed uniform, and we hire only the kind of plumbers we'd be delighted to have in our own homes.


You can be sure that Omega Plumbing will be there on-time - so much so that if we're late we'll pay you up to $100*.


We have teams in multiple locations across Sydney, meaning we can dispatch the closest available team direct to your door.


With over 30 years servicing Sydney's plumbing needs, Omega Plumbing is already trusted in tens of thousands of homes across the city.