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    Repair or Replace your Shower Valves
    in London
    from £45 + Vat

    Shower Valve Repair or Replacement London

    It can be annoying when stepping into the shower (especially on a winter's day) and the water temperature fluctuates Hot, cold, tepid and somewhere between all three. That unexpected exposure to cold water causes a sharp intake of breath and gets the heart pumping, not to mention the ‘blue’ language, which usually matches your skin complexion brrrrr!.

    Most showers contain a thermostatic cartridge or ‘blending valve’ (this term covers them all) as it blends hot and cold water together to give the desired temperature. It is a moving part and like many moving parts will suffer wear and tear over time, unfortunately, and will need replacing.

    What's included in this service?

    Our plumbing engineers are skilled at fixing, replacing or improving all types of shower valves including thermostatic and concealed showers One of our expert engineers will inspect your shower and give you a repair estimate. If you’re happy for him to proceed he will fix it, however big or small the job.

    We look forward to hearing from you either using our online booking form or feel free to give us a call on 020 3538 706 and one of our friendly customer service staff will be on hand to guide you through any questions you may have or if you want to read any of our reviews please check our Checkatrade or Which? reviews.

    You’ll receive

    • A fixed price. There are no hidden charges and we’ll ensure you’re happy with the price before we proceed with the work.
    • Emergency response. We can usually offer same-day or next-day appointments.
    • Accurate diagnosis guarantee. We are so confident in the quality of our engineers, that we can correctly diagnose your fault within the 1st Half hour otherwise you won’t be charged.
    • Tap into our engineers’ expertise without being tied down to an annual contract.
    • A year-long guarantee on our work so you have peace of mind

    What will it cost?

    Fault diagnosis and repair: our engineers will assess, diagnose and attempt to fix your fault within the 1st half hour. For this we charge a fixed £45 + VAT. Occasionally when we are unable to fix your fault within the 1st half hour, or when additional materials are required we always provide you with a fixed price for the additional works before proceeding.

    Rather replaced than repaired?

    If you need your shower replaced and would like a quote , simply send us a photo of your existing shower via email with a brief description of what your preferences are , and one of our maintenance advisors will prepare your quote.
    For more in depth information about our shower repair services contact our office and speak to one of our repair advisors.

    What's not included in this service?

    • Any congestion zone, ULEZ or parking charges - This will be added at cost to the final bill (unless a parking permit for the duration of the visit is provided).

      Have more questions about our Shower Valves service? Read our Facts & FAQs

    Before dismantling the unit conduct a simple check. With the boiler on, locate the hot water supply to the shower. Feel the pipe, if the pipe temperature is fluctuating between hot/cold it could be a problem with the boiler, as the shower can only deliver what the boiler sends to it. If the water temperature is OK then it’s likely the cartridge needs replacing as it’s the cartridge that controls the temperature inside the shower.
    Some common faults to look out for:

  • Not enough pressure – check the hose is not ‘pinched’ on the inside of the outer sleeve.
  • Shower head clogged with limescale.
  • Shower leaking from the head when turned off.
  • Limescale build up – levers stiff and difficult to control water temperature.
  • Damaged shower valves.
  • Troublesome temperature control due to worn off silicone sealings.
  • All of the above are ‘fixable’ and is just one of the many services you can expect from serviceteam Ltd. We operate across the length and breadth of London. Our highly experienced and qualified plumbers, electricians, and engineers are available 24/7.

    If you are experiencing any of the above phone us now or contact us through our online platform and we’ll do our best to be with you on the same day (subject to availability).

    Why Serviceteam Ltd?

    Fixed And Fair Prices

    We like to feel our prices are competitive. Price is important but expertise and experience is just as important. If you want all three, then call serviceteam Ltd. You won’t be disappointed, that’s a promise! We work on a fair and fixed prices basis irrespective of the nature of the project. One you have approved the quotation (and only then) our tradespeople will commence work immediately. If we are unable to identify the fault within the first half-hour, we will, as a good will gesture, not charge you for the visit.

    Rapid Response

    This is characterised by serviceteam Ltd responding within a short interval of time to attend to your needs. This comes under our emergency services response when time is of the essence. Call us and we will endeavour to be with you within hours of placing your call fully prepared to begin work.

    Professionalism

    Serviceteam Ltd professionalism is based on our tradespeople and head office teams adhering to a set of standards, a code of conduct and numerous qualities that portray accepted practice within a particular trade area. We acknowledge this important fact and demand our tradespeople and head office team deliver a high-quality service with the utmost dedication that meets your expectations. Our friendly team is available 24/7 to manage your concerns.

    Other Plumbing Services

    Apart from Shower valve repair our extensive services cover the following:

  • Toilet unblocking
  • Warm Air Boiler Breakdown Repair
  • Toilet repair
  • Water leak Repair.
  • Saniflo/Macerator repair.
  • Resealing Silicone/Mastic.
  • Tap Replacement.
  • Electric shower replacement
  • Hob/cooker replacement
  • shower pump replacement
  • Central heating powerflush
  • Electric boiler repair
  • Boiler replacement
  • Heating upgrade
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    No matter what the task, be it a repair, replacement, or any maintenance service our expert team of qualified plumbers and engineers are on hand to support you.

    Minimal Charges

    There are no charges related to the following:

  • Travel time
  • Fuel consumption
  • Congestion Charges
  • External Charges

  • Extra Parts ordered on the spot
  • Ultta-low emission zone
  • What’s included

    Here’s what you get for the price:

  • 24/7 Availability
  • Dedicated Job Owner specific to your works.
  • 1-year Serviceteam Ltd. Guarantee on parts and materials.
  • Cover insurance.
  • Professional tradespeople with extensive experience.
  • Guaranteed Workmanship.
  • Areas Coverage

    Serviceteam Ltd. covers all of London 24/7. The job of our quick response tradespeople is to respond in a timely and efficient way.

    FAQs

    Q: How do I replace a shower handle without replacing the valve?
    A: Well Replacing a shower handle isn’t as hard as it sounds, Most of the shower handles are held with a single screw to a valve. All you have to do is to pull out the screw and replace the handle, However, it is a good option and less expensive to replace a shower handle than a valve.

    Q: How do you know shower mixing valve goes worse?
    A: Here are the ways that tell you that your shower cartridges went worst:

  • Most common sign, Falling water drops from a shower when turnoff.
  • Difficult to turn the shower handle
  • Some shower handles get slips and don’t turn on the water.
  • Q: How much does the Service team charge for shower valve replacement?

    A: We charged a fixed price of shower replacement that start from £45 + Vat,

    Q: What causes a shower mixing valve non-functional?
    A: Old shower mixing valves may begin to fail to control water temperature correctly, due to the age of that valve the lack of temperature balancing feature which can effectively control and maintain any immediate changes in water temperature.

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    Choose your preferred method? If not now but certainly in the future you’re likely to have something in your home or premises that needs repairing or replacing? When you do we have various ways we can approach your job;
    • Serviceteam completes so many jobs during a year that we can often provide you with a fixed price for the works without attending
    • Other jobs require am enquiry to be raised, so we can compile a quotation. Any photos provided will help us to assess requirements.
    • If your project is large or complex, we will assign one of our qualified engineers to visit and prepare a detailed quotation.
    • Alternatively, you can select serviceteam’s Pay by Time option, certainly if you have an emergency or a “to do” list made up of one or several minor jobs. When on site our engineer will appraise the works required and give an indication of how long the works are expected to take. If we are unable to complete the works within the first visit due to the need for extra time or materials, then we will provide you with a fixed price quotation for the extended works for consideration and authorisation before proceeding.
    Enquiries can be logged through our website, email, WhatsApp or by calling 020 3538 7067.

    What happens next?
    When booking online the details of your job, including your preferred time slot/s will be sent to our scheduling department where within one working hour, scheduling will assign the appropriately qualified engineer to your job. You will also receive an alert via email confirming your appointment. You can view details of your job and see a photo of the engineer who will be visiting. If we are unable to accommodate your job at the time requested, due to high demands on our resources, we will be in touch with alternative dates.

    Good to know about your deal?
    If our tradesperson assesses your job and believes that the scope of the works need adjusting in terms of time/materials and price, they will seek you approval before the work begins.

    How are tradespeople verified?
    All our tradespeople have the relevant trade specific qualifications, have been rigorously screened and come under serviceteam’s insurance policies.

    How do we charge?
    At the point of booking your service we will log your preferred payment details card number etc. Payment will not be taken from your credit/debit card until the works have been completed, usually within 24 hours. Please note credit card transactions are limited to £150.00. maximum. A copy of your paid invoice and a job-sheet will be emailed to you when payment has been approved. Our dedicated Operations Team, based in London, are on call to discuss any current or future jobs as well as managing your project through to completion. If you prefer to pay with a different card to the one used when booking your appointment, please ask our trades person whilst on site to call the office and update your details.

    How do refunds work?
    You are eligible for a refund if you cancel within 14 days of booking or the job has not been started and is not within the cancellation time frame.

    What if I want to cancel the appointment?
    We understand that priorities and plans change, and you may need to rearrange/cancel your booking. Should this be the case please let us know as soon as possible so we can make the necessary alterations to our work schedules. If we don’t receive enough notice of your cancellation or appointment rescheduling within the terms outlined below, then there is a possibility you will be charged a cancellation fee.

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    (1.) A charge of £10.00 (ten pounds) will be payable if the service is cancelled within 24 hours. (2.) If the scheduled appointment is cancelled within 12 hours (or less) a 50% charge of the booking fee will be applied (3.) If the appointment is cancelled when engineer arrives at the property (on the doorstep - photos and times will be provided) and within our texted 3-hour time slot the full booking fee will become payable. None of the above charges are profit items and only contribute to the cost of late cancellation/lost business.

    Do I need to provide parking?
    As you know parking in and around London can be problematic and extremely costly (depending on the area) if a parking space can be reserved for our engineer it would be appreciated and help increase efficiency of the service provided (no feeding meters etc or mobile app updating). The quote we have provided does not include the cost of parking and/or congestion charge which will be added to the final invoice (if applicable). Please inform your personal account manager if any special parking instructions like parking permit/free parking can be provided. For properties on the rim of the congestion zone and it is not possible for our engineer to attend without entering/clipping the charge zone, we may need to add the charge to the final bill ? Please check with your personal account manager in advance of your appointment if you’re not sure?

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