Basic Plumbing Workshop

Learn the essentials of home plumbing.



3 hours Class size 1 to 6     label £60

In this hands-on workshop, you'll discover how to tackle common plumbing problems around your home. Whether it's a leaky tap or a troublesome toilet, this class is perfect for homeowners like yourself who want to learn the basics of plumbing repair. You'll gain the confidence and skills needed to save money by fixing these routine tasks yourself.

Now, don't worry if you've never picked up a wrench before. This class is specifically designed for beginners, so there's no need to be intimidated. Our experienced instructor will guide you through each step, making sure you feel comfortable with the materials and techniques involved.

Throughout the workshop, you'll work with a variety of tools and materials commonly found in plumbing repairs. From understanding the anatomy of a faucet to identifying the source of a leak, you'll learn the fundamentals that will empower you to handle small plumbing issues around your home.

You can expect to feel a sense of accomplishment as you successfully complete each repair. Imagine the satisfaction of fixing a dripping tap in just 5 minutes, all by yourself. Plus, by taking matters into your own hands, you'll be saving £80 that would have gone to a professional plumber.

By the end of this course, you'll have the knowledge and skills to tackle small plumbing problems with ease. You'll be empowered to take control of routine tasks and get them fixed right away. Don't miss out on this opportunity to learn a valuable skill that will benefit you and your home. Join us in this workshop and become your own handy homeowner!

Tasks and Skills covered include:

  • Water storage and hot water systems
  • Tap washer and cartridge replacement
  • Poly pipe fittings
  • How to replace a length of copper pipe with new poly pipe
  • Removing and installing new taps
  • Specific tools for plumbing
  • Working with copper pipe
  • Soldering
  • Sealing threads to stop leaks
  • Copper fittings
  • Cutting copper pipe and poly pipe
  • Isolating valves
  • Waste and Traps
  • Replacing or repairing toilet parts, what are they and what do they do?
  • Flush valves
  • Flappers
  • Handles
  • Chains
  • Overflows


Knowledge required
Beginner-friendly
 
What you'll get
All learning materials and tools to learn the essentials of home plumbing maintenance.
 
Location

Cherry Lodge, Oakcroft Road, West Byfleet, KT14 6JH

Basic Plumbing Workshop location
Your teacher
The Great British Woodshop
The Great British Woodshop

4.9 (18)

At the Great British Woodshop, students of all abilities are given a warm welcome at our large and fully tooled workshop in West Byfleet, Surrey.

Courses are run by woodworking craftsman and television presenter David Free. DRB certified, David has been practising woodwork for 40 years and has been teaching all ages for 20 of those. David is passionate about sharing his woodwork and DIY knowledge with others.

More about this class

This teacher has 18 reviews for their other experiences - which you can see here.

This class is also covered by ClassBento's money-back guarantee.

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