We Fix Now Issues Warnings over Bogus Plumbers

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The emergency repair specialists at We Fix Now have responded to the news that conmen are operating in the Bradford area, posing as plumbers and targeting the elderly and vulnerable.

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The two men targeted houses belonging to two elderly women in Wibsey, claiming they needed to check the homes for damage and gas leaks.

According to Telegraph & Argus, the two men targeted houses belonging to two elderly women in Wibsey, claiming they needed to check the homes for damage and gas leaks. The two ladies later realised that their handbags had been taken. In response, police have been warning residents in the area not to allow people into their homes without proof of ID and to report all suspicious incidents. The first suspect is described as being light-skinned and possible Asian, speaking good English and being of medium build with short black hair, whilst the second is described as white, around 5ft, 5in tall with short black hair.

Well-known for their Surbiton plumbers, We Fix Now offers fully trained plumbers and Gas Safe Registered engineers throughout London and its surrounding counties. As such, the team were worried by the recent news and have offered their advice on how residents can protect themselves against this type of incident.

“It is important for everyone, particularly those most at risk such as those who live alone, to be particularly vigilant. Never let a passer-by carry out plumbing or gas work on your home and remember to ask for ID before you let someone enter your home. It is always best to contact a team of fully trained and reliable plumbers for any work you need undertaking. At We Fix Now, all of our team are friendly and professional to put you at ease.”

We Fix Now is a London-based company providing emergency plumbers and electricians throughout the M25 and surrounding counties. Renowned for their fast and effective service, the firm also specialise in unblocking drains, fixing central heating and boilers and sorting problems with gas. With a strong focus on customer service, We Fix Now prides itself on providing fully qualified and experienced engineers day and night, every day of the year.

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Lucy Jones
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