Warning

A plumber’s hose pipe is regularly exposed to the foulest jobs and is a perfect host for a breeding ground, with many proven dangers lurking inside:

• De-composed insects
• Bacterial organisms
• Pathogens (legionella)
• Microbial slime
• Noxious liquids (chemical flushing agents)
• Heating system sludge/particulates
• Rat and mice urine/faeces
• Glass fibre loft insulation