How Drains Can Contribute to Subsidence

How Drains Can Contribute to Subsidence

You may be buying a house, and you’ve just received your home buyer’s report. Or maybe you’ve been living in your property for some time, and cracks have begun to appear in the walls. Either way, it’s always worrying when you find out that your...
Drainage Installation In Altrincham

Drainage Installation In Altrincham

Flooding Outside Property Over the weekend we were called out to a property in Altrincham where a customer had the issue that every time it rained, outside the property became flooded. We inspected the area and advised that a 15m Aco drain should be installed along...
Fixing Drains To Prevent Rats In Bolton

Fixing Drains To Prevent Rats In Bolton

We have recently completed a job in Bolton where our customer was complaining of a pest problem orginating from her drains! As mentioned in our previous blog post How to stop rats in drains, cracked drains are a fantastic place for Rats and pests to get into your...
Drain Investigation in Knutsford

Drain Investigation in Knutsford

blocked Drain In Knutsford We have recently completed a job in Knutsford where our customer had an issue with a blocked drain. Other firms had been involved and had quoted over £6000 to dig up the road and divert the drain. With our CCTV cameras we set out...
How to Stop Rats In Drains

How to Stop Rats In Drains

Preventing Rats in Drains Recent estimates suggest that there could be up to ten million rats in the UK. This means that at any time, there’s a good chance you’re not more than six feet away from a rat! Rats can enter your home in a variety of ways, but...
Drain Gully Replacement in Denton, Manchester

Drain Gully Replacement in Denton, Manchester

Fixing Broken Drain Gullies In Denton, Manchester We were recently called out to look at some drain gullys at a property in Denton, Manchester. Upon inspecting the gullies, we found that there were issues with both of the gullies. One was cracked and needed replacing...
What Happens After You Flush?

What Happens After You Flush?

The line in Finding Nemo, ‘All drains lead to the ocean,’ is quite a famous quote, but is it accurate? To answer the question, “What happens after you flush?” we need to look at the different types of waste that leave our properties through the drains,...
How To Unblock An Outside Drain

How To Unblock An Outside Drain

So you’ve discovered that your outside drain is blocked. Of course, your immediate thought is, “How much is this going to cost me?” Don’t panic! There are a few things you could try before calling out a professional, and we’re here to guide you...
Blocked Drains During Lockdown

Blocked Drains During Lockdown

Blocked Drains During Lockdown Let’s face it, there’s never a good time to have blocked drains. However, lockdown has got to be one of the worst. Imagine being stuck inside a house with backed-up, smelly drains. You wouldn’t be able to flush your...
Do Sewer Linings Work?

Do Sewer Linings Work?

Drain damage and fixes Some of the drainage and sewer systems in the UK are extremely old; many date as far back as the 1800s! Age is definitely a contributing factor to the breakdown of many drains, but even modern drains can need repairing. Tree roots, incorrect...