Keep out of the gutter this Christmas – protect your pipes and drains!

protect your pipes and drains Winter is coming. And for those who live with vulnerable pipes, indoor or outdoor, or encounter troublesome yearly drain build-up, the cold climate can often be a period of struggle and financial concern. So, make sure you’re protected this year; take the right precautions in advance to pre-empt drain build-up and frozen pipes. Make it through the colder [...]

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Keep out of the gutter this Christmas – protect your pipes and drains!

protect your pipes and drains Winter is coming. And for those who live with vulnerable pipes, indoor or outdoor, or encounter troublesome yearly drain build-up, the cold climate can often be a period of struggle and financial concern. So, [...]

When Will You Need a CCTV Drain Inspection?

CCTV Drain Surveys If you’re having problems with your drains it can be a difficult task to inspect and diagnose without digging into the ground. Luckily there is a handy alternative - CCTV drain inspection. A CCTV drain [...]

Could Drainage Problems Be the Cause of Damp in Your Home?

Drainage Problems Damp is such a common problem in the UK and we’re not just talking about the weather. Damp in our homes is something everyone comes across at some point. It can be very problematic, depending on the cause, [...]

Simple DIY Methods to Fix Smelly Drains

How to repair smelly drains Dodgy smells from your drains is a common enough problem, especially in the summer. Your first instinct may be to ignore it or call a plumber but there are some things you can do to fix the problem yourself. [...]

Water Firms Failed Customers Affected by the ‘Beast from the East’

Water Firms Ofwat has said that water company failings left 200,000 households in England and Wales without water during the “beast from the east” snow storms earlier this year. [...]

Water Company Bosses Were Paid £58m over Last Five Years

Water Company Bosses It has been branded a “national scandal”. Bosses of privatised water companies in the UK have been criticised for receiving £58 million in pay and benefits over the past five years. Meanwhile customers [...]

Why You Should Do Drain Maintenance This Summer

Drain maintenance Drain maintenance is probably the last thing you want to think about when the sun is shining, especially after a long, harsh winter. [...]

Dropped Something Down the Drain? Here’s What to Do Next

Dropped Something Down the Drain Oops you’ve just dropped something in the drain. It’s a common occurrence but we never expect it to happen to us. After the initial panic sets in it’s time to plan what to do next. In many cases you [...]

What to Do If You Have a Blocked Drain

Blocked Drain If you’ve noticed that there seems to be a blockage in your plumbing, you might be wondering who to call. Do you just call a plumber? Do you call the council? Can you handle it yourself? [...]

Six Simple Tips for Preventing and Unblocking Shower Drains

how to unblock your drains Having a shower overflow and flood your bathroom is never fun. So we’ve put together some simple tips to fix blocked drains and prevent them from happening in the future. You can also apply these tips to [...]