It happens to the best of us: one minute the shower is working fine, and the next, you’re standing in two inches of water that just won’t drain. Or perhaps you’ve attempted to flush your toilet and ended up watching the water spill out and onto the bathroom tiles.
Whether it’s a toilet, a bath, or a sink, clogged drains can be a headache to deal with. It’s important, however, not to reach out to the nearest plumber or drainage company right away, as the problem may be diagnosable and even treatable by yourself. Read more
Do you suspect that your outdoor drains may be blocked? The chances are, it’s probably more than apparent if something is causing a clog or two. So, what can you do? The fact is, there is lots you can try before you call out a drain unblocking team.
To help you get to the bottom of the problem, we’ve compiled a handy guide which features some top tips for a healthier drain. Here’s where to start: Read more
Not a blocked drain again! Clogged pipes and drains can be – and often are – a common domestic issue, causing huge problems in the home, with water damage being the main one. One of the most problematic blockages, though, is definitely the toilet – after all, you use it daily, and if it’s out of action, you’ll soon be aware of it!
Most toilet blockages are caused by too much toilet paper travelling down the pan and through the pipes, but fortunately, as it’s not always possible to get a professional out to fix the problem, there are several at-home remedies that can help. In this piece, we take a look at some of them to help you work out your options, before you get your loo up and running again! Read more
Blocked drains can cause water damage, stop you using a certain fixture, and usually result in you having to call contacting a reputable drainage company.
Fortunately, most of the leading causes are easy to prevent. Let’s take a look at some of them and discover what your options are when it comes to blocked drain solutions… Read more
Blocked drain? If you’ve tried sorting the issue with a drain rod or plunger and the blockage still isn’t shifting, drain jetting could be the answer. But what is it – and how will it help?
One of the most effective ways of cleaning drains and pipes, drain jetting is also one of the fastest ways to do so – and when time is of the essence, it’s not worth messing about and tackling the job yourself. Read more
When you’re a homeowner, there’s always something that requires your attention. Whether it’s a washing machine that’s packed up, or a boiler that’s due to be replaced, it’s rare when jobs around the home don’t cost you time – and money.
But today on the site, we’re at least crossing one thing off your to-do list (and relieving you of a little stress in the process), by bringing you some handy solutions to unblock an outside drain. After all, we bet you could do with saving that money you’d have spent getting to the bottom of it. Read on… Read more
If you’ve been left wincing in discomfort because you daren’t use your slow draining toilet, it’s time to address the issue. After all, it could be a problem you can solve in mere minutes – if only you knew how.
Thankfully, we’ve created a guide which gives you all the information you need to get the job done – and get it done relatively quickly, easily and maybe even cost effectively. Read on… Read more
Living in London (or elsewhere, for that matter) and got a nightmare on your hands? Okay, so we’re being a little melodramatic here, evidently. While a drain blockage certainly isn’t (or doesn’t need to be) a nightmare, dealing with it yourself can seem a bit of a headache nonetheless. Especially when you have so many other household tasks to deal with.
But it doesn’t have to be a hassle – not when you have our handy drain clearance London guide by your side! No, your first thought when you discover a blocked drain doesn’t need to be: ‘how much is this going to set me back?’, or ‘how soon can this be fixed?’. Instead, you should be leaning towards: ‘how can I sort this issue out myself?’. Read more
There’s standing water in your kitchen sink and your first thought is: ‘how much is this going to cost me?’
The fact is, there’s never a good time for your kitchen sink (or your bathroom sink, for that matter!) to be out of action, but with a little bit of know-how you could fix the problem faster than you think – and hopefully without having to break the bank, too. Sounds good, doesn’t it?
So, where to start when it comes to unblocking your sink? We’ve compiled a handy guide which covers everything you need to know. Read on… Read more
Is your shower cubicle or bath filling up with water? It sounds like it’s clogged! But before you pick up the phone to the experts, there are a few things you can try first.
A blocked shower drain can be frustrating but it doesn’t have to halt day-to-day life. Instead, simply read this useful guide. It contains all the hints and tips you need to deal with the problem as soon as it arises. From home remedies like baking soda and vinegar, to more ‘invasive’ solutions like using a snake or coat hanger to see to the problem, we have you covered. Read more