Signs That Your Drain Is Damaged
Blockages and Sewage Backups
While some minor blockages can be solved with a thorough pipe clean, persistent blockages and sewage backups may indicate that you have a collapsed drain. With a CCTV survey, our drain maintenance specialists can investigate the damage and determine the exact location to repair the issue at its source.
Damp Patches and Mould
Damp and mould can have a devastating effect on your property, impacting the health of your building and family or colleagues. Damp and mouldy patches are often a sign of drainage issues, and the culprit could be a leaking drain, this should be tended to as quickly as possible. Our professional drainage engineers have the experience and equipment to diagnose your issue, detect and fix a leaky, broken drain or complete a collapsed drain repair effectively.
If you find signs of a rodent or animal infestation in your property, whether that is holes, chewed up items or animal droppings, it is worth considering that a poorly installed or broken drainage system may be the cause. With our CCTV technology, we can pinpoint the entry point used by the rodents and complete a drain pipe repair to prevent further infestations.
Subsidence and Structural Damage
Subsidence is a significant threat to the structural safety of your property, so it is crucial to get to the bottom of the cause as quickly and effectively as possible. CCTV surveys are the ideal solution to establish the cause of subsidence, and with professional equipment, our team can investigate the issue and determine the most suitable and effective solution. As a specialist drain repair company, we will get to the root cause of any issue.
Foul smells are one of the most unpleasant signs of a blocked or damaged drain, so if your property has a noticeably bad odour, you shouldn’t have to put up with it any longer. If the cause is a pipe blockage, your drains will likely need unblocking for the smell to go away but if it’s a collapsed drain, the smell will likely reappear until the issue is fixed. We can determine once and for all, whether you have a broken drain and promptly complete a collapsed drain repair with minimal disruption.