Do You Know What Drains Have to Do with Subsidence?

Subsidence is a common here in the UK – according to the fancy-titled Landmark Information Group, it’s actually cost £3bn to the economy over the last decade. And that’s a cost that’s going to keep rising, given that many believe that upwards of 1 in 5 UK houses suffer subsidence. Continue reading

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Why is my Drain Blocked?

Has your drain started making funny noises? Is there a nasty lingering smell? Both of these are signs that you have a blocked drain.

Dealing with a blocked drain in your home is probably right at the bottom of the list of things you want to be doing. Unfortunately, you can’t just walk away and hope it clears up. It’s something that needs fixing ASAP.

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Building a Home Extension? 3 Things You Need to Consider

Adding extra space to your home can sometimes be a fantastic way to create more space and increase the value of your property. The most popular way of doing this is through designing and creating an extension.

However, it’s not as easy as just deciding that you want one. There are lots of factors to consider, especially when it comes to the law, design and construction.

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Maintain Your Drain: Why Drain Maintenance is Important

Property maintenance companies are responsible for providing reliable and cost effective property maintenance; working closely with both homeowners and landlords. Their job can be different from property to property; from tackling broken locks to painting and decorating.

Landlords in particular, prefer to work with property maintenance companies. This allows work to get done quicker and therefore the home to be on the market sooner than later.

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DIY Guide to Unblocking Your Toilet Like a Pro

Have you tried to flush only to find out you have a clogged toilet, blocked by foreign objects or faulty pipes? Before despairing or calling in professional help, you can always try to fix the issue yourself. After all, unclogging toilets is a great skill to have, especially if you’re hosting a party or, worse, are at someone else’s house when it happens… There are several ways to unblock your toilet, most of which use common tools or ingredients found in your home, so you don’t have to worry about running to the shop. Continue reading

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What To Do When Your Drain Smells

Nothing’s worse than a smelly drain in your home – once you get a nasty whiff, it isn’t long before the smell has spread to other rooms in your house because it gets so pungent. There will be a moment when you think the smell has disappeared, but once you start running the tap water it disturbs the cause of the odour and hits you right up the nose.

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What to Look for in a Potential Plumber

There’s often a world of options when looking for a plumber – so which one do you choose? If you’re on the lookout for a professional, here’s some advice that will guarantee you receive the same quality service associated with brands such as Inspect-A-Drain.

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How Does Your Domestic Drainage System Work?

Have you ever wondered how your drainage system works? Most of us only think about it when something goes wrong, but knowing exactly what goes on every time we open a tap or flush the toilet is important. Continue reading

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Common Myths About Drains

Blocked drains are something we all encounter at some point in our lives, and no doubt you’ve heard advice about dealing with it them from your dad, your neighbour or the nosy parker who just happened to be walking their dog past your garden – but they’re not all right.

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Welcome to our new blog

Hello and welcome to our brand spanking new blog!

Here at Inspect-a-Drain we are one of the leading providers of drainage services in Nottingham and surrounding areas. We have many years of combined experience in all areas of drain services and have built up a reputation for providing reliable, quality service to our customers. Whether you are having a problem with subsidence or blocked drains in Nottingham our team of drainage engineers are sure to be able to find the perfect solution for you.

With all of our years of experience we thought it was important to share some of our knowledge with you, our faithful customer, and what better place than our very own blog? As one of the leading names in the drainage industry we always have news and relevant information to share and a platform on which to do it had really become a necessity.

We will be filling our blog with articles on drainage and drain related issues, such as how to prevent them becoming an issue in your home. We also want to be able to lift the veil on the company a little and will be publishing plenty of information on the processes that we use and how they have developed over the years.

So if you enjoy informative articles that are sure to bestow plenty of useful and interesting information on you then be sure to stay tuned to our blog in the near future for more.

If you have any questions regarding our services then don’t hesitate to give us a call on 0800 195 8670 and we will be more than happy to help.

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