Category Archives: Blocked Drains

From Rivers to Drains -The Journey Your Water Takes

Have you ever wondered where the water in your drains comes from? Well, it’s a long and fascinating journey. It starts from the rivers and lakes, then passes through the water treatment centers, Afterwards, it goes through underground tunnels and … Continue reading

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Winter Drain Care

As Game of Thrones fans will tell you, winter is coming, and this is the time to take the necessary steps to protect your household from the effects of the cold season. Protecting your drainage systems from the elements can … Continue reading

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How Drains Work – What Happens After You Flush?

There’s a wonderful quote in 80’s comedy hit Blackadder… ‘Baldrick, I find the General Northern and Metropolitan sewage system interesting, but that doesn’t mean that I want to put on some rubber gloves and pull things out with a pair … Continue reading

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Why You Shouldn’t Do It Yourself

When a drainage issue sparks up out of nowhere, it can be very tempting to take a DIY approach to tackling the problem. But this isn’t advisable. Instead, you should leave it to the professionals, like Inspect-a-Drain. Here are four … Continue reading

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5 Signs That There’s Something Wrong With Your Drains

Drainage systems are nifty things – they get rid of all of our waste without us needing to think about it… most of the time. Sometimes, problems do happen, and they can be easy and affordable to resolve if caught … Continue reading

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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, … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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The Science Behind Unblocking Your Drains

In the average household, your toilet, sink, bath and shower all empty into the exact same waste pipe. From here it makes its way into the sewers until it’s cleaned up and returned to rivers and other streams of water. … Continue reading

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Drains as Cold as Ice: How to Take Care of Your Drains this Winter

  With winter well underway we’re pretty certain you’ve already felt the nip of the icy weather in the early morning. So far we’ve hurried through our houses, digging out our woolly jumpers, hats and gloves given as gifts from … Continue reading

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That’s the End of Rat: Preventing Pest Infestation this Autumn

When dealing with the unfortunate blocked drains in Nottingham that we see on a daily basis, we are becoming increasingly aware of the trouble that leaves are causing already this autumn. Our previous blog provided some hints towards how you … Continue reading

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