Following an announcement from the Government, we can confirm that we are categorised as essential key workers and therefore are continuing to operate as normal but are following the Government guidelines closely and monitoring all updates on a regular basis.
During this time, although not advisable it is understandable that non-disposable items are being flushed into the system and therefore it may be wise to carry out high-pressure water jetting to ensure your drains are free-flowing and a CCTV camera inspection to see if the system can cope with the abuse as I am sure we all agree that the last thing needed is an overflowing toilet.
Why you may need our drainage services
With many crews on the road, we carry out a wide range of services for a variety of reasons on a weekly basis. Our survey technicians are prepared to investigate the cause of a number of problems that have made themselves known such as foul smells, cracks in the building, ground movement or vermin infestation and this is usually
a sign of defects that have deteriorated over time. If left further, damage to the drains can have huge implications, i.e. unsanitary/unhygienic conditions, risk of flooding and failure to clear away human waste, possible subsidence and ground movement, etc. and therefore we advise any concerns are looked into.
Just as often we are instructed to obtain information pertinent to Build Over Agreements if planning an extension or ascertain the condition of the drainage system prior to buying a property as well as regular monitoring following an insurance claim.
Once any issues have been identified, whether by us or another drainage contractor, our repair specialists are able to attend to return the system to a watertight condition or make any adjustments for Building Regulations to be met. This department is also able to install any new drainage you may need for a new project or
implement preventative measures for peace of mind.
Our cleaning and maintenance department are also in high demand to either clear blockages when they start to overflow or working to a regular schedule to avoid this happening.
Regardless of the reason, we are always happy to help in any way we can so please do not hesitate to contact us if you are in need of a National Association of Drainage Contractors (NADC) approved specialist.
What Drainsmart Customers Say
"This was an urgent short notice request to complete and report on a CCTV drain survey in connection with a property purchase in Wimbledon following on from a Building Surveyor's recommendation. Drainsmart could not have been more understanding and helpful throughout. They fitted the survey at short notice, completed it with minimal disruption for the current property owner and sent me a high quality (and - important for a lay person - readily digestible) report on the same day which enabled us to exchange contracts the following week. We will now do the work recommended."
J.G., Drain Survey London
"Excellent service all the way from the initial survey, report to the final repair and final communication. Was recommended Drainsmart by the RICS surveyors who did my Home Buyers report. Price was exactly that what was quoted and they completed within the time they said was necessary. Overall very happy with the repair and level of service. Would definitely recommend to anyone buying a house/flat and needs a drainage survey or any repair work done."
A.W., Drain Repair London
"I had a structural survey done on a 1930s property I want to purchase which recommended a drain survey due to cracking in the walls. I called Danielle and she got the survey done the next day. The report was done to a high standard and was easy to understand. Danielle was so helpful with my follow up questions and even sorted me out a specialist insurer (due to the cracking and on advice of my solicitor I told insurers about the structural survey and no one would insure me)! Would not hesitate to recommend this firm."
E.K., Structural Surveys London