Your Drain Clogging Guide: Room By Room

Kitchen Sink Running Tap

Wherever there are drains on your property, there is a chance of blockage. Remember, no matter how careful we are with what enters your drains, drain clogging can be an unavoidable truth of owning a home. In this guide, we will be focusing on key rooms of the house that most commonly experience drain blockages, Read More »

What can go into surface drain water?

Pool of Rain Water Surrounding Exposed Drain

Surface drain water flows directly into seas and rivers without the need to be treated. As such, it’s vital that harmful substances are prevented from entering surface drain water, as this will lead to contamination of these natural water bodies. In this article, we’ll explore the difference between surface drainage and wastewater drainage; we’ll highlight Read More »

Construction considerations for drainage systems

If you’re considering a building project, whether that’s an extension to your home or a new property entirely, the list of  things to consider can seem endless. One such thing that many don’t give much thought to is the installation or upgrade of the drainage systems servicing the new building. Often times, such systems are mandatory and so Read More »

Identifying Pitch Fibre Pipes

For people who don’t work in the industry, knowing what function different types of pipes  carry out at  our properties is unlikely – to many, they’re just a way of carrying  our water and waste away from the premises. However, plumbing systems are in reality sophisticated networks that play a crucial role in maintaining clean, Read More »

Identifying Lead Pipes

Before more modern practices came into play in the 1970s, many houses were constructed using lead pipes for their plumbing. While this method served countless homes across the decades in terms of structural integrity and plumbing efficiency, lead pipes have since been surpassed by other materials, and their presence in homes has presented a cause Read More »