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Common causes of drainage failure

Common causes of drainage failure

Drainage issues can be a result of many things from poor installation to age. Most problems can be prevented so knowing the issues and what we can do to solve them is a great way to keep your drains in good health. Damaged Pipes: Pipes can be damaged in numerous ways....

Septic Tanks and Cesspools- What are they?

Septic Tanks and Cesspools- What are they?

Most of us, when we think of a drain, imagine pipes underneath the ground, leading to a sewer and away. Yet there are different types of drainage systems such as septic tanks and cesspools. Never heard of them? Don’t worry we will explain everything…   What is a...

Drains during the Autumn. And how we fix them

Drains during the Autumn. And how we fix them

To many people, the winter may seem like the only time drains play up, but the summer and autumn months can also cause havoc for your drains. Increased volume, tree roots, and heat all contribute to drainage issues. Water usage: During a heatwave, who doesn’t have a...

Who is responsible for your drains?

Who is responsible for your drains?

If an example was needed for out of sight out of mind drainage systems should top the list! Most people never give much thought to what happens underneath their property, that’s until an issue arises. However, it’s good to know that if a problem does occur you know...

What are the warning signs of a Blocked Drain?

What are the warning signs of a Blocked Drain?

When was the last time you had your drains checked? Do you know the signs of a blocked drain? A blocked drain can catch anyone by surprise at any time. So what warning signs do you need to look out for? By making yourself aware of the warning signs, you’ll be able to...

HOME BUYERS CCTV DRAIN SURVEY

You may ask how a home buyers CCTV drain survey could help you? Buying a house is probably the largest purchase you will make in your life. You view the house to check you like it and that it looks in good order. You would also get a house survey to check out the...

THE BIGGEST CAUSE OF BLOCKED DRAINS – WET WIPES

wet wipes clogged up in a manhole causing a blockage When it comes to flushing your toilets all you need to remember is the 3 P’s. Pee, Poo & Paper. If you stick to these three things being flushed down your toilet you stand a good chance of avoiding blocked...

BLOCKED DRAINS IN HEMEL HEMPSTEAD

Are you having trouble with blocked drains in Hemel, Hempstead? Seek support from our trusted drainage technicians at Origin Drainage And Plumbing. There could be plenty of reasons why your drain is blocked. Disposal of unsuitable products down the toilet, food build...

BLOCKED DRAINS IN WATFORD

Has the cold left your home with poorly working drains? Perhaps your property is suffering from years of overuse and disposal of large items through sinks. For full support with blocked drains in Watford, call in the support of Origin Drainage and Plumbing Services....