Manhole Cover Replacement

Manhole Chamber Rebuild

Manhole Chamber Rebuild The team were called to unblock a drain for a local council.  On inspection they found that one of the manhole chambers was unstable and required a full  rebuild.  Manhole chambers – also known as inspection chambers, are an integral part of a drainage system allowing access for drains to be cleared, carry out essential repairs,…

Rising Damp - Damage to Building

Rising Damp

Rising Damp A council run site we regularly provide tank emptying services for reported a significant level of rising damp in the main utility block.  On investigation we found that there was no provision for water drainage in the original building construction. Rain water was pooling around the exterior walls of the block causing damp…

Drain Rodding

Drain Rodding

DRAIN RODDING The team were called to another blocked drain this week – an excess of tissue and oil was found to be causing the problem. On this occasion they were able to clear the blockage using rods.  The team carry a selection of drain rods which are stiff yet flexible allowing them to apply force to the rods.…

Blocked Aco Drain

Blocked Aco Drain

Blocked Aco Drain Channel The team was called out to Byfleet Library to clear blocked aco drains.  Drains can become blocked during the autumn months with leaves, debris and even freezing water.   The wastewater can back up causing flooding, leaks and damage to the surrounding area, including property.  An overflowing drain can also cause potential problems during the…