Maintain Drains Blog

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What to do if your bath is taking longer to drain 

Is your bath taking longer to drain? You might have noticed the water is staying …

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Why use a CCTV drain survey 

We can use a CCTV drain survey to observe the conditions of your drains and …

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What to do if you have a fatberg in your drains 

What is fatberg? Fatberg is the term used when a sewage system is blocked by …

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Rats in your drain pipes? Here’s what to do 

Finding signs to having rats in your drain pipes can be your worst nightmare. Maintain …

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Signs of Tree Root Obstruction in Your Drains 

Tree root obstruction reduces the flow of water through your drains freely. It can also …

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2020 Septic Tank Regulations – Are you compliant? 

Even though the 2020 septic tank regulation came out in 2015, many are still not …

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Signs your drains are blocked 

Sometimes, it’s hard to work out if your drains are blocked. Drainage issues are a …

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Maintain Drains awarded place on new Dorset County Council framework 

Dorset County Council has awarded Dorset based drainage specialists Maintain Drains a contract to provide …

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Roots In Drains Removal 

Drainage problems are often difficult to spot and can easily grow into a larger issue. …

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When Is Drain Excavation Needed 

Most of the drainage issues we deal with at Maintain Drains are minor problems which …

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How To Unblock An Outside Drain 

We hand out plenty of tips on how to keep your drains healthy inside the …

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Home Buyers CCTV Drain Survey 

Having a CCTV Drainage survey before you purchase a new home is a great idea. …