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The Problems Caused by Pitch Fibre Pipes 

Pitch fibre pipes are an inferior and poor-standard form of drainage. It is a lighter …

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Benefits of Hiring a Professional Plumber 

Changing a lightbulb or a fuse is an easy task. It is tempting to fix …

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The Importance of Septic Tank Cleaning 

Septic Tanks are used when a property is not connected to the public drainage system. …

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The Effect of Hard Water on Drains 

It is suggested that 60% of homes in the UK are using hard water. Hard …

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Importance of Drain Maintenance 

All drainage experts will tell you that it is vital that you maintain and take …

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Why Are There Rats in my Drains? 

Are You Asking, “Why Are There Rats in my Drains?”   There are an estimated …

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How to Check For Leaks in a Bathroom 

The bathroom is where you would usually find leaks in your home. Water stains on …

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Most frequently asked drainage questions 

There have been hundreds of questions that have been asked by our customers concerning their …

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How To Fix A Blocked Sink 

If your sink isn’t working properly, you’ve come to the right place. Here at Maintain …

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Damp proofing your drainage systems 

Damp can be a major issue for many homes causing structural damage and health problems …

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How to Prevent Fatbergs – Domestic & Commercial 

Fatberg is a term used to describe congealed lumps of fat, sanitary items, wet wipes …

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Reasons why your drains are draining slow 

If your drains are draining slow it might seem like a mild inconvenience. However, this …