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Recent Drainage Systems reviews in Melbourne

Brendan is highly responsible, communicates well and did a terrific job - we wouldn’t hesitate to use his services again!

Cut 5 x drainage holes in concrete


Came on a Sunday to get our dishwasher fixed!

Dishwasher drainage blocked. Help!


Very good to deal with, fixed issue no problem thanks!

Fix drainage issue in bathroom sink


Super prompt and very nice guy, did a great job. Thank you heaps

Connect drainage under sink


Professional, Efficient and Fast finishing the job less than 30mins. I’m very impressed and Ben explained in detail of the problem. I definitely will contact Ben again if I needed. Thank you so much Ben.



Alastair helped us fix a tricky problem with our aircon unit. The problem required a different approach than we originally thought, and Alastair was great at working out how to get things solved. We’re happy with the results!

Replace aircon drainage pipe behind gyprock wall


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What do drainage systems services include?

The water drainage system in our home plays a vital role in diverting water to alleys, canals, and pathways. That’s why it’s important to be able to tell if your house’s drainage system needs repair. In your garden, you may notice standing water, soil not drying out, or soil washing away. There may be water collecting in your basement. You may also be able to spot a blocked yard drain or street grate. When you see any of these signs, it’s best to call a professional right away to settle your residential drainage issues. Below are services for the different types of home drainage systems:

Surface drainage systems

Surface drainage systems are located on the ground. It features a slight slope, so that water can easily flow into the drain. They are installed in a parallel form to prevent flooding or water pooling. Problems with your surface drainage develop slowly through the years. It’s important to keep the stormwater drain on the curbside clear to keep water constantly flowing. Taskers can help you maintain your surface drainage by assisting you with clearing blocked or frozen stormwater drains. 

Subsurface drainage systems

The primary function of an installed subsurface drainage system at home is to ensure that water does not build up in your soil. Its main drain is installed to collect the water, and it’s built and installed on the first layer of soil. If you’re building a new home, you may ask a Tasker to install this type of drainage. You may also notice a problem in this common backyard drainage system when you spot standing water after the rain. If this happens, call in a professional to help unblock and clean your drainage. 

Internal pipes

Many pipes run through the inside of your home. They carry water to your bathroom and kitchens. More importantly, these pipes bring unclean water down the drain pipes. When installing your kitchen sink, you usually have traps put into sealing off the sewer smell. Fitting electrical showers also means having drains as part of the internal pipes. We typically spot problems with these when we see leaks, sediment build-up, or notice foul smells coming from the drain. Professionals can unclog or replace these types of residential drainage systems.

Downspouts and gutters 

All homes contain a downspout and gutter drainage system. It helps remove roof water and comes in two parts: the downspout and the gutter. The gutter catches the water on the roof and leads it to the downspout to let water flow down to the surface drainage. It’s common to encounter problems on your gutters since the debris is usually caught here. Taskers can help clean out gutters and unblock the downspout. You can also seek help from a tradesman when you spot leaks on the pipes.

Recent Drainage Systems tasks in Melbourne

Kitchen taps, drainage, and gass cooktop connection


St Kilda VIC, Australia

20th Mar 2023

I have just finished installing my new kitchen and I’m now ready to connect the tap, drainage, and gas to the cooktop. - Due date: Flexible

Unblock laundry sink drainage


Armadale VIC, Australia

18th Mar 2023

Unblock laundry sink drainage - Due date: Before Tuesday, 21 March 2023

Drill drainage holes in retaining wall and patch cracks


Moonee Ponds VIC 3039, Australia

7th Mar 2023

Concrete retaining wall starting to crack. We need some drainage holes to alleviate the load and we need the cracks patched up. See images for details. - Due date: Flexible

New drainage pipe for split system


Alphington VIC, Australia

19th Feb 2023

Drain blocked on split system and can’t be fixed. Needs new pipe through wall (upstairs) to main drain on left. Will need painting to blend in as external. Unit leaks inside when on cooling function. Registered AC technicians only. - Due date: Before Saturday, 4 March 2023

Fast service, great communication. Saved me a lot of money by finding an alternative solution,

LG washing machine drainage issue


Kensington VIC, Australia

12th Feb 2023

My LG washing machine/dryer is not draining. - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 13 February 2023

Washing machine drainage blocked


Melbourne City VIC, Australia

1st Feb 2023

My washing machine is reversing dirty water into the drum. I drained the water and the problem seems to be not fixed. - Due date: Flexible

Leaking washing Machine (drainage pipe) Fisher & Paykel


North Melbourne VIC, Australia

31st Jan 2023

I have a Fisher & Paykel Washsmart 8.5kg, it is leaking from the drainage pipe and I have tried to tighten it however it still leaks - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 11 February 2023

Fix dishwasher with drainage issue


South Melbourne VIC 3205, Australia

27th Jan 2023

Dishwasher not draining water after washing dishes, rotor has been replaced in last 12 months, unsure the cause of the problem. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 28 January 2023

Unblock drainage for split system LG aircon to stop dripping.


North Melbourne VIC 3051, Australia

24th Jan 2023

Have a 10+ year old LG split system aircon in the apartment. Dripping within 20 mins of turning it on. Need that fixed ASAP. Suspect the drainage is blocked but I don't have the know-how to do this. - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 25 January 2023

Fantastic service. Definitely going to use him again. Came out and identified a problem, found a malfunctioning part, replaced it.

Drainage problem with dishwasher


South Yarra VIC 3141, Australia

11th Jan 2023

We have a Miele dishwasher and it is giving us error F11, drainage issue. Needs fixing asap please. If successful we also have another dishwasher at another property closeby that needs fixing - Due date: Before Friday, 13 January 2023

Super helpful. Highly Recommend

Drainage issue


Docklands VIC, Australia

11th Jan 2023

Having drainage issue in kitchen and bathroom area - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 13 January 2023

Replace washing machine drainage hose


Essendon VIC, Australia

16th Dec 2022

We need to replace washing machine drainage hose on LG machine - Due date: Flexible

Solve Blocked Drainage


Carlton VIC, Australia

26th Nov 2022

Simple task, Blocked drainage, cause washing machine water came to the sink, need to get it solved - Due date: Flexible

Block drainage


South Melbourne VIC, Australia

21st Nov 2022

Need a quote for clearing sink drainage in bathroom - Due date: Flexible

Washing machine drainage connection


Middle Park VIC, Australia

8th Nov 2022

Looks as though my drainage connection from washing machine to drainage has a loose end at drainage end. Just needs a quick secure or fix. Washing machine done full load but gave me a drainage error when trying to drain - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 8 November 2022

Very quick and efficient. Fixed the problem

Enlarge drainage holes in lightweight pots.


Windsor VIC, Australia

3rd Nov 2022

Hi, Wanting to enlarge these drainage holes in my planter pots to at least 1cm diameter each, possibly larger. Ideally if you have a Holesaw Set that would be great - existing holes were drilled by a previous airtasker whose drill bit wasn't quite large enough. The 3 black pots are lightweight material and don't take much time, but there's risk of cracking so needs to be done slowly/carefully. I also have one small white concrete pot (very thick base) which I assume will need a Masonry Bit. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 4 November 2022

Peter was punctual, professional and very helpful with an extra job I requested at the last minute. Thanks for your help!

Fixing toilet basin sink drainage


North Melbourne VIC 3051, Australia

22nd Oct 2022

face basin sink not draining properly, water takes long time to be drained down, but will drain eventually but takes 15-30minutes, not sure if there is something stuck in the sink? - Due date: Before Sunday, 20 November 2022

Fast and Efficient. Will recommend

Block drainage


Middle Park VIC, Australia

16th Oct 2022

I have used the block drain weir 7 meters but it’s not clear the blockage. So the block area might be further than that. - Due date: Flexible

Plumbing for blocked drainage


Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia

3rd Oct 2022

Drain pipe connected to the Billi tap is blocked - Due date: Flexible

Help to fix washing machine that has problem with drainage


North Melbourne VIC, Australia

22nd Sep 2022

The washing machine is draining really slowly and was suspected that there is something blocking it. Will need help with trying to fix it. P.s there is some inconvenience as they dryer is on top of the washing machine, so it has to be removed before inspecting the back of the washing machine. We need your help to remove the dryer before you can get access to the washing machine. - Due date: Flexible

Really efficient and fast!