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Mike was really great, came and cleared up the blockage and gave great advice 5 stars

Drainage Clearance


Great communication and work. Highly recommend.

Fix broken drainage pipe joint


Mitko communicated well, tuned up exactly when he said he would and fixed the dishwasher without any problem or fuss! We would be happy to work with him again.

Fix Belko dishwasher drainage issue


Really pleased with the jetting and works carried out

Drainage jetting


work is complete

Drainage Pipe Attachment


A great job done to unblock the sewage pipes at my flat. And a very nice guy. Would definitely recommend.

Drainage/pipe unblocking - exterior/sewage pipes


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The drainage system of your home plays a vital role. These are responsible for directing runoff water to its proper drains. You wouldn’t want to experience problems in any of your drainages since it can lead to severe problems in your home. Call in a Tasker right away when you start to see leaks, standoff water, or blocked drains!

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Top Drainage Systems related questions

No, your drainage plumber may already have all the equipment necessary for repairing your drainage system. They may need to inspect what exactly needs to be done beforehand to help address the problem. Be sure to include these on your task to help them understand the issue you are encountering. 

It may be difficult to spot problems with underground drainage issues. What you can note down are your observations about a certain area. This can be if you notice your soil doesn’t dry out after the rain. It can also be that you see flooding in your backyard. Your Tasker can help you locate which underground drain is causing the issue with your different observations. 

This depends on what needs to be done. Issues with blocked or clogged drains may take a few hours. However, when a drainage system needs to be replaced, it may take one to four days. Your Tasker should walk you through the plan when more severe problems in your drainage system are spotted to let you know how long completion will take.

Yes, it can. This is mainly seen when your garden has large trees present. The problem may also be simpler when a root blocks a drain. However, the roots growing underground can enter pipes. This is a more difficult problem to spot. That’s why it’s best to ask for help from a professional.

No, you can’t. There are local councils responsible in every area for the stormwater network. As a homeowner, you need to watch out for the stormwater drain near your home. These are usually low-maintenance, but leaves and other debris can block them. During the water, you also need to watch if these will be frozen due to low temperatures.

For blocked drains, you can simply clear the drain of visible debris. These can be as simple as sweeping over the drain. On the other hand, leaks in downspouts and gutter guards can usually be fixed with electrical or duct tape. You should note that these are all temporary fixes, and they can’t be a permanent solution.

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

Fix leaking kitchen sink new pipes fittings and drainage hole


Walkden, Greater Manchester

1st Sep 2023

New pipes fitted and hole in wall to our side drainage - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 1 September 2023

Blocked drainage


Rotherhithe, Greater London

18th Aug 2023

Slow drainage in kitchen and bathroom - water stands in the bathtub, kitchen sink and dishwasher and drains away slowly. - Due date: Flexible

Help me fix my washing machine which is having trouble with drainage


Bayswater, Greater London, W2

13th Aug 2023

The drainage water is coming out of washing machine directly to the floor. There might be a block in the washing machine - Due date: Flexible

Drainage Pipe Repair


Sudbury, Greater London

10th Aug 2023

Outside drainage pipe is leaking will require repairing - Due date: Flexible

Very good service would be happy to use his services again

Plummer to attach drainage


St James' End, Norfolk

10th Aug 2023

We need the pipe attached to the water drainage. Should be a quick job. - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 10 August 2023

Help Clean my blocked kitchen drainage


Upton, Greater London

20th Jul 2023

My kitchen sewerage is partially blocked (outside the house), I need to get it cleaned. Its all kitchen water-waste. U need to take out all the water-waste and dispose of it. Watch the video, link- https://www.veed.io/view/2bf02690-7e6d-435c-a7f6-ba658375ae8c?panel=share

Plumbing - drainage issue in bathrooms


Hampstead, Greater London, NW3

12th Jul 2023

The issue is there is a blockage in the bathroom pipes - both sinks and one toilet draining slowly Have had the issue before - it's not drainage, it's a design fault with the bathrooms - Due date: Flexible

Great communication and efficiency. Would use him again gladly. Thanks

Fix drain/waste pipe (white drainage within pictures) and clean


Hounslow Heath, Greater London

5th Jul 2023

Plastic corrugated sheet needs to be cut slightly (est. 5cm) as it's sitting within the drain pipe. Suggest using an electric handsaw. (clear corrugated plastic within photos) Waste/drain pipe then needs to be fixed and cleaned. (white drainage within photos) - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 14 July 2023

Our fridge drainage has an issue


Leicester Forest East, Leicestershire

21st Jun 2023

The drainage system in the fridge seems to be blocked and we need this looked at - Due date: Flexible

Trench for drainage front of house


Primrose, Lancashire

15th Jun 2023

For drainage, to stop water from hill - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 19 June 2023

Kitchen sink drainage pipe leaking


Pentonville, Greater London

9th Jun 2023

The kitchen sink is leaking I believe the silicone might need to be redone or the pipe replaced - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 9 June 2023

Building works (drainage, tiling, painting of external walls)


Crouch End, Greater London, N8

25th May 2023

We have a small courtyard 8m2. We need to have: 1) drainage pipe amended and Aco drain installed for water to escape, 2) tiles 0.3m x 0.3m to be laid down on the concrete subfloor and on 3 stairs, 3) small walls around the courtyard to be finished off and made good, 4) building walls around the courtyard to be cleaned, prepped for painting and painted up to a hight of 2.5m (incl. timber window), 5) rain water pipe on the roof to be connected to the main gully trap. Need to have this completed by 7th June. - Due date: Before Monday, 5 June 2023.

Roof drainage pipe


Newark, Cambridgeshire

12th May 2023

The drainage pipe that collects all the rain water and then connects to the waterspout is leaking (black circular pipe at the edge/end of the roof), leaking at one specific point and needs to be repaired. I assume wont take more than an hour. So need some one to do this job. Thank you. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 20 May 2023

Repair Kitchen Drainage pipe


Spring Park, Greater London

18th Apr 2023

Kitchen Sink is not flowing properly. Drainage pipe seemed blocked, and it’s not making the water in the sink drain properly. - Due date: Flexible

Washing machine door won’t open. Might be blocked drainage pipe.


Brixton, Greater London, SW9

12th Apr 2023

The washing machine door won’t open after a wash. Have tried spinning and draining and turning off at the wall, but it still won’t open. All lights flash when I try to turn it off. - Due date: Before Thursday, 13 April 2023

Underground drainage needs repair due to broken pipe


Acton, Greater London, W3

4th Apr 2023

the concrete area around the drain needs to be removed in order to repair the broken underground pipe, refilled with concrete, - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 12 April 2023

I think the drainage hole on daewoo fridge freezer is blocked


Greatpark, Surrey

1st Apr 2023

We get a puddle of water most days. Have defrosted and lifted the front, but still leaking. - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 3 April 2023

Washing machine drainage


Deptford, Greater London, SE8

11th Mar 2023

Washing machine pump/drainage issue, SMEG error 06 - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 11 March 2023

Installing drainage for a new wetroom


West Hoathly, West Sussex

3rd Mar 2023

We want to get new drainage installed to a wet room that is being constructed. We are also seeking quotes for the actual construction and installation of the wet room, but the drainage would need doing first. We have plans for the job. - Due date: Before Sunday, 12 March 2023

Kitchen drainage


Ash Brake, Wiltshire

1st Mar 2023

To sort out drainage system under kitchen sink - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 3 March 2023