Drain Guttering Clearing and Cleaning
Based in Hertfordshire, GHPS have been providing clients throughout the local area with a reliable and professional drain unblocking service for many years. Our team are all qualified and specialise in clearing drain guttering quickly and efficiently.
Outstanding Customer Care
Our approach is simple, we aim to provide customers with an outstanding customer experience. We do this by quickly attending the job as we know how frustrating it is when you have a blocked drain gutter. Secondly, we provide you with details of what we will be doing in order to either clear a blockage or clean the drains. Once the job is complete, we provide you with details of what we have done and ensure that you are fully satisfied with the outcome.
How to know if you have blocked drains?
Usually it’s pretty obvious if you need your drain gutters clearing. The drain gutters will no longer drain water away. In this case you need your drain gutters clearing.
What to do next if you think you have blocked drain gutters?
If you believe that your drains are blocked and your guttering needs clearing then we can solve the problem for you.
What we do when you have blocked drain guttering
We first identify where the blockage originates from. We do this by firstly removing drain covers to check for blockages as the gutter may not be the source of the problem. It is important to get to the root of the problem in order to solve it. If there are no obvious signs in the drain chamber we can use our cctv inspection camera which can move along the drain pipes until it finds the blockage.
Identifying & removing the blockage
Once the blockage has been pinpointed, there are several different options depending on the extent of the blockage from using rods to using our high pressure jet water spray (jetters) that quickly and effectively remove the blockage.
Drain CCTV Cameras
We use HD CCTV cameras when assessing your blocked drains and when we do so we can provide you with the footage so that you know what condition your drains are in. If we notice that your drains are in poor condition then you may also want us to do a full drain survey to identify weak areas of the drain.
If on inspection we identify that you have drainage issues such as cracked, scaled or dislodged pipes then we solve the problem. Our drain surveys provide HD footage of all areas of the pipe and allow us to accurately identify problem areas. This means that if there is a serious problem with the pipe such as a break, we do not need to dig up the whole pipe. We can instead dig up the small section that is damaged and replace that section. This saves time and cost and is made possible due to our state of the art drainage equipment. We can then provide you with a report on our software which is approved by Water Research Council – an an established scheme recognised internationally and local authorities and insurers.
What if there is a problem with my drains?
Should a pipe be slightly worn or cracks emerging then we can re-line the inside of the pipe for you. This process puts a new highly protective coating over the existing drain pipe which allows water and waste to flow easily and safely through the drain.