Prevent Burst Water Pipes This Winter

Prevent Burst Water Pipes This Winter Burst pipes are one of the most common plumbing problems and can happen both at home and in public drainage systems. Several things can cause burst pipes – the main causes being cold weather, age, misuse and damage. Pipes can be put under large amounts of pressure and any wear and tear will gradually …

Most Common Causes Of Blocked Drains

Most Common Causes Of Blocked Drains Blocked drains can be a real pain, and often they go unnoticed until there’s a heavy downpour of rain that cannot drain away through the pipes. Unsurprisingly, blocked drains are nearly always caused by the following: Fallen leaves This is a very common reason people end up with backed up drains. Leaves falling from …

How do I know if my drains are blocked?

If you’ve ever experienced a locked drain then you know the paranoia you feel when the sink makes an unusual gurgling sound or a strange noise. If you’re lucky enough to have never experienced this then here’s the signs you should be looking for to identify if you have a blocked drain problem. A funny smell coming from the sink, …

The importance of using a reputable drainage professional

The importance of using a reputable drainage professional There are a lot of cowboys in any industry. It is easy for us to say that we have an excellent customer satisfaction level. What if you could log onto a website, check the company are what they claim to be and get peace of mind that your drainage problem will be …

Who is responsible for repairing drains and sewers?

Most of the time, you are responsible for the drains and sewers inside the boundaries of your property, and sewerage companies are responsible for lateral drains which are outside the property boundaries, The majority of sewers are publicly owned, however, there are still some private and unadopted sewers. If your property is served by one of these then you may …

Talk to the professionals

If you live in Blackpool or Preston and have found yourself with a drainage problem, you’re in luck! Jet Force cover the whole of Blackpool and Preston helping people like you! Blocked drains can cause you major headaches and can sometimes strain your wallet. It may be tempting to try to clear the blockage yourself, but often blockages occur far …

Is this popular meal costing you hundreds?

Pasta could be costing you hundreds! Ok, ok, maybe we tricked you a little bit with the title of this post. But it’s not entirely wrong. Many of us don’t think twice when disposing of everyday food waste down our drains – but what effect does this have on our drains?  which foods are the biggest culprits? And which could …

Kitchen sink draining slowly?

Tips and tricks to unblock the kitchen sink! Due to the location of this sink, at some point it’s going to become blocked or begin to drain slowly. It’s an essential part of the house, and is probably used more than a few times a day – so a blocked kitchen sink can be a real pain! Sinks produce the …

Unblock your shower drain the easy way!

Unblock your shower drain the easy way! There are several methods you can use to unblock shower drainage without the need for a plumber. However if you are unable to fix the method yourself after trying these methods then it could be time to contact a professional plumber or drainage company.  Here are some tips you can use to try …

Good foundations create beautiful gardens

Good foundations create beautiful gardens It’s quite simple really, without proper drainage, it’s unlikely you will have the freedom to plant whatever you wish in your garden. And, with the summer months coming up, many of us are keen to improve the appearance of our gardens ready to relax and enjoy BBQ’s in them in the sun with loved ones. …