Garden Drainage – Why is it important?

Garden Drainage – Why is it important? Recently, an article in The Guardian had us thinking about how little attention is given to garden drainage, but how important it is for the maintenance of a healthy environment for plants to grow in. So, for all the green fingers out there, we have put together a blog post with a few …

What are drain gullies?

What are drain gullies? More commonly described as Grids, Drain Gullies are ground level drains designed to drain away waste or water from rain pipes. Gullies have a trapped receptacle at surface level which when working properly, allows wastewater to pass through easily whilst keeping gases, odours and rodents from passing back out the other way. Being situated just below …

Why drains gurgle! And other signs to look out for.

Often, spotting the issue before it becomes serious is part of the problem! Jet Force have put together a list of things to watch (or listen!) out for. Strange “gurgling” sounds? There’s endless reasons as to why drains gurgle, but more often than not it’s down to the occurrence of a partial blockage. When a partial blockage has occurred, it …

Drain rods stuck in your drain?

A quick search on Youtube is a good way to find hundreds of tutorials, each sharing different methods. One of the more sensible methods used to unblock drains involves drain rods. When used correctly drain rods can be highly effective, but when used wrong, you run the risk of losing the rods in the drains. Shop-bought drain rods aren’t made …