CCTV drain inspection & survey

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We are specialists in:

  • CCTV inspection & surveys to detect drainage problems
  • Pre-purchase surveys
  • Build-over surveys

If you are buying a new home and need to confirm that the drains to your new or current property are in a structurally sound condition or you are adding an extension to your property and you need a report for Building Regulation Requirements, then you have come to the right place. DrainChecker will provide a comprehensive and easy to understand report to the highest industry standards.

Extracts from a Happy Drains CCTV survey report



The CCTV survey will detail any problems found , if any, of course !, We provide the easy to understand technical report complete with a site assessments and then decide on an appropriate course of action.

From the findings of the report we can see exactly what is required, and will deliver the quickest and most cost-effective way to put right any defect. 

For more specialist requirements like Building Site Work, Factories, Airports, Hospitals and the Hospitality industry, call us, we would love to help meet your requirments.

If you have damage to the pipework and need help you may consider claiming via your buildings insurance policy. We are FCA accredited and authorised to offer a free claims management service to assist you, We will use the CCTV survey as part of a clear written report for your insurance company.

No cover or uninsured peril, don’t worry, you can still use DrainChecker to undertake the repair, we will agree the cost with you at the start of the job and pay us on completion. You can choose not have the repair carried out, You simply pay for the unblocking or other initial emergency works.

The CCTV survey is generally paid for by you insurers as part of the settlement the claim, But if the survey finds no problem after we have undertaken the emergency unblock, then there’s nothing to pay – we waive the survey cost. No fault, no fee.

We use the latest industry software and CCTV technology, to provide you with a full technical report, recommendations, specifications and quotations for any associated repairs from qualified engineers, in other words everything you need to know about your drains !.

We can provide you with:

  • Detailed CCTV drain surveys
  • Drain condition reports to help with insurance claims
  • Expert advice and assistance
  • House purchase surveys
  • Drain repairs
  • Crawler systems for large bore pipes
  • Building site work
  • Factory and industrial site inspections
  • Environmental audit requirements
Multiple Joint Failures
Multiple Joint Failures
Typical Pitch Fibre Pipework Failure
Typical Pitch Fibre Pipework Failure
Root Mass Ingress Through Failed Joint
Root Mass Ingress Through Failed Joint
Scale Build Up - Causation of Blockages
Scale Build Up – Causation of Blockages
Fractured Joint
Fractured Joint