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London CCTV Drain Survey & Drainage Investigation

London CCTV Drain Surveys & Drainage Investigation throughout the city

We are the specialist London CCTV drain survey experts of choice. We have thousands of satisfied customers across the city you can see why we are the No.1 choice within the M25. Read our independent reviews and see what our customers think of us. We let our customers do the talking for us. 

Our London CCTV drain surveys are easy to understand, complete and fully detailed with all the important and relevant information summarised and easy to understand. Our job is to find, locate and isolate any drainage problem anywhere in London and provide permanent cost-effective solutions and we are very good at what we do.

Reputation Matters for London CCTV drain surveys

We are proud to be London’s premier drain surveying company, the ‘Go-To’ when you need to know. We CCTV survey all drains from terraced houses through to major site works.

We have over two thousand independently verified reviews as a testament to our professionalism and great value.

By using the latest innovative, sophisticated and specialist drain surveying equipment, from portable push coiler systems with super bright lighting to self-propelled crawlers, we will quickly inspect your London drainage system & identify any problems. When you consider that over 70% of London’s drainage systems are 100 years old, drain surveys are a prudent consideration.

We will effectively deal with your requirement through to potential repairs that may be required.

So, if you are after great value, a speedy professional report and backed up by qualified experts, we welcome you, whether you’re in North, South, East, West or central London and please read on.

Join our thousands of happy customers…

Highly rated at Checkatrade!
Happy Drains Ltd
2345 reviews 9.85 out of 10

Drain needed unblocking.

“Excellent work carried out by the engineer. Managed to unblock the drain even though it was a difficult job.”

Blocked kitchen drain.

“Cleared the problem within 30 minutes, arrived within 20 minutes of my call on a Saturday – very impressive.”

Blocked bathroom sink and kitchen sink. Flushed all pipes inside and out, using a vacuum device. Took u bend and pipes apart and mare sure connection solid. Checked flow of water and redid as needed. Checked man hole and external drains. Left all pip

“Polite and punctual. Hard working and knowledgable. Didn’t finish till I was happy all was running perfectly. Very professional from start to finish. Respectful, clean and worked quickly to a high standard. Price very reasonable for over an hours work. Drains and pipes flowing like new. Wouldn’t hesitate to recommend 100%. They said they were busy with work and I’m not surprised. I’d use every time.”

Unblocked outside drain

“Fantastic service. Responsive and helpful with first call and that same morning were able to attend. Gordon was great – knowledgeable, efficient, polite – sorted the problem in just over an hour. Rate him extremely highly and would recommend!”

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or our office mobile 07824 757572

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CCTV drain survey reports- faults and facts

Our reports simply detail the faults and facts as found, accurately.

Our knowledge base is huge, our experience is deep and our service is so friendly. Our technical surveys reflect the latest best practice and current industry standards.  If you are on site our engineers will happily talk through their findings with you, to give you a clearer understanding.

Services for the London Home Buyer & Movers ‘Pre-purchase CCTV drain surveys’.

Buying a property anywhere within the M25 is a pretty big commitment, so why take a risk of inheriting an expensive London drainage problem!

Our fast, friendly and affordable London CCTV drain surveys are specifically designed to help to reduce the risk of inheriting a drainage problem during the process of buying a house.

We deliver complete fuss free technical reports for potential home movers that are easy to understand. So be it a structural problem with the drain, or perhaps to accurately trace an old drain or add a new drain, we provide the answers and best advice.

If you need the information fast we can share what we find via a live feed during the CCTV survey works.

A recent study by insurers suggested “20 to 30% of subsidence claims in London are directly linked and attributed to defective and leaking drainage and a consequence of which has eroded the soil below the foundations causing movement.”

The technical CCTV written reports that we provide are to WRc standards and will detail for your consideration what is needed to bring the drain up to standard and what you are are responsible for by precisely locating any problems.

CCTV Drain survey Pro buyers
– Attention London Industry Professionals

Regardless of your London site we work across various industries, from Hospitability to Hospitals and Construction to Retail – we do all types of drainage investigations across all service sectors. We know that ‘pro buyers’ demand high specification and low cost, at happy drains we deliver!

With Water Research Council reporting standards and technology to match the requirement, what are you waiting for? …call us we are happy to help. 

Rats, mice, rodent and vermin drain problems

Rats will use drains just like ‘Londoners use the Tube’ simply to travel from A to B to feed and nest and they love damaged or redundant drainage systems which can allow vermin to enter properties.

If you have a rodent/vermin infestation that your rodent/vermin contractor cannot control, this may be because of a drainage issue.  We will find the defects and access points the rat may be using.   We will offer you an appropriate solution be it drain repair or the installation of a WRc tested and certified ‘Anti Vermin / Non-Return Valve’.

What do our Anti Vermin/Non-Return Drain Valves do?

  • Stops rats and other vermin from entering homes. In effect by fitting a stainless-steel flap, that acts as a one way swinging door allowing waste out but nothing back in.
  • The rubber seal prevents noxious fumes and smells from entering properties.
  • The flap has an inbuilt stainless steel plate to stop rodents biting through, providing efficient pest control.
  • The valve is completely re-usable during any drain cleaning and drain maintenance purposes fully removal and re-usable.
  • Stops backflow of effluent from a blocked main sewer flooding into your property back through the drainage system.
  • The clever design means the flow of waste is increased when passing through the valve; reducing blockages.

Building an extension?
– need a CCTV Drain Survey?

If you are doing building work over the top of or within 3 metres of a ‘Thames Water’ public sewer or drain you must ensure that no damage or restrictions are made to the ‘Thames Water’ drainage assets.

So, if Thames Water have asked you for a ‘build over’ survey because you are ‘building over or close to a public sewer’ our CCTV survey will provide all the answers and information you need.

High spec, great value London drainage repairs

Our innovation in drain repairs and communications help to keep cost down. Cost saving is what we strive to deliver to all our customers. Our knowledgeable and friendly team will answer all your drain related questions.

We are always happy to answer any questions you may have, so call us now.

Safe, clean and tidy London drainage services.

With services designed to meet your needs we will take care by working safely.  Our teams are fully trained to ensure safety and reduce disturbance to you to a minimum.

Throughout any works in London, we work safely, efficiently, tidily and respectfully.

A few more excellent reviews to reassure you…

Highly rated at Checkatrade!
2345 reviews 9.85 out of 10

Drains cleared.

“Having the job done the same day we called them was amazing! Finished three hours later!”

Unblocked outside drain.

“Excellent service from start to finish. We have been so impressed with the service from Happy Drains from the minute I called up on a Sunday I was reassured that I was speaking to someone reliable. Wayne arrived early and was super efficient and gave me some great advice. Reasonably priced and hopefully I won’t need to use them again for a while!”

Two outside drains to be unblocked.

“I was very pleased with the whole process. A courteous and helpful initial call. A call back 10 minutes later to confirm when the engineer could attend (on a Saturday of the May bank holiday weekend). He turned up on time, was nice, neat, tidy and efficient. Checked that I was happy with the work. Talked me through scenarios in case anything else happened and the bill turned up at the agreed price on the Monday morning which I was very happy to settle immediately. I don’t tend to leave online feedback, but these guys deserved it – Many thanks!”

Blocked external drain cleared.

“Very efficient service. Drain cleared and then double checked and advice offered about how to prevent it happening again. Thanks!”

Unblock drain.

“The guys were excellent and really helpful. I would defiantly use them again.”

Blocked bathroom sink and kitchen sink. Flushed all pipes inside and out, using a vacuum device. Took u bend and pipes apart and mare sure connection solid. Checked flow of water and redid as needed. Checked man hole and external drains. Left all pip

“Polite and punctual. Hard working and knowledgable. Didn’t finish till I was happy all was running perfectly. Very professional from start to finish. Respectful, clean and worked quickly to a high standard. Price very reasonable for over an hours work. Drains and pipes flowing like new. Wouldn’t hesitate to recommend 100%. They said they were busy with work and I’m not surprised. I’d use every time.”

CCTV build over inspection.

“Very professional, good communication. Friendly staff. Would definitely recommend.”

Unblocked drain.

“The engineer was very friendly and professional. The work was completed to a high standard.”

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