While we offer a wide range of drainage and water investigations and repairs at West Country Drainage Services, we also like to provide as much information as possible to current, past and potential customers.

Our blog page has content that will allow you to make an informed decision about the services you need while educating you on different areas of drainage and water. Where relevant, we provide industry news and what that means for you. This page is all about keeping you up-to-date so that you are aware of what is happening in the industry, within our company and your installations.

The purpose of our blog post revolves around you. You want to make educated decisions, such as caring for drains in winter, what to look out for when having a septic tank and even the different types of pipes you can have. We aim to explain all that, plus more, right here. All this free information will provide you with peace of mind and an understanding of how to care for your various installations.

Take a look through our blog page to learn more about the industry and the products you might already have on your property.

West Country Drainage Services is here to help, and we are happy to provide additional information, guidance or advice right here on our blog. If you require further explanation or information, you can contact a member of our knowledgeable team today, and we will happily discuss your requirements.

A drainage channel in need of maintenance
The Importance of Pre-Service and Maintenance for Your Drainage System

A well-maintained drainage system is crucial to keeping your property in good condition – and pre-service maintenance can help avoid costly repairs.

A leaky faucet
Leak Busted: How to Prevent Water Damage in Your Home

Water damage can be costly and devastating. It is vital to take preventative measures and to contact your insurance company as soon as possible if water damage does occur.

A set of pipes ready to be installed for the non dig waterways
Reduce Stress and Corrosion With Non-Dig Technology

Non-dig technology is a newer type of technology used to install pipelines, offering many benefits over traditional digging methods.

Why Non-Dig Technology is the Best Way to Install Pipes

Non-dig technology is an approach to installing underground pipes that do not damage the surrounding area.

Is It the Tenants' or the Landlord's Responsibility to Unblock the Drains?
Is It the Tenants’ or the Landlord’s Responsibility to Unblock the Drains?

The responsibility to unblock drains is not always clear, though typically the landlord or property manager should be responsible.

Our 12 Tips for Unblocking Your Drains
Our 12 Tips for Unblocking Your Drains

You can unclog your drain with these DIY tips because plumbing companies are expensive. Preventative measures should be practised to avoid clogging.

Things to Look for When You Receive an Unusually High Water Bill
Things to Look for When You Receive an Unusually High Water Bill

An unusually high water bill can be distressing – especially if it’s exceeded your predicted budget. Read our latest blog for advice on how to identify what could be causing this increase here.

3 Things To Consider When Choosing A Septic Tank
3 Things To Consider When Choosing A Septic Tank

Choosing the right septic tank will ensure it lasts for many years, meets your requirements and improves drainage. Read our latest blog for 3 things you should consider today.

Caring For Your Drains in Winter
Caring For Your Drains in Winter

If you’re not careful, your drains could freeze over during winter. Here’s what you should know about drain cleaning in winter.

How Often Should You Service A Septic Tank?
How Often Should You Service A Septic Tank?

Your septic tank needs to be serviced at least once per year. But if you live in an area where heavy rain or snowfall occurs, you may need to service your tank more frequently. Read our informative blog post to find out more.

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