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Drain Rodding

This process is the commonest and the most simple way to unblock blocked drains. It is a straightforward approach, and it is very effective in restricted and inaccessible areas. It is not time-consuming and it is a very effective method that can be used in cases of emergencies.

This is a specialized method. Therefore, it must be done by only professional plumbers and specialists. It might look simple, but you might end up spoiling and messing up your property and even create more problems than the one you are trying to solve.

Our team of plumbers at Emergency Plumber London are well trained on drain rodding and unblocking of drains. Call Emergency Plumber London today!

Other methods used in unblocking drains are time-consuming, an example is draining jetting, and that is why many plumbers prefer this method, especially when it’s in cases of.

How we Carryout Drain Rodding Service

Our team of expert Plumbers will unblock your pipes without messing up your property. We will install steel rods directly into the blocked drains and dislodge whatever is blocking it. This will restore the free flow of water and ensure the proper functioning of your drain.

These steel rods are also known as drain rods, they are flexible, and several of them would be joined end to end and guided through your pipe or drain through a man-hole. These rods will unblock whatever obstruction is disrupting the flow of water.

This method can also be used for smaller blockages in your mainline sewer pipes and bathroom sinks.

This method is extremely effective in cases where the blockage is caused by solid objects like tree roots, fruits, leaves, and household objects

However, as specialists, we will only recommend the best method to suit your particular problem.

How to Tell if your Drain Needs Rodding

  • If you notice that the water in your sink does not drain properly, or it takes a while to drain, or it never drains at all, then you might need drain rodding.
  • Another sign of a more serious blockage is if water backs up in your sink, toilet, bathtub, or shower.
  • When you see dark water, which is water contaminated with human waste and other wastes, backing up in your home, it is a sign that there is a blockage in your mainline to your home.

These conditions are extremely unhygienic, and they have to be resolved fast to avoid causing extensive damages to your health and property.

  • If you have trees growing into your sewer pipes, it could be a sign that you have a blockage, although this type is not obvious. Regularly check out for blockages if you have large trees in front of your property.
  • Tree roots can grow into the main sewer line which connects your house to the main sewer line in the street, thereby causing a massive blockage and damages.

Drain rodding or sewer rodding is one of the most effective ways to remove these blockages.

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Important Things You Should Know About Rodding

It is dirty work: This is a dirty work, and it can mess up your property, this why you have to call a professional plumber to do it. We clean your property after we are done and also do water recovery. We perform a deep clean when we are done, thereby giving you a cleaner and healthier environment.

This is not a DIY Method:This is a specialized method and involves the use of special tools and skills; therefore, only trained professionals can do this. You can mess up your property and create more damages if you attempt to do it by yourself.

There are different types of rods: There are different types of rods that are used to clear different types of blockages, and you might not know which to use if you are not a trained plumber. The tap rod is the most basic of these rods, and it is made up of a roll of steel wire which is guided into the blocked pipe.

Kinetic water ram is also used; it pushes out blockages out of the pipe using compressed air. Power rods are also used; they automatically fix the line into the pipe.

Rodding is used on a wide range of blockages: Rodding is a reliable way to clear up blockages, whether it is in your kitchen, toilet, bathroom, or the main sewer line. It restores the flow of water through the pipe and gets them back to their normal functions as when they were new.

This method needs skills and special tools: Drain or sewer rodding makes use of special tools, you have to be trained before you can handle them. You can’t find these rods in any store, and you have to call a professional to unblock your drain for you using rods.

Why you should call us

We are a professional plumbing company located in London, we have years of experience to help us resolve any problem, and our best services that meet high standards which we render to our clients have helped us to build a name and reputation, and we will do anything to protect it.

We also offer emergency plumbing services at any time of the day. All our engineers are professionals and well trained, so be rest assured that all your work will be done by professionals. We are Gas Safe registered, and we give nothing but the best service at an affordable price.

We also offer expert advice to our clients, we advise you on the best solution that meets your specific needs. We are one of the leading plumbing companies in London; we offer our services to both residential and commercial buildings in London and its surrounding environs.

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