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A recent news report of a blocked drain in Tamworth highlights the dangers of flushing solid objects down the drain which aren’t meant to be flushed away. Jenny Raithby, from Dosthill, saw her Welford Road garden overflow twice, first on July 4th and again on 8th September. She said: “The smell was horrendous. I had...

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As well as keeping drains inside your property clear, it’s also important to keep your outside drains clear from blockages too. However outdoor drains present a multitude of extra problems. All internal drains connect eventually to an outside drain. Therefore, common causes of internal blockages can occur in outside drains such as fat, grease, and...

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A clogged drain can be a very distressing situation and repair costs can very quickly add up. Most homeowners when they encounter a blocked drain would like to try to fix it themselves. Firstly, if you are looking to clean your drains then one of the things that we don’t recommend are using chemical drain...

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Grease inside pipes, which can cause spillages and smells, is a frequent problem we see at Argo Drains. The main reasons grease build-up is a common problem as it is made up of many things and often builds up over time. For example, when preparing a meal, many of us will start with washing our...