Drainage Services
in Hertfordshire

Toilets, sinks, and baths unblocked fast. Main drains, gullies and all drain types cleared. Emergency and general blockages attended 24/7 on the same day.

Response time 1 hour
1 year guarantee
OAP discounts
Card payments accepted
24/7 service


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    Drainage Services
    in Hertfordshire

    Toilets, sinks, and baths unblocked fast. Main drains, gullies and all drain types cleared. Emergency and general blockages attended 24/7 on the same day.

    Response time 1 hour
    1 year guarantee
    OAP discounts
    Card payments accepted
    24/7 service

    How PM247 works

    Getting you back to normal in 3 easy steps

    Give us a call and have a conversation with one of our skilled team members who will provide you with a prompt same-day response timeframe. We'll ensure you stay informed about when your technician will arrive.

    Our skilled engineer will thoroughly investigate and make an effort to repair the issue at a cost within our small repair price range. For more extensive jobs, we'll provide a fixed quoted price. Upon acceptance, we'll promptly proceed with the work and ensure its completion without delay.

    You have the option to make payment upon completion using either card or cash. A digital invoice will be promptly sent within 24 hours or after the successful completion of the job.

    Experienced and approachable drainage specialists available for urgent situations. Our local team of qualified professionals is well-versed in handling drainage issues with a friendly demeanour.

    Every member of our drainage team undergoes thorough security checks, carries full insurance, and our commitment guarantees the quality of their work. Share your drainage concerns with us, and we’ll provide a clear solution along with a transparent cost estimate. Our goal is to reach you promptly, aiming for arrival within the hour.

    With our 24/7 phone service, our dedicated and courteous staff recognises the significance of clarity and efficiency. Whether facing an emergency or requiring assistance with DIY/property maintenance, you can rely on our team for a prompt and reliable response.


    Average prices in Hertfordshire

    Understanding the financial considerations involved is crucial for making informed decisions regarding property maintenance. Whether you are seeking routine maintenance or addressing emergency situations, our exploration of average prices aims to provide a comprehensive overview, ensuring you are well-informed when engaging the services of drainage engineers in the Hertfordshire region. Join us as we navigate the financial landscape of drainage solutions for a thorough understanding of the associated costs.

    Drainage costs Unit Price
    Engineer hourly rate Per hour
    Low – £115
    High – £160
    Average – £138
    Engineer day rate Per day
    Low – £425
    High – £895
    Average – £660
    Engineer (emergency call out) Per hour
    Low – £148
    High – £180
    Average – £164
    Small Blockage Per callout
    Low – £130
    High – £170
    Average – £150

    Frequently, drainage engineers apply either an hourly or daily rate, and in certain instances, they may adopt a per-job pricing approach. As elucidated earlier, the costs associated with various drainage-related plumbing issues differ based on labour duration and materials involved. Here are some prevalent plumbing concerns encompassing drainage matters and their associated costs:

    Clearing blocked drains

    A routine and relatively swift task, unblocking drains typically incur an average cost of £100.

    Mending a burst water pipe

    Requiring immediate attention, addressing a burst water pipe averages a cost of £150. If the incident occurs during nighttime or over the weekend, it’s important to factor in the additional emergency call-out fee.

    Installing or repairing drainage systems

    An essential component for efficient water flow, drainage system work may vary in complexity, leading to costs that depend on the specific requirements of the task.

    Water heater installation

    Given the intricacy of this task, reflected in its £405 price tag, installing a new water heater involves both plumbing and drainage considerations. When contemplating expenses related to drainage engineers, it’s crucial to inquire about the specific costs for the particular plumbing issue at hand.

    Engineers we work with in Hertfordshire

    Emma Thompson
    Drainage Plumbing Services
    South Hertfordshire, UK

    Emma is a highly skilled and experienced drainage plumbing specialist based in South Hertfordshire, UK. With a dedication to maintaining efficient and reliable drainage systems, Emma focuses on providing expert plumbing services for both residential and commercial clients.

    Emma’s expertise extends across various towns in South Hertfordshire, including but not limited to; St Albans, Harpenden, Hemel Hempstead, Watford, and Berkhamsted.

    James Anderson
    Drainage Engineer
    North Hertfordshire, UK

    James is a dedicated and skilled drainage engineer based in North Hertfordshire, UK. With a strong background in civil engineering and a passion for water management, James specialises in providing effective drainage solutions for diverse projects in both residential and commercial settings.

    James’s expertise spans across several towns in North Hertfordshire, including; Hitchin, Letchworth Garden City, Baldock, and Royston.

    Oliver Bennett
    Drainage Engineer
    West Hertfordshire, UK

    Oliver is a seasoned and proficient drainage engineer based in West Hertfordshire, UK. Armed with a wealth of experience in civil engineering and a keen understanding of water management, Oliver specialises in delivering robust drainage solutions tailored to the unique needs of both residential and commercial projects.

    Oliver’s expertise extends across several towns in West Hertfordshire, including; Watford, Hemel Hempstead, St Albans, and Rickmansworth.

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    Drainage services


    Emergency blockages

    Encountering blocked drains and damaged waste pipes can be both distressing and potentially hazardous, whether in domestic or commercial settings.…

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    Blocked toilets

    Dealing with blocked toilets is far from enjoyable and stands out as one of the most unsettling experiences in both…

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    Blocked drains

    Blocked drains present not only a distasteful but also potentially hazardous experience, whether in residential or commercial settings. The culprits…

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    Drain jetting

    Equipped with advanced high-pressure water jetting machines and electric snakes, we tackle even the most stubborn blockages with precision. Our…

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    Areas covered

    Our expert drainage engineers proudly serve a comprehensive range of locations throughout Hertfordshire, ensuring prompt and efficient service across various areas. Some of the key regions we cover include:

    • Watford: From the heart of the county, our services extend to the vibrant town of Watford, addressing drainage needs with expertise.
    • St Albans: Covering the historic city of St Albans, our drainage engineers are dedicated to providing reliable solutions for residents and businesses.
    • Hemel Hempstead: Ensuring seamless drainage services, our coverage extends to Hemel Hempstead, catering to the needs of both residential and commercial properties.
    • Stevenage: Our experienced engineers are at your service in Stevenage, offering effective solutions to keep drains flowing smoothly.
    • Hitchin: Residents and businesses in Hitchin can rely on our drainage expertise to address any issues and ensure optimal functioning.
    • Letchworth: From the world’s first garden city, our drainage engineers are equipped to handle a variety of drainage challenges in Letchworth.
    • Hatfield: Our coverage includes the town of Hatfield, where our skilled professionals are ready to tackle drainage issues efficiently.
    • Harpenden: Serving the picturesque town of Harpenden, our team is committed to providing top-notch drainage services to the local community.
    • Bishop’s Stortford: Extending our services to Bishop’s Stortford, we ensure that residents and businesses benefit from effective drainage solutions.
    • Welwyn Garden City: From the planned town of Welwyn Garden City, our drainage engineers are dedicated to maintaining and restoring drainage systems.

    No matter your location in Hertfordshire, our team is ready to address your drainage needs promptly and professionally.

    What our customers think…

    Local Drainage engineers in Hertfordshire

    At PM247, we firmly believe in the significance of utilising local expertise, especially when it comes to addressing drainage issues in Hertfordshire. There are several compelling reasons behind our commitment to employing local drainage engineers.


    Swift Response Times

    Local drainage engineers are strategically positioned to provide rapid responses to service calls. This ensures that when you face a…

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    Familiarity with Local Challenges

    Hertfordshire’s varied landscape and infrastructure may present unique drainage challenges. Local engineers possess an intimate understanding of the area, enabling…

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    Community Connection

    PM247 recognises the importance of fostering strong connections within the community. By employing local drainage engineers, we contribute to the…

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    Customised Solutions

    Local drainage engineers are well-versed in the specific needs and preferences of Hertfordshire residents and businesses. This familiarity allows them…

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    Reduced Environmental Impact

    Utilising local resources, including manpower, reduces the need for extensive travel. This not only contributes to environmental sustainability but also…

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    Promoting Local Employment

    Supporting local drainage engineers means supporting local employment. PM247 is dedicated to contributing to the growth and prosperity of Hertfordshire…

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    By prioritising the use of local drainage engineers in Hertfordshire, PM247 aims to deliver efficient, community-driven solutions while actively participating in the welfare and growth of the region. Our commitment to local expertise ensures that our services are not only effective but also aligned with the unique needs of Hertfordshire residents and businesses.

    Need Emergency Drainage Service?

    Recognising that drainage emergencies can occur unexpectedly, often at inconvenient times, PM247 is dedicated to providing swift and reliable emergency drainage services. Whether you’re dealing with a blocked sewer, drainage backup, or disruptive flooding, our experienced emergency drainage engineers are available 24/7 to address these urgent situations.

    Our emergency drainage team is equipped with the latest tools and expertise to promptly diagnose and resolve pressing drainage problems. We prioritise restoring your peace of mind and protecting your property from further damage. When you choose PM247 for emergency drainage services, you can trust that we’ll be there precisely when you need us the most.

    PM247 has earned a solid reputation in the drainage industry, continuously evolving to meet the changing needs of our esteemed clientele. Our mission is to deliver dependable, cost-effective solutions tailored to your unique emergency requirements.

    By choosing PM247, you’re partnering with a team of dedicated professionals who understand the critical role a functional drainage system plays in your daily life, especially during emergencies. We are committed to ensuring the longevity and efficiency of your drainage infrastructure, providing dedicated support for your peace of mind.

    Join us in redefining the standards for emergency drainage services. PM247 offers a level of service-oriented professionalism that sets us apart. Elevate your emergency drainage experience with our expertise, expecting nothing less than uncompromising quality and reliability. Choose PM247 for emergency drainage services that not only meet but exceed your expectations, ensuring round-the-clock support for your peace of mind.

    Get in touch now

    Experience the unparalleled expertise of PM247 for all your drainage needs in Hertfordshire. Our skilled local engineers are ready to provide swift and reliable solutions, especially during emergencies with our 24/7 service. Backed by a solid reputation for dependability and cost-effectiveness, PM247 is your trusted partner in maintaining efficient drainage systems. Don’t let drainage issues disrupt your life – call us now at 01727 532 699 or fill in the form for fast assistance.