Do you need a drain inspection for a home or business? Are the drains having issues with bad smells, reoccurring blockages, or cracked drains? If so, Drain 247 is here to help. With our quick and cost-effective CCTV drain survey equipment, we can identify any drainage problems by using the latest camera equipment. This enables our engineers to diagnose the result and provide you with a comprehensive report sent directly to you from site.
Drain 247 works on all sizes of domestic and commercial properties throughout London & Hertfordshire. By hiring Drain 247, you are choosing a company that is certified by the National Drainage Association and by DrainSafe. Our certificates demonstrate that we deliver a high level of competence and standards of work, giving you, the customer, peace of mind knowing that your drains are in expert hands.
We conduct many commercial and domestic surveys and operate a fleet of high-tech mobile pushrod CCTV drain cameras and four-wheel drive robotic CCTV Drain Inspection cameras, which work in conjunction with each other to carry out domestic and commercial drain surveys to investigate the cause of blocked drains so that action can be taken to avoid repeated problems.
Drain 247 drainage engineers can complete the entire drainage system inspection report, including the drawings, whilst on site. We deliver your report & footage instantly, irrespective of size, via our secure customer portal. We use iTouch Live technology to deliver the report and footage directly from the site.
CCTV drain technology allows our drainage engineers to capture and record high-resolution images of the inside condition of the foul and surface water pipework in a 360-degree view and we can inspect pipes from 100mm and 2,000mm and up to a distance of 500 metres in one run.
From this information, we produce detailed and easy-to-understand drainage survey reports which underline any potential structural weaknesses or areas requiring remedial work.
CCTV inspections give our’ engineers the ability to get a clear understanding of the condition of your drain, sewer, septic tank or manhole, making the identification of blockages, damage and defects faster using the latest drain camera technology is also the quickest method for identifying problems located in the underground drainage system in greater depth this allows for a thorough examination of the drainage system even if the drainage system is placed in a hard-to-reach location.
Our high-tech equipment enables our drainage engineers to successfully carry out a comprehensive CCTV survey checklist and identify any issues that might be present in the drainage systems. Drain 247 operates by providing essential drainage services to residential and commercial customers with CCTV drainage inspection services.
The reporting formats technology at Drain 247 is the market-leading technology for conducting CCTV drain surveys what does this new technology mean for you? We complete the entire inspection report, including the drawings, whilst on-site, your report and footage are then instantly sent to you, irrespective of size, via our secure customer portal. Thanks to this technology, we can offer footage and reports that are more accurate, more detailed, and quicker than those of our competitors.
Our engineers will capture high-resolution images of the interior of the pipework and provide a detailed easy-to-understand comprehensive report.
We understand that every CCTV drain inspection for a drainage system is unique and needs to be treated with a bespoke set of tools and services. In order to provide the highest level of service to meet our clients’ requirements, we offer a wide array of drainage report examples.
We use the latest CCTV survey equipment. These camera units allow the engineers to get the best results from any CCTV drain or sewer survey and specialist iTouch software means that you get to see the clear high-definition imagery results for yourself in video footage, which also consists of a comprehensive technical report.
CCTV Sewer Inspections are becoming increasingly common as the number of heavy rainfall being recorded and new housing and commercial development projects continue to increase. Drain 247’s drain inspection camera and our 360 ̊ remotely controlled robotic drain CCTV survey technology is the most cost-effective way to inspect drains and sewers.
It is important to keep the structural condition and integrity of the drain or sewer systems operating smoothly. CCTV inspections are carried out on underground drain, sewer, or culvert pipework to find out if the existing drain and sewer systems are in good working order and if it poses a risk to the environment. This is to avoid costly mistakes once works begin.
We undertake pipeline inspections for Developers, Builders, Architects, Engineers, Surveyors or Local Authorities, Construction companies, engineering consultants, industrial companies, and many others.
Whether it is asset inspection or detailed condition assessment, our surveys will determine the structural integrity of a drain and sewer. We supply a detailed summary outlining any defect along with a drawing of your underground network’s exact location in Berkshire, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire
All our operators are fully trained for sewer inspection to the (MSCC5) OS19X and OS20X WRC standards.
Drains 247 have been carrying out CCTV drain surveys inspection for over 20 yearsWe are accredited by the NADC and Drain Safe to carry out comprehensive domestic and commercial cctv drainage survey london & Hertfordshrise
I need a CCTV Drain Survey to be Carried Out – How Long Will it Take?
For an average survey of 2 or 3 manholes can take approximately 1hr 30 min to complete a CCTV drain survey. Once a drain survey has been scheduled, our engineers will travel to your premises. The time taken for the drain survey can be affected by the depth and size of your drains and the level of access our engineers have to your manholes.
When Are CCTV Surveys Necessary?
CCTV drain surveys are necessary when you experience issues with your drains. These issues often include blockages, slow flushing/draining toilets or peculiar smells coming up from drains. A CCTV drain survey is essential to identify where these issues are and help drain engineers establish the best course of action to alleviate them.
Would a CCTV Drain Survey Be Useful When Buying a Property?
Ideally a CCTV drain survey should be performed for older houses and buildings, or for buildings with a previous history of drainage problems. By identifying and addressing any drainage issues with a CCTV drain survey this can also help with the sale price of homes and swing a buyer’s final buying decision in your favour.
Do You Charge a Fee for Emergency Callouts?
No, we do not have a callout fee for our drainage services. What we do have is a fixed price service. We assess a problem and any charges for drainage work required will be clearly communicated to you via a fixed price quotation.
How Much Experience Do You Have?
Drain 247 started out in 2002 and is a well-established professional drainage contractor that has built up an enviable reputation over the last 20 years in London and Hertfordshire By providing a fixed price drainage services to domestic and commercial customers.
Will You Call Me Before You Arrive?
Before coming out to assess a drain blockage or perform a CCTV drain survey our admin team will schedule everything and pass on any contact details to our engineers so they can contact you when they are on their way.
Do You Require Access to the Inside of a Property to Carry Out a CCTV Survey?
Our engineers will often require access to the inside of the property if access to manholes is required from within the house where drains run underneath the property. If the manholes our position outside then the engineer will not require access to the inside of the property .
How and When Do I Pay?
Once the quotation is agreed, our engineers will attend site and carryout the service which had been booked once the service has been completed by the engineers and the engineer has logged the work has completed. our account department at our will email the customer an invoice for payment will be required on receipt of invoice. Payment is made by bank transfer using the bank account details supplied on the customer’s invoice.
Can I Hire a Drain Camera?
The answer is yes, you can go to a CCTV drain camera supplier and opt for a CCTV drain camera hire. However, doing a survey is not a simple as people think, you need to have a good understanding of what to look for and what the defects are. Our engineers go on courses and complete exams to become drainage surveyors.
Another question to ask yourself is would it be cheaper? The answer is simple, No. As a leading drainage company we offer a very competitive fixed price for CCTV drain survey inspection.