“DPDS organised promptly a drain survey for a property we are buying, and completed the work efficiently with informative results sent the very same morning as the survey was completed. Friendly and knowledgeable staff, competitive pricing. Would certainly recommend or use again for other jobs.”
Customer in Poole, Dorset, 16/11/2023
"We arranged a drain survey on a property we are buying. It was very easy to book an appointment and we were informed of the outcome a few hours after the survey. It was a detailed report with pictures highlighting the problems. The company has excellent customer service and we have no hesitation in using them for the repairs."
Customer in Verwood, Dorset, 31/10/2023
Why a homebuyers drain survey inspection is recommended
It is advisable to have the drains checked before purchasing a property, repairs to the underground pipework can be very costly and quickly add up to thousands of pounds. Even if no faults are identified it would only be a small fee to pay to have peace of mind that there are no unexpected issues like broken or root infested drains.
Offset or broken drain - Defective or Fractured Underground Pipe Work?
In the case of a collapsed or broken drain we can carry out any excavation works necessary or reline a drain run if applicable. We are able to give you the best advice possible and will work with you to find the best solution for your drain problem!
Problems with frequently blocked internal or external drains or do you suspect roots in your drain system?
A CCTV drain camera survey will quickly identify the cause of drain issues. In many circumstances a simple drain cleansing will rectify the problem.
Root Infested Drains - Roots in the Drain System
Root ingress and can present snagging points, paper and sanitary articles can get caught on it causing blockages and the drain system to overflow.
Collapsed drains and root ingress into the drain system are a big problem - but don't need to cost a fortune to repair!
We have nothing to hide - you are welcome to attend the survey whilst it is being carried out to see any issues as soon as they become visible on our drain survey equipment.
Broken drains and rat intrusion, unfortunately not a problem from the past!
We can assist you with CCTV survey inspection of drains, pipe, voids and ducts to investigate potential rat access points and rat and rodent ingress. We can locate broken, collapsed or unsealed open drains and pipes allowing rat entry and exit points.
Get a second opinion or comparison estimate for drain repairs
Don't be misled by companies suggesting works at excessive costs, always get a second opinion and a comparison quotation on a drain repair.
In the case of a collapsed or broken drain we can also carry out any excavation works necessary or reline a drain run if needed. We will give you the best advice possible and will find the best solution for your drain problem!