Sewer Blockages… Is it the property owners responsibility?

Problems in the sewerage system generally occur within the pipes, stopping the flow of sewage away from your home. Responsibility for the maintenance of this network of pipes is shared between the property owner, and the relevant water company. What is my responsibility? The property owner is responsible for all of the fittings and pipes […]

TLC for Kids

The Drain Man is a proud supporter of TLC For Kids. This great organisation provides critical care to kids in hospitals across the country. They provide emergency distractions to nurture the emotional wellbeing of kids undergoing medical treatment, within 48 hours of the request being made. Sometimes this is a surprise gift, a visit from […]

Stage 2 Water Restrictions remain in place until 31st of March 2011

Stage 2 water restrictions are now in place across metropolitan Melbourne and will remain, at least, until 31 March 2011. The continuation of Stage 2 restrictions will provide Melburnians with greater certainty over the next nine months while maintaining the existing savings by households, industry and the wider community. Melbourne will remain on Stage 2 […]

Blocked Drains, Drain Relining, Drain Cleaning – We service your area!

Welcome to The Drain Man, the sewer and stormwater drain clearing specialists in Melbourne. We only clear blocked drains, and with 15 years’ specialised experience we are ready to solve any drainage problem. We clear blocked drains caused by tree roots in sewers and stormwater drains, as well as blocked downpipes, blocked drainpipes, blocked toilets, […]

Pipe Relining for Blocked Drains Melbourne

How The Drain Man relining system works: Before any relining takes place, the drains must first be inspected and surveyed. We use a “Color CCTV pipe camera” to identify and locate the cause of the problem. The drain is then cleared using a high pressure water jet; once the blockage is cleared the pipe is […]

Blocked drains – Do you expect your drains to be cleared by a Licensed or Registered Plumber?

We are in the process of investigating whether the Plumbing Industry Commission will define drain cleaning to be works that are required to be carried out by licensed or registered plumbers. Blocked drains are part of your sewer system. The Drain Man asks: Would you want an unskilled person cleaning your blocked drain? Contact us […]