Massive new sewer project for Mornington Peninsula

More than 16,000 properties on the Mornington Peninsula will benefit from the installation of a new $357 million sewerage system.

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Monster “fatberg” blocks London drains… now that’s a job for The Drain Man!

It weigh 15 tonnes. It’s the size of a bus. And it’s lurking under the streets of London. It’s a giant “fatberg” made up of fat, rotting food and sanitary wipes. And it’s almost completely blocked a sewer in Kingston, South West London.

Beware of Discount Drain Clearing Services

As Melbourne’s leading drain clearing & relining specialists with over 15 years experience, we take pride in our work and our industry. We hate hearing stories of what some of the discount drain clearing “cowboys” have been getting up to recently.

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The Drain Man commences work on Regional Rail Link

The Drain Man is proud to have commenced work on a major relining project as part of The Regional Rail Link. The Regional Rail Link is a major government infrastructure project that is creating a major new rail line which will separate regional trains from metropolitan trains increasing both capacity and reliability.

New Building Authority promises better deal for consumers

On Monday 1 July 2013, the Victorian Building Authority (VBA) officially replaced the Building and the Plumbing Industry Commissions of Victoria ushering in a new era of simplicity, protection and dispute resolution for consumers.

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The risks of clearing your own blocked drains

Clearing your own blocked drains can be a risky business. While you might be tempted to try it to save yourself some money, here’s a story that might make you think twice. This person had a drain that was blocked with tree roots. They attempted to kill the roots using their own unique methods. By […]

Police Pull over Drainman Driver for quote on Blocked Drains

Recently one of the Drain Man’s highly trained team of drain clearing plumbers was out driving to a job. Naturally he was in one of the company’s highly visible Drain Man trucks.

Leading Hospital gets Major Surgery on Blocked Sewer

The Drain Man recently completed a major operation for one of Melbourne’s most well-known hospitals. The hospital had already spent a considerable sum trying to have a blocked sewer cleared. Several plumbers had tried but they simply couldn’t clear it. So the hospital called in the Specialists – The Drain Man. We sent in our […]

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The Drain Man wins 2013 WOMO Customer Service Award

The Drain Man is proud to have received the 2013 WOMO Customer Service Award. WOMO (Word Of Mouth Online) is one of the leading independent customer review websites in Australia. The award is only given to the top 5% of businesses on the website and is based entirely on customer feedback. It is in public recognition of the […]

How to Avoid Money Going Down a Blocked Drain

The last thing some people think of when buying a house is “wonder if there are blocked drains on this property?” If fact many people don’t even think of the drains when considering a property, yet the cost of repairs to drains can be considerable particularly with older inner suburban houses. If you buy a […]