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Why is it so important to service your drains?

22nd March 2022

As often is the case with drains and plumbing, it’s out of sight and out of mind. This can often allow issues to build up and not be addressed when they are small and insignificant. It’s also important to have your drains regularly maintained to ensure there are no issues in the system.

This is especially the case with commercial properties, such as schools, factories, or offices. These draining and plumbing systems are under greater strain with a larger number of people. Not forgetting any large-scale work that needs to be undertaken will be costly but could also impact the day-to-day running.

Prevents large problems 

If a drain becomes slow there is no telling what issues that could lead to. With regular cleaning and maintenance, you can stop these issues from growing and causing a greater number of headaches.

Minimize unruly smells

The one thing no one likes to smell is drains. It is never a nice smell and once you can smell it, it’s hard to stop it. This can cause great discomfort in your home, where you just want to relax after a long day of work. Or create an unwelcoming environment in your office or school.

Save Money 

An often-overlooked benefit of regular drain maintenance is that it can help you save money in the long run. Not only can it reduce large-scale issues building up, but it minimizes the risk of needing to replace your drains or have them lined. There is also the external damage a leak may cause that would cause extra stress and cost.

Increase Lifespan 

Regular cleaning and maintenance for your property can significantly extend the lifespan of your system. Reducing stresses and strains will help your system work as intended and not need to be replaced sooner than needed.

If you're having trouble with your drains, check out our 9 signs you need to call a drains specialist blog.  Cotswold Drainage offers a comprehensive service that can take care of your drains. We offer maintenance packages to make sure you are never caught out. 

Get in touch today and talk to one of our drain experts.