Blocked Waste Pipe

In the first instance it is an occupiers responsibility to take reasonable steps to clear a blocked drain.

Drains can become blocked over time and will require clearing.

Prevention is always better than a cure, so you should take care not to put unsuitable items down the sink or w.c for example flushing nappies down the toilet and keeping a bath or shower plug free of hair.

Many products are available to buy in supermarkets or DIY stores.

If you are not sure what to do please watch the following clip:

In addition please download the useful check guide before reporting the fault

Download Useful Drains fact sheet.