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CCTV Drain Survey in Portsmouth

CCTV drain surveys are essential for keeping plumbing systems in good working order. They assist in identifying structural problems, clogs, and leaks in pipes, preventing water damage and expensive repairs.

Frequent inspections warrant the operational efficiency of a drain, providing a clean and secure environment for everyone to thrive. For this purpose, you need to search for a company providing expert services of domestic and commercial drain surveys near you.

Fast Drains is your trusted partner offering local drain inspections in Portsmouth (PO1). Assisting you with the latest CCTV technology to assess your drain conditions, our specialists provide cost-effective solutions to keep your drains in optimal working order.    

Why Should You Choose CCTV Drain Survey?

Our CCTV drain survey in Portsmouth can help you in several ways:

Accuracy: A domestic drain survey provides a clear view of the inside of your home’s drainage system, highlighting any underlying problems without excavating the entire drainage system.

Quick Assessment: Everyone wants their drainage problems handled as quickly as possible. A CCTV drain study will significantly accelerate the process and rapidly pinpoint the main cause of the issue.

Minimal Disruption: As it doesn’t require opening up the complete system, this inspection approach is significantly less disruptive than the old method.

Cost-Effective: CCTV surveys remove the need for digging to discover sewage faults, lowering the cost of excavation.

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What Does a CCTV Drain Survey Show?

Usually, you will receive a complete PDF report with pictures and video of the drain. A full CCTV drain survey should contain the following items:

  • Film footage
  • A detailed written report demonstrating:
  • Fractures, silt/debris accumulation
  • Direction of flow
  • Root infestation
  • Manhole depth
  • Drain line diameter and length

When faults are detected, a diagram representing the drainage system will be produced along with remedial advice.

The CCTV Drain Survey Process

Inquire and Book: Call us to schedule a survey.

Quci Run-Through: We will arrive at your location and go over your drainage problems with you before deploying the appropriate survey equipment.

Gaining Access: Our engineer will acquire access to the drainage systems and insert the CCTV camera, employing the most suitable tools.

CCTV Inspection: The CCTV will provide a live picture of your drains. This information is forwarded to the engineer, who can inspect the drain condition. At this stage, any obstructions or damage will be detected.

Report Writing: Our engineer will provide you with a report outlining the survey results and their recommendations for any requisite cleaning or repair work.

What Does a CCTV Drain Inspection Indicate?

Drain CCTV inspections assist in locating:

  • Leaks and blockages
  • Joint displacement
  • Cracked and collapsed drains
  • Animal infestation
  • Wear and tear
  • Rust or corrosion
  • Signs of inadequate insulation

Uncover the Hidden Drain Issues with Us

With our professional homebuyers drainage survey, you can ascertain the functionality and condition of your drainage system in the new property. Make an appointment with us right away for a full CCTV drain survey in Portsmouth and streamline your drain’s working.


There are a few signs to look out for that may signal a clog in your drain system. Some of the most common warning signs of a clogged drain are slow water drainage, inconsistent water levels in the bathroom, foul smells, etc.

Generally, it is the homeowner’s responsibility to unclog any drains inside their property line, including those beneath their driveway, garden and house.

A full drain CCTV survey, including a report, will cost between £200 and £350, and for a considerably larger home, expect to pay between £300 and £450.