How it works

How to book drain excavation

1. Tell us about the job

Pop in your details & tell us when you'd like the work done.

2. Get a quote

We'll get in touch with a price. If you'd like to go ahead, we'll take payment & book you in.

3. Drains excavated

We'll send a tried & trusted tradesperson to excavate your drains.

Why choose Housekeep

Fast & free quote

We'll provide a super fast, no-obligation quote to get your drains excavated

Tried & trusted tradespeople

We've got a squad of experienced, vetted tradespeople who can complete drain excavations. Just let us know what you need & we’ll get you booked in

Simple online booking

No long back-and-forth. No hassle with cash and no stress. Just an easy online booking experience

We’re here when you need us

Short notice or advance booking - we’ll book you in at a time that suits you. And we’ll provide an arrival window so you won't need to wait all day

Dedicated support for tradespeople jobs

Speak to our super responsive support team any time you need a hand. We're available 7 days a week

What you get with Housekeep

Drain excavation service

Drain excavation service

Our vetted local professionals can complete any drain excavation & repair job.

A drain excavation isn't usually necessary to fix drains. But if there's a serious problem, it might be. If you're in need of a drain excavation, don't worry – we've got a squad of trusted local tradespeople on hand to help.

Frequently asked questions

A drain excavation is when a tradesperson (or a team of tradespeople) excavate around your drainpipes. This means they can access the underground pipes to identify problems, or complete repair or replacement work.

A drain excavation isn't usually necessary to fix drains. But if there's a serious problem, it might be. If you're in need of a drain excavation, don't worry – we've got a squad of trusted local professionals on hand to help.

Tell us about the job, and we'll send you a quote quote to get your drains excavated. If you'd like to go ahead, let us know a date and time that works for you and pay to secure your slot.

If any follow-up work is required, we'll get in touch to discuss the next steps.

If you need a new door or any other materials, your tradesperson will source them locally and tell you the estimated cost. With your approval, they'll buy the materials and add the cost to your bill. Or you can supply your own materials if you prefer.

There's no hassle with cash - we accept Visa, Mastercard and American Express payment cards. 

Yes - all of our tradespeople are fully insured.

We've got great customer service, and our responsive support team are at hand to help if any issues come up during your booking.

Our drainage specialists are all WJA Approved. We also collect reviews and feedback after every job to make sure our tradespeople are 5* quality.
 

We have tradespeople available at short notice or for advance booking. Just choose a date and time that works for you when you book in.

When you book your job, let us know your address. We'll make sure that you're matched with a trusted local professional who's based near you.

If there's anything wrong with the job, let us know within 72 hours and we'll come back. If the problem’s to do with our work, we'll fix it for free. 

Booking a drain excavation with Housekeep

It used to be tricky to find a trusted tradesperson. But we’ve made the whole process seamless – from getting a quote, to securing your slot, to getting your drains excavated.

We'll match you with an experienced local tradesperson in just a few clicks. They'll bring the equipment to complete a drain excavation, and complete any drain repairs or replacements that are necessary.

Just let us know what you need and we’ll send you a quote. Choose a date and time that works for you and pay to secure your slot. If any follow up work is required, we'll get in touch to discuss the next steps.

All of our tradespeople are tried and trusted, with lots of experience excavataing & repairing drains. Plus they're WJA approved. And we collect reviews and ratings after every job to ensure tradespeople are 5* quality.

Ready to get a quote? Click here to get started.

Tradespeople near you

“Constantin has been lovely. His on the spot thinking saved us from opening the ceiling to identify a leak. Quick and efficient. Great communication and follow-up”

Greta, Leytonstone

“Jason was pleasant, knowledgable, police and friendly. I would not hesitate to have him visit my flat again for any trade jobs I may need. His work was of a high standard as well and he was obviously knowledgeable and skilled at what he does.”

Gillian, Barnet

“Fiqiri is punctual, and has an amazing eye for detail. He is a perfectionist. Not only that, he is extremely polite and accommodating. I would like to thank him once again for all his help.”

Paula, Stratford

Join our happy customers in Elephant and Castle

Altina was absolutely brilliant. She was so fast and absolutely annihilated the weeds in our garden. She also tidied everything up and made it look so nice, especially the front of the house! Massive thanks
2 weeks ago
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Elephant and Castle (SE17)
the team thag came were lovely. super friendly, very efficient and did an excellent job. will definitely be using them again.
1 month ago
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Kennington Park (SE11)
Amazing work and professionalism, as well as respect to the property - their removed shoes before coming in, cleaned after themselves when drilling, etc. And done everything I asked for under an hour.
7 months ago
Aleksandra
Southwark (SE1)
The Gardner who came today was a very polite and a good worker. He did everything I asked him to do, he worked hard and efficiently. I will definitely book him again
Yesterday
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Knightsbridge (SW3)
Quick and friendly, sorted the lights out and explained to me what he was doing and also how to change some of the light bulbs.
5 days ago
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Walthamstow Central (E17)
Amazing service, very deligent, polite and respectful. Did incredible job, would recommend him anytime.
1 week ago
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Castle Green (RM9)
Quick, effective diagnosis of problem with my washing machine - which, sadly, couldn't be repaired.
1 week ago
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Canary Wharf (E14)
Joe was brilliant. Very efficient. Did everything I asked. Friendly and made good suggestions. My garden looks great. Many thanks!
1 week ago
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Markhouse (E17)
They communicated with me well and were flexible around my availability. They got on with the job and fixed the issue.
1 week ago
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Tufnell Park (N19)

Areas we cover in Elephant and Castle

  • Elephant and Castle (SE1, SE11, SE17)
  • Kennington (SE11, SE17)
  • Newington (SE17)
  • Walworth (SE17)

Housekeep cleans up in Elephant and Castle

Housekeep in Elephant and Castle

21 Lawns mowed

23 Lights installed

27 Leaks fixed

16 Appliances repaired

8 Flatpacks assembled

10 Boilers serviced

15 Other odd jobs

Stats about Elephant and Castle

28.0% Have pets

76.0% Flats or apartments

24.0% Houses

571 Households

1,411 Residents

42.0% Own car

55.0% Single

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