Blocked Drain At School College or University

Drainage issues?

Do you have a blocked drain at school, college or university? Educational facilities often suffer from blocked drains. If you are a caretaker or utilities manager, or are a management company that works with educational facilities and you have a drain issue then get in touch. Blocked drains are an everyday day occurrence, but in a school environment is not only inconvenient, the hazard of a blockage can seriously compromise student health.

Alton Pump Services have years of experience with blocked school drains, toilets, sinks and more. Our drain cleaning specialists use a variety of tools in order to clear your blocked drain in the most efficient way possible. We use different sizes of electric snakes depending on your needs, high pressure water jets to remove blockages, CCTV inspections to identify the cause of the issue, and even excavation or structural drain lining for effective drain repair.



With bases in both Hampshire and Surrey, we cover London and the South Coast providing a 24 hour call out service. Many of our engineers live and work in Hampshire so can get to you fast, night or day.



One of the main issues we see in schools, colleges and universities is blocked drains. Blockages in drains can lead to water backing up and flooding your property. The resulting damage can be expensive to repair and be a health hazard. Blockages can be caused by a number of things, from people putting thick paper towels in the toilet to collapsed or broken drains. If you are a facilities manager at a school, college or university and require professional assistance with drainage management, contact the Alton Pump Services team on 01420 561661 today.

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Blocked Drain Experts For Educational Facilities

There are many reasons why your drain can become blocked between your property and the main drainage network. Whatever the reason; toilet paper, wet wipes, grease build up, sanitary items, a cracked drain or root ingress our drainage engineers will identify the cause, clear the blockage and advise the best course of action to avoid future issues.
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School Kitchen Drain Blocked?

Many schools in Hampshire and Surrey have a kitchen on site. In large kitchens grease, food waste and fat can cause issues with the drainage system if not maintained. Alton Pump Services provide commercial grease trap and interceptor cleaning to prevent drain blockages and grease build up by cleaning out and safely disposing of the waste.

Keep Your School Drains Flowing

School drainage systems need to be maintained to manage high-capacity usage during term time. Minimise disruption in your school or college by setting up a pre planned maintenance schedule to carry out work during school holiday periods.  Our drainage services for schools provide robust service and maintenance agreements to help you save on unexpected maintenance costs and unscheduled downtime.

Blocked School Toilets

Blocked toilets in schools are a regular occurrence. Children often put things in the toilet that shouldn’t be flushed! From paper towels to crayons, they can all cause a blockage! At any educational facility it is important to have all toilets in working order.  The problem of having an ‘out of order’ toilet can cause issues, which will escalate it the toilet starts backing up and flooding. If you have a blocked toilet at school call Alton Pump Services, our team will help get your toilets back in working order.

Drain Jetting

Drain jetting is one of the safest, most thorough, and effective ways to clean out stubborn drain blockages. Whether you manage a commercial property or educational facility, Alton Pump Services can help clear a drain blockage with high-pressure drain jetting.

CCTV Drain Survey

Book Alton Pumps Services to carry out CCTV Drain Surveys to inspect your sewer and blocked or damaged drains. Our professional team are experienced in both domestic and commercial drains and sewers, and will identify the cause of your blockage quickly and cleanly. Using state-of-the-art camera technology, we use CCTV surveys to identify any issues throughout your drains. Our team will detect major and minor damage, including blockages and collapsed drains – as well as any tree root ingress or severe cracks which may be causing problems. We have the right tools and equipment to fix your drainage problem and unblock your drain.

Drain Repair

Collapsed or cracked drains can result in a blockage. Alton Pump Services are the leading local specialists in drain repair. Our services cover broken pipework and root damage. Because we are based in Alton we can provide 24/h emergency drain services for your home, club, school or business.

Regular Tanker Services

If you have a septic tank, cesspit or soakaway it will require regular emptying to remove waste.  Our drainage engineers provide tanker services to maintain your system, and also high pressure water jetting to keep your tank clear from build up to operate effectively.

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  • Blocked Sinks
  • Blocked Shower
  • Blocked Toilet
  • Blocked Septic Tank
  • Blocked Cesspit
  • Blocked Downpipe
  • Descaling & Root Removal
  • Drain Excavations
  • Sewer Repair
  • Grease Traps
  • Interceptor Cleaning
  • Gully & Storm Drain Cleaning

24 Hour Emergency Call Out

Don’t worry! Whatever time of day (or night) we are here to help clear your blocked drain.  Whether it’s a blocked sink, bath, toilet or outside drain, our vans are equipped with the latest technology to clear the blockage. Our friendly and efficient team are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Signs of a blocked drain:

  • Water draining slowly
  • Bad smells omitted from your drains
  • Gurgling sounds from your drains
  • Backed up drains
  • Waterlogged ground

With offices in both Hampshire and Surrey, we are strategically based to cover London and the South Coast. Whether you need a drain survey, or our drain jetting services, call us today – we’re here to help.

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Our knowledge and experience is second to none. We have the skills and training to resolve even the most challenging issues.


All our work is carried out to the highest standards – this keeps our customers happy and returning to us year after year.


Problems occur when you least expect it. Our engineers are on hand 24/7 to assist.

Blocked Drain Specialists Call: 01420 561661 today