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Education Drain Unblocking & Maintenance

Metro Rod are the commercial drainage experts working with schools, colleges, and universities across the UK to provide complete clean water in, waste water out solutions.


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  • UK-wide support from local engineers
    UK-wide support from local engineers
    Our experts are in your area and ready to respond. Click here to find your nearest drainage specialist.
  • 24/7/365 emergency callouts
    24/7/365 emergency callouts
    There’s no good time for an emergency, but our engineers are on hand to help, day or night. Call us on 0800 66 88 00
  • Always one of the fastest to reach you
    Always one of the fastest to reach you
    Your problem is our priority, and with engineers only an hour's drive away from 85% of commercial properties we can provide a speedy response.
  • Friendly & approachable professionals
    Friendly & approachable professionals
    Our highly qualified engineers put you and your business first to provide you with exceptional service.
  • 40 years of proven technical ability
    40 years of proven technical ability
    Our decades of experience mean we're experts in maintaining your drains with a wealth of technical knowledge to resolve any problem.

Experts in Commercial Drainage

Throughout the education sector hundreds, if not thousands, of people rely on complex drainage systems every day. With over 40 years of experience working with education providers, we understand the impact that a blocked drain can cause so will not only unblock the drain but work with you to develop a maintenance plan which prevents further disruption, ensuring your students’ education remains undisturbed.

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Drainage Services for the Education Sector

We provide a full range of drainage and pump services for the education facilities sector, including

It’s important to us that we don’t just provide a quick drain unblock but keep your premises free from further disruption. Many of our engineers have children in full-time education within their local area. As a result, they have a vested interest in supporting their local community. For this reason, our engineers have built long-standing relationships with schools, colleges, and universities in their local area.

Our Pre-Planned Maintenance programmes are designed to keep your clean water and waste water flowing and will be tailored to your needs, budget and premises. Depending on your requirements, they can include CCTV surveys of your drains, urinal descaling, drain cleaning, gutter clearing, emptying grease traps in your kitchens and other services.

Why MetroRod?

No matter how complicated a problem or challenging the access is, Metro Rod’s local engineers respond quickly and efficiently to any commercial drainage problem. We have over 450 fully DBS checked engineers who are qualified to the highest industry standard. This ensures the engineer attending your school is not only the best in the business but is local to your area.

From planned maintenance to emergency call outs, drain repairs and unblocking, our network of engineers are available 24/7, 365 days of the year, before the doors open, after they close or during the holidays.

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Metro Rod is proud to hold industry accreditations and memberships such as Construction Line Gold and Alcumus Safe Contractor. All our expertly trained engineers carry CSCS (Construction Skills Certification Scheme) cards and regularly undergo industry and company training. Ensuring they operate at the highest possible standard and provide you with not only a drainage solution but the customer service and expertise you can rely on.

To view our full list of accreditations and training, click here.

Contact Metro Rod

You can talk to your local Metro Rod construction & groundworks drainage specialist by visiting our Find Your Local Service Centre page. We are always happy to arrange a free site visit and a no-obligation quote for any work you might need.

Alternatively, if you require more information on how we can help you with all your drain cleaning and pump maintenance needs, contact us on 0800 66 88 00.

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You can also contact our 24/7 emergency helpline on 0800 66 88 00.

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