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Reasons to choose Metro Rod Reading for drain care support

18th March 2019

Reasons to choose Metro Rod Reading for drain care support

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At Metro Rod we provide a drain care service for many professional Property Managers and Facilities Managers in Reading and other Berkshire and Thames Valley towns from Ascot, Slough and Windsor in the east , through to Marlborough and Swindon in the West via Maidenhead, Reading, Newbury and all surrounding areas.

As well as responding quickly whenever we are called out to a blocked drain, blocked toilet or other drainage emergency we carry out pre-planned maintenance works, CCTV drain surveys and drain repairs. We work every day directly for private residents and local businesses but our drain care work as a subcontractor for Property Management and Facilities Management businesses is absolutely central to our business and we understand how to serve you, and your clients if you are a Property Manager of Facilities Manager.

The article on this link is perhaps a good summary of what Property Managers and Facilities Managers need from a good subcontractor based on our own direct experience. At Metro Rod Reading we believe we can satisfy the 4 key requirements highlighted :


Our skilled team of drainage engineers are fully trained and accredited in all aspects of drain care meaning we can provide a full range of services

  • blockage clearance and drain cleaning by both high pressure water jetting and electro-mechanical cleaning. We can clear over 80% of blockages as a "first time fix"within an hour.
  • pre-planned maintenance cleans of all site internal and external drainage
  • CCTV survey of site drains or individual runs
  • Repair of damaged or collapsed drains. Where possible we will use "no-dig" technology or, where absolutely necessary excavate
  • Provision of tanker services for removal of large quantities of waste
  • Gutter-cleaning, usually from ground-level using our Metro Vac technology


Metro Rod has carried out drain care and repair work for over 30 years. At Metro Rod Reading we have a wealth of experience and local knowledge in our stable and skilled team


At Metro Rod Reading we are proud of our accreditations and compliance with industry health and safety and quality standards. Click on this link to read more about this. When you work with Metro Rod Reading you can be sure that you are using a company which genuinely cares about the quality of our work and the safety of both our team and our customers.


We undertake to deliver  safe, professional and honest service day or night. You will find Metro Rod Reading offers a comprehensive, responsive and highly professional drain care service at a fully competitive price. We are also always happy to visit any site and offer a free initial assessment for any pre-planned maintenance plan or other works free of charge.

If you are a Property Manager or Facilities Manager in Reading, Maidenhead, Marlow, Henley, Newbury, Slough, Woodley, Caversham, Windsor, Ascot or any other part of the Thames Valley then rest assured that Metro Rod is a drainage contractor you can rely on.

Contact us at Metro Rod Reading for a friendly and helpful discussion about what might be appropriate for YOUR site in terms of drain care and maintenance. We are always happy to offer Property Managers and Facilities Managers a free initial site assessment visit.

You can contact us by:

Calling us on 0118 950 4477

Going to www.metrorod.co.uk/local/reading/

Emailing us at [email protected]

Connecting with Andrew, our Managing Director on LinkedIn


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We are always happy to arrange a free site assessment and no obligation quotations for any work you might need. Alternatively, you can call our emergency hotline number on 0800 66 88 00

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