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25 Years of Clearing Blocked Drains – Metro Rod Manchester

29th October 2019

25 Years of Clearing Blocked Drains – Metro Rod Manchester

We’re 25 years old!


The 4th November 2019, marks Metro Rod Manchester’s 25th anniversary, and the start of our 26th year of service - clearing blocked drains across Manchester, Stockport, Macclesfield and surrounding areas in Cheshire. Starting in 1994, franchisees Graeme and Avril Stevenson have built an unrivalled reputation for drain care and repair across the area, clearing blocked drains for a host of clients and sectors. From 24/7, reactive callouts to domestic properties, to working with some of the UK’s biggest names across all industries, including facilities management, construction, hospitality, retail and more.


Not a fan of text-heavy content? Why not see how Metro Rod Manchester and Macclesfield can help with your blocked drains here by watching this short animated video.


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(Metro Rod Manchester and Macclesfield – Clearing Blocked Drains for 25 Years)

Managing Director, Graeme Stevenson commented on his 25 years as Metro Rod Manchester and Macclesfield franchisee:

“We’re all extremely proud of our achievement to date. None of this would have been possible without the dedication of our hardworking team who work effortlessly to provide the best service to our loyal clients and customers. Moving forward, we are excited to continue our journey in providing reactive and planned services to blocked drains as well as the rest of our drain care and repair solutions across our catchment area of Central and South Manchester.”


Metro Rod's Annual Conference in 2018 saw Metro Rod Manchester and Macclesfield scoop the 2 most prestigious; Franchise of the Year 2018, and Engineer of the Year 2018. Click the relevant award title to read more!


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(Left: Managing Director of Metro Rod, Peter Molloy. Left Centre: Director of iTouch Systems, Chris Turner. Centre: Managing Director/Franchisee of Metro Rod Manchester and Macclesfield, Avril Stevenson. Right Centre: Managing Director/Franchisee of Metro Rod Manchester and Macclesfield, Graeme Stevenson. Right: Executive Chairman of Franchise Brands Plc, Stephen Hemsley.)


As well as clearing blocked drains on a reactive basis, Metro Rod Manchester and Macclesfield provide the full range of drainage and emergency plumbing services, including septic tank management, specialist patches and lining repairs, and pre-planned maintenance works at commercial properties to avoid blocked drains over the course of time and keep Manchester, Stockport and Macclesfield businesses running as smoothly as possible. Whether that be a quarterly descale of urinals, or a 6 monthly petrol interceptor clean, Metro Rod Manchester and Macclesfield can tailor your bespoke solutions. For more on what we can do for you, see our services page here.


New to 2019: Asset Mapping. Learn how we can now accurately plot your drainage assets using GPS technology by watching this short video here.


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(Pictured: a Metro Rod Manchester and Macclesfield engineer carrying out high pressure water jetting on blocked drains)


For more on the industries that we clear blocked drains in, you can see our sector-specific case studies in RetailEducationManufacturingFacilities ManagementSocial Housing, and Sports Stadiums by clicking the relevant title.


For up to date information on Metro Rod Manchester and Macclesfield, including our blocked drain, CCTV drain survey and plumbing services, and more, as well as upcoming events we’re participating in or in partnership with, you can Like us on Facebook here, and Follow our Twitter page here.

If you have used our blocked drain service or other services in the past, we would love to hear from you. We are constantly looking to improve our customer experience and service to you, so please feel free to leave us a review on Google here.

To find our more information on the areas of Manchester and Stockport that we cover, you can visit our Manchester depot website here, or for our Macclesfield depot see here. Alternatively, please feel free to give us a call on 01625 879035, or email [email protected].


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