Drainage Excavation

Drain excavation & Sewer excavations 

Our engineers will make sure they do everything possible to prevent drain excavations. In the worse-case situations, replacement of the drain pipe is necessary and a no-dig placement just wont cut it, in these cases we will carry out fast, effective, minimal damage drain excavations.

“Big enough to cope. Small enough to care.”

Local engineers

If you know which service you require please go to book a job online where you will be able to get in contact with a member of Ableforce who can then book your job in for you with one of our local engineers. 


0330 122 0076

drain excavation

Drain Excavation

When the unexpected occurs and a drain collapses requires repair or if you wanting to upgrade your drainage system, Ableforce can provide a fully inclusive service for drain excavation in the South East. 

Occasionally a blockage is too tight, a tree root too grown into a drain or a drain pipe too damaged to repair or even collapsed. In thee cases fitting a replacement pipe is the only option and excavation is required to amend these issues. 

We dont take excavations lightly as they can be extremely disruptive as well as taking longer and costing more than our no-dig methods, however when we are given no other option we try to minimise the digging as much as we can and carry out all works in the fastest time scale as possible. 

Why would you need Drainage Excavation?

If you are trying to fix an old leaky drainpipe, you may need to instead, replace it. Which would mean digging up the pipe and replacing it. We would only suggest a drainage excavation if your problem is severe. 

Our team will find the best solution to your problem with the most cost effective price possible. Our goal is to provide a quick and effective repair  along with the minimum amount of disruption possible to your home or business. 

There would be instances where excavation is necessary, if a drain has collapsed and cant be relined, in this case drainage excavation may be the only option to fix this problem. This would mean that our team are able to fix the problem quickly and efficiently. 

Some of the most common problems which can require drainage excavation include:

What our customers say

We are proud to support our customers across Kent with a first class service from first contact to completion of any of our jobs we carry out. 

Thank you for turning the heat back on!!

The old boiler packed up on the Wednesday and by the Saturday a new boiler had been installed and checked. It is so hard to find reliable people so we were delighted when Ableforce were recommended to us. James was efficient, tidy and answered any questions we had, so extremely happy to add this recommendation.


Superb service all round

Superb service all round. Quotation provided and work carried out within 2 days. The engineer was extremely friendly and carried out the job quickly and very cleanly. Would recommend without hesitation.

Roger Owen

Megaflo Replacement

Great job by Steve from Ableforce. Replaced a Megaflo unvented cylinder on his own in a day. Very considerate and tidy work.

Customer Rainham, Kent

What we cover

Water Jetting

Helping to make light work of unblocking your drains

Domestic drainage services

From blocked drains to sinks, Ableforce has you covered

Drain pipe CCTV surveys

Our miniature CCTV drain survey ideal for investigating problems inside drains

Choose Ableforce for all your drain excavation services

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