Edinburgh plumbers offer a professional plumbing and draining service to domestic, commercial and industrial customers. What are the causes of water drainage problems? Water drainage problems occur from overflowing drains if this issue is detected early enough this can be an easy problem to fix which could mean avoiding more serious leaks, over flows or electrical damage. Some of the causes of overflowing drains can be if your drain is outside plumber Edinburgh say the most likely cause would be a buildup of dead leaves that gets in to the pipes which then causes a barrier that stops the flow of the water. Here are some ways to prevent causing obstruction to your drains make sure your garden or drive way are free from leaves, foliage or any other garden waste that could be washed in to your drains keep surrounding areas near to your drains clean on a regular basis this should avoid any blockages which could result in foul smelling water, leaking roofs, ceilings or walls or damage to wiring or electrical fittings. Plumbers Edinburgh says that the most common issues inside are bathrooms this happens when foreign objects such as tampons, nappies, face wipes using excessive amounts of toilet roll which will cause a blockage in the pipes that will then result in an overflow of water. Also the other important thing to think about is your kitchen as with our bathrooms this is also used on a regular basis and is important to monitor the waste that goes down these drains this can be prevented by making sure food isn’t going in to the drains using detergents to break down the grease and oils that we use for cooking although grease or oils should not be poured down your kitchen sink as it can solidifies and can cling to your pipes if blockages do occur then Edinburgh Plumbers are here to help by using certain techniques this can be using a CCTV camera to look at the hard to reach places in the drains to see where and why the drain is blocked.