How is a Blocked Drain Fixed?

Once a customer calls through to our booking center and books a job with us, our dispatch team will send me the jobs location and a description of the issue given by the customer. Once I can see the jobs information, I can accept the job and head there straight away. If the customer requires a courtesy call, I can call them 30 minutes prior to my arrival. Whether you have a blocked toilet, basin, shower, waste or drain grate, or you have a s...Read More

How much does it cost to have a sewer camera inspect my drains?

When booking your next blocked drain please advise one of our friendly call centre operators that you are interested in having a plumber attend that also has a drain camera and we will ensure that we will send one of our drain camera specialist to your job (not all of our vans have drain cameras so it is important you request one). With this special we currently have, whereby we are not charging for camera hire, it is allowing our customers to s...Read More

How much to clear a Blocked Drain?

Blocked drains can be cleared from as little as $120 and can obviously run into thousands of dollars if the drain should need replacing and excavating required. Blocked drains can be as easy as pulling hair from a shower grate, right through to rotting of a complete drain and even the use of the drain camera. Whether you have a blocked toilet, basin, shower, waste or drain grate, or you have a sewer or stormwater blockage, our Jim's Plumbers...Read More

Blocked Toilet Clearing Service in Melbourne

Jim's Plumbing are the specialists in clearing blocked toilets throughout the metropolitan Melbourne area. Our extensive collection of drain cleaning equipment will ensure that we can clear your drains even if a repair is required. Causes of blockages that we find relating to toilets being blocked include:- 1. offset toilet pan collars  2. tree roots  3. toilet freshers  4. sanitary napkins 5. too much toilet paper ...Read More

How to Clean Your Own Drains

Blocked drains are one of the most common complaints reported to Jim’s Plumbing Australia-wide. So it is no wonder that our customers are turning to a wide range of DIY measures in attempts to unblock their drains themselves. Whilst drain cleaning is sometimes best left to the experts, there are some ways in which you can attempt to clear your own blocked drains without shelling out for an expert plumber. Whether you have a blocked toilet,...Read More

Drain Excavation For Broken Pipe

Drain Excavation For Broken Pipe Today, Jims plumbing attended a job where the customer was unable to use their toilet or kitchen sink due to a severe blockage in their pipe work. We first attempted to use the drain cleaning machine and were unable to clear the pipes. Our next course of action was to put a drain camera down the drain, as it became evident that there was a breakage or obstruction that was not allowing the water to pass throug...Read More