Blocked Drain Services in Brisbane

At S&J Plumbing and Gasfitting, we have extensive drain cleaning Brisbane wide experience.

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Blocked Drain Clearing and Cleaning Experts

At S&J Plumbing and Gasfitting, our team of licensed Brisbane drain-cleaning plumbers is dedicated to providing you with exceptional service that delivers tangible results. Say goodbye to the frustration of blocked sinks, tubs, toilets, laundry troughs, sewers, or stormwater drains, because with S&J, your plumbing will flow smoothly and effortlessly once more. Trust us to swiftly restore your plumbing system, ensuring uninterrupted convenience and peace of mind. Our licensed Brisbane drain-cleaning plumbers have the experience and tools to handle any blocked drain plumbing work you might require in your household or workplace. So whether it’s a clogged sink, basin, toilet, laundry trough, sewer or stormwater drain, we will have your plumbing flowing again in no time.

Allow us to put our drain-clearing expertise to work for you. Our cutting-edge tools are specifically designed to tackle even the most challenging blockages, ensuring a seamless flow within your plumbing system. Our comprehensive range of unblocking methods, including:

Precision CCTV camera inspections that provide a clear visual depiction of the problem at hand.
Effective chemical drain cleaning solutions that swiftly break up extreme blockages.
Powerful jet blasting technology that clears even the most stubborn debris. 

Prevent Larger Plumbing Issues By Addressing Blocked Drains Promptly

It is critical to act at the first sign of a blocked drain in order to avoid potential damage to your drainage system. In fact, what starts as a small blockage can lead to significant cracks and pipe damage when left unaddressed. With the use of cutting-edge plumbing technology, we can swiftly inspect your entire line, from the outside, identifying any sections that require urgent pipe wall replacement. Don't underestimate the impact of blocked drains—take immediate action to safeguard your plumbing system. Various objects and materials can contribute to blockages, but the most common culprits include:

  • Tree roots
  • Non-flushable toiletries
  • Hair
  • Elastic bands
  • Dirt
  • Silt
  • Poor pipe installation
  • Grease or fat
  • Foreign objects
  • Heavy rains & storms
  • Poor water flow
  • Broken pipes
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More Of Our Plumbing Services


S&J Plumbing and Gasfitting can fix all types of blocked drains. We have the knowledge and the experience to tackle any drainage issues you may have.



S&J Plumbing and Gasfitting provides a full range of professional drain cleaning Brisbane services, from solving existing residential or commercial plumbing issues to installing the necessary systems in your new home.


Hot Water Systems

S&J Plumbing and Gasfitting offer a complete range of hot water services including repairs, replacement and service of all types of hot water systems.


Gas Fittings

If you suspect a gas leak or need to install a new gas appliance, don't DIY it. All gas services need to be done by a licensed gasfitter


With over 20 years of plumbing experience, the team at S&J Plumbing knows exactly how to diagnose, assess, and fix any problems that arise with the household throne.


Burst Water Pipes

S&J Plumbing and Gasfitting has years of experience in the plumbing industry, including repairing and replacing broken water pipes.


Commercial Plumbing

Whether it be emergency callouts, installations or maintenance programs, our commercial plumbers have the skills, experience and equipment to attend to your requirements.

We service Brisbane and all surrounding suburbs

The team at S&J Plumbing and Gasfitting are locally-owned and based in Brisbane, servicing all surrounding suburbs.

What makes us Different

Your Trusted Brisbane Blocked Drain Experts 

When faced with the inconvenience of backed-up drains, trust in S&J Plumbing and Gasfitting's expertise to provide reliable, long-lasting solutions. We understand the challenges that blocked drains can pose, but rest assured, our dedicated team of plumbing experts is here to alleviate your worries. Whether you suspect a larger issue, such as a broken water pipe, or simply need a reliable solution to clear blocked drains in Brisbane, we have you covered. 

Our commitment to affordability ensures that you can trust us to deliver exceptional service without breaking the bank. Gain peace of mind and rely on our highly experienced team to tackle your plumbing needs effectively and efficiently. Backed-up drains can make life difficult. But there is truly nothing our team can’t handle. When you’re in need of blocked drain services, in or around Brisbane, look no further than S&J!

Local Business

S&J Plumbing and Gasfitting are a locally-owned business with more than 20 years experience in the plumbing and drain cleaning Brisbane industry.

Master Plumbers

All of our plumbers are members of the Master Plumbers Association of Queensland. Add to that over 20 years experience in the plumbing industry and you can be sure you are getting the best service in Brisbane.

Hot Water Systems 

Our experience plumbers are experts in all hot water systems and have not come across an issue they couldn't fix.

Blocked Drain Specialists

Blocked drains are a common nuisance when it comes to plumbing systems. At S&J Plumbing and Gasfitting, we have the knowledge, experience and equipment to clear an drain to ensure you have free-flowing plumbing system.

Emergency Plumber

Plumbing issues don't care if it is 10am in the morning or 11pm at night, and sometimes those issues need to be fixed ASAP. The team at S&J Plumbing and Gasfitting are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Contact Us today.

Honest, Upfront Pricing

There are no hidden fees when it comes to working with S&J Plumbing and Gasfitting. All of hour work is priced up front and if issues arise that were not expected, we work with you to get the best possible outcome for services such as roof plumbing or resolving blocked drains Brisbane wide.

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Why Use A CCTV Drain Camera Brisbane Service?

In Brisbane, damage to external drain pipes is common due to the climate. The dry weather leads to ground shifting which can lead to cracked pipes. Subsequently, this leads to plants seeking out the moisture from the leaking pipe causing further damage and blockages.

When it comes to blocked drains, a CCTV drain camera inspection is a reliable and affordable way to eliminate the possibility of a costly excavation.

CCTV drain camera inspections reduce the need to dig around your property to expose pipes leading to savings associated with machinery hire, labour and property rehabilitation. We understand no one likes to see their carefully maintained lawns and gardens dug up and we avoid this wherever possible.

A CCTV drain camera inspection will show your plumber if there is any damage to your pipes causing your blocked drain, or show if the blockage is caused by tree root infiltration or other foreign matter.

A drain inspection with a CCTV enables our expert plumbers to locate and identify the problem areas efficiently and quickly. It eliminates the requirement for major repairs as well as unnecessary disruption along with saving money and time.

No disruptions

our no-dig approach

No-dig repairs utilise our CCTV drain camera Brisbane based technology to assess your plumbing. This way we are able to diagnose the problem without excavation and recommend a solution using our no-dig technology. A small portion of the pipe will need to be removed from where we will access your pipes from. Blockages are one of the main household plumbing issues that occur and require toilet repair Brisbane wide. We assist you with blocked drains Brisbane wide and clear the blockage for you in no time at all using a high-pressure water jetter. For cracked or broken pipes we may be able to install a patch or a new lining into the pipe. We feed the patch or lining via a small portion of external piping. Once completed, we replace the portion of the pipe, fitted to make sure it matches the existing pipe. This means minimal impact on the aesthetics of your house and much quicker turnaround times. Often plumbers use expensive, loud and obstructive excavation equipment to access areas of your plumbing network that require repairs. This is our last resort. We’re committed to using low impact, non-intrusive plumbing solutions to minimise inconvenient and damaging works to your property.

Blocked Drain Services FAQ’s

What causes blocked drains?

There are many things that can lead to blocked drains. However the most common include: hair, tree roots, silt, dirt, non-flushable toiletries, heavy precipitation, faulty pipe installation, poor water flow, foreign objects and grease or fat.

What to do if drains are blocked?

While there are over the counter solutions you can try to DIY, a significantly clogged drain should be handled by a licensed, experienced plumbing professional. If you find yourself in need of blocked drain services in Brisbane, look no further than the S&J Plumbing and Gasfitting team.

Can you unblock my drain?

At S&J Plumbing, we are proud to have the very latest drain jetting and CCTV equipment to unblock and identify virtually any drain blockage issue. If you are in need of drain blockage services in Brisbane, or the surrounding suburbs, give us a call today! 

How can I unblock my shower drain?  

Each situation is different and requires different equipment to fully mitigate the problem. However we often find that we can resolve a blocked drain with a drain eel, high pressure water jetter and/or drain cleaner.  

What will dissolve hair in a drain? 

Depending on the severity of the blockage, drain cleaner will sometimes help with breaking down hair to increase water flow. However, it is best to use a drain eel to correctly remove a hair blockage and avoid more serious problems in the future. 

Will a clogged shower eventually drain?  

No, a clogged shower should never be left unaddressed. it will continue to gather debris and get worse until the blockage is completely cleared.

Contact S&J Plumbing

Friendly, fast & professional CCTV drain camera Brisbane based services are available across the North, South & Western Suburbs.