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Plumbing Franchise opportunity Drain DoctorDrain Doctor offer a fast and reliable, 24/7, emergency plumbing and drainage service to both domestic and commercial customers.

Our vans carry the equipment and product to take care of emergencies then and there.

Our constant aim is to fix it right, fix it now, and fix it forever.

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We specialise in giving our customers a degree of dazzling service that is rare in our market place.

Our technicians are trained to give this service, but are also chosen because they want to, and are happy to give superior service.

We do the majority of our business through repeat business and referrals.

Essential Skills & Attributes

Technical skills can be taught, or hired in. Franchisees should, however, be of a practical turn of mind in order to understand the technical side.

The most important attribute we look for in our franchisees is an ambition to build a business, and the enthusiasm to make it happen.

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We teach all franchisees, firstly in a 2 week initial course, and subsequently through field visits and regional meetings, to follow the highly successful Drain Doctor System of building a plumbing and drainage company.

We hold technician training courses to City & Guilds standards.

Financial Investment

All our franchisees have an area in which they can build a multi-van business.

A base area will cost £35,000, and franchisees will need an additional £10,000 for early start up and running costs. Much of the capital investment can be financed through banks where necessary.

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To enact the Drain Doctor System, in all its aspects, from an office, or a dedicated room in your home.

To build your area to its known potential through your energy, effort, and attitude.

To be a true ambassador for Drain Doctor at all times building up your business incorporating the Drain Doctor standards of service.

Read recent testimonials from Drain Doctor Franchisees

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Fantastic Four from Guildford join Drain Doctor team
 Gordon 'Donnie' Todd and his sons Gordon, Frankie, and Charlie, have teamed up to take on a Drain Doctors franchise in Guildford and Basingstoke.   The Todds have previously been operating as a construction company and are now focusing on drainage and plumbing. Don has been looking for an appropriate franchise in the plumbing and dr...Read more...

Father Son Duo From Edinburgh Latest To Join Drain Doctor Franchise Team
Father-Son Duo From Edinburgh Latest To Join Drain Doctor Franchise Team  Rory Burt (23) and his father  Neil have teamed up to take on the vacant Edinburgh franchise business of Drain Doctor Plumbing Ltd, the UK’s largest emergency plumbing and drainage business.  Rory, who has been working in the construction indust...Read more...

Drain Doctor franchisee liked the business so much he bought two!
 When recruitment consultant Nick Moran decided to change careers, he made a complete switch. He decided to take on a Drain Doctor franchise - and ended up buying two!  Nick has been running his own London-based recruitment consultancy, head-hunting high-flying personnel to work for the firms that keep the technology of the world's f...Read more...

Drain Doctor provides fresh start for Northampton couple
 When an unexpected life event forced ex-pat Jon Parker and his wife Lisa to return to the UK they were looking for a franchise business with potential. They found it in the Oxford and Banbury franchise of Drain Doctor Plumbing and Drainage Ltd.  Jon has been in and out of the drainage industry for 15 years, starting as a plumber's m...Read more...

Recent Franchise News Articles from Drain Doctor

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Peterborough Drain Doctor Director to chair first meeting of Regional bfa Forum
15-Jan-2013 - The first 2013 meeting of the British Franchise Association (bfa) Midlands Forum is due to take place on Tuesday 29 January, 2013. The meeting will be chaired by newly elected chairman Jan Mitman, franchise sales director of Peterborough-based Drain Doctor Plumbing Ltd, the UK’s largest emergency plumbing and drainage business. 


Drain Doctor director elected chair of regional British Franchise Association forum
17-Dec-2012 -  Drain Doctor Plumbing Ltd franchise sales director Jan Mitman has been elected as chair of the Midlands Forum of the British Franchise Association.  The elections took place over the last few weeks, and the results were announced at the bfa AGM held on the 6th of December at the Hyatt Regency in Birmingham.  Drain Doctor i...Read more...

New franchise support appointment strengthens Drain Doctor team
22-Oct-2012 - David Hartley has joined Drain Doctor Plumbing Ltd, the UK’s largest emergency plumbing and drainage business, in a key franchise support role.  David has been working for sub contractors within the water industry since 1992. Until recently large water companies including United Utilities, Yorkshire Water and Severn Trent sub-contra...Read more...

Networking leads ex yell men to Drain Doctor in Chester
20-Mar-2012 -  When transport company owners Mark Lloyd and Clive Tucker were looking to expand their business interests, recommendations from former colleagues at Yell led them to Drain Doctor Plumbing and Drainage Ltd. Impressed by what they saw,  the pair have taken on the franchise business for Chester, North Wales and the Wirral.   Mark ...Read more...

Drain Doctor signs new plumber for East Cornwall
9-Jan-2012 -  Plumber, gardener and smallholder John Donachie has joined the Drain Doctor network.  John has taken on the Plymouth and East Cornwall franchise business of Drain Doctor Plumbing offering emergency plumbing and drain repairs in the city and the surrounding towns and villages including Saltash, Tavistock and Wadebridge.  Jo...Read more...

Father and Son open new Drain Doctor Business for Glasgow and Stirling
13-Dec-2011 -  Football playing father and son Jimmy and Andrew Smith are setting up their own plumbing and drainage business to service the north of Glasgow and Stirling as part of the national Drain Doctor network.  The two men have taken on a Drain Doctor franchise which means that although they will be running their own company they will have ...Read more...

Bristol Emergency Drain Repair Franchise performs in pet rescue drama
29-Nov-2011 -  The Bristol franchise business of Drain Doctor Plumbing and Drainage reacted quickly to an emergency call for help from a local family who had an unusual blockage in their drains.  As a result of the call, Frank Cole, Bob Munro and the team from Drain Doctor Bristol can now add ‘animal rescue’ to their list of services.&...Read more...

Bristol Drain Doctor keeps local property auction from going down the drain
3-Nov-2011 -  The Bristol franchise business of Drain Doctor Plumbing and Drainage reacted quickly to a call for help from a local property management company to ensure that a planned auction went ahead on time.  It was a race against time for Frank Cole, Bob Munro and the team from Drain Doctor Bristol to repair a blocked drain in an empty shop....Read more...

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