What is a channel drain?

A channel drain is an enclosed channel with grating on the top. They run along the edge of an area within the floor; they are added to remove surface water from a specific area. To help control the flow of water and prevent flooding/pooling of water. This moves excess water to the underground drainage system […]

COMING SOON…………….

NEW PRODUCT ALERT, Coming soon to Spudulica Home and Garden only at spudulica.co.uk Alusthetic Threshold Drains from our friends at EcoGrid. These slim (65mm) threshold drainare made to give you another aesthetic finish to your outdoor and indoor projects. These channel drains come with either a black or silver aluminium grating, allowing you to complement […]

double or triple sealed aluminium manhole/drain access cover?

Double or Triple sealed aluminium manhole covers Recessed aluminium manhole/drain access covers available at Spudulica.co.uk Innovative and aesthetic application for indoor and outdoor use within the home or professional use. No more need for a solid metal cover inset into your new flooring or patio. Just fill the covers with your intended flooring and allow […]

manhole/drain access cover terms

To complement our previous weeks blog on how to measure for a new/ replace an old access cover we have compiled a list of terms associated with man hole covers that might need a bit more explanation. Obviously we are always on hand to help with any measurement issues or queries about our ranges feel […]

Measuring for A new manhole/drain access cover

Measuring for your new recessed manhole cover The main issue with manhole covers is in measuring sizes. Switching old with new can throw up some different size issues. But the most common issue is a mistake made in the part of the cover measured before ordering. We are always on hand to help with any […]

Percolation Test

Percolation test – surface water drainage You need to do a percolation test if your thinking of having a soakaway drainage system in your garden or replacing a soakaway system. A percolation test must also be done for septic tanks/ sewage treatment. Make sure you do this test in normal conditions and not in summer. […]

A spotlight on EcoGrid – E40

EcoGrid – E40 A global market leader, A revolutionary paving grid that not only is easy to install it can save you even more time and money by reducing the aggregate layers you need for your project. Need a quality paving product with technical and aesthetic applications? EcoGrid E40 is for you! 100% recycled and […]