Skip to content
South East Drainage
  •  Telephone: 01634 217597
  •  Mobile: 07415 319033
  •  Email:
South East Drainage

Effective and Reliable Soakaways Fitted Across Essex

We specialise in supplying and installing the very best and most reliable soakaways at properties across Essex; dramatically improving water drainage to waterlogged soil and removing surface water and the damage to building foundations that brings.

Essentially, soakaways are holes in the ground that create a void for surface water to flow into. This encourages the water dispersal back into the soil and the water table.

Ideal for low lying properties across Essex and the South East that suffer from minor flooding or waterlogged earth following heavy rainfall, our affordable, effective and high quality soakaways are also able to be utilised in and around all kinds of domestic and commercial properties to generally improve the drainage in a specific location. 

A Soakaway Installation in Essex

At South East Drainage, we specialise in providing a comprehensive soakaway installation service to clients across Essex and the South East, with our installers and engineers working on a wide variety of projects, from private domestic dwellings and large building development sites. Our comprehensive range of soakaway services includes:

  • Full site survey and consultation
  • Soakaway design specific to your property
  • All paperwork and works to building regulations
  • Provision of all plant and machinery
  • Professional excavations
  • Expert installation of soakaways
  • Filling in and making good of paths, drives and roadways

The design of your new soakaway is determined by the building regulations standards, the available dispersal time and space requirements and the regularity and amount of surface water. Our experienced and highly skilled team will closely look at the details of worst-case rainfall history and soil filtration to ensure that your soakaway has the capacity to perfectly fit to your Essex site.

South East water website

Our fully qualified and highly skilled engineers come with decades of expertise and experience in water management and ensure work of the very best standards, delivered with a comprehensive customer service experience to commercial and domestic clients across Essex and the South East.

To learn more about soakaways and how one could help you meet your legal requirement to manage surface water around your Essex property, contact us today and speak to one of our experienced team.