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Unblock Rainwater gully?
If you ever notice that your rainwater gully is overflowing when, for example during periods of heavy rain fall. You can assume a high probability that the gully is blocked with leaves or other debris.

G 123 Rainwater Gully Trap

To unblock, take off the grill and using a gloves start to hand remove all the debris. Clear the bottom of the gully pipe with a length of wire, and pour some disinfectant down the gully this will help to remove any foul odors.

G 123 Gully trap

If the flooded gully appears to be clear of debris but still continues to flood, then try locating the blockage at the nearest inspection point.

Try using a high pressure water hose insert same down the gully this can be an effective way of forcing loose debris.

If none of the above works, call your local plumber.
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