Founded in 1983, Metro Rod is a leading provider of drain clearance and maintenance services to the commercial market. The services are provided on a 24/7/365 basis by 41 franchisees with geographical coverage across the entire UK (excluding Northern Ireland). In 2016, Metro Rod expanded its service offering with the launch of Metro Plumb.
Metro Rod’s specialist drain clearance and maintenance services include high pressure water jetting, CCTV surveys, drain or sewer lining, excavation, electro mechanical cleaning and fat and grease management. Metro Plumb offers a focused range of plumbing services mainly to the emergency insurance market.
Metro Rod serves national business customers across multiple sectors including facilities management, retail, water utilities, social housing, hospitality, and insurance, as well as local businesses and other customers in the private and public sectors.
Metro Rod makes a difference to its customers by providing a first class and efficient service to ensure blockages are cleared quickly and with minimum disruption to the customer’s facility or business. Having addressed the initial problem, Metro Rod is able to recommend any further work that is required to prevent a recurrence of the problem. This further work can be carried out on a scheduled return visit.
Metro Rod’s Support Centre, based in Macclesfield, provides a very wide range of support services to our franchisees. An important service is new business generation and Metro Rod currently secures approximately 60% of sales for franchisees in the form of local servicing of national accounts. Other services provided to franchisees include the call centre, IT, invoicing and credit control, health and safety systems and processes, technical training and business management and support.
Metro Rod is a management franchise in that the franchisee manages individuals who provide the service.
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