By on 18/03/2014

We think we have the friendliest plumbers in Birmingham. They are not just technical experts in plumbing and drainage – they are an interesting group too. In this blog series, we introduce to you the men behind the blue overalls!

First up, it’s Operations Manager – Chris Nelson!


Q: What's playing in your Drain Doctor van right now?

A: Radio 2


Q: What is your favourite food or meal?

A: All of it! I couldn't choose.


Q: Where did you go to school?

A: Stourbridge


Q: Who would you most like to meet and why?

A: Charlize Theron. (no explanation necessary!)


Q: How long have you been working at Drain Doctor Birmingham?

A: 14 years


Q: What is the most challenging work you’ve done at Drain Doctor Birmingham?

A: Every day has its new challenges. Any complex drain repairs involving deep excavation and lining tend to be the toughest jobs. 


Q: Any hidden talents?

A: Diagnostic skills and the ability to fix anything.


Q: Your one item to take on a desert island?

A: Suncreen


Q: Best advice anyone has given you?

A: “You need to marry that girl.”



Next time you have Chris visit your home or business to clear a blocked drain or install your new bathroom - you'll know you're in good hands. You don't have any ordinary plumber, you have a man with "the ability to fix anything"! The secret is out and your expectations are rightfully high...