Owner David Conroy worked alongside his older brother in the plumbing trade for seven years before riding out to establish The Lone Drainer and Pronto in 1989.
The Lone Drainer and Pronto is a member of the Master Plumbers & Mechanical Contractors Association of NSW and host trainer for their Apprenticeship Program. David has trained 11 apprentices to date.
We serve over 3,400 active, satisfied clients. Many have been with us from the start - over 20 years ago!
Our clients include homeowners, real estate investors and agents, property managers, schools, medical, dental and veterinarian practices, restaurants and cafes, retail outlets, RSL and bowling clubs, mortgage companies, car dealerships, marine boating specialists, arborists, gardeners and florists.
The Lone Drainer and Pronto is a preferred applicator of Vaporooter sewer/tree root control in Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs and Inner Western Suburbs.
Since 2004, David Conroy has been applying Vaporooter and has training Vaporooter applicators. He has personally trained the best of Australia’s Vaporooter applicators who serve in an area from Townsville in the north, west to Adelaide and many places in between.
Read all about Vaporooter and other innovative products on our “products” page.
David and his family still live, work and play in and around Coogee. His sons were educated at Waverley College. The Conroys support their local community, sponsoring the Waverley College Rugby Supporters Club.
They are members of the Coogee Surf Club, Coogee Penguins Winter Swimming Club, Coogee Randwick Amateur Swimming Club, Coogee Diggers, Randwick Rugby Club, The Australian Jockey Club and The Sydney Turf Club.
The Lone Drainer and Pronto serves the local community 24/7/365, including area businesses.
Last year, we rescued a family from a badly blocked sewer just hours before 25 guests were scheduled to arrive for a Christmas luncheon!
Since 1989, our business has grown to a well-established team of professional emergency plumbers driving four fully equipped service vehicles. Every vehicle is now fitted with GPS so our plumbers can find and serve you even faster.
"The Lone Drainer & Pronto’s workmanship was first class, thorough, efficient, tidy and safe and very cooperative.
We cannot recommend your services highly enough."
Mr RM, Paddington
"Thank you again for all your assistance over the past 10 years. You have dealt with some very difficult plumbing problems and always found a solution, without fuss and fanfare. This has been greatly appreciated.
Thank you David, I look forward to our continuing association and friendship."