tempWater Boreholes

Your home or company’s own supply of water from your land, free of chemicals or additives and achieved with the minimum of disruption.

tempDeep Bore Soakaways

Ideal where traditional soakaways won’t work or traditional drainage is too costly. Quickly constructed using advanced technology.

tempBoreholes For Ground Source Heat Pumps

Can be installed under roads, buildings etc. Unaffected by temperature changes & more efficient than other closed loop collector systems.

tempGround Source Heat Pump Systems

Environmentally friendly geothermal heat exchange system. Total project management, from drilling to underfloor heating installation.

A specialist in Water Boreholes

Nicholls Boreholes is a highly experienced borehole drilling company that supplies, installs and maintains water boreholes, vertical ground source heat pump (GSHP) boreholes, ground source heat pump systems and deep bore soakaways for houses and businesses and, more recently, cathodic protection boreholes. We deliver a uniquely comprehensive service with our own in-house team undertaking every aspect of your project from site survey to final checks and aftercare service. For GSHPs this includes the installation of underfloor heating if required as well as advice on renewable heating and the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI). We are also approved suppliers for the Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS).

We are a specialist, family-run borehole drilling business and combine fully qualified and highly experienced staff with state of the art machinery to ensure an efficient service in most locations and geologies. Our borehole driller equipment is designed to access sites of all sizes with minimum impact or disruption, whether they are golf courses, leisure facilities, agricultural, commercial or residential land. A particular area of expertise is water borehole drilling. Investing in a water borehole can save money, reduce carbon emissions and add value to property.

  • Latest News

    Ground Source Heat Pump AssociationJuly 2014: Ben Nicholls speaks at the GSHP National conference

    Ben Nicholls was asked to speak at the GSHPA (Ground Source Heat Pump Association) national conference last week and gave an informative talk on dispelling the myths regarding domestic boreholes … Read more >


    GSHP-Borehole“I would like to say that I have been extremely impressed with the level of service from Nicholls Boreholes, it was professional from beginning to end. The works for the borehole were extremely well co-ordinated and the onsite drilling engineers were very considerate of our garden and did not create any mess. Mr Enis Guryel, East Sussex More testimonials…

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    We are happy to answer any questions you may have regarding your project and to send a copy of our latest brochure. Call us on 01403 820750 or send an email.