If your shower drain is open, but water is starting to collect as you bathe, you may have a clogged drain. Hair is often the main culprit, as it can bunch up and stick to soap scum in the drain. Here are some tips to help you clear the drain of hair. Use a Wire Hanger Purchase a cheap wire hanger that you can manipulate and snake down the drain. [Read More]
Three Reasons Even Gently Used Drains May Need Cleaning
If you have little kids or a roommate who likes to rinse food scraps down the kitchen sink, you probably aren't surprised at all when the drains slow down a bit and need to be cleaned out. But what if you live alone or with another responsible adult and you both make a point of keeping solids, food scraps, and grease out of the drains? Your need for drain cleaning may come as a surprise. [Read More]
4 Benefits Of Preventative Drain Cleaning Services
Homes require a lot of maintenance and upkeep, and it is not uncommon for somethings to get overlooked. The drains in a home are not something that people think about very often, so it is not surprising that they are often overlooked until there is an issue. If you are a homeowner, it is in your best interest to add preventative drain cleaning to the list of essential home maintenance. There are a number of reasons to have your drains professionally cleaned by a plumber, such as the following. [Read More]
Is Pulling Hair Out Of Your Drain Causing Big Problems?
It's a common sight: hair collecting in the bottom of your sink or bathtub gathering and forming a clog. For most people, grabbing this clog and ripping it out seems like the way to resolve the problem. Unfortunately, this can cause problems for you later on, as this hair can come back to haunt your plumbing in an even worse way. Find out what's wrong about this method and what you can do to combat hair. [Read More]