Category Archives: Clogged Drains

Necessary Plumbing Tools to Have at Home

Whether you rent or own, there are some standard plumbing supplies you should always have on hand around the house in case of an emergency. Continue reading to learn which ones are recommended for your home, and how they can … Continue reading

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How to Clean With Undiluted White Vinegar

There are several items right in your very own kitchen that provide cheaper and environmentally-friendly alternatives for cleaning and sanitizing. Items like lemons, baking soda, and even vanilla extract are all chemical-free alternatives to everyday cleaning solutions. One of the … Continue reading

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Basement Plumbing Maintenance Tips

The basement in your home is just like any other room in the house, therefore, it requires the same level of attention when it comes to something as significant and influential as plumbing. Whether your basement is finished or not, … Continue reading

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Unclog Any Drain With These 4 Simple Steps

When you have clogged drain on your hands, it is important to take a minute and think clearly about your situation. Often times, the most common cause for worsening drain blockages is human interference. This is simply a result of … Continue reading

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Choose the Right Auger for Serious Plumbing Clogs

So you’ve got a clog. And you’ve already tried the plunger, and you’ve even cleaned out your P-trap. So what now? If this sounds like your plumbing situation, then it is time to consider an auger for the job! Drain … Continue reading

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How to Retrieve Items that Fall Down the Shower Drain

Last week, we talked about how to get lost items out of a sink drain. But if you lose something down the shower drain, the process of retrieving it is a bit different. Unfortunately, it is a bit more difficult … Continue reading

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Need to Unclog a Sink Drain?

Are you starting to notice that the water isn’t draining as quickly as it used to in your bathroom or kitchen sink? Or has it just stopped-up altogether? If so, it’s time for you to learn the best practices for … Continue reading

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Plumbing Tips for the Laundry Room

The recent generations might not appreciate the standard washer and dryer, since they are not old enough to remember what life was like without them. As a reminder, hand-washing clothes was tedious and tiresome, and very hard work. So the … Continue reading

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How to Avoid Pet Hair in Your Plumbing Pipes

We love our pets! Dogs and cats can be just like real members of the family for many people in many different cultures. But as we pet owners know so well, one of the most common drawbacks to owning a … Continue reading

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Don’t Make These 5 Drain Cleaning Mistakes

Homeowners are known to do whatever it takes to manage their drains without having to pay for plumbing services. The problem is that there are several “do-it-yourself” drain cleaning mistakes that have the potential to do more damage than advantage, … Continue reading

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