How Often Should You Call a Drain Cleaning Company

Drains are vital parts of plumbing systems in general and are essential to taking away wastewater from sources like faucets. Problems can arise that cause a drain system to clog, leak, or become damaged. This can make life a little more difficult, since a clog, for example, would interfere with the proper functioning of the […]

How a Video Pipe Inspection Can Save You Cash

  Sewer lines have been around for centuries, but pipe maintenance methods haven’t changed much since then – you wait for a costly problem to appear, then spend too much money getting your pipes dug up, inspected and replaced. Finally, there is a 21st-century method of pipe maintenance that’s as easy as it is cost-effective. […]

How to Avoid a Drain Emergency in the Winter

  Plumbing problems of any kind are not fun to deal with. Drain issues, in particular, though, can be frustrating. Depending on which drain in your home stops functioning, you may find yourself unable to use your kitchen fully, take a shower, or wash your hands in the bathroom. None of these potential scenarios are […]

4 Signs You Need to Call an Emergency Drain Cleaning Service

  Plumbing problems are stressful for any homeowner. Water in a home can cause serious damage and repairing the problem can often be costlier than a homeowner would like, but putting repairs off will often lead to even higher costs in the end. Sometimes you need to call for plumbing services during hours when your […]

What are the Best Ways to Prevent Drain Clogs this Fall

  There probably is not a family out there who has yet to experience a clogged drain. Whether it’s in your bathtub from people washing their hair too often or in your kitchen sink because of food, clogged sinks are truly a nuisance. Luckily, there are a few things you can do this Fall to […]

How to Prevent Shower & Bath Drain from Clogging

At the end of a long, stressful day, nothing feels better than a warm shower or an inviting, tension relieving bath. It’s a spa treatment in its simplest form when you are able to soak your aching body and lather up, washing away the dead cells, dirt, and sweat. Nothing can be worse than expecting […]

How to Unclog the Drain with a Plumbing Snake

    Also known as a snake, toilet jack, and rooter, a plumbing snake is a long, coiled auger, employed in dislodging difficult plumbing clogs, particularly when the use of a plunger or drain cleaner proves futile. At around 1/4-inch in thickness and with a handle on one end, this tool does the reverse action […]

Maintenance of Main Sewer Lines

As a homeowner, one of the costliest and, commonly overlooked, parts of the home are your sewer lines. Without maintenance, these lines can bust and lead to very costly water damage. Let’s discuss what leads to these costly repairs, how to prevent them, and what proper preventative maintenance of your sewer lines looks like. Prevention […]

3 Ways to Maintain Pipes

When was the last time you thought about the pipes in your home? Normally we don’t even think about the very things that provide water and sewage to an entire household given how accustomed we are to having these on demand. Pipes aren’t permanent though, they need to be maintained and eventually replaced or you risk […]

What Not to Put Down a Garbage Disposal

Garbage disposal units are an extremely handy addition to any kitchen sink since they conveniently get rid of organic waste and food scraps that could otherwise create an unpleasant smell in a trash can. Since kitchen disposal units are installed between a sink’s drain and a trap, their shredding mechanisms grind the food for it to […]