Posted on October 29, 2015 by admin in Drain Cleaning
When drain clogs in Memphis begin to run roughshod on your home’s plumbing, you need to take care of it immediately or else be prepared to experience plenty of headaches in the future. While some clogs can simply be fixed by the use of a plunger, tougher, more complicated clogs Continue Reading →
Posted on July 9, 2015 by admin in Drain Cleaning
Whether you’re experiencing a small drain clog or a more serious backup, both can ruin your day. Don’t let a drain clog drag you down! Know how to unclog small blockages and when to call for help. When you need a drain-cleaning expert, contact your local Memphis plumbing professionals at Continue Reading →
Posted on April 15, 2015 by admin in Drain Cleaning, Plumbing, Uncategorized
There's really nothing more aggravating than having a dirty, messy, foul-smelling drain clog in your home. Yet so many homeowner in the Memphis area try to live with drains that leave standing water in the sink or tub, create bad odors in their kitchen or bathroom, and even put their Continue Reading →
Posted on November 28, 2014 by admin in Drain Cleaning
Frequently Asked Questions about Chemical Drain Cleaners
Q: Should I use chemical drain cleaning substances to fight drain clogs?
A: This is a question we get all the time and although there are isolated incidents in which folks find (usually temporary) success with chemical drain cleaners like Drano or Liquid Plumber, in Continue Reading →
Posted on November 26, 2014 by admin in Drain Cleaning
Frequently Asked Questions about Tree Roots in Sewer Lines
Q: What is the most common cause of sewer line damage or clogs?
A: Tree roots, by far. These sinister, creeping tendrils will strangle your vulnerable pipes until they’re so squeezed and overgrown that nothing can flow through. Even the smallest crack or Continue Reading →
Posted on November 25, 2014 by admin in Drain Cleaning
Drain Maintenance Tips for Memphis Homeowners
Remove Trees: If your primary problem is overgrown tree roots from trees, you may need to remove some of the trees near your home that are causing the problem. When our technicians arrive on a drain clog call, one of the first things they check Continue Reading →
Posted on November 24, 2014 by admin in Drain Cleaning
Frequently Asked Questions About Sewer Backups
Q: What exactly is a sewer backup and what causes them?
A: When wastewater flowing away from your home toward the sewer main (by gravity or pressure) encounters a blockage in the sewer line, this can cause a back-up through your floor drains, toilets and other Continue Reading →
Posted on November 18, 2014 by admin in Drain Cleaning
Q. What can I do in terms of regular maintenance to keep my drains from clogging?
A. Well for starters, fill up kitchen sinks and laundry tub lines with hot water and let it drain. This allows the pipe to fill with water instead of just letting it hit the bottom Continue Reading →
Posted on November 12, 2014 by admin in Drain Cleaning
Q: What is high pressure water jetting?
A: This is an efficient, economical and environmentally safe drain cleaning method. Using state-of-the-art pumps and flexible hoses, water is forced under varying amounts of pressure into the sewer line. A special nozzle called a ‘cutter’ attaches to the end of the heavy-duty hose Continue Reading →
Posted on October 27, 2014 by admin in Drain Cleaning
You may have seen in our last blog that we discouraged the use of chemical drain cleaners. These formulas are powerful and can frequently break down tough drain clogs, but they come with a heavy price: after repeated use, brand-name chemical drain cleaners like Drano tend to corrode the inner Continue Reading →