How to Unclog a Floor Drain

How to Unclog a Floor Drain

Clogged floor drains can be a huge hassle. Since they don't let water drain properly, they keep your floor wet and put you and your family at risk of slips and falls. They also expose you to bacteria and other harmful organisms since the water stands and becomes a breeding ground for germs. Luckily, you don't have to put up with a blocked floor drain since you can do something to fix it ASAP. … [Read more...]

How to Unclog a Shower Head

How to Unclog a Shower Head

We use our showers each and every day. Sometimes, we even use it two or three times in a single day. And depending on the size of your household, you may not even know how many times in just one day your showers get used. Let's admit that there is a certain group in the population that want to feel clean all the time. And there is absolutely nothing wrong with cleanliness. The point trying to … [Read more...]

How to Unclog a Sewer Line

How to Unclog a Sewer Line

As annoying as it is when your toilet, bathtub or sink drain clogs, can you just imagine your nightmare once it happens to your sewer drain? Put simply, when this area gets affected, the obstruction is enough to affect all the plumbing fixtures in your house. So whereas a toilet clog affects just the toilet (and considering you have others in your home, that can be used while the issue is being … [Read more...]

How to Detect Sewer Gas

How to Detect Sewer Gas

Sewer gas, as you can guess from its name, is a substance that's produced in your home's sewer lines. It's not actually a single gas but is rather a mixture of several substances including ammonia, methane, hydrogen, carbon dioxide, and hydrogen sulfide. Among all of these, hydrogen sulfide is usually what causes the unpleasant smell when you have problems with your plumbing system. This type of … [Read more...]

How to Fix a Backed Up Sewer Line

How to Fix a Backed Up Sewer Line

Having a clogged plumbing fixture can be frustrating. When your kitchen sink doesn't drain well, you'll find it hard to prepare food and wash your dishes. When your toilet has a blockage, you won't be able to do number ones and twos since you can't flush them down properly. Now imagine how hard it can be when your entire plumbing system becomes blocked. Instead of having the problem confined … [Read more...]