Drain Cleaning-Everything You Wanted To Know

27 December 16

The Truth About Drain Cleaning

Drain cleaning is most likely the most popular service offered by plumbers world-wide.  And while you think it may be cheaper to do it yourself, many times hiring a professional can actually save the consumer hundreds of dollars in the long run.  The reason being that often-times do-it-your-selfers have good intentions but end up ruining equipment or causing other problems by trying to fix the drain themselves.

Professional plumbers like Joe The Plumber own the proper drain cleaning equipment and tools used for plumbing which the majority of people don’t have laying around their home.  The most vital is undoubtedly the snake.  No, not the slimy creatures that we are all scared of!

So What Is A Snake?

A snake is a primary component of drain cleaning.  It is simply a coil of wire that is threaded through to separate blockages and completely clear the drain of debris.  Occasionally, a plumber may have to completely open the drain to pump out debris and water.  But rest assured, an honest plumber will always take the path of least resistance;  in other words, whatever option is best for the customer.    drain cleaning

It is important to remember that for the most part, clogged drains can be prevented if the correct steps are taken.  Make sure you are using a drain-cleaner periodically to keep blockage from occurring.  In addition, steel mesh covers on top of the drain hole with prevent solid material from entering the drain.  Finally, according to plumberfind.co.za, it is a good idea to use baking soda once a week to clean both kitchen and bathroom drains.

Caring for drains can save you a great deal of stress and even money down the road.  However, if it is something that needs a professional, don’t hesitate in hiring the best.

In case of an emergency, day or night, there is one Ocala plumber you can count on; Joe The Plumber.  Feel free to call him any time at 352-390-5700!

If you are in Texas, you can call Hackler Plumbing (based in McKinney Texas)

4 Responses to “Drain Cleaning-Everything You Wanted To Know”

  1. I didn’t know that a snake is a primary component of drain cleaning. My house is in dire need of drain cleaning. I’ll have to look into finding the right plumbers in my area to come and do this for us.

  2. I had no idea that there’s a certain snake in our drainage! No, I am just kidding because it’s my first time reading that the snake is a primary component of drain cleaning. Nobody has told me that yet. On the other hand, I like how you mentioned that an honest plumber will give the best option for his customer!

  3. My dad wanted our drains to be clean and usable this coming cold season. It was explained here that a snake is used for drain cleaning. Furthermore, it’s advisable to hire professionals for quality drain cleaning.

  4. I like what you said about drain care being able to relieve stress and save money. I think that a professional drain cleaning service is the best option when it comes to residential areas. My wife and I live in the suburbs, and I think that contacting a residential drain cleaning company will be a good idea to share with my neighbors.


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