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What are Grease Traps

What Is A Grease Trap? A grease trap is a device designed to prevent fats, oil, or grease from finding its way into the sewer lines. This device is also referred to as a grease recovery device, grease interceptor, or grease converter. It is primarily a plumbing device to extract or collect most forms of greases and solids before they [...]

2019-09-04T19:10:43+00:00July 15th, 2019|Drain Cleaning|

16 Things to Never Flush Down Your Drain

Drain backup could be a great headache, cause significant damage to property, and cost hundreds of dollars to fix. Many homes experience clogged drains due to negligence or lack of information. This results in drain backup or clogging with terrible experience if not resolved early. However, you can avoid getting your drains clogged by keeping items not meant for the [...]

2019-09-04T19:11:10+00:00July 5th, 2019|Drain Cleaning|

How Do Yucky Drainage Clogs Happen?

Few people plan for a clogged drain in their home. When it happens, they usually need to run to the store for a bottle of drain cleaner, a plumber's snake, or a plunger. The alternative is to call an experienced plumber in the area to resolve the problem for you. Keeping your drains flowing properly is the first step in [...]

2019-12-13T18:23:43+00:00May 21st, 2019|Drain Cleaning|

Environmental Effects of our Drains

Regardless of whether it's pulling the garbage and recycling bins to the walkway, or conveying a truck load of garbage to the dump – it's a mass of trash that we need to be environmentally aware of. Fluid waste, then again, basically gets flushed down the drain and then we say "goodbye" to it - without having to think about it [...]

2019-09-04T19:16:45+00:00March 25th, 2019|Drain Cleaning|

Drain Cleaning Alternatives – Naturally Clean Drains

At one point or the other, everyone experiences a smelly or clogged drain in the kitchen or bathroom. The unpleasant smell coming from the water that backed up from the drain can cause discomfort. Although there are several cleaning products on the market, you should avoid using most of them due to a high level of toxicity and possibility of [...]

2019-09-04T19:19:03+00:00February 11th, 2019|Drain Cleaning|

The Importance of Drain Cleaning Video Inspection

In days of Yore, drain cleaning services were based on lots of assumptions because there was nothing to reveal the true state of the interior of the pipes under repairs. The bulk of repair work carried out was based on educated guesswork considering likely causes of drain problems. However, the growth in technology has raised the bar of professionalism in [...]

2020-03-28T22:57:36+00:00January 25th, 2019|Drain Cleaning|

Prevent a Floor Drain Clog – Preventative Maintenance Tips

Floor drains are the most neglected in the family of indoor plumbing. They look like the drains in the showers and bathtubs because they are flush with the floor surface. They are usually installed in the garages, laundry rooms, basement floors, and sometimes, driveways and patios to capture overflow water from rain, tubs, toilets, and sinks and direct it to [...]

2019-09-04T19:20:12+00:00January 20th, 2019|Drain Cleaning|

Clogged Kitchen Sink? Here’s what Probably Caused it

The kitchen sink is, unarguably, one of the most commonly used drains in any home. It serves the kitchen by providing a passage for water used to wash plates, dishes, cutlery, cooking utensils, and sometimes, food items. However, other materials apart from water that pass through the kitchen sink could make the sink to clog over time. A clogged kitchen [...]

2019-08-19T00:15:23+00:00January 14th, 2019|Drain Cleaning|

Maintaining Drains in Older Homes

As times goes by, many homeowners never realize that their homes are growing older. For instance, homes built in the 60s are already 50 years old. Such homes often present a host of problems especially plumbing ones. Drain problems can be a nuisance and can become problematic for any home owner. Maintaining an old home will definitely require drain upkeep. [...]

2019-09-04T19:20:32+00:00January 11th, 2019|Drain Cleaning|

Removing Tree Roots from Drains

Nature is beautiful. Trees have a way of make you home feel and look beautiful. During the springtime, the blooming trees can have such an amazing effect on your home and provide a natural lovely shade. Is there really anyone who does not like trees? While it is true that trees are all nice, you drains are important as well. [...]

2019-09-04T19:20:43+00:00January 6th, 2019|Drain Cleaning|