The Signs of a Clogged Drain
The best way to prevent clogs is to get plumbing drain cleaning services before you have a complete blockage. A clog is not always easy to identify ahead of time, though. There are many different warning signs for a clogged drain. You should call us for drain cleaning services right away if you notice any of the following signs:
- Backed-up toilets
- Sinks that drain slowly
- Bubbling sounds coming from your toilet
- Gurgling sounds coming from any drain
- Soft and wet sections of your lawn
- Foul smells coming from your drains
- Puddles of water near your sinks, bathtubs, showers, or laundry appliances
- Sewage flowing up through your drains
Cleaning All the Drains in Your Home
Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Lafayette LA offers clogged drain cleaning services for every drain in your home. It is easy to overlook some of your home’s drains like floor drains, but they all need to be cleaned regularly. As a comprehensive drain cleaning company, we will clear out every drain in your kitchen, bathrooms, basement, garage, and anywhere else you may have a drain. Even when you have drains cleaned, there are a few steps you can take to prevent clogs. Avoid putting any oil or grease down your drains because it will harden inside your pipes, creating stubborn clogs. You should also use hair traps in your bathtub and shower to prevent excessive amounts of hair from forming clogs in your plumbing system.
Is It Time to Call Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Lafayette LA?
Despite the most diligent efforts to prevent clogs, any home’s drains can become obstructed. The most effective and reliable way to get your drains cleaned is to call a team of experienced service professionals. Sometimes you need to get your drains flowing again. If you can’t wait for the professionals, you can try a few tricks to break up blockages. Start by pouring boiling hot water down your drain. This can loosen blockages caused by hardened grease, oil, fat, or toothpaste. If possible, it is best to do this when the sink is empty. You can also use a plumbing plunger to pull the clog closer to the drain. Then, use a snake to retrieve the clog one piece at a time. Even if these tricks get your drain flowing again, you should have Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Lafayette LA clean your drain to prevent future clogs.
The Dangers of DIY Drain Cleaning
Many well-meaning homeowners cause significant damage to their home’s plumbing system by trying to clean their drains. It is always a good idea to take reasonable steps to avoid clogs by using hair traps and removing visible debris from the surface of your drain. Homeowners can make the problem worse when they try to use DIY drain cleaning chemicals or perform more extensive drain cleaning. These chemicals can damage your pipes if used improperly. Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Lafayette LA uses the safest techniques for cleaning drains, giving you the most reliable results.
The Importance of Keeping Commercial Drains Clean
When you are trying to make guests and customers feel welcome at your commercial property, dirty and clogged drains can make a bad impression. When drains become dirty and clogged they will look unsightly and can even emit unpleasant smells. This isn’t the way you want your customers to see your business. Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Lafayette LA offers drain cleaning services for businesses and commercial properties that will ensure your building makes the right impression on everyone who visits.
Schedule a Drain Cleaning Service Appointment Now!
When you work with Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Lafayette LA, drain cleaning becomes so easy that it will seem automatic. We make scheduling your drain cleaning services easy with a 24/7 appointment scheduling line. We also offer upfront pricing to make sure you understand the drain cleaning service costs before we start. On top of that, you know our work will last because we offer a 30-day Neighborly Done Right Promise on all drain cleaning services. Schedule your drain cleaning service appointment today!