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Drain Maintenance Do’s and Don'ts

As experts in drain cleaning in Phoenix AZ, the team from Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Phoenix knows the importance of keeping drains working as intended. This is why we encourage our customers to be proactive about drain maintenance. However, there are some do's and don'ts when it comes to drain maintenance to keep in mind.


Do Install a Drain Filter or Cap

You'll be more likely to have a clogged drain in Phoenix, AZ if your drain doesn’t have anything to filter out debris, like hair and soap scum, that can get stuck down the plumbing. This is a problem that can be easily remedied with a cap or filter. With some drains, a trap can be installed to make drain maintenance easier.


Don't Rely on DIY Cleaning Efforts

While there are ways to do drain snaking in Phoenix, AZ yourself, it's not something we recommend. When not done properly, this common drain clearing method can do more harm than good by pushing debris down further. Drain maintenance should also not involve chemical drain cleaners, which can ruin pipes or speed up corrosion. This can also happen if you regularly flush your drains with hot water and vinegar.


Do Know When to Call for Professional Assistance

Know to take advantage of our drain cleaning services in Phoenix, AZ. This is something we suggest doing if you are noticing slow drains or experiencing backups or overflows. You'll also want to avoid DIY efforts if you're trying to remedy drain issues of this nature. It's better to find out what's going on so proper steps can be taken to restore normal drain operation.


Do Consider Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Phoenix

Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Phoenix is the drain cleaning company in Phoenix, AZ to call on when your drains need professional attention. We can also help with routine drain cleaning efforts by performing thorough cleanings in a way that's convenient and meticulous.


Contact us today to explore our full range of top-quality drain cleaning services in Phoenix, AZ. We provide free camera inspection with every drain service.