Spokane Drain Cleaning Services
Drain & Sewer Cleaning in Spokane, WA
Having functioning drains in your home is integral to the daily activities of you and your family. When your drains become clogged or wastewater is backing up, you could be facing a major plumbing issue and a serious disruption to your home and routine. In fact, clogged drains are among the leading causes of water damage and unsanitary messes in the home. For drain cleaning in Spokane give Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Spokane a call. We offer five-star quality plumbing services in Spokane and beyond!
Services We Offer
From simple bathroom sink clogs to stubborn main line clogs, we’ve got you covered. We can offer all the following drain cleaning services and more:
- Drain snaking
- HydroScrub® jetting
- Emergency drain cleaning
- Sewer cleaning
If you’re experiencing a severe clog in Spokane or the surrounding area, give contact our team. We’re available 24/7 to take your call.
Why Do Clogs Happen?
Clogged drains can happen for various reasons, and in some cases, they can be hard to avoid. For instance, in the bathroom, a clogged shower drain can be caused by a build-up of soap, shampoo lather, and hair. While it is impossible to avoid soap and shampoo lather from rinsing down the drain, you can prevent hair from rinsing down the drain and causing a blockage by using a hair catching drain protector. In the kitchen, a blockage might be caused by repeatedly flushing food particles and soap down the drain. It is not reasonable to expect that food and soap won’t be washed down the kitchen drain; instead, you should implement a maintenance routine that will lessen the likelihood of build-up.
For those difficult clogs that cannot be avoided, the expertly trained Spokane plumbers at Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Spokane can help. Our highly trained team has years of experience efficiently and cost-effectively providing drain cleaning services to our customers. When you call Mr. Rooter, a member of our courteous and knowledgeable staff will help assess your drain cleaning job and dispatch a skilled professional who has the right tool for the job!
Which Drains Get Clogged?
Just about any drain in your home can become blocked. For example, kitchen drains receive food particles, grease, and soap that, over time, harden and adhere to the inside of the pipes. This build-up slowly restricts the passage’s size for water to move through, slowing the water down until eventually there is a complete blockage.
Shower and bathtub drains should allow water to flow freely and quickly. However, if your shower or bathtub is draining slowly, the cause is probably a clog caused by the build-up of shampoo, soap, and hair. A clog in the bathroom sink is typically caused by toothpaste, facial tissue, make-up, and occasionally jewelry. If you have a floor drain in your basement or shop, it can become blocked due to lawn or foliage debris.
Regardless of which drain in your home is not working properly, the result is the same--an inconvenient mess! The professional plumbers at Mr. Rooter understand the disruption a clogged drain can cause and are dedicated to providing you with outstanding and expeditious drain cleaning service.
Learn more about clogs by checking out our video:
DIY Drain Cleaning
Many people reach for the caustic drain cleaner at your local grocery store to clear a stubborn clog out of a sink or toilet. However, we strongly recommend against this. Caustic drain cleaners work by dissolving the organic matter in your drain, but they can also seriously damage your pipes and even crack your toilet. Drain cleaning in Spokane is best done using the following tactics:
- Using a plunger
- Pouring hot water down your drain
- Using a drain snake
- Unscrewing the U-bend under your sink to remove the debris
If all tactics fail, it’s time to call a plumber for drain cleaning in Spokane, WA. Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Spokane is here 24/7 to take your call, and we have the technology to remove your clog without caustic chemicals. Our plumbing video camera inspection can determine the location and cause of your clog, and our HydroScrub jetting technology can flush your drains without damaging them.
Call us today! No job is too big or too small. We are happy to assess the problem that you are having and make recommendations for repairs along with estimated costs so that you know exactly what your options are!
How Much Does It Cost to Clean Out A Drain?
Drain cleaning costs can range from $100 to more than $8,000, a huge range. The difference between the prices depends on several factors, including the clog’s severity, the clog’s location, and the extent of work needed to resolve your issue. For example, a simple shower clog can be fixed in less than thirty minutes and can be performed by a journeyman or even an apprentice plumber. These types of fixes will be much less expensive. However, if the clog is in your main sewer line, the price will go up depending on how hard it is to access the clog. Likewise, a more complicated plumbing job might be fixed by a master plumber. If the plumbing company you choose charges by the hour, a master plumber will charge more per hour than an apprentice.
More expensive jobs also might involve replacing your sewer line if that line has been damaged by something like tree roots. Tree root intrusion is a common cause of main line clogs, and it can be expensive to fix. However, the best way to determine how much you’re likely to have to pay for drain cleaning in Spokane is to request an estimate from our team.
For drain cleaning in Spokane, call us at (509) 368-7262!