How do drain cleaners work?

Reasons to Avoid Chemical Drain Cleaning Solutions to Unclog Your Drain   If your drain gets clogged, a plumber's visit could cost you money. So you get out the plunger, and maybe pour some baking soda and vinegar down the drain. And that's fine; hopefully it works. If the plunging fails, though, should you try chemical drain cleaners or call a plumber? Here are some reasons you might want to pass on the caustic chemicals: First, most drain cleaners are toxic. The chemicals in them are … [Read more...]

How can I take care of the drains in my home?

Tips on Drain Maintenance   Drains can be such a hassle if not taken care of properly ahead of time. With proper maintenance, many unwanted drain problems can be prevented. The most common things that happen with drain problems include clogs and odor problems. A few easily maintainable procedures could stop that headache and make every drain happy. Often times, drains that are clogged and have a nasty odor cause people to be upset and wish it never happened. With a few small daily … [Read more...]