Plumbing Experts Reveal Professional Tips to Unclog Blocked Drain

Draining is a matter of serious concern. You need to maintain and clean it on regular basis. Poor drainage system sometimes results in many harmful issues related to your health. You can hire professionals in order to diagnose the problem and to fix that problem. Several plumber Toronto technicians use advanced tools in order to inspect the problem in a more effective way. Be aware of warning signs such as  if your sinks takes a little longer to drain. You can notice the water pooling around your feet in the shower. You can sense the unpleasant or strange odours. Several professionals use advanced tools from instance backflow preventer in order to deal quickly with clogged drain issues.

Easy Tips to Deal With Unclogged Drains

1. Use of Wire Hanger

Bent wire hanger is simple but very effective. Make use of regular wire coat hanger try to make it as straight out as best as you can, bend at one end in order to make a small hook. This can get all sorts of hair and filthy stuff out of the drain. Make sure that you are pulling the gunk out and not pushing it further. In the end run the hot water to clear things up in a nice way.

2. Use of Vinegar and Baking Soda

You can use 1/3 of cup baking soda with 1/3rd of a cup of vinegar in a measuring cup. It is able to fizz immediately which help to remove the hair or gunk built up in the pipe. Try to let it sit for one hour but better if for overnight you can. Run the hot water.

3. Use of Boiled Water

This is the most easiest tip you can use. Get the water boiled on the stove or microwave whatever is available and pour it slowly down the drain with short two to three intervals,let the hot water to work for a several seconds in between each interval. This is the most easiest and quickest way used to unclog a drain.

4. Use of Caustic Soda

Caustic soda is available in your local hardware store. Caustic soda result in burning of nasty stuff. But you need to take precautions when you use it. So, better if you get rubber gloves and eye protection.  Pour 3/4 gallon of cold water, add 3 cups of caustic soda. Use an old wooden spoon to stir it. Pour it properly into the clogged drain, leaving for 20-30 minutes, it will fizz immediately. Use boiling water  to flush the drain.

All these above mentioned tips are easy to use but you need to take caution while using chemical substance. Boiling water is one the easiest technique you can use to clean the drain. Cleaning should be done on regular basis. Clogged drains are serious concern for every home-owner. If you are not able to diagnose the problem it is advised to hire a professional and get the problem solved in much less time.

Santos Water provides comprehensive drain cleaning services. Our proficient and skilled technicians are able to deal effectively with all drain related issues. We provide services at affordable prices and also 24/7 hours services.


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