Is Coconut Oil Bad for Plumbing?

Monday, February 22nd, 2021

swirling-drainCoconut oil has become everyone’s favorite household item. You can use it on your hair, on your body, and even to brush your teeth. Although it might be great for you, though, the question arises—is coconut oil bad for your home’s plumbing?

The answer is yes. Coconut oil isn’t too easy on your home’s pipes. You can quickly build up a clog in your home if you get too coconut oil happy. If you’re looking for solutions, then your best bet is Orlando drain cleaning services. We’re here to help you solve any issues that pop up in your home.

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My Kitchen Sink Is Stopped up! If it Can’t be Cleaned With a Drain Snake, What Else Can be Done?

Monday, February 8th, 2021

dirty-drainYou’ve got a clog and you’re thinking of the age old solution—the drain snake. You’ve recently come across some information letting you know that this isn’t the best possible solution though. What’s there to do?

You should consider hydro-jetting. Hydro-jetting is the right solution for your home because it’s highly-effective while remaining low-impact. It’s not going to hurt your drain in the way that drain snakes can. This is specialized work. You should always contact our professionals for hydro-jetting in Orlando, FL. Our experts are always here to help you with the plumbing services you need.

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Why You Should Avoid Chemical Drain Cleaners

Monday, December 28th, 2020

Shower-HeadIf you’ve ever found yourself on any plumbing blog, then we’re sure that you’ve come across professionals advising you to avoid chemical drain cleaners. In fact, we’re sure that if you’ve spoken to a plumbing professional in person in the past that they’ve also advised you to steer clear of these types of products too. Have you ever wondered all the reasons why?

We are happy to answer all your questions about this. Our professionals are the experts in everything plumbing in Orlando, FL. What’s more, we’re here to help you out when you have plumbing issues so you don’t have to settle for chemical drain cleaners.

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Wanted: The Four Most Notorious Culprits of a Clogged Drain

Monday, April 6th, 2020

sink-drainClogged drains almost always begin as minor problems. Ignore the problem for long enough, and it will escalate into significant issues for you. Slow water drainage is one of the problems, and it is a slight inconvenience. But it can cause corrosion, flooding, and even sewage backup in extreme cases. You can end up with costly repairs on your hands and need services for plumbing repair in Orlando, FL.

Prevention is the best cure for any problem. To make sure the drains in your home’s plumbing do not clog, you need to understand why it happens. We’ve discussed some of the most notorious culprits of clogged drains and how you can prevent them.

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Could Your Drains Use a Good Cleaning?

Monday, February 24th, 2020

drainAfter you shower or use the tub, do you notice a pool of water accumulating and then staying stagnant in the tub or shower for a few minutes to an hour? If yes, then you probably have a drainage problem. If water does not immediately go down the drain while you shower or use the sink, then there is a problem with your drain. Specifically speaking, you have a slow drain.

A stagnant pool of water in your tub or sink can be disheartening. After all, you’d expect the water to go down the drain immediately after you’re done bathing or taking a shower. The good news is that there are services that perform drain cleaning in Orlando, FL that can help you fix the slow drain in your bathroom, kitchen, or elsewhere.

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Everything You’ve Ever Wanted to Know About Hydro-Jetting

Monday, September 9th, 2019

The hydro-jet: a plumber’s favorite tool. You may have heard of it before, especially if you’ve been keeping up with our blogs, but in case you haven’t, we’ll tell you all about it!

Basically, a hydro-jet is a motorized device that was first invented in the 1950s. It uses highly-pressurized water to scour the inside of your drain pipes, blasting away debris that may be in there.

Though this sounds quite simple in theory, many homeowners still have a lot of questions about this device and about how it’ll benefit them. So for your convenience, we have answered some of our most frequently asked questions about hydro-jetting for you below. All you’ve got to do is keep reading to find out more.

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Ew! What’s That Stench?!

Monday, August 12th, 2019

Is it the garbage can? Did someone go to the bathroom? Maybe it’s the litter box. Either way, something smells, and of course, you want to get to the bottom of it. But, have you ever considered that this unpleasant scent could be coming from your drainpipe? That’s right: problems with drains or sewer lines can end up leading to quite an awful scent!

But, why does this happen?

Well, there are plenty of reasons why you might experience a foul odor coming from one or more of the drains in your home, and below, we have listed some of these reasons for you. So, grab your nose plug and keep reading to find out more!

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Here are 3 Signs That You Need Your Drains Cleaned

Monday, May 20th, 2019

dirty-drainIn most homes, drains don’t get the attention they deserve. Not many people think about how their drains work, until, of course, they stop functioning. If you have a clogged drain, then there could be a hundred reasons for it.

However, there a few common causes of a clogged drain, and by finding out about them, you can increase your chances of preventing a clogged drain in the future.

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Fall Drain Cleaning Makes a Lot of Sense

Monday, December 3rd, 2018

drain-in-metal-sink-waterIt’s not officially winter yet, so you can still sneak in with some of those important fall tasks for your home. It’s easier in the Orlando area to get these jobs done, since we don’t have harsh winter conditions to deal with.

One home service job we highly recommend this time of year is drain cleaning in Orlando, FL. The reasons don’t have much to do with the weather, but with what happens in your home during the end of the year.

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5 Basic Ways to Avoid Calling for Emergency Plumbing

Monday, October 8th, 2018

frustrated-customerEmergency!

It’s not a word people usually want to hear. Emergency rarely means something wonderful has happened out of the blue. When you encounter a plumbing emergency, it’s because you have a clogged drain, busted pipe, total loss of freshwater from the taps, or other problem that needs fixing immediately.

Fortunately, for emergency plumbing repair in Orlando, FL and elsewhere in Central Florida, you can rely on our plumbers to come to your rescue—24 hours a day.

But we know you would rather not have to deal with emergencies of any kind, and we’re happy to help with 5 tips for avoiding these problems. Some you can handle on your own, others are services you can entrust to us.

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