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How Do I Know When It’s Time for Drain Cleaning?

Drain cleaning is a common plumbing service that most homeowners will need at some point. It’s not always necessary to call a plumber for help if your drains are slow, but there are certainly some red flags to look out for. If you notice any of these warning signs of clogged drains – contact us – your local plumbing professional – immediately!

  • Water takes far longer than it should to drain down
  • the sink or toilet Drain water is taking an unusually long time to drain out of the sink or toilet
  • Clothes and other items in the washing machine take much longer than usual
  • Toilet back-ups and overflows
  • Multiple clogs throughout the house
  • Slow draining tubs and showers.

Generally speaking, occasional blockages are not very alarming. You can usually clear these types of blockages with a plunger or by using chemicals that are designed to help break up an obstruction.

More severe blockage problems typically require the services of a plumber.

Don’t put off such maintenance issues as they will only get worse!

For any type of drain cleaning service, contact your local plumbing professional right away if you notice any of the above warning signs.

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Draining System Maintenance

The best way to avoid costly and inconvenient drain clogs is to make sure you maintain your draining system on a routine basis

Call your plumber immediately should anything appear out of the ordinary.

Cleaning out your drain pipes twice per year (once in the fall and once in the spring) with an industrial strength drain cleaner will help keep your drains running smoothly.

Doing this regularly can also significantly reduce the risk of a plumbing emergency.

For more tips on taking care of your pipes and avoiding drain clogs, contact the experts at Alabama Plumbing & Drain today! We provide the Greater Birmingham Metro Area with expert plumbing services to keep your home or business running smoothly.

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