Nobody likes a clogged drain. It’s the reason behind the flood that can cause huge problem in your bathroom or kitchen. Therefore, it is beneficial to know about a few easy things that you can do if you ever identify the drain has got clogged. You can call a responsible plumber with the efficiency of clearing off the drain blockage by using their experience as well as my implementing the high-end equipment powered by super HD video cameras. There are a few dedicated plumbing and heating companies ready to help people on the bank holidays and also on the Christmas! This is now something more than what you call a 24-hour service.
Here, are a few tips to unclog the drain in your home—
The Baking Soda and Vinegar Process
The combination of these two elements available in your household cleaning tool boxes, often used for removing the rigid stain marks and iron from almost anything. With the help of this method, you can easily dilute the blockage formed inside the drain causing to the terrible issue of water logging on the sink of the kitchen or the tub inside the bathroom.
First of all, start by pouring boiling hot water through the drain. Then pour almost half-cup of baking soda inside the drain and leave it for around 10 to 15 minutes. After that, mix a cup of hot water and a cup of vinegar and pour it into the drain’ mouth. Leave it for around 5 -10 minutes before washing off. This traditional method helps a lot in cleaning the small clogs. But if you still think that the clogs are there then it’s a bigger problem and it’s high-time to call a professional plumber to unclog the clutter from the drain and stop it from flooding the kitchen and washrooms.
By boiling a kettle of water, you can start pouring it through the drain’s plug slowly and leave it for some time. You’ve to do it in several stages for which you need to be patient as this is a great way of removing the drainage clog followed since the earlier times.
Using a plunger at the sink’s plug point will be another great way of pumping out the clogs. You can also do it inside the sinks of the bathroom, tubs and also inside the toilet if you find those to be flooding without any reason. Often people suffer from this issue in the bathroom as the drains have to bear the loose hairs and the solid wastes that mostly couldn’t pass out properly and gradually the blockage begins.
Using a drain snake
You can make this tool by your own by using a wire or else you can buy it from the local hardware shop or the departmental store. Keep it inside the sink’s hole and one at the tub’s plug point so that it can hold back the hair and other similar things like pet hair etc and help the drain from not getting clogged.
These are some of the viable ways of unclogging the drains.