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5 Drain Cleaning Tips

Here at Spartan we are all about trying to make our customers life’s easier by informing them of new deals and information about their plumbing. In the article this week we address 5 Ways to Properly Clean Your Drains that you can use on your home or business. These tips will help make sure you get the most longevity from your plumbing on your property.

  1. Boiling Water – If you have a hard to get clog you can try and dump down boiling water to remove the clog. Be careful doing this if you live in colder weather because the fast temperature change from cold to hot could cause your pipes to burst.
  2. Control What Goes Down – Make sure you install a drain catch on your drain so that only wanted items go down the drain. This is one of the biggest problems that plumbing deals with unwanted items damaging the plumbing.
  3. Examine Plumbing – If your drain or other plumbing looks dirty inside or out it might be time to have a professional like Spartan come make sure your plumbing is safe. It’s always better to be proactive with household disasters before they cost you thousands.
  4. Caustic Soda – Another way to clean your drain well is be using caustic soda. Make sure that you use eye protecting and rubber gloves when using it. Sodium Hydroxide is another name for caustic soda and if you’re not careful it can burn the skin.
  5. Cleaning Pipe – You can try a physical device like a cleaning pipe or a wire hanger but you must be very careful not to puncture the pipe. This goes with any of the steps make sure to be careful and if you’re not sure of what you are doing call a professional like Spartan. At Spartan we can handle and plumbing problem you make have for your home or business.

Don’t hesitate to contact Spartan today. If you or someone you know is dealing with plumbing problems in the greater Tucson area. Let one of our dedicated team members come out to your residence and handle all your problems for you! At Spartan Plumbing we are dedicated to serving you with the highest quality service . Contact us at Spartan Plumbing today and stop worrying about those plumbing problems now!


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