Friday, March 21, 2014

How to unclog a bathtub

Bathtubs can be so comfortable and relaxing. Many home owners’ bathtubs can be quite a headache. The headache is as a result of the clogging that normally occur in the drain. But it is not a problem that cannot be taken care of. The fact that it is relaxing, bathtubs still have to be in your home. Bathtubs tend to get clogs often. The clogs can be very stressing and annoying such that the thoughts of bathing can be unpleasant .

Monday, March 17, 2014

Clogged toilet

You have come to the right place if you have ever wondered how to unclog a toilet. Dealing with a clogged toilet is amongst the most distressing maintenance functions that you going to have to handle in your household. Nevertheless, there are a couple of easy to use tricks which will assist you quicken your approach. This article covers the basic use of a plunger.

Saturday, March 15, 2014

Common household tips and tricks

The next time you have a clogged drain, you don't have to call a plumber to fix it. I will show quick and easy methods to clear your drains. Using simple kitchen staples or common household objects, you can unclog your drains on your own without paying a dime!

Friday, March 14, 2014

How to clear a shower drain?

What to do if your shower drain is badly clogged? To clear the drain you have to determine what the cause is. Most of the time it is probably hair and soap residue that causes the clog.

Thursday, March 13, 2014

How to unclog a toilet without a plunger

You know that feeling? You flush the toilet and the contents in the bowl stop disappearing halfway through the flushing process... And to make it even worse;  you don't have a plunger or snake handy to force the clog down the drain.

But there is a way to unclog a toilet without a plunger. Common household items from your kitchen or closet will work well to dislodge the obstruction. In less than 10 minutes, your toilet can be operating normally and you won't have to spend any money hiring an expensive plumber.

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

What is a drain snake?

Here is the chance to get to know what your plumber uses. You will be surprised that you can be your own plumber. One of the common tools is a snake drain. A drain snake is a device that you can use to unclog drains in your kitchen sink, toilets, tub drains and any other sensitive areas in the household. It is a tool to all your draining problems because of its firmness. 
It is long and has a metal cable with a corkscrew auger attached to the end. The corkscrew auger makes it possible for one to remove the dirt and directs to the appropriate area. Unclogging your drain takes only few minutes. 

Drain cleaner

A drain cleaner is a chemical product that is used to unblock sewer pipes. It also helps to prevent clogs from forming in the drains. Getting a drain cleaner is the same as saying goodbye to clogs in the drain every day you wake up. Most people are used to plumbers such that they are unable to take care of simple clogs in their kitchen sinks. But if one cannot use a stick, a drain snake, a plunger, drain cleaners would just be what you need. A drain cleaner removes soft obstruction by trapping hairs and other smaller, invisible dirt that cannot be held physically, marking them for removal.