How to Unclog a Sink

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Every homeowner should have a basic set of DIY fixes in their tool belt for the occasional problem, and the same goes for your plumbing. One of the most common household issues that we hear regularly is a clogged sink. Some clogs are enormous, such as a batch of “flushable” baby wipes that have created a logjam inside the sewer line, while others are as simple as a chicken bone that went down the garbage disposal.…

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So How Do Real Plumbers Clean A Drain?

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You’ve probably heard the advice time and time again: don’t put drain cleaner down the drain—call a plumber. This is good advice, as chemical drain cleaners can be corrosive to pipes and hazardous to your health. However, it probably leaves you wondering: if plumbers don’t use chemical drain cleaners, then how do they clean out drains? Well, they typically turn to one of three methods. 1. Plumber’s Snakes If your plumber suspects the clog is caused by a solid impaction of something like hair or a child’s toy, then they will probably use a device called a plumber’s snake to remove the blockage.…

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Is It Worth Paying For Water Heater Installation?

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Water heater installation can be quite complex. Even if you are highly skilled in the art of DIY projects, installing your water heater is a different beast altogether — as most plumbing projects are. There are many moving parts involved and a lot that can go wrong. These are just a few of the benefits of hiring a professional for your water heater replacement project. You Don’t Have the Time…

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