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Why Choose Us For Your Clogged Drain

Bathroom Sink Drains

  • Common Clogs: Hair, soap scum, toothpaste, and small objects.
  • Clearing Methods:
    • Manual Drain Snaking: Effective for hair and soap scum close to the surface.
    • Hydro Jetting: Used for more stubborn buildup deeper within the pipes.
    • Plunger: Sometimes effective for minor clogs.

Clogged Drain In Kitchen

  • Common Clogs: Grease, food particles, and soap scum.
  • Clearing Methods:
    • Hydro Jetting: Ideal for cutting through grease and food buildup.
    • Motorized Drain Augers: Used for tougher blockages that a manual snake can’t clear.
    • Enzymatic Drain Cleaners: Occasionally used for grease-related clogs, offering an eco-friendly solution.

Clogged Drain In Bathtub

  • Common Clogs: Hair, soap scum, and bath product residues.
  • Clearing Methods:
    • Manual Drain Snaking: Often the first choice for hair and soap scum.
    • Plunger: Can be used for minor clogs, applying carefully to avoid damage.
    • Chemical Drain Cleaners: Used sparingly, as a last resort due to potential damage to pipes and environmental concerns.

Toilet Drain Cleaning

  • Common Clogs: Excessive toilet paper, sanitary products, and non-flushable items.
  • Clearing Methods:
    • Plunger: The first line of defense for simple clogs.
    • Closet Auger (Toilet Auger): A specialized tool designed to navigate the S-bend of toilets without causing damage.
    • Hydro Jetting: For severe blockages beyond the reach of an auger, though used cautiously to prevent damage to the toilet or plumbing.

General Practices and Considerations

  • Inspection Cameras: For persistent or recurrent clogs, plumbers might use inspection cameras to diagnose the problem accurately.
  • Safety and Environmental Concerns: Professional plumbers in Brooklyn prioritize methods that are safe for the plumbing system and the environment. They tend to avoid harsh chemicals when possible and opt for mechanical clearing methods.
  • Preventive Maintenance: Many plumbing services also offer maintenance advice and services to prevent future clogs, such as recommending strainers for drains, proper disposal of grease, and regular cleaning with safe, natural methods.

Customized Solutions

Understanding that each type of drain and clog requires a specific approach, our plumbers are equipped with a variety of tools and techniques. They assess the situation based on the type of clog, the location of the blockage, and the condition of the plumbing system to choose the most effective and least invasive method. This tailored approach ensures that the problem is resolved efficiently, minimizing the risk of damage and future issues.