Clogged Drain Solutions in Boise, Idaho
Water won't drain? Toilet keeps overflowing? Call Boise Valley Plumbing. A slow draining sink, toilet, or tub will develop mineral and soap stains from standing water that can be difficult or impossible to remove.
Backed up drains, toilets, showers, sinks and garbage disposals disrupt your daily routine. They can also indicate larger problems, such as a sewer backup. Do not add caustic chemicals to your drains. They do not work well, as they just move the clog deeper into your system. They expose your pipes to corrosive substances and they dump toxic substances into our water systems. Calling in a professional is better for you and for the environment.
Bubbles in your toilet bowl water when you run the sink combined with slowly draining water from your bathtub, sink or other fixture can also indicate your problem could be bigger than a simple clogged drain. You may have a clog deeper in your plumbing system or a sewer backup, so you should call a master plumber immediately. It takes years of education and training to correctly diagnosed systemic problems.
Simple clogged or slowly draining bathtubs and sinks are not an emergency, but debris can accumulate when there is not enough pressure to empty the water quickly causing staining and water damage. Plus, it is can really slow down your daily routine.
Bathroom showers and bathtub drains clog with hair and soap. The clogs in the bathroom sinks can also have toothpaste in the clog. Toilet drains can get backed up with toilet paper and other toiletries, as well as the occasional child's toy.
Gurgling sounds from drains, especially after running a washing machine or dishwasher can also be a sign of a clogging drain.
Kitchen drains clog over time as soap, grease, fats and detergents build up on the walls of the pipes.
Finally, mysterious puddles of water on the floor near the tub or sink or rotting food smell from the kitchen sink or disposal can be a signal that your pipes are clogging.
Floor drains in basements, garages, shops, and some older bathrooms can also become clogged.
Before calling a plumbing expert try these tips for dislodging a smaller clog:
**Don't use chemical drain cleaners they can be dangerous and are bad for your pipes.