The Sunny Plumber Phoenix Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Drain Cleaning’

Don’t Let These Items Go Down the Kitchen Sink Drain!

Monday, November 15th, 2021

plumberAre you playing host to the family this season? Even if you aren’t, you may be having friends over some time in the future. When people are going to be spending time at your house, there is a lot of activity that will go on in the kitchen. So what can you do to ensure that your kitchen plumbing in Phoenix is kept safe?

This might sound silly at first, but hear us out. One of the best things you can do is make sure everyone is on the same page about what NOT to put down the kitchen drain. Write it down on a note and paste it next to or close by the sink so everyone can see it.

What are the items not to try to wash down the kitchen drain? Those “no-go” items include…

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The Importance of Drain Cleaning

Monday, June 28th, 2021

sunny-plumbersDo you ever wonder about everything that goes down your drain each day? Different types of grease and food particles get swept away when you are washing the dishes. Hair, soap, and all kinds of dirt also go down the drain and into your home’s plumbing when you are in the bathroom. When was the last time you cleaned the drain?

Failing to clean out your shower and sink drains regularly can lead to these things building up and clogging the drains. All that buildup can gradually clog the drains so much that it can wreak havoc on the sewage lines and plumbing. It’s crucial to schedule drain cleaning services routinely to ensure that clogged drains don’t end up causing a lot of damage to your house.

We will discuss the benefits of regular drain cleaning to help you understand its importance and why you should only hire expert professionals to handle this task for you.

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3 Reasons to Schedule Professional Drain Cleaning

Monday, November 2nd, 2020

sunny-plumber-vanSometimes you just want to get something done. Sometimes that means doing it yourself. We know that most people out there aren’t going to try and do anything crazy, like replace their entire sewer line on their own. There are certain plumbing projects that homeowners are more inclined to try and take on themselves, though. Cleaning one’s drains, for instance. Something that surprises a lot of people is the fact that this too is a service best left to the pros.

Professional drain cleaning in Phoenix is always going to be your best option. We know it doesn’t necessarily sound like a job that only professionals can handle. We know that you can buy various materials down at the hardware store that will “clean” your drains. But we also know that these materials have, at best, very limited success—especially in the long term. And we can all agree that cleaning your drains on a regular schedule isn’t exactly something you want to deal with!

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3 Tips That Keep Drains Draining

Monday, September 7th, 2020

sunny-plumber-vanIf there is one plumbing problem everyone is guaranteed to encounter in their lives, it’s the clogged drain. Just because this problem is so common doesn’t mean it’s not still frustrating, though. Particularly if it seems like you’re dealing with clogged drains regularly! The good news is that many clogged drains in Phoenix are the result of user error. We know—that doesn’t sound like great news.

The “good” part is that you can avoid many drain clogs with some simple changes in habit. Today, our Sunny Plumbers are going to share some great tips for keeping your drains draining. Be sure to reach out with any questions you may have. And remember, having your drains professionally cleaned is the best way to resolve those stubborn clogs that you do encounter. So call today!

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The Problem(s) with DIY Drain Cleaning

Monday, October 21st, 2019

sunny-plumbersWe completely understand that many homeowners like to handle issues around their homes on their own. Not only do we understand this work ethic, we admire it. Do you know what we admire even more than a hard work ethic, though? The logic that allows homeowners to understand when it is time to call in professionals. For some reason, a lot of homeowners seem to think that their plumbing systems aren’t as deserving of professional service as their electrical systems.

Of course, we’re not implying that the average homeowner is going to try to replace his or her own sewer line or anything like that. However, a lot of homeowners do take it upon themselves to handle jobs like “cleaning” their own drains. We put cleaning in quotes there because the job is very rarely done as effectively as homeowners seem to think it is. Today we’re going to discuss why you want our Sunny Plumbers cleaning your drains in Phoenix, AZ.

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What’s the Best Way to Clean My Drains?

Monday, December 31st, 2018

sunny-plumbersReady for a DIY project to keep you busy around the house? Wondering what the best way in which to clean your drains might be? Well, here’s a tip—pick up the phone, not the toolbox! You are not going to be able to effectively clean your drains on your own. In the best case scenario, you’re going to wind up wasting your time and some money. Worst case, you could actually do some serious damage to your drains.

What’s so difficult about cleaning drains, you may wonder? Well, there is the fact that clogs are not always as simple as they seem. They may not be located where you think they are. You don’t have the tools at your disposal that professional plumbers do and, even if you invest in them, you’ll use them infrequently and lack the skills of a professional plumber in Phoenix. So why not schedule your drain cleaning services with our team, and have the job done right the first time?

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Keep Your Drains Flowing Freely

Monday, July 30th, 2018

plumberOkay, you’ve done the dishes. Now that that’s out of the way, you can go kick back, relax, grab a beverage of your choosing, and spend some more quality time with your family and/or your guests. There’s only one problem.

The sink is not draining.

Or, at least, it is not draining properly. What could have led to this? What cruel twist of fate has thrown this wrench into the gears of your night? Well, we hate to tell you this, but the problem could very well be one of your own making. In fact, many instances, if not the majority, of clogged drains are the result of user error. You cannot always avoid them, but by being a bit more careful and keeping the following tips in mind, you can definitely keep the issue of clogged drains in Phoenix, AZ to a minimum.

So read on and, if you do run into clogged drains in your home, do not hesitate to give a member of our team a call.

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Why Do My Drains Stink?

Monday, January 15th, 2018

stainless-sink-drainYour plumbing system plays an integral role in your life each and every day. That is why any problems with your plumbing system really must be resolved as soon as possible. No, this does not just apply to problems such as burst pipes flooding your house. Something like smelly drains, for instance, may not be an emergency. It is a problem that you don’t just want to get used to though, right? If your drains smell bad, there are a few likely culprits.

Today, we’re going to explore a few reasons why you may have foul odors emanating from your drains. If you do, and there is no simple remedy for the problem, then contact our professional plumbers in Mesa, AZ right away. We are more than happy to help resolve the issue so that you can get back to using your plumbing system problem-free. It doesn’t matter if you don’t often have company—nobody should have to put up with sink stink!

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Simple Tips for Avoiding Clogged Drains

Monday, June 19th, 2017

Drain-flowWhat is the first thing you think of when we ask you to name a very common plumbing problem? Chances are that most homeowners would come up with “clogged drains.” Clogged drains are indeed terribly annoying, and they are extremely common. However, clogged drains can be much more than annoying. In fact, they can actually lead to plumbing system damages, as well as property damages. This is why you should do everything that you can in order to prevent drain clogs from developing in the first place.

If you follow these simple tips, then you will be able to reduce the risk of encountering clogged drains in Queen Creek, FL. No, there is no way in which to guarantee that you will never encounter drain clogs in your home. Because most drain clogs are the result of human error, though, you can certainly take steps to reduce their frequency. If and when you do encounter clogs, well, we can help with that, too.

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Drain Cleaning Methods You Should Know About

Monday, January 9th, 2017

Drain cleaning is one of the most beneficial things that you can do to maintain the health of your drain and sewer system. If you want to avoid issues with this system as much as possible, and save yourself some money in the process, it’s a good idea to schedule drain cleaning services at least once a year. Why is drain cleaning so beneficial, though? Read on to find out more about drain cleaning methods, and how they can help you.

Why is drain cleaning so beneficial, though? Read on to find out more about drain cleaning methods, and how they can help you.

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