If you don’t have someone come into your home to clean your dishes, do the laundry and vacuum the house, then you may find the idea of hiring a professional plumber to come in and clean your drains a bit odd. However, professional drain cleaning is, in many homes, an absolute necessity. Unfortunately, many homeowners believe that there are ways in which they can go about cleaning their drains successfully on their own. In truth, professional drain cleaning in Vancouver, BC requires the tools and skills that only qualified plumbers can offer. Read on for more information regarding the benefits of professional drain cleaning. If you suspect that you need any such service in your home, make sure that you call upon the professionals here at Mr. Swirl The Friendly Plumber.
Why Schedule Professional Drain Cleaning?
When your drains back up, it may be tempting to just head down to the local hardware store and purchase a chemical drain cleaner. The problem with doing so, though, is that such cleaners are in no way guaranteed to effectively remove any clogs in your drains. In fact, quite the opposite is true. Sure, the cleaner may clear away enough of the clog for the liquid to make its way past, but that can result in a lot of the clog being left behind. More DIY-prone homeowners may choose to snake their drains on their own. We don’t recommend this either, though, and for much the same reason. In the hands of an untrained party, a drain snake is not very effective. You may simply force the snake through the clog, for instance, leaving much of it behind, lining the drain. In a short amount of time, it will build back up once more.
Benefits of Professional Drain Cleaning
When a professional plumber cleans your drains, you can rest assured in knowing that the job is done right. We have the tools and training necessary for ensuring that this is the case. If a drain auger is required, we’ll have one on hand, and our inspection equipment will ensure that we get the whole clog out. If the clog is deep in the system, we also offer hydro jetting services, which entail only water being used to blast away clogs. This is much more effective and eco-friendly than using harsh chemicals. Contact us to learn more.