Blocked Drain Sunshine Coast
Plumbing will not work properly if your drains are not in good condition. As specialists in all areas of drain plumbing, we are here to help make sure that your drains are in good working order.
If you need to have a blocked drain cleared, including downpipes other plumbing, contact us for help any time of day.
Our drain services include new installations, maintenance, and repairs.
When a drain becomes clogged, you will usually notice that things are slow to drain. Toilets become sluggish when flushed and may overflow when there is a clog. Another sign may be a sink or toilet that makes a disturbing sound. Simple clogs may be cleared by using a plunger. Extensive clogs are going to require the professionals coming out to clear the issue.
There are times when the problem comes from outside the property. Storm waters can clog drains on your property. Roots from trees are another potential issue when it comes to drain problems. These are things that most property owners are not able to identify on their own. We are experienced in detecting and fixing these potential problems.
We tackle even the most difficult of clogged drains. Using a high-pressure jet rodder to clear large, stubborn clogs, we promise to get to the root of the problem.
Drains and drain pipes can corrode or spring a leak for other reasons. There are situations in which replacing them is the best option. Should this occur, we will replace your drain and/or drain pipes with the newest available materials.
While homes will profit from routine drain maintenance and inspection, businesses may especially benefit from these routine processes. When it comes to scheduling your drain maintenance, we will be happy to set up a plan that suits your needs. We will inspect and clear all drains, making sure they are functioning properly.
In addition to our team of experts performing maintenance for you, there are things you can do to help avoid clogged drains.
- Don’t put coffee grounds down the drain.
- Never pour cooking grease down the drain.
- Avoid putting meat, bones and egg shells down the drain; even if you have a garbage disposal.
- Hair and soap scum are often the cause of bathroom clogs. Use a mesh screen or some sort or drain grate to protect the drain opening.
- Don’t flush anything except toilet paper. Tissues and paper towels are not meant to be flushed.
- Teach your children not to put toys in the toilet.
- Don’t put nail polish or nail polish remover down the drain.
As you can see, there are things you can do to help avoid some drain issues. Others such as tree roots simply occur over time and there is not much anyone can do to avoid them. Routine maintenance is your best shot at evading unforeseeable drain problems.
If you want help to find and unblock pipes or drains on The Sunshine Coast, call us at LJB Plumbing and Gas today.