Bad odor coupled with slow drainage pipes indicates a sewer drain blockage. Sewer drain blockage mainly occurs inside pipes due to the growth of tree roots that are searching for water. These tree roots within the pipes can block the current of water. More importantly, materials flushed inside the toilet or accumulation of greasy particles from the kitchen can cause a blockage. Sewer blockage clearing services can fix these blockage issues efficiently and effectively.
What are the different methods used by a plumber to clear blocked drains?
As mentioned above, several reasons caused blockage inside the sewer pipes. Although you can fix the mild and identifiable issues with the help of a few DIY tips, you can’t identify severe issues on your own. Thus, the assistance and know-how of sewer plumbing experts become indispensable. The sewer blockage cleaning experts will examine the root cause of the problem and the location. After identifying and understanding the issue, these experts will formulate an effective and efficient solution for clearing out the accumulation of materials or debris that causes blockage. Whether the job is very large or minuscule for the team- the experts will carry out the task with utmost effort and care while solving the issue and minimizing damages.
Blocked drains plumbers use high tech and tools to eradicate sewer drain blockage. Numerous high-tech tools allow these experts to identify the problem and fix the sewage blocks from scratch. With the help of an appropriate tool, the experts will use their know-how to use these tools whenever necessary. These will ensure the blocks have been cleared without any hassles.
With the presence of CCTV plumbing cameras and a high-pressure cleaning hose, the plumbers can clean almost all kinds of blockages: minor to major. An experienced plumber uses a CCTV plumbing camera to identify the source and spot of issues while diagnosing them effectively. They can identify the location precisely to solve the issue effortlessly. Besides, these cameras are useful for coming up with long-term solutions as the growth of tree roots within the pipe or tree roots trying to enter the pipe in search of water can be identified solely with the help of a camera. The professional cameras can help specialists view and monitor the types of activities going inside the pipelines. Once the locations of blockages are identified, these experts can use their efforts to clear them. A high-pressure cleaning hose uses the pressure and the volume of water to clear all kinds of blockages. Equipped with several years of knowledge and experience, these specialists know the exact volume and pressure the water will be sent to remove the blockages.
To clear out stubborn blockages, our experts use equipment or hoses known as the electric eel or commonly referred to as the plumber’s snake. Besides, it is a flexible and long metal cable with an uncoiled and small spring on the tool’s end. They function by penetrating through the drain while contacting the clog. Consequently, it can clear it completely. However, electric eels are used as a last resort only.