Day: December 7, 2017

Avoid Bad Sewer Blockages

Avoid Bad Sewer Blockages

Maintenance and Repair
Clogs are bad–really bad if they accumulate in sewer lines. If this happens to you, it can lead to a messy and smelly back-up. Back-ups are hazardous to the health of homeowners and to a property’s contents. Therefore, you need to take measures to reduce this type of risk. Plumbing Enemies To make sure a drain clog does not lead to a sewer line blockage, you need to use care in what you throw down the drain. The following items often lead to drain blockages: Cooking grease Hair Soap scum Coffee grounds Cooking grease should never be put down the drain but disposed in a container. Dispose the container in the rubbish bin. You can throw coffee grounds into your garden’s mulch pile or compost. They are beneficial to the soil. Adding a Barrier To keep hair or soap scum