PlumbingAmazing Home Remedies To Clear The Clogged Drains

March 16, 2020by leakypipes

Do you have a clogged drain? You should repair this yourself in a few minor hoof situations. You can definitely clear those clogs effectively by simple home remedies.  In this article, we have provided you the list of simple home remedies for clearing the clogged drain.

Some Of The Effective Home Remedies For Clearing The Clogged Drain Are

  • Clean the sink trap
  • Boiling water
  • Drain snake
  • The faithful piston
  • Soft drink

Now, let us learn about these simple steps in detail,

Clean The Sink Trap

Most of the time the U- shaped tube which is present under the kitchen or bathroom sink may definitely get clogged with some unnecessary materials.

Many traps at the base of the U shaped tube have a cleaning tube. 

For removing the clog you must remove the cleaning tube by using a lightweight wrench. Then make use of the metal hook to remove the blockages. 

Boiling Water

Boiling water for clogged drains is one of the simplest and most effective solutions. Simply boil the water in a casserole or pot, and pour directly into the drain carefully, avoiding contact in the sink with the porcelain. 

Boiling water is one of the best home remedies to unblock a sink and remove oil build-ups and clear debris from it. Remember that you must not use the boiling water in PVC pipes.

Drain Snake

The drain snake is one of the must-have plumbing tools. These devices operate by winding a drain down the steel cable. 

The Faithful Piston

Every home should have a faithful piston is one of the best home remedies to unblock a drain. It may be small or large, but more suction is produced by a larger piston. 

For sinks, remove the metal strainer before submerging down the drain. The key is the seal the sink and the plunger. 

Prepare the piston and start working to quick and clean diving. Just rapidly and aggressively push and pull the plunger for removing the clog.

Soft Drink

Different types of soft drinks have a corrosive consistency (sorry, belly) and when dumped down the drain, they can get away from the hulls and disappear for an hour or two. 

This technique is preferable to aggressive chemical cleaners, which if splashed will harm the pipes and skin.

If you still find any issues after trying these home remedies, give a call to Resolved Plumbing. We are there with you in solving the tough plumbing issues.