Drain Cleaning Baltimore
Clogged drains are a common occurrence in the Baltimore homes we serve. Unlike water supply lines, drains build up debris quicker due to the waste that flows along with your water. Drain cleaning can take several different forms from DIY and simple unclogging methods to requiring a professional to clean or clear stubborn clogs.
Often, a little prevention goes a long way to help you maintain a clear drain. In this section, we provide tips and information to help you understand what shouldn’t go down your drain and how to alleviate the problem if it exists. From routine drain maintenance to the right way to unclog a drain, we’re dedicated to providing Baltimore residents with DIY plumbing tips that can save you time and money.
Close the Cap on Chemical Drain Cleaners
Liquid chemical drain cleaners are a popular solution for a cheap and quick fix for a clogged drain. However, there are several disadvantages to using chemical cleaners, the least of which being they don’t always work as advertised. Damage from Chemical Drain Cleaners Liquid cleaners use highly corrosive chemicals to get through clogs. While these […]
3 Signs You Need a Drain Cleaning
Drains are one of the most common pieces of plumbing equipment that needs to be serviced. Gunk and debris can quickly build up, leading you with a clog that only gets worse the longer you try to ignore it. Here are 3 signs that it’s time to call your Baltimore plumber to have your drains […]
How to Unclog a Bathtub Drain
If there is one skill every homeowner should learn, it’s how to unclog a bathtub drain. If you find out that the clog is too severe, call a professional plumber to help get your bathtub drain operating as normal. There are some tips, however, that any homeowner can use to try and unclog a drain.
How to Unclog Your Bathroom Sink Without Chemicals
Is your bathroom sink clogged up? Before you reach for a bottle of chemical drain cleaner, try one of these clog removal methods. Chemical cleaners can be harmful to your pipes, especially with repeated use. So do your pipes a favor and forgo the cleaner, at least for now. Try one of these methods to […]
What Should You Not Put Down the Kitchen Sink?
We know this feeling all too well: you’re in the kitchen cooking, you put some things into the sink, and all of a sudden your water is rising and nothing is draining. To help keep that feeling of impending doom away, here are some tips to consider: -Be mindful of what you put in the […]
Drain Cleaning in Baltimore: No Job Too Tough for Abbott’s Plumbing
Is your shower drain clogged again? Sink stopped up? Toilet tapped out? Sounds like you need drain cleaning in Baltimore. Clogs can be tough, but there’s no job too tough for Abbott’s. Let’s talk about why some of the plumbing fixtures in your home clog, and how Abbott’s Plumbing can help. Drain Cleaning in Baltimore […]
Keeping your Drains Clean with Abbott’s Plumbing
At Abbott’s Plumbing, we know what clogs plumbing and how to best remedy the problem. From kitchen drains to bathroom plumbing, trust Abbott’s to help fix your draining problems. Possible clogs that we specialize in fixing are: Main drains- These drains become clogged with roots and bellies in the piping. Kitchen drains- Buildup of grease, […]
What You Should Know About Chemical Drain Cleaners
Chemical drain cleaners are a very popular do-it-yourself method for clearing clogs in sinks and bathtubs. They’re easy, cheap, and usually effective. However, the chemicals in these drain cleaners can be a danger to you and the pipes you pour them in, which is why it’s important to know how they work, and how to […]
Stop Shower Clogs Before They Start
Clogged shower drains are a problem for everyone at some point, and while the clog might not be a big deal at first, it’s only a matter of time until it has to be dealt with. Fortunately, it’s actually fairly easy to reduce the likelihood of your shower drain even clogging at all. All you […]
How to Clean a Garbage Disposal
Garbage disposals are a very effective kitchen tools, and the most powerful ones can clean many messes completely on their own. The problem is that some food waste can’t be chopped up, and some things go down the drain which shouldn’t. Another problem is that even when contents are drained, they leave residue in the […]