Often times hair is caught on the grease buildup on the lining of the pipe. Grease buildup comes from shampoos, body oils, soap, toothpaste, shaving creams, etc. Rootering followed by product maintenance is recommended.
WHY DOES MY TOILET SOUND AS THOUGH IT FLUSHED ITSELF?
Typically the toilet douglas valve seal has become warped and is letting water leak out of the tank. The fill valve has sensed that the toilet has been flushed and is trying to refill the tank to its proper water level. No worries, it’s not a ghost, but it can waste thousands of gallons of […]
WHAT MAKES MY WATER HEATER RUMBLE?
Calcium buildup is the common factor for this noisy problem. When super-cold water collides with super-hot water from the bottom of the water heater, an audible noise is produced, similar to that of water droplets into a hot greasy pan. Imagine your water heater as a teakettle with sediment buildup at the bottom. The water […]
WHAT IS THE MAIN CAUSE OF A KITCHEN SINK AND WASHING MACHINE DRAIN STOPPAGES?
Lint, grease and improperly installed drains are the primary offenders for this problem. In most homes, the kitchen and laundry drains are connected. When the lint from the laundry drains meets the coagulated grease buildup (from dish soaps, food products and other natural compositions such as pipe material and bacteria), a paper-mache like substance forms, […]
WHAT IS THE MAIN CAUSE OF A SEWER LINE STOPPAGE?
Roots are the main cause of sewer line stoppage. There are some products to treat or retard root and vegetation growth, although these aren’t permanent solutions. The sewer line will probably need to be repaired or replaced. Call us today for a free estimate: 414-541-9217.