Stinky Drains Need Cleaning
A smelly drain in your home is not something you can put up with for long. It is unpleasant and can be embarrassing when guests come round. So it is important to unearth the reason for the smell as soon as possible and to have it sorted out by a professional if need be. Sometimes the problem won’t require any special tools or harsh chemicals, in which case you can fix it yourself. However, other times you will need to call in a professional to assist you as they may need to get deeper into your drains than you can see and need specialized knowledge and equipment to do so. Below are some of the main causes behind bad-smelling drains.
What is the problem?
How to sort it out
As we have explained, a dry p-trap is easy to fix and requires minimal effort on your part. On the other hand, a clogged p-trap is a little more tricky. To fix the problem you may want to make use of a drain cleaning product such as our BioClean system to kill the bacteria. If this doesn’t work, then you may need to call in a plumber to dissemble the p-trap and clean it.
Should you be experiencing sewer line issues or venting problems, it is best to call a professional plumbing service for assistance straight away. Sewer line issues, in particular, can be very serious and should be addressed immediately since it can result in sewage flooding into your foundations – spreading bacteria and disease, as well as doing damage to your property. The plumbing service should do an inspection to determine the exact cause of the problem and then offer you the best solution, whether it be drain cleaning or a rooter service.
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