To avoid clogged drains near Elmhurst, it is best to keep a plunger in the house. You can use a plunger to clear most drains before needing to call for plumbing services. However, the more extensive the clog or pipe repair becomes, the more it becomes necessary to call your plumber for professional plumbing services .
Watch the short video for more information on how to keep your drains clear of clogs. If you have a clog in your sink or bathtub, you can use your plunger to try to remove it. Be sure you have water in the sink or tub to give the plunger a good seal around the drain. When you run your garbage disposal, you should always have water running in the system. Cold water should be used while running the disposal, and then turn it to hot to help wash the food remains down the drain.