Recognizing a Clogged Drain

As we go through each year, we realize just how much our body is beginning to age. We start noticing changes in our physical appearance, a change in how our body reacts to different stimulus, we can feel our body beginning to wear down. Similarly, our houses go through a similar process. The older they seem to get, the more problems slowly begin to arise. One major problem that homeowners need to realize is clogged drains. A clogged drain can turn into a major problem if left alone for a long period of time, and you can end up paying a lot of money to deal with repairs and damages. So, it is important to be able to recognize the signs of a clogged drain so that you can call in help as soon as possible.

  • If water takes a long time to drain in one sink alone and does not seem to have that issue with other places in the house, then that is the only drain that is affected.
  • If you notice your toilet making a gurgling sound every time you use the water in the house, regardless of whether it is the bathtub or the dishwasher, you have a clogged drain problem in your hands.
  • Similarly, if you use the water in any part of the house and water actually comes up out of the floor drain or the bath tub, along with a gurgling toilet, you have a clogged drain to deal with.
  • If every single drain in the house is working slowly, accompanied by a gurgling toilet then you have an issue with your sewer pipe.

So, if you happen to notice any of the following signs, you can call in plumbing experts to handle the problem and learn how to unblock your drain properly from them.