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07 Mar

The benefits of snaking your plumbing lines in your Boston home

Most people need to pay more attention to their drainpipes when caring for their homes. Usually, people only learn how their drains work when something goes wrong. Using a drain snake to clean your pipes has many benefits and can help avoid more costly problems.

You can do simple drain snaking yourself, but more advanced and complicated jobs should be completed by a licensed Boston plumber such as the ones affiliated with Plumbers 911 Boston.

Snaking often works better than the chemical options

It’s important to know that you can only use the chemical option if water is still moving through the drain. Imagine for a moment that you put these dangerous chemicals down your drain, but it doesn’t move.

These chemicals will stay on top of the problem and won’t help clear out your drain. Once that happens, the chemicals are just as likely to damage your pipes and create more problems than fix them.

Avoid this problem by contacting Plumbers 911 Boston and having one of their member contractors come to your home to quickly clear your drain.

You can get through the tough blockages, easier.

What should you do if your driveway or sewer drain is clogged? Simple methods such as pouring chemicals down the clogged drain won’t help. It will touch the root and float on by; you need a solid alternative to break through the clog, which is where drain snakes can help.

For more complicated jobs such as this root situation, it is best to call a professional plumbing contractor like the ones affiliated with Plumbers 911 Boston. They have a plumbing contractor near you who will happily come to your home to remedy the issue.

What are the benefits of good drain snaking?

If your drains are frequently snaked by a Plumbing 911 Boston-affiliated professional contractor, you will notice it improves your pipes’ efficiency. Your home’s water fixtures are less prone to become clogged or overflow. Additionally, you can prevent water from flowing backward in your toilet.

It also prevents unpleasant odors from mold or bacteria accumulation, which sometimes ends up accumulating in your drains. Another benefit is increasing the life of your drains by minimizing rusting by practicing regular drain snaking.

Prevent clogging from occurring. This is, without a doubt, the most crucial advantage of frequent snaking: it prevents obstructions. You no longer have to worry about toilets overflowing and sinks becoming clogged.

Most individuals need to pay more attention to their drain pipes when it comes to maintaining their homes and only are aware of how their drains function once something goes wrong. There are numerous benefits of having your drain professionally snaked that folks may see immediately.

Give Plumbers 911 Boston a call to schedule your next drain snaking with a professional, licensed plumber

The Boston-affiliated contractors only employ licensed plumbers that receive extensive training, a thorough screening process and a drug test. Give Plumbers 911 Boston a call to arrange a visit from a reliable, licensed plumber.

To all our friends and customers regarding COVID-19

We will get through this together To say we are living in “unprecedented” challenging times would be an understatement. We hope this finds you and your family safe and healthy. We would like to list a few pieces of information and websites that we think will be helpful for you during this time.

  • To get the most current information on the COVID-19 virus, please check the CDC (Center for Disease Control and Prevention) website at:
  • icon showing hand under faucet with large water droplets falling on hand Please wash your hands frequently. Washing with soap and water for twenty seconds is the preferred method, however when water is not available, please use an alcohol based hand sanitizer containing at least 60% alcohol.
  • icon of person covering mouth while coughing and a border separating from displeased person close by Practice social distancing by staying at least six feet away from another person.
  • For those of you with children that are looking for something fun to do, there are virtual field trips you can take with your kids that are fun and educational. Here is a link:

Plumbers are considered essential workers during this time and we will continue to work as our number one priority is to “protect the health of the nation.” Stay well, stay safe and we will get through this together.

Your Friends at Plumbers 911

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