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Things Drain Cleaning Prevents

You probably don't give much thought to the plumbing around your house until something goes wrong, and then that problem will be a major concern you have to give a lot of thought until the plumber comes out and takes care of it for you. You will find that your plumbing can be less of a problem in the future if you do give it some thought to have it properly maintained. Something you really should be having done is having the plumber come to clean your drains periodically. If you do this, then here are some of the types of things you can avoid with regular drain cleaning services:

Prevent clogs from happening

If you end up with a small clog in a sink, you might be able to get rid of it with some baking soda and vinegar or with your sink plunger. However, once you get that first small clog, it generally means many more will follow until you end up with that big clog that you just can't free up on your own. By the time this happens, you may find yourself with a sink full of water at the worst time. Routine drain cleanings can prevent all of these clogs. 

Prevent that rotten smell in the kitchen

Most people have walked into a kitchen at some point in their life and been hit in the face with a horrible smell of something rotten. That smell is coming up from the drain, and it's caused by the accumulation of foods and drinks that have gone down the drain and the remnants of them that are still present. There is no reason why your family should have to deal with this foul smell, and with routine drain cleanings, you don't have to. 

Prevent slow draining of the sink

When you don't have the drains routinely cleaned, they will get more narrow as time goes on and things cling to the sides. When you are having them cleaned as they should be, the water will drain out of the sink as fast as it was designed to do. 

Prevent the pipes from being noisy

If you end up with very slow draining drains or clogs, then this will cause the water flow in the plumbing to be disrupted and that can cause the plumbing in your home to be noisy. You can start hearing everything from squeaks to loud bangs. To avoid these noises, have the drains cleaned regularly.