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Top 3 Causes Of A Blocked Drain

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Top 3 Causes Of A Blocked Drain

Here are the three most common things that may be causing of blocking your drain ...

Reline Vs Rebuild

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Reline Vs Rebuild

Got a broken or blocked pipe? Find out why pipe relining is less stressful and more cost effective!

How to Clear Tree Roots from Drains

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How to Clear Tree Roots from Drains

Unfortunately, tree roots enjoy finding their way into sewer and stormwater drains which often leads to blocked & damaged pipes ...

Does Bleach Unblock Drains?

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Does Bleach Unblock Drains?

Bleach can disinfect sinks and drains, but can it unblock one? And should you even use it?

How to Tell If You Have A Blocked Stormwater Drain

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How to Tell If You Have A Blocked Stormwater Drain

A blocked stormwater drain can leave devastating results in or out of you're home. Blocked stormwater drains are no good at any time during the year, however ...

Easily Clear A Blocked Pipe With A Drain Snake In Just 4 Steps

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Easily Clear A Blocked Pipe With A Drain Snake In Just 4 Steps

Plungers just aren't effective anymore. Fact! I'll tell you what is effective ...

How Much Does It Cost To Clear A Blocked Drain?

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How Much Does It Cost To Clear A Blocked Drain?

A blocked drain in your home is really annoying, but above all, it can be concerning and have higher priority more than anything ...

10 Drain Clogging Plants that Will Cost You Thousands

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10 Drain Clogging Plants that Will Cost You Thousands

To avoid costly pipe and drain repairs - there are some types of plants that you should avoid planting ...

Must Read This Before Using A Drain Snake (Toilet Snake) Or Electric Eel

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Must Read This Before Using A Drain Snake (Toilet Snake) Or Electric Eel

There are a lot of plumbers that still use the older Electric Eel (also known as a plumbers snake or a drain snake) method today ...

Are Blocked or Built-up Drains a Landlord Issue or a Tenant Issue?

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Are Blocked or Built-up Drains a Landlord Issue or a Tenant Issue?

Blocked drains can be confusing because in different circumstances it can be either the tenants, landlords or local councils' responsibility to pay ...

What Kind of Trees Can Invade Sewer Pipe Lines?

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What Kind of Trees Can Invade Sewer Pipe Lines?

Trees in residential and commercial areas create pleasant environments that provide shade, create enjoyable views and provide privacy. However ...

How Much Does It Cost To Clear a Blocked Drain?

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How Much Does It Cost To Clear a Blocked Drain?

Blocked drains can cause flooding when it rains and what's worse - they can cause your toilet to back up and you could have raw sewage flooding into your property ...

What Are the Signs of a Broken Sewer Pipe?

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What Are the Signs of a Broken Sewer Pipe?

As with anything that runs underground, a broken sewer pipe can be difficult to detect. A home's main sewer line is buried beneath the yard and broken pipes are one of the biggest issues that a homeowner will face.

Countdown Of The Top 5 Causes Of Blocked Drains

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Countdown Of The Top 5 Causes Of Blocked Drains

Are your drains blocked? We go over some of the most common causes - so you know what to look out for ...

How to Unblock A Shower

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How to Unblock A Shower

If you are beginning to find out more that your showers are taking what feels like forever to drain out ...

How to Unblock A Sink

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How to Unblock A Sink

If you are beginning to find out more that your showers are taking what feels like forever to drain out ...

How To Unblock A Stormwater Drain

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How To Unblock A Stormwater Drain

There is nothing quite like an afternoon storm on a humid Queensland day… that is until you begin to worry if your stormwater drainage system is in proper working order.

How To Unblock A Drain - DIY Tips

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How To Unblock A Drain - DIY Tips

This is a good place to start as it is the most natural remedy to offer. Blockages that are caused by soap scum or fat will be loosened and able to move.

Why Do My Drains Smell?

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Why Do My Drains Smell?

The modern plumbing system has advanced in homes – it helps prevent disease, provides sanitation and quickly and efficiently removes waste and sewage problems.

Why Do I Have A Smelly Bathroom?

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Why Do I Have A Smelly Bathroom?

Have you cleaned your bathroom repeatedly until your bathroom (and toilet) is sparkling clean and yet you still can't get rid of that foul sewer smell?

Advantages of Water Jetting Your Drains

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Advantages of Water Jetting Your Drains

High-Pressure Water Jetter's are used more frequently to clear blocked drains. These jetter's are used in conjunction with a CCTV Drain Camera Inspection that provide you with not only an unblocked drain but the cause of the problem to ensure future blockages are avoided.

Four Major Signs Of A Blocked Drain

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Four Major Signs Of A Blocked Drain

A blocked drain is a nightmare for many household owners. As water doesn't drain properly, it can lead to further problems not limited to your drainage system.

How Clearing Your Gutters Could Save You Thousands!

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How Clearing Your Gutters Could Save You Thousands!

Rain gutters filled with debris can cause an issue when it rains. Don't let a blocked gutter cause serious damage to your home.

Storm Season Means Blocked Drains, How You Can Prevent Them

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Storm Season Means Blocked Drains, How You Can Prevent Them

With the wet week Brisbane is currently having and it being the first major rain of the season it is inevitable that downpipes and storm water drain are going to have blockages.

Top 5 Common Household Items You Shouldn't Use To Clear A Drain

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Top 5 Common Household Items You Shouldn't Use To Clear A Drain

When it comes to unblocking a blocked drain there are 100's of DIY methods and home remedies and whilst some of these may work in very particular cases, some of them are downright dangerous and have the potential to damage your pipes and injure yourself or any future plumbers working on your drains.

10 Things That You Definitely Shouldn't Flush, But Probably Do.

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10 Things That You Definitely Shouldn't Flush, But Probably Do.

People everywhere flush things down the toilet that should never have been flushed, whether it's to dispose of something disgusting, hide something embarrassing or give your beloved gold fish the send-off he deserves, people have flushed some extremely unusual things down toilets in the past.




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