Clearing Clogged Drains

If you notice a blocked drain, clogged drain, broken pipe, burst pipe, or other issue that requires a 24 hour plumber who can quickly and cleanly go about clearing clogged drains, blocked drains, blocked toilets etc. then we want you to know that our 24 hour plumber Melbourne service is ready to heed your call whenever you require, day or night, weekend or holiday, Drainfast 24 hour plumbers will be there in a flash.

No matter where you are across Melbourne, our blocked drain and drain cleaning plumbers can get to you quickly and start the drain cleaning and unblocking process. Drainfast understands that a blocked drain, clogged drain, blocked toilet, blocked sewer, or burst pipe is an incredibly frustrating plumbing issue to be faced with.

This is especially true if the blocked drain, blocked sewer, burst pipe etc. occurs late at night or any other time that it can be difficult to get a hold of a blocked drain plumber in Melbourne. With this in mind, Drainfast’s 24 hour plumber service has evolved to protect customers across Melbourne from the damage and inconvenience that a late night blocked drain, clogged drain, blocked toilet, burst pipe etc. can create.

When you call Drainfast and report a blocked drain, burst pipe, or other urgent plumbing problem that calls for a skilled and reliable blocked drain and drain cleaning plumber, we will tell you what you can do to minimise damage to your home from blocked sewer drains or other blocked drains while we make our way to you.

Clearing Clogged Drains – Is My Drain Clogged?

When it comes to clearing clogged drains, we like to point out the difference between a blocked drain and a clogged drain to our Melbourne customers. Your are looking at a blocked drain when water no longer flows through the drain, and in the case of blocked shower drains or blocked toilets, material may even be flowing back up through your blocked sewer.

It is important to note that a blocked drain rarely happens spontaneously, it is likely that your blocked drain started life as a clogged drain which went unnoticed until it became blocked, requiring professional drain cleaning and blocked drain plumbers to repair.

To prevent a blocked drain, blocked toilet, or blocked sewer, it is important to keep an eye out for clogged drains. By keeping a plunger handy, and having a few recipes for natural drain cleaners on hand, you may be able to clear a clogged drain by yourself before it becomes a blocked drain required blocked drain plumbers.

You can identify a clogged drain by the slow rate at which water will pass through the drain. Most of us are familiar with clogged drains, especially shower drains and toilet drains, which can become blocked by soap, hair, and materials that we mistakenly flush down the drain. If water is pooling up at your feet in the shower, than you have a clogged drain. Likewise if you notice that water is flowing more slowly into any of your other drains.

How to Clear Clogged Drains

So, you have noticed slow-running water, a tell-tale indication that clogged drains are present, but what do you do next? Before calling for a 24 hour plumber, you can try using natural drain cleaners to clear the clogged drain yourself. We have some useful recipes and instructions on this site that tell you step-by-step how to make natural drain cleaners and use them in clearing clogged drains.

The trusty plunger is another great tool for clearing clogged drains, and will work especially well in cases such as clogged toilets or blocked shower drains where the clogged drain is a result of solid material in the drain. A plunger can bring a blocked to the surface of the clogged drain, allowing you to remove it with a coathanger before it moves deeper and causes a blocked drain.

Need Help Clearing Clogged Drains in Melbourne?

If you are unsure about whether you have a clogged drain or a blocked drain, or you would like to speak to a plumber about your clogged drain, call Drainfast today. Our 24 hour plumber Melbourne service can help you by clearing clogged drains, performing drain cleaning, and fixing burst pipes of blocked toilets. If you need help clearing clogged drains in Melbourne, give us a call anytime for rapid assistance.

Drainfast are the blocked drain and emergency plumber experts of Melbourne, if you’re still unsure on how to go about clearing clogged drains, call Drainfast on 1300 102 233 or leave a message on our contact form.

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Clearing Clogged Drains Quick and Helpful Links:

Melbourne Water
Triple zero – 000
Victoria State Emergency Service
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City of Melbourne – Floods and Storms
Yarra Valley Water