Blocked drains are very common in the public, private, commercial or household sectors. They often result due to a lazy attitude towards cleanliness. The drains get easily choked or blocked, and this can even lead to health hazards.
Toilets, sinks, and drains can easily become blocked. You’ve probably experienced a toilet that doesn’t flush right, clogged drains, or a flooding bathroom at some point in your life. Many more examples occur in your day to day life. Apart from the fact that it’s highly unhygienic, this can also cause embarrassing circumstances. It can be tough for a layman to handle such blockage problems.
Prevention is always better option than choosing to suffer the after-effects. There are basic causes which result in clogging or blocked drains. Common causes of blockage include flushing cotton buds, sanitary towels, cotton wool, children nappies and such things down the toilet. These are not water soluble. Throwing leftover foods in the sink is also one of the main causes.
Along with the above mentioned problems, a blocked drain poses a serious health hazard. Fever, vomiting, diarrhoea, and stomach aches are caused due to sewage-borne germs. If any family member exhibits any of these symptoms, consult a doctor right away. Use household bleach diluted with water to disinfect objects that came in direct contact with dirty water.
Many of the gadgets bought in the market can be used to unblock the blocked drains if the reason of hindrance is a solid material. For example, that could be hair. For a singular sink trap, you should light up the trap through use of a flashlight, and if the object can be seen clearly, you could make use of a hook-like wire or some pliers shaped with long noses to pull out the hair ball clog yourself.
You can even use a toilet plunger to clear out something as simple as a blocked drain. However, these are not at all useful for any big blockage. You will need to contact the drainage services for any such major blockage which usually requires the use of methods like de-clogging chemicals that would effectively unclog all your clogged drains quickly. However, such chemicals are very dangerous as the majority of these toxic chemicals may lead to poisoning or burns if not used correctly.
However, it is usually the best decision to leave all the unpleasant work up to the experts. Hence, you should call DIM Drainage services and use their Drainage Services to solve your blocked drains issues. With the help of these services, the problem can be solved quickly and easily by a professional. This might be more expensive than doing it yourself. However, while you do it yourself, there are chances that you may damage the pipe. By letting the professionals handle it, you can rest in peace knowing that those blocked drains will be cleared completely, and you are also ensuring the well-being of the family. The majority of methods and gadgets available on the market are most effective when being used by professionals.