Category Archives: Drain Cleaning

Conquer Tough Grease Stoppages with Water Power

For tough blockages that can’t be cleared with a cable drain cleaning machine, water jetters can save the day. In the past, cable machines were the only option available. They do a great job of cutting roots and debris, as … Continue reading

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6 Tools to Get the Job Done Right and Turn Big Profits

Choosing the right tool for the job will clear the line faster and reduce your maintenance expenses caused by using the wrong tool at the wrong time, making your job easier and profits bigger. By taking the time to answer … Continue reading

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New to Drain Cleaning – What should I get?

Q. I’m planning to expand my business from remodeling to doing a little drain cleaning work to increase my income through the slow months. What type of drain cleaning tools would you recommend to meet the inevitable clogged drain emergency? … Continue reading

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Root, root, root for the home team

It’s springtime, and that means it’s time for the baseball, hot dogs, apple pie, and tree root problems. Actually, tree roots have been growing all through the winter, trying to find a source of water. They find their way into … Continue reading

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General Water Jets Help Drain Cleaning Pro Blast Blockages and Profit

Grease-clogged pipes produce problems. But the right drain cleaning equipment, Chris Fantauzzo contends, turns those problems into profits. “Health inspectors, for instance, want restaurants to clean grease traps regularly – often every six months,” said Fantauzzo, the owner of Mercer Drain … Continue reading

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Plumbing Pro Solves Big Problem & Wins Big Customer

Serious kitchen drain stoppages at Southwest Medical Center menaced operations and sanitation. Worse, a parade of plumbers couldn’t cure the chronic quandary. Enter Linn’s Plumbing LLC of Chandler, Oklahoma. With a statewide reputation for outstanding service and professionalism, owner Larry Linn … Continue reading

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Tool Selection Guide

There is a drain cleaning tool for every drain. Our handy tool selection guide helps you pick the right tool for the job. Click here to see the full-size version or to download the pdf and take it with you. … Continue reading

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Root, root, root for the home team… but not the tree roots

It’s October, and that means it’s time for the baseball post season, the World Series, and tree root problems. Actually, tree roots have been growing all through the dry summer, trying to find a source of water. They find their … Continue reading

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Solve Tricky Sink, Bathtub and Slow Drain Line Problems

Q. When working with slow draining shower and bathtub drains, it’s difficult to get the snake though the trap. Do you know of a better way to keep shower drains clear? A. The best tool for clearing a clogged or … Continue reading

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Drum-type vs. Sectional Cleaners. What’s the difference?

Q. We use a large drum-type drain cleaner to clear tree roots. My buddy swears by his sectional machine to do the same job. What’s the difference? And which one is better?  A. Heavy-duty machines with large-diameter cables are needed … Continue reading

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