Trouble Shooting Water Jets

Water jets are a great way to clear grease clogged lines. If your jet is no longer doing maintaining pressure, follow these trouble shooting tips to get it back on the right track: Make sure you have enough water. The water supply must be adequate to match your jets needs. If you’re using a four-gallon…

Category: Maintenance, Water Jets
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Answering concerns about disease transmission through wastewater

Q. Drain cleaning can be messy and dirty.  Should I be concerned about disease transmission through wastewater? A. I understand your fears.  Rumored dangers of disease transmission through wastewater – particularly HIV and HBV (Hepatitis) – have recently gained traction.  And plumbing and drain-cleaning professionals should take sensible steps to safeguard their health. But a…

Category: Drain Cleaning, General
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Ask the Drain Brains

Over the more than 80 years of helping plumbers, drain cleaning specialists, and maintenance people, our customer service staff has collected tips to avoid various problems, tricks to get out of jams, hints on the right tool for the right job, and so on.  This blog is a selection of some of those hints and…

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John Comerford Jr Cleveland, OH

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Chris Fantauzzo Trenton, NJ

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