DRAIN
CLEANING

DRAIN CLEANING ALBUQUERQUE

Dealing with a clogged drain can be a significant inconvenience. At Central Plumbing, we understand the urgency of resolving such issues promptly. Here’s why you should choose us for your drain cleaning service:

Why Choose CENTRAL PLUMBING:

  1. 90-Day Warranty: We stand behind our drain cleaning services with a 90-day warranty, providing you with confidence and assurance in the quality of our work.
  2. Performance Guarantee: If we can’t clear your drain, you don’t pay. We are committed to delivering results, and our payment policy reflects our dedication to customer satisfaction.
  3. Friendly and Experienced Technicians: Our team comprises friendly and experienced drain technicians who are skilled in addressing drain and sewer line issues efficiently.
  4. Commitment to Quality: We take pride in our work and are dedicated to ensuring that every job is done right the first time. Our commitment to quality extends to standing behind everything we do.
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CAN YOU USE DRAINO OR BAKING SODA AND VINEGAR TO UNCLOG A DRAIN?
Using products like Draino or a baking soda and vinegar combination may provide a temporary solution for unclogging a drain, but these methods often offer only limited effectiveness. While they may succeed in creating a small opening in the clog, allowing water to drain temporarily, the underlying issue is usually not fully resolved. Consequently, the drain is likely to clog again in the near future.Our perspective is based on years of experience in the plumbing industry.

We acknowledge that these DIY methods might offer some relief, but they often fall short of providing a long-term and comprehensive solution to drain clogs. If anyone discovers a video demonstrating Draino or a baking soda/vinegar combination completely dissolving a drain clog, we would be interested in seeing it. However, our recommendation is to seek professional plumbing assistance for a more reliable and lasting resolution to drain issues.
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WHAT DO PLUMBERS USE TO CLEAR DRAINS?

Plumbers commonly use a mechanical snake, also known as a drain-cleaning machine or drain auger, to clean drains effectively. This device is powered by an electric motor and features a cable that is fed out of a drum. Various cutting tools can be attached to the end of the cable to address different types of clogs.

Here is the typical process of using a mechanical snake for drain cleaning:

  1. Inserting the Cable: The cable is fed through the drain or sewer line until it reaches the location of the clog.
  2. Cutting Through the Clog: Once the cable reaches the clog, the plumber runs the machine, and the cutting tools at the end of the cable break through the obstruction.
  3. Flushing Debris: Water is simultaneously run through the line as the mechanical snake operates, helping to wash away any debris caused by the clog.
  4. Multiple Passes: The plumber may run the machine several times, backing the cable out and reinserting it to ensure that the line is thoroughly cleared.

Utilizing a mechanical snake is considered one of the most effective methods to guarantee a comprehensive and end-to-end clearing of drain or sewer lines. This professional-grade equipment allows plumbers to efficiently address various types of clogs and ensure the proper functioning of the plumbing system.