4 Signs Tree Roots Are Blocking Your Pipes

4 Signs Tree Roots Are Blocking Your Pipes

In the Spring, dormant trees begin to grow again. Their roots seek out water sources and nutrients underground to help them flourish. If your sewer pipes or water pipes have any weak spots, the roots will take advantage of the cracks, and infiltrate them to reach the...
Freezing Sewer Pipes and How to Avoid Them

Freezing Sewer Pipes and How to Avoid Them

Most people know pipes can freeze in the winter, but did you know that your sewer line can freeze too? Understanding how this happens, and ways to avoid it, may save you an expensive mess in the cooler months. What Causes a Freezing Sewer Pipe? Travelling water or...
Restaurant Grease Trap Cleaning

Restaurant Grease Trap Cleaning

If you’re a restaurant owner, it’s essential to keep your grease traps and drain lines clean. In a restaurant, water from dishwashers, floor drains and sinks flow through your grease trap. Regular grease trap maintenance and drain cleaning are necessary to...
Downspout Drain Cleaning

Downspout Drain Cleaning

It’s October which means leaves are falling, and they’re falling straight into your gutter. Homeowners should diligently check gutters for buildup of leaves, twigs and other debris to prevent clogs in their gutters, downspouts and underground drainpipes. How Do...
Removing Roots From Drains

Removing Roots From Drains

Did you know tree and plant roots can damage your drains? Roots are always attracted to a water source. They infiltrate your pipes to reach the water, causing blocked or damaged drains. Each situation is unique and requires expert help to prevent roots from growing...