How to drain sewer pipes in Athens?
Water is difficult to remove from the clogged sink or basin. With the right tools obstruction companies Αποφράξεις Αντωνίου use, you can easily deal with the clogging of the sewer pipe.
A sewer usually does not clog sharply, but slowly, over time. Soap residues, hairs and food debris in the kitchen sink accumulate in the drain pipe. In most cases the blockage is done in the siphon located under the sink or the toilet bowl. An amount of water always remains in this part of the U-shaped pipe after each use.
The water that remains in this part of the piping is a natural trap for the odours coming from the network, but it is often the cause of the accumulation of suspended particles.
Which are the simplest ways to clean sewer pipes?
- Mechanical cleaning with a clogging pump with compressed air in a cartridge
- With a rubber suction cup
- Calling for immediate “surgery” one of the many professionals for blockages Apofraxeis Antoniou in Athens, for the most difficult situations in your sewer.
If you want to “act” on your own, and the use of the above devices does not have the desired results, it remains to disassemble the siphon.
Use a brush, hot water and a fat-soluble cleaner to remove any solids that have accumulated on the inside walls of the osmotic trap. Also, disassembly is necessary, if the blockage is located after the osmotic trap, in the direction of water flow. Work with the cleaning brush should be done with the necessary care, as the brush head can cause damage to the piping. Exercise the required force with great precision and do not continue to rotate the head if it is jammed. It can be said with relative certainty that one of these methods will dismantle the sewer.
Less practical is the preventive process with biological means in the form of tablets or powder. According to the manufacturer, you should throw them in the sink at regular intervals. A time consuming and expensive case. In no case is the use of chemical agents recommended, which burden the waste, and consequently, the environment, while at the same time the results can not be considered satisfactory. Use the standard mechanical means and with them you will unplug your sewer without any problem! Sometimes chemicals corrode the pipes if they are made of PVC and the installation is old.
First aid for clogged drains by obstruction specialists Apofraxeis Antoniou:
• With a vacuum cleaner for liquid and solid bodies you can deal in many cases with the accumulation of water.
• Biological cleaners are used prophylactically. With regular use, once or twice every two weeks, you will keep your drain clean and free.
• Conventional chemical cleaners in liquid form or in powder form are harmful to the environment, while their action is not guaranteed to be satisfactory.
• Pressure and water from the bottle. You can disassemble the pipe with the special compressed air bottle. Fill the basin or tub with water up to about 3 cm and forcefully press the special cap of the bottle on the pipette.
• Clogging suction cup. Fill the sink with hot water and cover the overflow with a cloth. Place the suction cup on the pipette and work it up and down.
• The suction pump works like an air pump. The blockage is done by suction. The accumulated water is absorbed and transferred to a bucket.
• Cleaning the odour trap. Loosen the screw connections of the osmotic with a crab used by the plumbers or with a simple gas pump. The odour trap is removed and disassembled. Residues are removed with a brush, hot water and fat-soluble cleaner. An obstruction spiral is the right tool for cleaning long pipes. For home use, a brush with a length of 5 to 10 meters is enough. After disassembling the odour trap, carefully insert the occluding coil. If you find an obstacle, turn it hard, but carefully, right and left.
• Osmotic trap cleaner. A self-cleaning tool that works with water pressure. It is a hose that is screwed onto the tap and inserted into the pipette.
• Pressure machine. With this device you create a strong beam of water, with which you rinse the drain pipe effectively.
• Cleaning with compressed air. The cleaning gun that works with the air compressor throws small bursts of compressed air into the clogged pipe.
Professional pipe cleaning by an unblocking company
Extended blockages can only be handled by pipe cleaning services and blockage companies, which use high-efficiency spirals with electric motor and various cleaning heads or other special cleaning devices. The charge for these services varies at different levels.
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