If you are like most property owners, you dread dealing with blocked drains — they aren't fun at all. Other than emitting an awful smell, polluting the environment and causing inconvenience, clogged drains can trigger many problems with the plumbing system. For instance, you could be forced to deal with leaking ceilings or walls and damage to the electrical wiring and appliances.
Fortunately, there are simple things you can do to avert the problem after an expert unclogs the system.
Every household should have the phone number of an emergency plumber close at hand. If you are not sure which local plumber to call on to handle your emergencies, use this checklist to help you find one that is suitable.
When you have a plumbing emergency, time matters. The best plumber to handle your situation is one who can get to you quickly. Look up plumbers in your local area and note down the details of one located close to your home so you do not lose time in an emergency waiting for a plumber to arrive from far away.