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How to unclog a drain

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How to Unclog a Drain
Often, a suction cup plunger is a helpful tool for unclogging a drain
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Do it Yourself! How to Unclog a Drain Without Chemicals

Clogged drains can be a source of major frustration!  Clogs are one of the most common home plumbing issues, and luckily fixing a clogged drain is probably something you can do yourself.  Whether or not you are a home owner, everyone should know how to unclog a drain.

How to Unclog a Drain Without Chemicals:

Believe it or not, sometimes a clog can be cleared with simple, environmentally friendly, homemade remedies!

How to Unclog a Drain with a Suction Cup/Plunger:  If your clogged drain is in a toilet,

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, shower or bathtub, Take a suction cup plunger and pump it up and down directly over the clogged drain. Standing water around the plunger will provide a seal. If the suction cup does not clear the drain in a few minutes, move on to these other tips for unclogging a drain without chemicals.

How to Unclog a Sluggish Drain:  If the drain is sluggish but not completely clogged, turn on the hot water tap for 5 to 10 minutes. This sometimes opens the drain.