Unclog Your Pipes The Natural Way
Harsh chemicals such as drain cleaners are a customer’s temporary relief, but permanent headache. With this being stated many homeowners have resorted to a more effective and hazard free solution such as creating their own natural drain cleaner. Continue reading to find out the materials needed to help you start your chemical free drain cleaning and 2 helpful recipes.
MATERIALS: -Boiling Water: loosens materials and aides in flushing clogs down the drain. -Vinegar:this acid can eat through most organic materials -Salt:since salt is antiseptic and abrasive, it is wonderful at rubbing away sticky substances that can get trapped over time. -Baking Soda: baking soda is a natural deodorizer and natural cleaning agent; works great to loosen pipe grease and grime.
RECIPES: 1)Grease Clogs: -Mix together 1/2 cup of baking soda with 1/2 cup of salt. -Pour this mixture down the drain following with 1 quart of boiling water. Let this mixture sit in the drain for at least 6-8 hours then flush with hot water
2)Cleaning of food/organic material: -Pour 1 quart of boiling water down the drain first -Follow by pouring 1/2 cup of baking soda and 1/2 of vinegar Let this mixture sit in drain for 30min then flush with hot water
The natural method works great for a small unexpected clog found in tubs/sinks. However, when a stubborn and persistent clog arises especially in your sewer line contact Empire Water Main & Sewer !! Drain cleaning is our specialty and we service 365 days a year!!