What is the best solution to blocked drains caused by the buildup of fats, oils, and grease?

 

Blocked drains are not only the most unpleasant thing, but it may also prove to be the health hazard and can cause serious damage to your property at its worst. There are many causes of blocked drains, such as accumulation of dirt, fat, oil and grease from daily domestic use and foreign objects. When the grease is accrued inside the drain pipe, the passage of water gets blocked which leads to overflow.

Grease piled up on the inner walls of the drain pipes is a common plumbing problem.  At times dealing with blocked drain due to grease or any kind of fat accumulation may be frustrating, but if caught at an early stage, you might be able to fix it buoyantly and prevent any further damage.

Here are some of the solutions to blocked drains caused by the accumulation of fats, oils, and grease which are widely used by the drain unblockers Auckland.

Home remedy

Varying degrees of blocked drains have varying solutions. Sometimes it is easy to fix the problem and sometimes it’s not. If the problem is in its initial phase then some home remedies may be of great help. Pour ½ cup of baking soda. Follow with by ½ cup of vinegar. Beware and be careful. The acidic reaction occurs. Pour some hot water.

Pour down 1 cup of salt and ½ cup of baking soda keep it for few hours or overnight, followed by a tea kettle of boiling water. This treatment is effective for blocked drains caused by grease. This drain unblockers Auckland method should be done more frequently, to keep the drain clean and prevent it from some chronic damage.

Plunger

You can also use a plunger. Make sure to cover the drain opening completely with the plunger cup. Make sure all other outlets are plugged with wet rags. Hold the plunger upright and plunge for about 6-7 times vigorously.

These solutions are one of the best available cures for blocked drains as because unlike expensive cleaners they do not corrode the walls of the pipe. The chemical based cleaners may solve your current problem but, when used extensively, they corrode the walls of the pipe and make it prone to damage. They are available in your kitchen anytime.

Commercial based cleaners

For more acute problems commercial-based cleaners can be used. Sometimes powdered drain auger along with hydro jet equipment is advisable to use for complete cleaning. If you are not sure of how to use it then, it is recommended to hire drain unblockers Auckland.

High-pressure water jet

The high-pressure water jet is recommended for clogged house drain and main sewer. With the help of drain unblockers Auckland professional and using a proper nozzle, you can get a sustainable solution to your problem. If not rightly chosen, some sewer cleaning machine may simply push the lump of grease back and forth in the pipe.

Try not to flush greasy substances like fats, oils, ghee, egg shells etc. in the sink. Utensils and plates must be free from any solids prior to washing. This can surely keep the drain unblockers Auckland away from your home for sure.

Five fixes for the Cracked Screen of an iPhone

 

Nowadays smart-phones are a lifeline for people. It not only helps to stay connected with our kin but also keeps us updated with the news all around the globe. With these phones, we are a touch away from meeting our needs like the banking services or ordering food items, no need to wait in queues. So, when a phone as expensive as iPhone is damaged, it really affects the budget of the person to get it repaired if it is not under any warranty or insurance policy. The display of the mobile is not covered by the warranty and if it cracks huge amount is incurred on its repair. As everyone is now dependant on phones for their important works and just cannot leave it in such a condition. So ones should not panic and should follow these ways to get an iPhone screen repair:

  • If the iPhone is under any extended service care option from the company like AppleCare+ then the cost of repair would minimise to a great extent. The device would soon be repaired by the authorised service centre technicians within a span of 2 – 3 days.
  • To avail services from a high – street chain retailer, as the charges would be far cheaper compared to that of the authorised service centre of Apple. Retailers like ‘mobiworld’, ‘Hotspot’ has a number of branches across India which provides services for repairing of the screen of an iPhone. These stores have certified testing and repairing instruments to provide the best service. Secondly, it is preferred more to, online service centre because, if anything goes wrong then there is a place where one can go to complain.
  • One can also choose to go for an online agency, for iPhone screen repair such as ‘MendMyi’. Such businesses are becoming more and more popular as people are too busy to take their iPhone to a shop themselves. These agencies rely on postal services. These online agencies also check and scan the phone for any other faults and return the phone after complete repairing of iPhone.
  • In many parts of the world like the western countries, one more way of servicing is becoming popular and i.e., door – step repairing of the gadget. A company like ‘Repairly’ in London offers door to door repairing services.
  • Nowadays, DIY( Do It Yourself) Kit is available, and there are certain websites like iFixit which provides the stepwise and easy-to-follow tutorial with high-resolution images highlighting how to do iPhone screen repair.

These are the few ways in which one can calmly tackle the problem and solve it. If the screen has got scratches then it could also be managed by the use of a variety of home remedies like weirdly enough, toothpaste. Other options include car scratch removal cream such as Swirl remover that apparently works wonder on a scratch screen. It is according to the need of the situation that one has to react to it.