Drain Cleaning

Reisterstown Drain Cleaning

Licensed Technicians Who Get the Job Done Right

Clogged and slow drains may just be the most common plumbing issue out there. But, like many other plumbing issues, they can cause much bigger problems if left untreated. It’s essential to handle a drain issue before a backup occurs—don’t hesitate to call us in! We’re the pros, after all.

There’s not a clogged drain out there our Reisterstown drain cleaning specialists can’t handle, but don’t let that fool you that it’s easy enough where you can tackle it yourself. Often times, trying to fix a clogged drain by yourself will only make things worse. Our licensed technicians at Bruce Solomon Plumbing, Heating & Air will help you get that drain cleared up in no time.


Give us a call at (410) 413-7575 or contact us online. Let us put our experience to work for you. 


Signs You Need Drain Cleaning

You drain isn't something you think about on a day to day basis. That is, until your kitchen sink or shower is now overflowing due to a clog in your drain. Before you go buy some drain cleaning solutions, check out the 4 signs we have provided and give us a call if you notice any of these.

  • Standing Water - 
    If you notice standing water either in your shower or in your kitchen sink, chances are that their is a plug somewhere in you rain pipes, whether it's hair or food build up, call us for drain cleaning help.
  • Slow Moving Drain - 
    If your drain isn't emptying as fast as it use to, it's likely that their is a clog that has formed somewhere in your drain system. The longer you wait to address this problem, the worse it may become.
  • Strange Smell - 
    A strange smell in your home is never something that is welcomed. If you notice an odd odor, it could be that their is a back up of food or sewage in your drain pipes. Give us a call to help fix this unpleasant smell.
  • Odd Noises - 
    If you are hearing what sounds like gurgling noises coming through your drain line, it could be that their are air bubbles that are getting caught in the drain pipes due to the pipes not having enough room for water to pass through. This noise will only get worse as the pipes will continue to receive build up and eventually clog the pipes entirely.

Drain Cleaning Services

Because of the variety of drain-related issues that can occur, we offer a variety of drain cleaning services in Reisterstown.

These include:

  • Clogged toilets, sinks, tubs, etc.
  • Video camera inspections
  • Sewer line replacement
  • Wastewater backup repair
  • Root infiltration

What To Never Put Down Your Drain

Even though you may have a garbage disposal, there are a few things that you should never put down your drain. Putting these items down your drain can cause clogs and other problems to your system that would require professional drain cleaning or even repairs to your drain.

  • Coffee Grounds - 
    Coffee grounds are not completely water-soluble. When pouring coffee grounds down your drain, the potential of them mixing with butter, oil or even grease that is already down in your pipes can cause a major clog to form in your kitchen plumbing.
  • Eggshells - 
    With eggshells, not only are the shells hard for the garbage disposal blades, but the membranes of the eggshell can warp around the grinding device and cause even more problems for your kitchen sink.
  • Grease - 
    After cooking sausages or any other greasy food, you would think you could just pour the liquid down the kitchen sink. It will go down your kitchen pipes a liquid at first, but as the grease cools down it can congeal in the piping of the sink and catch all sorts of other food and materials and clog your pipe.

How Often Should You Schedule Routine Drain Cleaning Maintenance?

The frequency of routine drain cleaning maintenance can vary depending on several factors, including the age of your plumbing system, the type of pipes you have, and your usage habits. 

Here are some general guidelines to help you determine how often you should schedule drain cleaning:

  • Regular Inspection: It's a good practice to visually inspect your drains periodically. Look for slow drainage, gurgling sounds, or foul odors, as these can be signs of developing clogs.
  • Preventative Maintenance: To prevent major clogs from forming, consider scheduling drain cleaning as part of your annual or bi-annual home maintenance routine.
  • High Usage Areas: Pay special attention to drains in high-usage areas like the kitchen and bathroom sinks, showers, and bathtub drains. These may need more frequent cleaning.
  • Older Plumbing: If you have an older plumbing system with outdated pipes, you may need more frequent drain cleaning as older pipes can be more susceptible to clogs and corrosion.
  • Family Size: Larger households with more people using the plumbing fixtures may need more frequent drain cleaning.
  • Environmental Factors: If you live in an area with hard water or other water quality issues, mineral buildup can lead to clogs. In such cases, you may need more frequent maintenance.
  • Previous Issues: If you've had recurring drain problems or have a history of clogs in your plumbing, it may be wise to schedule more frequent drain cleaning.

Ultimately, there is no one-size-fits-all answer to how often you should schedule drain cleaning maintenance. It's best to assess your specific situation and plumbing needs. 

Consulting with a professional plumber can also help you determine the appropriate frequency for drain cleaning based on your unique circumstances. They can provide recommendations tailored to your home's plumbing system and usage patterns.


Don’t see your own issue listed? Give us a call at (410) 413-7575 or contact us online. We have an incredibly qualified staff, ensuring that we will match you with the perfect technician to fix whatever drain problems you’re facing. 


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    The technician that came out was personable, and he did a nice job. Everything was cleaned up when he was finished.

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