One of the dreadful thing that can happen in your kitchen is a blocked sink, more so when you have not washed the dishes, and the kids are waiting to be fed. It can even be worse and disappointing if you are dealing with this issue alone as a single mother and when still you don’t have the right tools or anyone to help you solve this problem. The biggest trouble comes when the stinking water from the sink won’t stop draining even when you have left the sink to settle on its own. Even after trying various recommendations, the situation will still keep on, even when you ask for assistance from your family members as well as your friends. However here are some of the things that you can do to unblock your sink if you ever find yourself in a situation like this one.
1. Call a Plumber Toronto.
Although many people would opt to do it on their own, it is advisable that you call a plumber Toronto or in your area, it would be more stressful and easier. Although there are many ways to find a good plumber, the best one is the internet, you just google the name plumber, and your home area and the list of available plumbers in Toronto will appear together with their contacts, pick an ideal one for you and give them a call. Although you might fear that hiring a plumber might be expensive for you to afford, you will be surprised to find that their fees are very affordable.
2. Use a Plunger.
Before calling a plumber, you can try few things on your own, a master plunger is an appliance that looks like an accordion, used to unlock the sink. The reason you should use a master plunger is that it unblocks better than a standard round plunger would; although it can still help you if it is the only thing you have. Regardless their fancy names, these plungers are found in stores near you at a price of 10 dollars. To make the suction loosen the clog in your sink, you are supposed to cover the drain hole completely with the plunger, and then pump up and down. If that doesn’t work, you will have to remove the pipe below the sink.
3. To avoid future problems get a garbage disposal.
A garbage disposal below your sink will help to prevent future problems. You will be able to break large particles of food by grinding it before it goes down the pipe, reducing the chances of clogged sink.
Try these tips and you will never worry again about your sink.