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How To Ascertain The Kind Of Drainage System You Have?

December 10th, 2013 by

For a long time, blocked drains have been an issue in many homes in Earline W5 and the rest of the world. As a householder, you are definitely responsible for the entire drainage system in your home. This normally applies to cases where a house is drained individually. Clearing blocked drains is not an uphill task. However, it is a nasty job that needs the care of Emergency plumber.

The first step you would want to do is ascertain the kind of drainage system you are using. This is very crucial before you think of unblocking the main drain. In most cases, the soil pipes and the waste water are normally connected to common stack. This is what experts call single stack system. This is a system whereby all the drains are underground. In most cases, they normally run parallel between the inspection chambers and other fittings. These chambers normally exist at all the points where the water pipes are joined.

There are many signs that will tell you if a drain is blocked or not. If you experience unpleasant smells, it is an indication that you have a blocked drain. It is normally one of the first signs that should alert you that you have a blocked drain. If the blockage is extensive, there are cases where the sewage may come out of the gully.

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