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The Hidden Dangers of Clogged Drains: Unveiling the Risks

Clogged drains may seem like an inconvenience, and something to put off fixing, but in reality it can have long lasting negative effects on your drainage system. On the outside, clogged drains just seem to slow down your drainage or sometimes have a foul odor, but on the inside they can cause lasting damage to your pipes. 

Prolonged clogs can lead to structural damage to pipes and plumbing systems, causing expensive repairs and replacements that could cost thousands. Having to repair pipes or systems also causes major upheaval to your home and can lead to more expensive renovations. 

Clogged drains can also be bad for our health. As drains clog, they can form mold or grow bacteria that can compromise air quality and have negative impacts on your health such as respiratory problems.

Clogged drains are also breeding grounds for pests like cockroaches and rodents. Once this happens eliminating infestations can become difficult and expensive. This can also cause health concerns. 

While easy to ignore, clogged drains have many potential dangers and should be taken seriously. Leaving clogged drains too long can have long lasting impacts on your home. Routine maintenance and proper waste disposal are vital to the health of your drains and are worth the minor inconvenience. 

So don’t get bogged down, contact Tim Ferguson today and let us take care of your clogged drains today and avoid costly and long term problems down the road. Our technicians are trained and ready to handle any plumbing problem you may have!