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A Raleigh plumber unclogs a toilet

Don't Let a Clogged Toilet Ruin Your Day
1-800-Plumber +Air of Raleigh  

A clogged toilet is a plumbing nightmare that no homeowner wants to experience. The emergency can ruin your day and leave you feeling overwhelmed and frustrated. Fortunately, professional plumbers at 1-800-Plumber + Air of Raleigh can handle any plumbing emergency, including clogged toilets.

What Causes Clogged Toilets?

Signs You May Have a Clogged Toilet

How Plumbers Unclog Toilets


What Causes Clogged Toilets?

Clogged toilets happen for many reasons, though the most common cause is flushing too much toilet paper at once. Other possible causes include flushing objects down the toilet, like wipes or diapers, old pipes, and tree roots breaking into pipes outside the house. Whatever the reason behind your clogged toilet, it's important to act quickly to prevent further damage by calling a professional plumber from 1-800-Plumber + Air of Raleigh.

Signs You May Have a Clogged Toilet

It's important to be familiar with the signs that you may have a clogged toilet so that you can address it as soon as possible before it becomes an even bigger issue. Some signs include water rising in the bowl (but not going down) when flushed, gurgling noises coming from the drain, and multiple flushes required before waste goes down. If you notice any of these signs, don't hesitate to call 1-800-Plumber + Air of Raleigh immediately and get help from our experienced professionals!

How Plumbers Unclog Toilets

When you call 1-800-Plumber + Air of Raleigh for help unclogging your toilet, we'll send an experienced professional out as soon as possible who will diagnose and fix the problem quickly and efficiently using specialized tools such as plungers and augers (also known as "snake"). They may also suggest replacing certain parts, such as the wax ring or pipe sealant, to ensure maximum efficiency of your plumbing system. In some cases, they may even suggest replacing old pipes if necessary to prevent future clogs.


1. What are some common causes of a clogged toilet?

One of the most common causes of clogged toilets is flushing too much toilet paper at once. This can cause a build-up difficult to break up and remove, leading to an eventual blockage in your pipes. Other common causes include flushing objects down the toilet, such as wipes, diapers, feminine hygiene products, and even small toys. Old pipes, tree roots breaking into pipes outside the house, and flushing grease down your sink are also potential causes of clogged toilets.

2. How can I avoid a clogged toilet in the future?

The best way to avoid clogged toilets is to practice proper plumbing hygiene. Don't flush anything other than toilet paper, and avoid flushing too much toilet paper at once. Additionally, it's important to check your pipes regularly for any signs of damage or wear and tear so you can address them before they become bigger issues.

3. What should I do if my toilet is clogged?

If your toilet is clogged, the first and most important thing to do is to not panic! Clogs happen, and they're usually easily fixable. The next thing you should do is to call a professional plumber from 1-800-Plumber + Air of Raleigh as soon as possible so that they can come out and diagnose and fix the problem.


Nobody likes dealing with clogged toilets, but fortunately, 1-800-Plumber + Air of Raleigh are here to help! Our experienced professionals are equipped with all the tools they need to diagnose and fix your plumbing emergency quickly and efficiently so that you can rest assured knowing that your plumbing system is running smoothly again in no time! Don't let a pesky clog ruin your day - call us today for all your plumbing needs!

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1-800-Plumber +Air of Raleigh
521-D Uwharrie Court
Raleigh , NC 27606
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