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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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This was THE most painless repair experience! We had a leak in a pipe behind our water heater, spewing water out into space, ugh. Joe and his apprentice, Dan, were here in about an hour or so. They were both so very friendly from the moment they showed up at the front door! After they determined the problem, we discussed the needed repair, and then they began to replace the pipe(s) behind the water heater. This was pretty much an all-day job and I can honestly say it was no problem having them in my home. They were not only professional and courteous employees; they were two very kind individuals, who were also comfortable and friendly around my crazy dogs! I have had nothing but the finest experiences with this company and cannot recommend them highly enough! They are the best!

Barbara H.

Swayze did a great job and was very courteous polite, and knowledgeable .

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EMANUEL REYES IS GREAT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Kathleen E.

Fine young man and as far as I am concerned he can be his permanent tech. He was very polite and he was very pleased with him and will be calling us again to work with Manolo. Manolo needs a pat on the back and he did a good job.

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Outstanding work and very professional!!!

Mando C.

Swayze did a wonderful job.

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This is a very professional and helpful team! Would definitely recommend to all my friends and family in the Houston area!

Tyler S.

He is very professional and very respectful.

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Had a plumbing issue on a Sunday afternoon. Joey came out and got the problem resolved. He was very courteous, professional and knew exactly what to do.

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Very knowledgeable, friendly and awesome work. Highly recommend this crew for any plumbing needs.

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1-800-Plumber +Air of Raleigh
521-D Uwharrie Court
Raleigh , NC 27606
(919) 446-4617

Our Service Area Cities:
Raleigh, Durham, University Park, Glenwood South, Wake County, Garner.

Our Service Area Zip Codes:
27616 27604 27610 27529 27545 27601 27603 27608 27606 27607 27609 27612 27615 27605.