Common Septic Tank Problems

 

Have you ever flushed your toilet only to hear a gurgling sound coming from the drain pipes? Or has your laundry water emptied only for it to back up in the bathtub? If this has happened on multiple occasions, then your septic tank is usually at fault. A septic tank is installed in properties that don’t have access to public sewage pipelines. A

Are Your Pipes at Risk of Root Invasion?

 

It is a known fact that roots are attracted to underground pipes, sewage pipes in particular. The phosphorus present in sewage pipes, and the amount of nutrient rich water flowing through them is what the roots are attracted to. A small opening in the form of a crack or joint is all the roots need to invade the pipes and block the free flowing waste water. Roots

Rooter-Man Adds 5 New U.S. Based Franchises

Rooter-Man has increased the number of franchises by adding five new locations in the areas of Arkansas, Saskatchewan, New York, Minnesota, and Kansas!

Rooter-Man, the #1 plumbing and drain cleaning service provider in the United States and Canada, has expan

What Causes Hard Water and How it is Treated?

Water that has an excessive amount of mineral content is known as hard water. The minerals usually range from high amounts of magnesium and calcium in the form of carbonates, metal ions and also include several other sulfates, bicarbonates and metal ions.

Hard water usually does not have any hazardous effects on the physical health of people, but it can cause considerab

Find A Drain Cleaner or Plumber Near You

 

It is always preferable to assign a job to someone with experience regardless of its nature. Same is the case with plumbing and drain cleaning. Rooter-Man offers its plumbing services to help you with problems such as leaking pipes, septic pumping, pipe locating, water jetting and many more. You can rely on our professional plumbers and drain cleaners for such pr

How to Flush When the Water is Off?

So you need to flush the toilet but the water is turned off. What will you do? You need to find out why there is no water available and what you need to do in case of an emergency. Here we shall discuss a few ways to flush a toilet when the water is not available.

So the first thing you need to know is the reason as to why there is no water available. T

How to Prevent Mold in Your Bathroom

Bathrooms with an inefficient ventilation system are ideal places for the molds to grow. To get rid of the mold, you need to understand what the mold is and how it finds its way into your bathroom. Mold is a kind of fungi that is commonly found in the wet and dark places. Bathrooms prove as an ideal habitat for the mold as they are wet with little to no ex

Septic Tank Monitors

Septic tanks are underground tanks that collect waste and sewage from your house and decomposes before draining through to the city sewage line. It is one of the most important machines in your house and needs to be monitored regularly. A septic tank, if unchecked, can get clogged and overflow out of the ground, and because the clog affects the output of waste and sewage,

Happy New Year 2016

With Christmas now over, its time to start focusing on the new year! With the new year comes new beginnings, new plans, and promises of a brighter future. The Rooter-Man family would like to wish you all the best in the coming year.

Plumbing Tips to Reduce Energy Usage

Research into past environmental changes and future predictions by industry experts prove that we haven’t exactly been kind to our one and only habitable planet. This is why it is important to make sure that every person does their bit for the environment and minimizes their carbon footprint. Read More...