Rooter-Man Blog

You’re Backed Up

…And it’s a Rooted Issue

It’s about that time of year where most homeowners are outside getting their yard ready for nicer weather. What are every one of us doing? That’s right – pulling weeds. They’re an ugly nuisance to have to deal with. You know how some are shallow rooted and pull

Can’t. Keep. Up.

When life gets too busy, call Rooter Man to help.

It happens to the best of us – we’ve all got work, kids, parents, our homes…SO MUCH to take care of. We’re not superheroes. Sometimes things get neglected. It’s usually the simplest of tasks that get put off until they become a problem. T

Spring Time Plumbing Tips

Keep Your Outdoor Plumbing in Check 

Spring maintenance isn’t just for the inside of your home. It’s equally important to make sure that everything outside is running smoothly. 

  • Check the Gutters – Remove all leave

Hoppiness Ahead 

Chocolate doesn’t clog drains, but lamb drippings do

We just wanted to check in and wish everyone a Happy Easter and Happy Passover. Keep those drains running clear! Remember, no wipes down the toilet and no fats down the kitchen drain. Those are the biggest culprits in a clogged drain. If you

Happy Spring!

Rainy Days Ahead – Get Your Sump Ready

Spring has finally arrived! The nights are staying lighter, longer. The temps are staying up. Daffodils are blooming. It feels like we’ve entered utopia compared to the winter we just had. But with every rainbow, there must be a storm. And Spring has the

Coupons! Coupons! Get yer coupons! 

A Little Savings Never Hurts

Did you know that we discount different services and service areas every week. This week is drain cleaning for your county! Don’t wait for an emergency – now is a great time to perform regular maintenance on your drain pipes. Click on our coupon page above for more

Happy St. Patrick’s Day

There Are No Shenanigans in Drain Cleaning

St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner! What does that have to do with plumbing, you ask? Not a whole lot. But if you’ve got little ones at home, this is a fun little trick we’ve been doing since our girls were toddlers. Squeeze maybe 2 or 3

Melting Snow = Flooded Basement

Now is not the time for an indoor pool

Compared to years past, we’ve had a pretty intense winter here in New Jersey. As the temperatures warm up, all of that snow that up against your foundation may seep into the concrete and into your crawl space or basement. Some tips to prevent water damage

Shower Drain is Clogged Again!

Long Hair – Drains Mortal Enemy

Shower drains are notorious for clogging easily and the number one reason – hair. Everyone is envious of those with long, thick, lush hair. Everyone, that is, except the guy who has to pull out clumps of nasty, soap scum covered hair. Keep your drain flowing smoot

Love Down the Drain

Bacon – The Real Love – Don’t Rinse it Away

Alright, date night is over. Let’s cook up some bacon and wallow in our loneliness. But don’t be a fool. You know better than to dump that fat down the drain. You can run all the hot water you want – it’s not going to work. It will still find spots to harden up and clog your drain. W