What to Do When Your Dishwasher Doesn’t Drain

Does anyone handwash dishes anymore? For the most part, people are quite fond of convenience, and dishwashers are a prime example. Yes, dishwashers are great…until they aren’t. A dishwasher with standing water doesn’t properly clean dishes and can smell if left unattended. In this post, Drain Genie Plumbing Services gives practical advice on what to do when your dishwasher doesn’t drain.

How to Use Bath Bombs Safely and Protect Plumbing

People love using bath bombs, which come in various colors and scents. Some soothe skin, while others evoke feelings of alertness or calmness. Some disperse glitter while others melt to reveal flower petals. Bath bombs are fun for self-care, but are they suitable for your bathtub and plumbing? In this post, Drain Genie Plumbing Services explains how to use bath bombs safely so that you can enjoy their benefits.What Are Bath Bombs?Bath bombs are small, round balls that fizz when placed in water. Most contain baking soda, citric acid, and essential oils. Some also include flower petals, Epsom salts, or other ingredients. When the components in a bath bomb interact with water, they release carbon dioxide gas. This causes the fizzy magic that makes your bathtub dreams come true.Why Do People Use Bath Bombs?People often use bath bombs as a means of self-care. For example, bath bombs often help people … Continued

Answers to All Your Questions about Garbage Disposals

Garbage disposals are a handy kitchen appliance that grinds food. The food waste then easily flushes down the drain. While garbage disposals are convenient, they can sometimes break down or malfunction. What are common garbage disposal problems, and how do you make yours last? Drain Genie Plumbing Services answers these questions and more in this post.

5 Weird Items Plumbers Find in Drains

We’ve all heard horror stories about weird items plumbers find in drains. At Drain Genie Plumbing Services, our plumbers come across everything from hair and grease to food scraps and toys. However, some things we find are just plain weird. Here are five of the strangest items found in plumbing drains.

Top 5 Most Common Residential Plumbing Issues

Most people know that plumbing is one of the most important aspects of a home. What many people don’t know, however, is that plumbing issues are one of the most common homeowner complaints. Plumbing problems can be anything from a leaky faucet to a full-blown sewage backup. And while some plumbing problems may seem minor, they can snowball into significant issues. In this post, Drain Genie Plumbing Services reveals the top five most common residential plumbing issues. 

Valentine Gift Ideas for Those Who Love Acts of Service

Have you ever heard of love languages? When you speak someone’s love language, it means that you demonstrate love for them in a meaningful way. Those whose love language is acts of service feel loved when someone does something nice for them. We love celebrating love at Drain Genie Plumbing Services, so here are five ideas to serve those who love acts of service.

How to Fix a Stinky Drain and When to Get Help

Have you ever stepped into the kitchen sink area or bathroom shower only to be overcome by a foul smell? Foul plumbing smells occur sometimes, and you can often correct the issue yourself. Interestingly, it seems like the aromas grow worse when left unattended. To help, Drain Genie Plumbing Services describes how to fix a stinky drain. 

How to Properly Unclog and Clean a Garbage Disposal

When you think of plumbing issues in the house, the garbage disposal probably isn’t the first thing that comes to mind. In reality, it’s not uncommon to experience problems. Sometimes, homeowners can clear them up themselves, but sometimes a professional plumbing service, such as Drain Genie Plumbing Services, needs to help. This article reviews how to unclog and clean a garbage disposal, but know we’re just a call away if you need us.

Top 5 Causes of Water Damage in Orlando Homes

Orlando homeowners generally love water, except when it invades their homes. Fortunately, Drain Genie Plumbing Services provides Orlando residents and businesses with reliable plumbing services and water damage restoration when things go wrong. Speaking of something going wrong, we’ve had all sorts of service calls over the years. Consequently, we thought it might be helpful to tell you about the top five causes of water damage we typically see.