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Drain Cleaning Services in San Jose, CA

Your home’s drain pipes collect and remove wastewater from your house, transferring it into the sewer lines. Additionally, a drain line is designed to remove wastewater quickly and to prevent toxic gas from sewer lines and septic systems from entering a residential area.

Drains collect and discharge wastewater from your kitchen sink, toilets, bathroom sink, dishwasher, and washing machine to the sewer system. With this amount of activity, your home will inevitably encounter clogged drains at some point.

Professional Drain Cleaners in San Jose, CA

When you encounter a stubborn clogged drain in your home, count on SWAGS Plumbing and Rooter for professional drain cleaning services in San Jose, CA, and the surrounding areas. A clogged drain is one of the most common issues in any plumbing system, and we can handle them with ease.

Tips for Avoiding Clogged Drains

  • Use Drain Covers: Installing a drain cover or strainer in all of your sinks and tubs to catch debris like hair, food particles, and soap scum before they enter the drain.
  • Regular Hot Water Flush: Run hot water down your drains regularly to help dissolve grease and soap buildup.
  • Baking Soda and Vinegar Treatment: For minor clogs, use a measuring cup to mix 1/2 cup of baking soda with 1/2 cup of white vinegar. Pour this mixture down the drain, let it sit for 15 minutes, and then flush with hot water. This natural solution helps break down organic matter.
  • Boiling Water: Pouring a pot of boiling water down your drain can help melt away grease and soap scum that may be clinging to the inside of your pipes.
  • Things You Should Never Flush: Avoid flushing items like paper towels, hygiene products, cooking oils, and large food scraps down the drain or toilet to prevent clogs and potential damage to your plumbing system.

By following these tips and maintaining a vigilant eye on what goes down your drains, you can significantly reduce the risk of clogs and maintain smooth-flowing plumbing in your home.

SWAGS Plumbing and Rooter is the leading local drain cleaning company in San Jose and the surrounding area. Our service area includes Santa Clara, Saratoga, Sunnyvale, Cupertino, Mountain View, Morgan Hill, Milpitas, Fremont, Campbell, Los Gatos, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Palo Alto, Menlo Park, Woodside, Stanford, Atherton, Redwood City, Belmont, New Almaden, and Coyote, CA.

Schedule Drain Cleaning Services in San Jose Today!

Whether you have a problem with your kitchen or bathroom sink, we offer the toughest drain cleaning services in San Jose, CA. You no longer have to tolerate a shower with a slow drain! Our professional team of experienced drain cleaners will clean your drain quickly, so you can enjoy using your kitchen, bathroom, and other fixtures again.

If you live in an older home and experience frequent clogs in your pipes, we also offer waste water drain replacement services. 

For all your plumbing needs, including the most effective drain cleaning services in San Jose and nearby cities, contact us today!

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Why You Should Avoid Chemical Drain Cleaners

Chemical drain cleaners sold at big box stores may not effectively help with your clogged drain and may create other problems. Here are some reasons why you should avoid “Liquid-Plumr” and other similar drain cleaners:

  • Ineffectiveness: Unfortunately, drain chemical cleaners sold at big box stores may not effectively create a lasting drain opening. While they might provide a temporary solution to minor clogs, they often fail to completely remove stubborn blockages. This means you’ll likely face the same issue again shortly after using these chemicals.
  • Harmful Chemicals: These drain cleaning products typically contain a potent mixture of harsh chemicals. Pouring them down your drains can lead to an accumulation of these chemicals in your plumbing system. Over time, this buildup can result in corrosion, etching, and even pipe failure. The chemical reactions can weaken pipes, leading to costly repairs or replacements down the line.
  • Environmental Concerns: Many chemical drain cleaners are harmful to the environment. Once they’re rinsed into the sewer system, they can affect water quality and harm aquatic life. Using such products not only jeopardizes your plumbing but also contributes to broader environmental issues.
  • Health Risks: The fumes and residues from chemical drain cleaners can pose health risks to you and your family. Inhaling these fumes or coming into contact with the chemicals can lead to respiratory issues, skin irritation, and eye problems.

For effective and safe resolution of clogged drains, it’s advisable to seek professional drain cleaning and rooter services. At SWAGS Plumbing and Rooter, we offer a range of plumbing solutions beyond just drain cleaning, including hydro jetting, cleanout installations, and sewer repiping. Our professional technicians use proven methods to clear blockages and maintain the integrity of your plumbing system while minimizing environmental and health risks.

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Our Commitment to Excellence

At SWAGS Plumbing and Rooter, our mission is to redefine excellence in the plumbing industry by prioritizing customer needs, community health, and safety. Through prompt and exceptional plumbing services, paired with unwavering integrity, we aim to enhance the lives of those we serve while adhering to the highest standards of quality, compliance, and professionalism.

  • Dedication
    We are dedicated to providing honest, reliable, and top-notch plumbing solutions to our clients, ensuring their satisfaction and peace of mind.
  • Integrity
    Our commitment to integrity is reflected in every aspect of our business, from adhering to all state and local codes to delivering transparent and ethical services.
  • Community Focus
    We prioritize the health and safety of the communities we serve, striving to make a positive impact through our plumbing expertise and community involvement.
  • Customer Satisfaction
    Customer satisfaction is at the heart of our operations. We promise to treat every home with the utmost care and respect, delivering remarkable experiences that exceed expectations.
  • Quality Assurance
    We take pride in getting things right the first time, ensuring that our services are of the highest quality and reliability, resulting in long-term satisfaction for our clients.

Drain Cleaning Plumbers

We send a professional plumber to your home to fix your clogged drains and provide tips to keep your drains clear of clogs. Our team of professional drain cleaners uses practical tools and the newest technology to attack clogged drains.

Ignoring a clogged drain will only lead to more issues down the line, especially if that drain pipe clogs frequently. Whether your home has a clogged toilet, standing water in the shower stall, or a clogged kitchen sink, our professional plumber can provide plumbing services to fix it.

When you need drain cleaning services in San Jose, CA, including emergency services, don’t hesitate to contact SWAGS Plumbing and Rooter. We can handle your clogged sink, clear your floor drains, and fix that slow drain in your guest bathroom. Our skilled drain-cleaning plumbers provide quick and efficient services for your home’s drains.

Sewer Line Drain Cleaning

When you have stubborn clogs in your sewer line, there are many possible causes of the issues with your pipes. For example, plumbing problems may result from a broken sewer line, soap scum, or improper garbage disposal use.

Fortunately, SWAGS Plumbing and Rooter has experts to provide sewer line drain cleaning that can restore kitchen sinks, bathroom drains, and toilets to peak operating conditions.

With our complete range of drain cleaning services in San Jose, CA, our certified plumber will inspect your drains and determine the best method for cleaning. Whether Whether using a toilet auger, a drain snake, or hydro jetting, we will get the job done. Additionally, they utilize a camera for a video inspection of your drain pipe and sewers for any stubborn clogs or damage.

The professional plumbers at SWAGS Plumbing and Rooter offer thorough sewer line drain cleaning to attack clogged drains and restore your sewer line’s operation. Whether it’s a clogged drain or a damaged sewer pipe, our plumbers can make the repairs to fix your plumbing system.

Bathroom Drain Cleaning

Many factors can cause bathroom sinks to clog. For example, hair clogs, soap scum buildup, and significant debris can leave you with standing water in your bathroom sink.

When you have clogged drains in your home, including your bathroom sink, our bathroom drain cleaning services can get your drains clean again. Clogs in your bathroom sink are no match for our aggressive bathroom drain cleaning. We remove hair clogs, soap scum, and debris to create a clear drain opening once again.

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Our FAQ

Have questions? We are here to help. Still have questions or can't find the answer you need? Give us a call at 408-706-2808 today!

  • How often should I schedule drain cleaning or rooter services for my home?
    The frequency of drain cleaning and rooter services can vary depending on your plumbing system’s age, usage, and the presence of trees near your sewer lines. As a general guideline, consider scheduling drain cleaning every 1 to 2 years for preventive maintenance. However, if you experience frequent clogs or slow drains, it’s wise to consult a professional plumber for a personalized maintenance schedule.
  • What is drain cleaning, and why is it necessary?
    Drain cleaning is the process of removing clogs, debris, and buildup from your plumbing system to ensure proper water flow. It’s necessary because, over time, substances like hair, grease, soap scum, and mineral deposits can accumulate in your pipes, causing slow drains and potentially leading to blockages. Regular drain cleaning helps maintain optimal plumbing performance and prevents costly backups.
  • Are drain cleaning services safe for copper and PVC pipes?
    Yes, professional drain cleaning services are typically safe for both copper and PVC pipes. Experienced plumbers use methods and equipment that are gentle on these types of pipes. For example, methods like hydro jetting and drain snaking effectively remove clogs without causing damage to your pipes. However, it’s essential to hire a reputable plumbing service provider to ensure that the technicians use the appropriate techniques and tools to safeguard your plumbing system during the cleaning process.
Hear From Our Happy Customers Reviews & Testimonials
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    Daniel provided excellent service! Explained every option in detail and warned us away from solutions that might present problems in the future. His work was excellent, quick, and efficient.

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    They are the best we have ever had that fix our sewage drain. Christian explained everything and used the camera. I would definitely refer them to our family and friends. Thank you for unplugging our clog!!

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    Completely satisfied major rework of the drainage line plumbing was accomplished and all work schedules were notified in advance. Details on work were reported daily and all city permits were taken care of.

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    I called for a clogged clean-out problem, very efficient customer service, and easy to schedule. The technician Christian is very friendly and helpful. He came on time, had great communication, and neatly solved the problem. Highly recommend!

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    Thank goodness we found SWAGS! Jaime came to our rescue and got us up and running pretty quickly. He and Dan are incredibly knowledgeable and treat their customers like family. If you need a plumber….call them!

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