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Our Smelly Drains Services

Residential & Commercial Drain Specialists

GRH Plumbing specialises in prompt and effective smelly drains services for residential and commercial properties, restoring optimal functionality and eliminating unpleasant odours.

Are you tired of holding your breath every time you walk into your bathroom or kitchen? Have you tried every home remedy in the book to get rid of that persistent, unpleasant odour coming from your drains? Don't worry, you're not alone.

At GRH Plumbing, we understand how frustrating and embarrassing smelly drains can be. That's why we offer professional and effective solutions to help you eliminate those odours for good. Our team of experienced technicians know exactly how to clean smelly drains, and utilise advanced tools and techniques to diagnose and fix any underlying issues, so you can breathe easy and enjoy your home or workplace again.

Common Causes Of Smelly Drains

Do you have smelly drains in your home or business? There are a number of common causes that could be contributing to this unpleasant issue. At GRH Plumbing, we have extensive experience diagnosing and treating smelly drain problems.

Buildup of Debris

Over time, items such as food scraps, hair, and soap residue can accumulate in your pipes and begin to decompose. This can cause a foul odour to emanate from your drains.

Blocked Pipes

When pipes become clogged, water can't flow properly through them. This can lead to standing water in your pipes which can cause unpleasant odours to develop.

Broken Sewer Lines

If you notice a sewage smell coming from your drains, it's possible that your main sewer line is damaged or blocked. This can be a serious issue and requires prompt attention from a professional plumber.

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Why Choose Us

The GRH Plumbing Difference

At GRH Plumbing, our team of experts can help identify the source of your smelly drain problem and provide effective solutions to eliminate odours and get your plumbing back to normal. Contact us today to schedule your smelly drain service and get the fresh, clean-smelling space you deserve.

Quality Workmanship

Our team of experienced professionals are dedicated to providing top-quality workmanship and exceptional service on every job we do. We use the latest technology and techniques to diagnose and treat smelly drain problems, ensuring that your plumbing is functioning properly and smells fresh and clean.

Prompt And Reliable

At GRH, we know that smelly drains can be a major inconvenience, which is why we offer prompt and reliable service to all of our customers. Our team will work quickly and efficiently to diagnose the issue and provide effective solutions to get your plumbing back to normal as soon as possible.

Personalised Solutions

At GRH Plumbing, we understand that every smelly drain problem is unique. That's why we offer personalised solutions tailored to your specific needs. Our team will work closely with you to understand the source of the issue and provide customised recommendations to eliminate odours and prevent future problems.

Our Smelly Drain Solutions

At GRH Plumbing, we offer a range of smelly drain solutions to help eliminate odours and get your plumbing back to normal. Our expert technicians use state-of-the-art equipment and techniques to diagnose and fix the source of the smell, so you can enjoy a fresh and clean-smelling home or business. No matter what's causing the smell in your drains, we have a solution to help. Contact us today to schedule your smelly drain service and say goodbye to unpleasant odours for good.

Drain Cleaning

Our drain cleaning services use specialised equipment to remove blockages and buildup in your pipes and drains, helping to eliminate odours and restore proper flow.

Odour Removal Treatments

Our odour removal treatments target the source of the smell and neutralise it using safe and effective products, leaving your drains smelling fresh and clean.

Pipe Repairs

We offer pipe repair services to fix any damaged or broken pipes that may be causing the smell. Our team uses high-quality materials and techniques to ensure that the repairs are long-lasting and effective.

Maintenance Services

We also offer maintenance services to help prevent smelly drains from occurring in the future. Regular drain cleaning and inspections can help keep your plumbing in good condition and prevent odour issues.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I Fix A Smelly Drain Myself?

In some cases, you may be able to fix a smelly drain with a simple Diy solution like pouring boiling water down the drain or using a mixture of baking soda and vinegar. However, while there are some Diy remedies that may temporarily mask the odour of a smelly drain, these methods are often not effective in addressing the root cause of the problem to prevent it from recurring.

If the smell persists or if you notice other signs of a blocked drain, it's best to contact a professional plumber like GRH Plumbing. Professional plumbers have the knowledge and tools to effectively diagnose and treat the underlying issue, providing a long-lasting solution.

How Can I Prevent Smelly Drains In The Future?

Regular maintenance and cleaning of your drains can go a long way in preventing smelly drains. This includes avoiding pouring grease or oil down the drain, using a drain strainer to catch hair and other debris, and regularly flushing your drains with hot water. Additionally, it's important to address any plumbing issues, such as leaks or clogs, as soon as they arise to prevent further damage.

Will I Need To Replace My Pipes If I Have A Smelly Drain?

Not necessarily. In many cases, a professional plumber can diagnose and fix the issue without the need for pipe replacement. However, in some cases where there is severe damage or deterioration to the pipes, replacement may be necessary. A professional plumber will be able to assess the situation and provide you with the best course of action.

How Long Does It Take To Fix A Smelly Drain?

The length of time it takes to fix a smelly drain will depend on the root cause of the problem. In some cases, a simple fix such as cleaning the drain may only take a short amount of time. However, in more complex cases such as a damaged sewer line, the repair process may take longer. At GRH Plumbing, we work efficiently to diagnose and fix the problem as quickly as possible, while ensuring that the repair is done to the highest standard.

Can I Use Chemical Drain Cleaners To Get Rid Of The Bad Smell?

While chemical drain cleaners may temporarily mask bad smells, they can actually do more harm than good in the long run. These cleaners contain harsh chemicals that can damage your pipes, leading to more frequent clogs and potentially costly repairs.

Additionally, these chemicals can be harmful to the environment and your health if not used properly. It is best to address the root cause of the smelly drain rather than trying to mask the odour with chemical cleaners. Our team at GRH Plumbing can identify and fix the underlying issue, ensuring a long-term solution for your smelly drain.

How Can I Get Rid of Smelly Drains In The Bathroom?

Eliminating unpleasant odours from bathroom drains is a common concern. To get rid of smelly drains in your bathroom, start by pouring a mixture of hot water and vinegar down the drain. Follow this with baking soda to break down organic matter, and then flush with more hot water. Regularly clean the drain stopper and surrounding areas to prevent build up. If the odour persists, a bacterial drain cleaner can help eliminate odour-causing bacteria.

Additionally, consider using a drain cover to catch debris and hair. Maintaining good hygiene practices and routinely cleaning your bathroom drains can keep them smelling fresh and free from unpleasant odours. Our team at GRH Plumbing can identify and fix any underlying issues causing smelly bathroom drains and deliver a long-term solution for your smelly drains.

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