Blocked Drains

Blockages in your sewage? Need your drain cleared?

Blocked Drains FAQ's

North Coast Plumbing not only services blocked drains in Ballina, but also all over the Northern Rivers. This includes blocked drains in Lismore and Byron Bay!

There are some common symptoms of blocked drains that appear before damage becomes too bad. This includes foul smells emitting from the drain, slow drainage, and gurgling noises. Sometimes these symptoms don’t appear or aren’t actioned quickly enough.

This can lead to more severe consequences of blocked drains, like water damage to your flooring and structural foundation and pest and mold attraction. To prevent damage to your home, make sure your maintaining your drains properly.

Blocked drains can have many causes, any often times they are due to common household rituals. Flushing the wrong things down the drain like oil and grease, human and pet hair, food waste, and small objects all impact the quality of draining.

Other times, nature is to blame for blocked drains. Tree roots can grow quickly and obstruct water flow. Identifying, assessing, and clearing blocked drains can be a complex problem. Make sure to always call a professional to prevent more damage. For more examples of common causes of blocked drains, read our blog post!