There are many common household items and waste products that commonly cause blockages in drain pipes:
You should never put food down the sink, especially things like oils that solidify at room temperature and coffee grounds, which do not break down over time.Hair:
You probably have a lot more hair going down the drain than you may think. It’s a major cause of blocked drains in most homes.Toilet paper:
Using too much toilet paper can cause a clog. Only use enough to do the job and teach children how to use an appropriate amount before allowing them to use the restroom alone.
Whether it’s toys or toothbrushes, small, hard objects sometimes find their way into drainage pipes and cause major issues.
Cracks and other damage to underground pipes can give roots room to grow and block off your pipes.