Greenville Plumber Answers Common Plumbing Questions

You have plumbing questions... we have answers. Below we will list some of the most common plumbing questions we receive. Plumbing Questions One of the plumbing questions we get the most is: Plumbing Questions #1: How do get my garbage garbage disposal un-jammed? Plumbing questions - answer #1: One thing you can try is to use an Allen [...]

How to take care of your plumbing pipes

To ensure your plumbing pipes stay free and clear of clogs and in top working condition follow these helpful tips Properly Insulate Pipes: For pipes that can be exposed to freezing temperatures make sure they are properly insulated with inexpensive foam pipe insulation. This type of  insulation should work fine for South Carolina's moderate winters. If [...]

Modern Drain Cleaning Tools

Proper drain cleaning requires more than the a bottle of the "drain cleaner" that you will find at your local Wal-Mart or grocery store.  As a matter of fact any professional plumber will tell you that the liquid drain cleaners are usually only a temporary fix and may actually damage your drain pipes. Below we will [...]

Do You Have a Bad Smell Coming From Your Kitchen Sink?

When you have a bad smell coming from your kitchen sink it can make doing anything in the kitchen or nearby rooms seem unbearable. Dealing with this situation is a top priority in order to get back to being able to enjoy your entire house again. If not dealt with you could end up spending [...]

Warning: Will Cause Broken Garbage Disposals and Drain Clogs.

A common problem we often run into is clogged drains due to someones kids sticking a toy or other random object down the drain. So in honor of this we have started a thread on our Facebook page entitled What is the weirdest  thing your kids or other family member has ever put down the [...]

What To Do if Your Garbage Disposal is Not Grinding

If your garbage disposal is not grinding it does not always need to be replaced. Below is a list of several things to check before calling your friendly neighborhood Greenville plumbers at KT Plumbing. The #1 reason most garbage disposals stop working is because they need to be reset. To reset your disposal look for [...]

Signs that you may have a sewer drain clog and what to do about it.

A sewer drain clog is one of the worst plumbing problems that can happen. When you have a sewer drain clog you should consider it a plumbing emergency.  It is inevitable that the waste water that cannot escape will come back into your home's plumbing or possibly overflowing from there. That is a mess and [...]

5 causes for a blocked drain – Greenville Plumber Tips

A blocked drain is a common and annoying problem experienced at some stage in many Greenville area homes and businesses. There are multiple reasons that drains will clog and often only the symptom of the blocked drain is treated and not the cause of the clog. The most common causes of blocked drains are: Improper [...]

How To Tell If You Have a Sewer Drain Clog.

A sewer drain clog should be considered a plumbing emergency. If left unattended you run the risk of the water coming back up into the household plumbing. That can cause toilets to overflow and bad smells throughout your house. If you do find that you have a sewer drain clog - Do not use any [...]

Garbage Disposal Cleaning and Deodorizing

We love our Garbage disposals because they are great for getting rid of food waste and preventing drain clogs. What we don't like is when they develop terrible smells that can make the entire kitchen smell! So in order to combat those bad scents here are a few tips to get your garbage disposal smelling [...]