Sometimes a homeowner is hesitant to call for plumbing services out of embarrassment. There’s a problem with their plumbing and they think it’s their fault and want to try to fix it themselves to avoid having to call us
While these fears are unfounded, there have been instances where user error definitely caused the problem.
Every plumber has a story about a service call where they discovered something truly unusual clogging a drain. Here are some examples of items that are out of the ordinary, but that are unfortunately more common than you’d think.
By reading these cautionary tales, you can hopefully avoid the need for plumbing repairs and a potentially embarrassing moment.