Posted on: 30 June 2015
Plumbers sometimes use words to describe issues in your home that make no sense to you, but that aren't that difficult to understand. And knowing the meaning of these words can help you determine if you are able to perform a DIY repair for some issues, or if you really need to contact a professional. Here are some words you should know that plumbers use all the time:
Plumber's Snake -- Sometimes referred to as an auger, a plumber's snake is a flexible device with spiral metal that a plumber inserts into a drain and then winds to push the metal into the drain and dislodge obstructions.