How to REALLY Dispose of Cooking Grease

A close-up of a pan covered in cooking grease.

In the hustle and bustle of the kitchen, it’s easy to overlook the proper disposal of cooking grease. Whether you’re frying up crispy bacon, sautéing vegetables, or deep-frying your favorite treats, there is a right way and a wrong way to deal with cooking grease. At Dan’s Drain Services, your trusted plumbing and drain company […]

Why Does My Showerhead Keep Leaking?

A close-up of a shower head spraying water with a blue background.

Few things are as frustrating as a leaking showerhead. That incessant drip, drip, drip not only grates on your nerves but also wastes water and money. If you’ve been wondering, “Why does my showerhead keep leaking?” you’re not alone. Leaky showerheads are a common household woe. Fortunately, understanding the reasons behind this issue can help […]

5 Tips for Cleaning Your Home’s Storm Drain

A storm drain in the ground.

Maintaining a clean and functional storm drain is crucial for the well-being of your home’s plumbing system and the prevention of potential water damage. At Dan’s Drain Services, we’ve seen it all when it comes to clogged and damaged storm drains, so we know the importance of a well-maintained storm drain. We can provide you […]

How Do I Know If I Need a New Toilet?

A man sitting next to a toilet with a plunger in his hands and a sad expression.

As a homeowner, you put a lot of effort into maintaining your home and ensuring everything is in working order. One of the most essential systems you need to maintain is your plumbing. You rely on your toilet for daily use but probably don’t think much about it until it has an issue. Like other […]

How Can I Protect My Pipes From Freezing?

A frozen pipe against a wall.

No matter where you live, few homes in the United States are immune to the threat of frozen pipes. All it takes is one strong cold front to bring in extreme cold that can potentially unleash destruction in your home. So how do you protect pipes from freezing? Although it’s one of the most common […]

Vinegar and Baking Soda: Miracle or Myth?

A clogged sink full of water.

For years, people have regarded drain cleaning with vinegar and baking soda as a quick remedy for a clog. But is this mixture an effective miracle fix or simply a myth? Dan’s Drain Services is the professional team of plumbers in Medina, OH, and the surrounding area you can rely on. We offer expertise and […]

Dealing With Tree Roots Growing in Your Sewer Lines

Plumber inspecting the drain on a toilet

Have you ever heard a horror story from a family member, friend, or neighbor about tree roots growing in their sewer lines? As much as we wish they were just a myth, tree roots growing into plumbing lines aren’t merely an urban legend. They’re a real nuisance that needs to be dealt with ASAP — […]

How to Find Your Home’s Main Sewer Line

A homeowners white main sewer line sticking out of the ground in a hard to find location.

Your home’s main sewer line is critical to ensuring the proper disposal of waste from a residence. Most homeowners know the importance of their drain lines, but do you know where to locate them? Sewer problems require immediate attention, which means you need to know how to find them to diagnose problems. Fortunately, uncovering a […]

How Long Can I Put Off My Home’s Plumbing Repairs?

Homeowner who put off plumbing repairs getting serviced by Dan's Drain Services

We know home repairs can be expensive, and sometimes it can be difficult to admit that it’s time to replace your plumbing fixtures or other damaged areas in your home. While repairing a broken picture frame or a damaged closet can wait, drain repairs and other plumbing problems are more serious, and avoiding them can […]

What Problems Define a Plumbing Emergency?

Woman sitting on the floor in front of a leaking sink making a phone call

Unlike some other home emergencies, plumbing problems can come in many different shapes and sizes. With such variety, it can be difficult to assess whether a situation is really that big of an issue or if you have a bit of time before you have to call one of Medina’s top emergency plumbing services. While […]