Clogged Shower Services in Ottawa

Services to Expertly, Quickly & Efficiently Unclog Shower Drains in Ottawa

Say Goodbye to Shower Drain Problems!

Is the shower drain in your bathroom sluggish or entirely clogged, leaving standing water and creating a hassle? You can rely on Aqua Drain to save you from the stress of a blocked shower! Our team of skilled plumbers specializes in quickly and successfully resolving shower drain difficulties, guaranteeing a smooth and peaceful shower experience once more.

All forms of shower drain blockages have been successfully resolved by our team of expert plumbers. We’ve seen everything, from soap scum buildup to hair obstructions. You may be confident that we’ll provide knowledgeable, dependable remedies to have your shower drain working normally once again.

We at Aqua Drain are aware of the hassle that a clogged shower may bring. We put a priority on timely responses in order to resolve your shower drain problems as soon as possible. You can rely on us to show up on time, prepared to identify and handle the issue quickly.

Common Causes of Clogged Showers

At Aqua Drain, we’ve experienced clogged showers for a variety of causes, including


  • Hair Build-Up
  • Soap Scum and Residue
  • Hard Water Minerals
  • Foreign Objects
  • Inadequate Drain Covers
  • Incorrect Installation
  • Aging Pipes
  • Tree Root Intrusion
  • DIY Repairs

Don’t hesitate to call Aqua Drain for assistance if your shower drain is currently blocked. To restore your shower to its ideal state, our knowledgeable plumbers will determine the problem’s root cause and offer effective remedies.

How We Serve our Plumbing, Sewer
& Drain Clients

We apply the same level of workmanship and attention to detail on every Ottawa plumbing & sewer project, no matter how big or small the job may be. When it comes to the plumbing business, there’s no substitute for hard work, dedication and pride in a job well done.
When you hire a plumbing contractor in Ottawa, you deserve full value for your money. This includes effective, timely communication and service that goes above and beyond. Aqua Drain will keep you in the loop and serve you with a smile.
With over 50 years of experience as plumbers in Ottawa, we’re no fly-by-night plumbing contractor. We’ve earned trust, repeat business and referrals by working hard, delivering results that are on-time and on budget, and treating people with respect and dignity.

When Sould You
Call a Professional?

If you’re experiencing any of the persistent issues listed below, it may be time to enlist the expertise of a professional plumber.

  • Recurring clogs in your shower drain can be indicative of underlying plumbing problems, and a professional plumber can pinpoint and address the root causes effectively.
  • Water draining slowly or not at all, can suggest that the clog may be lodged deep within the plumbing pipes, requiring specialized tools and knowledge to resolve.
  • Unpleasant odours from your shower drain might be attributed to organic matter buildup or even sewage-related issues, and a professional can identify the source and provide the necessary solutions.
  • Water backing up into other drains, sinks, or toilets as you use the shower, can indicate a severe plumbing problem that demands immediate professional assistance to prevent further damage.

Benefits of Preventative
Maintenance From Aqua Drain

Leaving plumbing issues to the last minute, particularly clogged shower issues can result in costly repairs down the line. At Aqua Drain, we highly recommend getting plumbing inspection services to proactively address potential clog-causing issues before they escalate into serious blockages. It also extends the lifespan of your plumbing systems, reducing the need for costly replacements and repairs. Small issues are easier and less expensive to fix than major plumbing problems and regular maintenance helps catch and address minor problems before they become major disruptions. Lastly, unclogging a shower drain on your own can be extremely unpleasant! Simply put, we know it might not be everyones ideal project for the day. Let us handle it for you and contact Aqua Drain today! 

Ultimately, knowing that your plumbing is in good shape and less likely to cause disruptions or emergencies provides homeowners with valuable peace of mind. To reap these benefits, consider scheduling preventative maintenance or regular plumbing inspections with a Aqua Drain.

Frequently Asked Questions

Although chemical drain cleaners are sold over the counter, they can be damaging to the environment and your plumbing. Additionally, they might not work for all blockages, particularly those brought on by solid material or hair. Instead of using chemical drain cleaners, it is advisable to call a licensed plumber who knows how to unclog shower drains safely and efficiently.

If the drain in your shower is clogged, you might try using a plunger to gently remove the obstruction. However, be careful not to apply too much force as this might harm the pipes. Call Aqua Drain for assistance from a professional if plunging doesn’t clear the blockage or if it works but only temporarily.

Yes, a clogged shower drain can cause water to collect on the shower floor and perhaps harm your bathroom floor and the surfaces around it. To stop additional harm, the blockage must be cleared as soon as possible.

To avoid obstructions and maintain ideal water flow, routine shower drain cleaning is advised. Shower drain cleaning should be scheduled at least once every six months to a year, depending on usage and hair length.

Even if the shower drain is unclogged, a buildup of germs, soap scum, and hair inside the pipes may be the cause of unpleasant odours emanating from it. Over time, these compounds may emit unpleasant odours. These odours may be taken care of by routine cleaning and maintenance, which will also keep your shower drain fresh.

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