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In 2006, ConsumerReports.org reported the best types of drain cleaners to use are mechanical drain cleaners. This method was reported to be the safest and most consistent. After rating several models, the Drain King VIP1... More »

Drain cleaners are not recommended for unclogging toilets. Using a drain cleaner in a toilet can damage the septic tank as well as the toilet's wax ring since they commonly contain harsh chemicals. More »

Drain cleaner can be used to unclog a shower floor drain as long as care is taken. There are several other methods that can offer success in clearing shower drains. More »

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