Modern sanitation systems are under more pressure than ever before with more people using them than ever in the history of mankind.
Despite the advancement of toilets over the years into the modern toilet, they are still only designed to cope with small quantities of toilet paper being flushed down them, anything bigger or thicker is likely to cause a problem.
Blockages can occur in the toilet pan or further along the soil pipe that flows through the drain and they can even result in mini floods in your home or garden!
Showers, basins, sinks, baths and toilets are all susceptible to blockages and thankfully there are many methods of unblocking them including some terrific new liquids available from the supermarket which means you don’t need to get your hands dirty!
This article (below) is helpful in giving advice around unblocking your drains
Unblocking a sink and a toilet is also covered in these other helpful articles, complete with step by step guides to make it easy for you to follow.