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Fun Facts

We're serious about plumbing and plumbing problems, however, we also recognize the funny, ironic, and random stuff around plumbing issues and the plumbing industry. Check out some of the graphics that demonstrate the fun, ironic, and random stuff about plumbing and plumbers.

Roto-rooter bathroom behavior survey result

Roto-Rooter spends a lot of time in America’s bathrooms. That’s why we made it our business to get the straight scoop on what exactly goes on in the bathroom when our plumbers are not around.

History of Plumbing

Are you interested in the history of plumbing? Check out this infographic which details the history of plumbing from the start up until today.

All Things Toilet Paper

Interested in toilet paper information and the history of toilet paper? Check out this Roto-Rooter info-graphic that details the history of toilet paper.

Funny Plumbing Terms

Interested in Funny Plumbing Terms? Check out this Roto-Rooter info-graphic that details to some of the funny plumbing terms used in the industry.

Redneck Plumbing

Interested in learning more about Redneck Plumbing? Check out this Roto-Rooter info-graphic that details Redneck Plumbing.

Green Plumbing

Interested in learning how to make your plumbing more green? Check out this Roto-Rooter info-graphic that details Green Plumbing.

Funny Things In Pipes

Interested in seeing some funny things found in pipes? Check out this Roto-Rooter info-graphic that details Funny Things In Pipes.

That's So Funny

Interested in funny bathroom signs? Check out this Roto-Rooter info-graphic that details some of the funniest bathroom signs ever seen.

Water Heaters Compared

Ever wonder about water heaters? Check out this Roto-Rooter info-graphic that compares traditional water heaters to tankless water heaters.

All About Monster Roots

Roots in pipes are no laughing matter. Check out some monster roots we've pulled from pipes and learn how to prevent root problems.

Leaving Your Mark

Interested in amazing bathrooms? Check out this Roto-Rooter info-graphic that details leaving your mark across the globe.

Plumbing Blueprint

Interested in the plumbing blueprint of your home? Check out this Roto-Rooter info-graphic that details plumbing blueprints of an average home.

Sewers in America

Ancient cultures had sewer systems, but today, there are many advanced techniques to reclaim the byproducts and waste in America. Check it out!

Where Does Poo Go

What happens to all the stuff that you flush down the toilet? Take a look at the types of waste water treatment in different areas along with random facts!

World Plumbing Day

World Plumbing and Water Crisis facts from World Health Organization and Roto-Rooter.

Household Leaks

Roto-Rooter says Fixing Household Leaks Saves Water. Thousands of gallons of water are wasted in homes each year through leaky fixtures, hoses and pipes.

Faucet History

With some fun faucet facts, we line up the history and evolution of the faucet since its creation. Check out this graphical history of the plumbing faucet.

What Goes Down The Drain

Avoid calling a plumber this Thanksgiving by discovering how to properly dispose of food. Now you can prepare your dinner without worry.

Super Bowl Toilet Flush

Find the facts behind the fiction of the Super Bowl half-time toilet flush. Roto-Rooter dispels the long-standing flushing myths, and can keep your Big Game party – and pipes – running smoothly.

What is a Roto-Rooter Anyway?

Have you ever wondered where our name comes from? Here is the history behind our iconic name.

New Homeowner Firsts

Are you a first time homeowner? This info-graphic from Roto-Rooter will help you out of any plumbing problems that may arise.

Men's Room Etiquette

With so many unwritten rules in the men’s room, check out this helpful info-graphic from Roto-Rooter so you always have good form

Redneck Plumbing 2

Redneck Plumbing is back! Check out our second installment with all new images.

4 Steps to Pooping at Work

The ultimate survival guide for taking care of your business at the office.  Check out this humorous info-graphic from Roto-Rooter regarding the best practices for pooping at work.

Water Damage Discovery

What are the most common ways your home can experience water damage? Learn all about the risks and costs of water damage and restoration in this helpful Roto-Rooter info-graphic.

Code for Pooping

Presenting Roto-Rooter's latest installment of bathroom humor: Code for Pooping. What are your favorite code words?

Avoid Frozen Pipes

When pipes freeze they often burst and cause serious damage to your home. Learn how to protect your pipes!

What is a Sump Pump?

Sump pumps are your home’s best defense against basement flooding. So why are they so misunderstood? We’re taking the mystery out of the common sump pump.

Hands Free Faucets

Hands-free plumbing fixtures have been commonplace in public restrooms for years. Now they’re becoming available for your home too. Learn the many advantages of going hands-free with this helpful infographic.

Womens Restroom Etiquette

Sharing a public restroom with other women requires patience, understanding and common courtesy. We’ve thoroughly researched the topic of restroom etiquette for women and reveal our findings and best tips.

Summer Outdoor Water Usage

Summer is the peak season for home water use. Keep your water usage in check this summer with this helpful infographic.

How to Manage Water Damage

When water gets inside your home, do you know what to do? There are four crucial steps to take as soon as you become aware of water in your home. Learn how to Manage Water Damage in Your Home.

Preventing Sewage Backup

When a sewer backs up into your home or business, the mess can cause a great deal of damage. Installing a sewage backflow preventer device will prevent most backups and give homeowners peace of mind. This infographic explains sewer backup prevention.

Cold and Flu Prevention

The surfaces of your plumbing fixtures can carry some pretty nasty germs. Some worse than others! This infographic shows where the worst germs are lurking and how to keep them at bay.

Careers in Plumbing

Plumbing is one of the most attractive career paths in the U.S. right now. Find out all of the perks here.

Trenchless Pipe Bursting

Trenchless technology allows plumbers to replace your sewer line without digging up yards, landscaping and sidewalks. This infographic describes how trenchless pipe bursting works.

Low-Flow Toilets

Low-flow toilets are designed to conserve water. So if you want to save money, or if you're just concerned about conservation, low-flow toilets may be for you.

Pipe Relining Technology

Roto-Rooter offers pipe relining as an alternative to more traditional methods of pipe repair. Learn more about this process with this helpful infograph.