Sifting drainers are available for any size drain to prevent items larger than a grain of sand going into your pipes. The strainer used in the kitchen will need to be cleaned frequently. Clean bathtub drain screens as often as needed.Don’t pour chemicals down your drain to unclog it, even if the product is labeled as a drain opener. These chemicals can open your drain but they also may hurt you if you get them on your skin. Make sure you protect your hands and arms if you are still going to use these products.
If you have a shower head that needs replacing, be sure to get one that is good quality. Some people think they can get away with the cheapest version at the store. Like many cheap products, however, cheap shower heads are often not durable.