Blockages in your drain are very common, as food, hair, soap residue, and other debris can easily pass through your pipes and catch on their walls. Unfortunately, blockages can also lead to big problems. If you don’t take the time to clear out your drains, little blockages can turn into expensive damage. Although blockages can occur at any time, fall is a particularly good time to clear out your pipes in preparation for the winter, when septic system problems can become very severe. Read below to learn about the most important reasons to clean out your drains this fall.