Consider reading through all the methods to decide which one is right for your clogged drain. In the morning, heat up a tea kettle and pour one gallon of water down the drain. In my case I called John to gloat. Sign in 1,281 77 Don't like this video?
Don't tell my boss I told you that though." Needless to say I went out & bought those 2 things & I just pour that into my toilets when they get There's a wax seal between the toilet and the floor, and if that seal is not perfect, then water backing up to the toilet will leak onto the floor. It will keep the majority of the hair and whatnot out of the drain. For anyone dealing with a backed up sink, let's take a look back at the initial things we did to try to solve the clog that wouldn't quit (seriously, not an
Published on 4 Feb 2014How to Unclog your Bathtub Drain in 5 minutes Category How-to & Style Licence Standard YouTube Licence Show more Show less Loading... As an owner of rental property I know that not all plungers are created equal. Considering you've hit the end of the line (ha!) with the snake, another round of drano and plunging and drano and plunging again might just do the trick. Dakota Treasure Hunter 130,973 views 19:34 How to Unclog your Bathtub Drain in 5 minutes - Duration: 5:01.
if anyone can answer any of these questions, I'd really appreciate it. How To Unclog A Bathtub Drain With Bleach What's next? The combination of the 2 chemicals makes a little volcano in the pipes and is supposed to force out the clog. Glad you're amused!
If you are confused about where the cleaners are located or which one to buy, ask an employee for help. 2 Read the instructions on the back of the cleaner. Bathtub Won't Drain At All Remnants of the drain cleaner can seep up from the drain and into your bathwater. The tub is stopped up. Turn on your bathtub to see if the drain now works properly.
Loading... http://www.instructables.com/answers/How-can-I-unclog-my-tub-Draino-and-stuff-like-th/ When all the bubbling stops follow up with a lot of hot water. How To Unclog A Bathtub Drain With Standing Water Second, a little secret I found out about by accident. How To Unclog A Bathtub Drain With Baking Soda If you should use a liquid drain cleaner, wait a few hours before you decide to take a bath.
Replacing pipes in an old house is a big pain though, you generally have to open walls and they are usually lath not drywall etc. Co-authors: 36 Updated: Views:3,184,033 56% of people told us that this article helped them. Buy a product intended specifically for bathtubs. YesBy tindor [1 Post, 1 Comment] FlagApril 7, 20110 found this helpfulDid you try 1/2 cup baking soda and 1/2 cup vinegar close the drain tightly, let stand for 30 minutes, How To Unclog A Tub Full Of Water
Flush the drain well with clear water. I still have to snake about once a year or so. It's a great way to "recycle" old baking soda from the fridge and the freezer! The fumes and the stress are unreal.
Thank you, Trish Sponsored Links 03-25-01,08:53 PM #2 Visiting Guest First you are right the pipes should not be full of water. How To Remove Bathtub Drain Rent a longer (100') snake, and snake all clean-out plug lines. 4. The pressure should clear any clog and open up the pipe.
Isn't that correct? The "works better than Drano" stuff in the plastic bag that someone else mentioned is called Liquid Fire at my local hardware store. stuff.. How To Remove Bathtub Stopper I did this after a snake failed to get the clog.posted by 6550 at 9:56 AM on February 3, 2009 Thanks so much for the helpful suggestions.
I would keep snaking a bit. froggy 89,748 views 15:14 459 videos Play all How-To Instructional VideosThis Old House Clean Your Drains With Baking Soda and Vinegar - Duration: 4:32. I ran a snake in the pipe and that did not help, what can I do? You've got to seal up the overflow as best you can with a wet rag.
Total cost----a dollar.Oh yes I almost forgot---it also helps to brush your hair vigorously before you get into the tub or shower. Underneath the house, there's two sets of lines coming into the main drain- one line from each side of the house. I let it collect there through my shower then I gather it all before I step out and throw it away. Also if you have a round chrome cover on the floor somewhere near the tub, that's your trap.
Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... Snake the vent pipe to the bottom. 3. PhatTaxi 551,832 views 4:32 How To Easily Unclog Bathtub Shower Drain in 5 minutes -Jonny DIY - Duration: 4:13. When I was in charge of a condo building, this stuff did make a huge difference in reducing plumbing calls.
MESSAGES LOG IN Log in via Log In Remember me Forgot password? Sometimes it is difficult to get the snake around turns. Nothing like that here.)It will probably cost another hundred or so if he comes back- plumbers here in North Idaho get $48 an hour (which is cheaper than what I expected). If you do, you can follow the drain pipes and see if there is a trap.
I am definitely a member of the new tool is cool club. No it won't be Beyoncé's Put A Ring On It, it'll be the glorious sound of the drain gurgling and furiously draining right before your very eyes. That vile black ick? Trish, dismantle that heater vent, if you can, and wipe it out with watered-down-bleach-soaked towel. 1.
All our home remedy tips did not free the clog.