Asked on Apr 24, 2019

How do I unclog a drain?

Kathy Gunter LawCourtney |The Kitchen GartenDfm


5 answers
  • Alice
    on Apr 24, 2019

    Freshen Drains with Baking Soda and Vinegar

    1. Mix 1/2 cup baking soda with 1/4 cup table salt and pour down the drain.
    2. Follow by pouring 1 cup of heated vinegar down the drain (it will foam and bubble)
    3. Let it sit for 15 minutes.
    4. After 15 minutes run hot tap water for 30-60 seconds.

  • Dfm
    on Apr 24, 2019

    Baking soda and vinager, baking soda down first, followed by vinager then cover the drain to force the mix into the drain.

  • Dfm
    on Apr 24, 2019

    Or, now that the cat is fed, a pipe’s a tool not an animal.

  • If you need to snake the drain, here's a good tutorial:

  • Kathy Gunter Law
    on Apr 24, 2019

    I would add to Alice's advice that you should cover the drain after adding the vinegar. I boil water rather than running hot tap water. You may have to repeat a couple of times.

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