Fixing a stuck bathroom drain is fairly easy. With a few simple ingredients from the kitchen you can mix a solution that is the perfect remedy and save the high cost of a plumber or a plumbers' solution.
Things You'll Need
- Baking soda
Remove the sink stopper (if there is one) and clear away all debris from the sink drain. Pour one cup of baking soda down the drain.
Pour one cup of vinegar over the baking soda and cover, making sure the lid forms a seal. Let the solution sit for at least 15 minutes.
Boil a pot of water. After the solution has been applied for at least 15 minutes, pour the boiling water down the drain.
Plunge the drain if it continues to be clogged and repeat steps 1-3.
Tips & Warnings
- Preventing build-up will help to avoid a clogged sink. Practice regular maintenance by pouring the baking soda and vinegar down the drain regularly.
- If the sink continues to be clogged, plunge the sink or take off the drain cover with a screw driver and clean the drain. Remember to never leave tools unsupervised around children.
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