Shower drains can easily get clogged up by hair. When a drain is clogged, water no longer goes through but collects in the shower instead. It is possible to buy a product that is specifically designed to unclog a drain, or you can try using household products. Alka-Seltzer tablets and vinegar may seem like an odd cleaning method, but many people use it for their clogs.
Things You'll Need
- 3 Alka-Seltzer antacid tablets
- 1 cup white vinegar
Drop 3 antacid tablets (Alka-Seltzer) down the drain.
Pour 1 cup of white vinegar down the drain.
Wait a few minutes so that the antacid tablets and vinegar can work through the clog.
Turn on the hot water and let it run through the drain to clear out the clog.
How to Use Antacid Tablets Around the House
Housecleaning can certainly give you a bit of indigestion from time to time, and taking a few antacid tablets may cure what...
How to Unclog a Drain
To clear a drain clog, start by plunging , then use a snake or disassemble the P-trap. The best use of chemicals...
How to Keep Drains Clean
Owning a home is a lot of responsibility. At times, its maintenance and repair can also mean a lot of expense. As...
How to Unclog a Jacuzzi Tub
Jacuzzi tubs provide pure relaxation and the ultimate bath experience. However, Jacuzzi drains often get clogged from materials like soap scum and...
How to Clean Silver With Alka-Seltzer
Jewelry stores and retailers stock an array of silver polishing products, but your medicine cabinet holds the key to quick, effective cleaning....