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BV003550

08:56PM | 03/14/14
Bvplumbing
I live on the first floor of a multifamily house. When people started living above me, I started to hear gurgling noises from my kitchen sink even though I did not have the water running. The noise is pretty loud. What are some possible causes?

Sylvan

02:02PM | 03/15/14
Member Since: 01/24/06
1558 lifetime posts
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Two reasons you would hear a gurgling sound

1- Partial stoppage caused by grease in the line

2- Blocked vent
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Sylvan

06:36PM | 03/15/14
Member Since: 01/24/06
1558 lifetime posts
Me_office1
Two reasons you would hear a gurgling sound

1- Partial stoppage caused by grease in the line

2- Blocked vent

BV003704

02:54PM | 03/27/14
Thanks for the possible causes. Just wanted to confirm these can be the case if I hear the noise when I do not have any water in the sink. Also, if I get a plumber in to take a look, should be be looking at my sink of the apartment above?
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