05:50PM | 04/03/02
Member Since: 04/02/02
2 lifetime posts
I have a problem with a very strong smell that appears to be a dead animal smell in the wall of my guest bedroom in a 5 year old home. Any ideas on how to get rid of the odor?


04:39PM | 04/06/02
Member Since: 03/30/02
7 lifetime posts
Are you sure the odor isn't related to faulty sewage ventilation?

I have been tracking down a similar problem in a basement cupboard of an older home w/septic we purchased going on 3 yrs now. After verifying all traps were operating correctly and busting up part of the finished floor to install new lines, no luck. The last resort, which have scheduled to be done when winter breaks, is to install a trap in front of the septic tank.

Does anyone have any experience with the success of this advice?



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