12:55PM | 01/04/07
Member Since: 01/03/07
1 lifetime posts

I just moved into a new place and bought a chlorine tablet to put into my toilet tank. I dropped it in and later on that night discovered the bowl was blocked.

I looked in the tank and the tab was gone, and of course there was a warning not to put tabs in that I had missed the first time I took the top of the tank.

Plunging seems to get the water to go down to a normal level, however now I see water coming out of my shower/tub drain when I plunge. It drains slowly, but it drains at least from the tub. Probably not a good sign.

So how do I get the tab out? I've read online that tabs are the devil and are a pain to dissolve and get out of a line. I feel like an idiot as it is and don't want to call my landlord and tell him as much. So hopefully any one of you can give me advice so I can get this solved myself.



07:59AM | 01/05/07
Member Since: 01/24/06
1548 lifetime posts
Call the land lord saying you just moved in and there is something wrong with the waste

Then if the plumber he calls pulls back what you placed in the toilet you can be nice and pay the bill or split it with the land lord


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