Terrible advice The trap should be removed and then the auger (snake) be send down the drain. The problem with snaking through a strainer is ...
SylvanMember since 01/24/06
What project are you working on now?
Started doing new construction again,. 150 family homes for middle income. Started a new company fire suppression piping
What is your favorite tool?
Sewer and drain cleaning equpment
What's your favorite Bob Vila memory?
Seeing Bob in Connecticut in Sears.
Yes as long as it not against local codes. Many gas burners are cast iron with an aluminum gas supply so ferrous and non ferrous metal in some ...
Hercules makes a wax gasket with a plastic horn that fits into the waste pipe . Check with local codes as some will not allow it ( like anyone is ...
This is why I use chrome plated brass nipples or a copper tube supply and not use a rubber or braided hose that depends on a piece of rubber for ...
Jay for your information " S-traps are designed to use water as a 'blocker' in preventing sewer gas from making its way into the bathroom." ...
First off I never heard of E pipe either Second before anyone suggests a re pipe a great idea would be to find out why your having these failur...
Why not play "Catch a degenerate" and come to NY and look at the Clinton's, The Weinner, the Spitzer and then have a series on TV called "Democrati...
Let me see if I understand this right Bad leak under sink possibly ruining the ceiling below may cause mold and destroying sheet rock and mayb...
Many sewer lines have a dip because of settling or improper installations and can go for decades without having to be repaired or replaced Bec...
Call a licensed plumber as I had on my vans "We fix what your husband tried to repair" Normally after a DIY person screws up it cost a lot more...
Snaking will NOT remove years of grease or soap deposits. For that you need a water Jetter to scour the piping correctly If the guy you called...
Exposed to mold give me a shout as I am an expert witness and know a lot of law firms ..NYC is the place to be if your suing as we have the best...
Using chemicals is useless BUT it does help the companies pushing these dangerous chemicals and it does make plumbers richer as 1- I many do har...
Exactly a bathroom redo and kitchen brings in normally double what it cost to install according to articles I have read