odour from my bathroom sink

jasleenJuly 22, 2009

hi,

I need urgent help.Three days back my bathroom got clogged and water could drain easily.Water was clogged in there for a complete day and then i got it repaired but now its stinking too much.It has been 2 days now that its stinking.What can i do for this?

please help urgently.

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gracie01

When my drains start to smell, I pour in some baking soda, followed by a small amount of vinegar. It will foam up; I let it sit awhile, then flush it with water.

    Bookmark   July 23, 2009 at 10:27AM
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jannie

Run a lot of HOT water after the baking soda/vinegar has done its' job. The hot water will force anything bad down the drain and dissolve any fats in the line.
My plumber taught me this.

    Bookmark   July 23, 2009 at 3:53PM
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mrsdymacek

I do the above but follow with a boiling tea kettle full of water. :) It will work! Same is perfect for the garbage disposal.

    Bookmark   August 4, 2009 at 2:48PM
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arleneb

I do much the same, but first I use the vinegar to clean my coffee pot -- then put soda down the drain, followed by the hot vinegar, then hot water. Just did this yesterday because we thought the coffee started tasting "off" -- so now the coffee pot AND the drains are clean!

    Bookmark   August 6, 2009 at 11:23PM
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