Strange loud slurping noise

SAG1April 28, 2002

For a half hour after I use the shower, a strange loud slurping noise comes from the pipes. It keeps getting louder and louder, then stops, then starts up again for about another hour.

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Canuckguy

I have a question, are you on a septic or city sewer system? I would also add that you should post this query on the Plumbing forum.

    Bookmark   April 29, 2002 at 2:54PM
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saucydog

Clog slowly burping in the drain?

Try a plunger.

Saucy

    Bookmark   April 29, 2002 at 6:48PM
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painteddragon

I dont know what it is but I would keep my toes away from the drain, it sounds hungry, sorry I couldnt help it...lol

    Bookmark   May 2, 2002 at 3:13PM
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lyc5e

You waste pipe might not be vented. That causes a slurping or gurgling noise as the water does down the pipes. Common in older houses.

    Bookmark   May 9, 2002 at 8:33AM
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texasredhead

I don't have anything to add to this. I just wanted to see why people resurect nine year old posts.

    Bookmark   March 6, 2011 at 8:43AM
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