I live in a 35-year old condo. I never had this problem before but only since I replaced my bathroom sink about 2 years ago. Now there's a black slime that appears and eventually clogs the drain. It's not just slimy but when removed, it almost has a rubbery-like texture. People have said it is mold but why has it just started appearing? Do the new PVC pipes encourage mold growth? Any way to prevent this besides having to clean it every other week?
How to unclog my bathroom sink ? - My sink is really clogged it takes about 2o minutes for it to drain. I removed and changed the old pipes but i found no type of clog, even in the drain pipe, it has been snaked. Now the clog is worst and water leaks for the u-joint and the other pipes? What could the
Preventing clogged shower drain? - Our house is only 5 months old, and I just removed a huge (and disgusting) hair and mold clog from the shower drain. The drain is in the center of the shower floor. The shower floor pan is heavily textured, so a sunction-cup type drain cover would not stick. Any ideas to help prevent these
How do I get the drain out of the bathroom sink? - I have a regular bathroom sink drain you could say. The lever doesn’t open or close the drain anymore but I wanted to take the drain completely out so that I could clean the gunk around it including my hair circling it. Please help me in this endeavor. THANKS!
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Bathtub drain smells sour. What will work? - The bathtub drain had been draining slowly and smelled sour. I removed the strainer, and pulled WADS of slimy hair out of the drain. The water drains smoothly now, so I think I got at least most of the hair.I’ve tried bleach, but the smell returned immediately after the shower stopped running. Also tried baking
Is there something wrong with me? - I’m a 14 year old female (turned 14 in August) I’m only 4 ft 11in and haven’t started my period yet. I have slight breasts currently aa-a bra size. I have hair on my labia which is quite coarse and curly, I have noticed a few black hairs on the front area, as well as
How to drain out the Clog/Blocking in the Bathtub Drain ? - How to drain out the Clog/Blocking in the Bathtub Drain ?How to clean the bathtub drain ?Please advise how to drain out the blocking in the Bathtub Drain by using liquid only (e.g. acid ). As I cannot use the Drain Snake because it is too noisy and complained by the neighbor.Thank you.
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What can I do about a clogged drain that I can’t use a snake on - My upstairs bathroom tub is draining very slowly. I have tried commercial drain cleaning products, hot water and even a plunger, but nothing helps very much. Unfortunately the drain cover is non-removable, so I can’t get a snake down in the drain. What can I do without having to call an expensive plumber
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