How to Drain Landscape Water From Your House?

Answer Draining landscaping water, or surface water away from your house will help to keep the walls of your foundation dry. When foundation walls saturate with water, eventually the walls crack. This all... Read More »

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Shower drain that drains fine but there is always water in the drain and after a day the water smells you have snaked the drain and used various draino type products with no change?

Answer As you found out Chemicals are useless and in many cases snaking is not going to work to get rid of smells. The water you do see is possibly the water in the trap that keeps dangerous sewer... Read More »

How do you drain water from 40 gallon hot water heater in my house?

At the bottom front edge, there should be a hose connection. Attach a garden hose to it and then open the valve. Because sediment can collect at the bottom of the heater, they can drain slow someti... Read More »

How to Drain Water From the Side of a House?

Proper drainage is important to the integrity of the foundation of your house. You should make every attempt to drain water away from the sides of your house not only to keep water from entering y... Read More »

How do I drain water lines in a house?

Cut It off at the SourceLocate the water supply valve feeding your home, and shut it off. It is often situated in a utility room or basement.Drain the PipesTurn on all household faucets, including ... Read More »