How to Fix a Bathtub Drain That Won't Stay Open to Drain?

Answer The drain in your bathtub closes to allow you to hold water in the tub, such as for a bath or washing clothes. The problem arises when you have a bathtub drain that refuses to close. You can fix th... Read More »

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How to Open a Slow or Clogged Bathtub Drain with the Drain Claw?

Some simple ways to open a slow or clogged bathtub drain.

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 I clean out a bathtub drain?

Pour 1 cup of baking soda down your bathtub drain, which will clean and deodorize. Microwave 1 cup of white vinegar in a microwave-safe bowl for 30 seconds then carefully remove it from the microwa... Read More »

How to Remove a Bathtub Pop Up Drain?

The removal of your bathtub pop up drain for repair or adjustment needs to be done carefully to avoid scratching and otherwise damaging your tub. The mechanisms of the bathtub pop up drain are fle... Read More »