What to pour down a drain if the shower is draining slow?

Answer On One Hand: Commercial ProductsThere are several commercial products of varying strength that you can pour down the drain to clear up a clog, such as Drain-O. These products will dissolve clogs in... Read More »

Top Q&A For: What to pour down a drain if the shower is drai...

Why would a shower drain suddenly become so slow that there are inches of standing water after a shower and once the water finally drains why would it appear that debri has come up out of the drain?

answerHair clogs it up. Every 3 mos or so, pour draino or something like it down the drain.the debris is exactly that. its hair or other stuff that floated up when the trap backed up.

What would cause a toilet to bubble and drain when a shower or dishwasher is draining or has recently drained?

Answer Plumbing systems require a vent pipe that runs up through the roof of the house to open air. Venting avoids the siphon effect where one appliance draining causes suction that drains another... Read More »

How to Unclog a Slow Shower Drain?

An easy and environmentally safe way to unclog a slow shower drain without tools, or hazardous chemicals.

How do you unclog a slow shower drain?

Hair is normally the culprit. Take a clothes hanger and bend a sharp V shape on the end, just big enough to get through the grates, fish it down and pull the hair out. Some grates are easily remo... Read More »