How to Unclog a Drain

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How to Unclog a Drain
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Prepare a Kettle filled with plain water and a rubber plunger

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Kettle

Kettle

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Rubber plunger

Rubber plunger

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Fill kettle with plain water

Fill kettle with plain water

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Boil water

Boil water

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Scoop out all the standing water and dispose of it. Or skip to next step.

Scoop out all the standing water and dispose of it. Or skip to next step.

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Place the rubber cup of the plunger directly over the drain and push the handle of the plunger up & down about 10-20 times.  If you skipped step6, push the handle up & down until all the water drained

Place the rubber cup of the plunger directly over the drain and push the handle of the plunger up & down about 10-20 times. If you skipped step6, push the handle up & down until all the water drained

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Slowly pour the hot water into the clogged drain.

Slowly pour the hot water into the clogged drain.

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Dirty unclogged sink

Dirty unclogged sink

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Scrub down the sink with detergent. I used Tide bar here.

Scrub down the sink with detergent. I used Tide bar here.

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Clean, unclogged kitchen sink

Clean, unclogged kitchen sink

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