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  1. MMaglinger

    Leaking Garbage Disposal Drain Line

    Moved into a new house about a year ago and the drain line from our garbage disposal drips frequently and will back up the sink. If you plunge or run the garbage disposal, water shoots out everywhere under the sink. Took the sink trap apart and there is nothing in the line. We have strainers to...
  2. B

    kitchen drain issue

    Hi, I have an older (1965) ranch style home with a slab foundation, with 1 3/4 bathrooms (1 full bath, 1 with only shower stall). All bathroom plumbing works well. The plumbing was replaced with copper at some point, but I don't know when or have any details since it was prior to my purchase...
  3. H

    How to check for main line leaks before purchasing the home

    Looking at purchasing a rental home which has been unoccupied for along time...don't know how long. I have purchased a few homes where I got surprised when getting the water turned on, only to find out we had leaks in the main incoming line, and was fairly expensive to repair! This time, I can...
  4. K

    Is this a drain cleanout?

    My drains are backed up and overflowing, but the plumber hasn't been able to locate a main line cleanout to clear them. The attached photo is of the main stack in the crawl space. The plumber said not to use that one, as it would cause a huge mess. The ground in the crawl space is mostly bare...