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    Air pressure in sink drain pipe prevents drainage

    Hello - I am an American living in Sweden and am trying to fix an issue under our sink where the drain water can not drain unless I pull out the light gray flexible tubing inserted into the dark gray piece (pictures below) to allow some air vent, otherwise the air pressure in the pipe does not...
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    Sewer smell

    hello! Any ideas welcome! We moved into our home earlier this year in May. (1200 sq feet near the beach in MS) The home had been seasonly rented but then completely vacant for around 4 months before we moved in. We did not have any issues the first few weeks. Later in the summer (getting worse...
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    Idea for Connecting Concrete Pipe to PVC

    We’re replacing a stretch of cast iron pipe with PVC. This stretch of new PVC pipe will connect with the main, which is concrete. However, connecting them seems to be tricky; the concrete pipe entrance is 4 inches on the inside but 8 inches on the outside. I’d like to know if it would be...
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    Washer Drain Issue

    Summary: Water leaks from where wall meets floor when washer drains. Smells of sewage, appears to be earth/clay 1.5'-2.0' down washer drain. Trying to identify issue, may cut up concrete soon. Washer in the basement 100+ year old construction. Washer drain goes directly into the...
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    Sewage Junction Responsibility

    Hi guys, Need your advice. First time poster. NB: Attached pictures for reference and apologies for long post and any poor wording/terms. FYI - I am located in Constitution Hill, NSW On Thursday 19th April, we noticed water was not going down the drain for our downstairs bathroom...