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buzztham
bath tub wont drain

we have one bathroom up stares and the bathtub wont drain we tried drain cleaners to no avail the land lord even a stronger cleaner down the drain. it is and old cast iron tub with the factory drain any help please

johnjh2o
Re: bath tub wont drain

It is very rare that a drain cleaner will clear a drain that is completely plugged. The line needs to be snaked.

John

dj1
Re: bath tub wont drain

Many times it's hair that is causing this particular problem. Snaking the line will remove the hair and will most likely free the line.
Is this the only drain that doesn't go?

buzztham
Re: bath tub wont drain

yes every other line in the house works great

HoustonRemodeler
Re: bath tub wont drain

time to purchase a decent snake and a tighter meshed drain screen.

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