Clearing a Clogged Sink

It happens to everyone eventually. Whether you rent or own a home, a clogged sink will disrupt your day. Instead of spending a lot of money for a plumber to come out and fix your issue, there are steps you can take yourself. In this video, you will see how to effectively unclog your sink without the need for professional help.

This drain cleaning is needed when a food disposal system isn’t adequately grinding and getting rid of the food scraps. You will need to take apart a few sections underneath the sink.

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The trap is usually where the problem lies. First, check the elbow piece to see if there is any backup. In this video, the t-fitting is where the clog is happening. Some sinks have a t-fitting that has a divider inside. That can create your problem as it restricts the water from draining due to the smaller opening. Keep watching the video for how to replace the piece with a less restrictive one. More often than not, that is where your drain will have problems.

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