Unblocking your kitchen sink:

If you find that your kitchen sink is blocked, try one of these easy tips to unclog it.

Method 1: Using a plunger

Step 1:

Make sure your plunger cup completely covers the drain opening

Step 2:

Make sure all other outlets are plugged with a wet rag

Step 3:

Hold plunger upright and plunge 6-10 times in rigorous strokes


Method 2: Using baking soda and vinegar (May need to repeat several times)

Pour a half cup of baking soda down the drain, followed with a half cup of white vinegar. Acid reaction should occur, follow this with hot water.


Method 3: Use baking soda and salt

Step 1:

Pour 1 cup of baking soda and a half cup of salt down the drain.

Step 2:

Let sit for a few hours to overnight.

Step 3:

Pour two cups of boiling water down the drain.


Method 4: Use a metal wire hanger

Unbend a wire hanger and use it to snake down the drain to try pulling things out or push the clogged object through.


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