Do you know how to unclog your bathroom sink without Drano? I didn’t at first, but I was getting fed up with having to buy products all the time just to get my sink to work again. Luckily, unclogging a sink without chemicals is easy enough and only takes about 15 minutes.
To get at the clog, try lifting out the stopper. Sometimes it’ll come right out. If it doesn’t lift out, it’s held in by the pivot rod. Release the stopper by removing the pivot rod nut and pulling out the pivot rod. If you can’t loosen the nut by hand, use pliers. With the pivot rod pulled out, you’ll be able to lift out the stopper. Then to get the clog out, bend a wire in a tight hook (a light-duty clothes hanger or short length of electrical wire will do) and fish out the hair. If you didn’t have to remove the pivot rod to remove the stopper, you can just drop the stopper back down into the drain. If you removed the pivot rod, first drop the stopper into the drain. Then line up the pivot rod with the slot in the stopper and reinsert it. Finally, hand-tighten the pivot rod nut.
Found at FamilyHandyman.com
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