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Shower drain is partially clogged at entrance from about 30

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years of working. The material...
Shower drain is partially clogged at entrance from about 30 years of working. The material is hard as concrete. What to do?
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Home Improvement Expert: Rick, General Contractor replied 1 year ago
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Is this on a tub or a stand up shower?

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Stand up shower
Home Improvement Expert: Rick, General Contractor replied 1 year ago

Ok, since I doubt you put concrete down the drain I have to assume the material you describe is calcium deposits and soap residue. I'd stuf a rag in the drain and cover the blockage with a product like CLR. Even white vinegar can work to dissolve this type of deposit

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Home Improvement Expert: Rick, General Contractor replied 1 year ago

You may have to chip some of it away. You can suck out any solids that fall down the drain with a wet vac. They will stop at the trap.

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