Plumbing

Plumbing questions? Ask a plumber and get answers ASAP.

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Plumbing Questions
Im not sure if i ahve the right category or not but i live
im not sure if i ahve the right category or not but i live in a mobile home and the underneath the hosue is dirt and we ahve had several leaks but we fix them but it takes forever to get it to dry und… read more
Phil
Phil
Mechanical Engineer.
Degree, Mech Engr Technology
632 satisfied customers
This might sound a bit crazy because I thought my wife was
This might sound a bit crazy because I thought my wife was crazy when she kept telling me. But every time we turn on our stand up shower, her closet which shares a wall with the shower, starts to smel… read more
Rick
Rick
Construction Supervisor
25,110 satisfied customers
In my downstairs bathroom sink there's an odor that continues
In my downstairs bathroom sink there's an odor that continues to come up on a fairly regular basis now over the last several months. It's your typical septic smell. It seems to most prevalent right af… read more
Rick
Rick
Construction Supervisor
25,110 satisfied customers
i have a strong diesel smell that comes from my water ONLY
i have a strong diesel smell that comes from my water ONLY in one downstairs bathroom. It is not the drain as it is all new. I remodeled the bathroom and replaced my old steel pipes in the attic from … read more
Rick
Rick
Construction Supervisor
25,110 satisfied customers
Im on well and septic. I have been having an ammonia smelling
I'm on well and septic. I have been having an ammonia smelling odor when the hot water is on. I am a single home owner, and never knew much about maintenance of the water softener system except to kee… read more
Mike R.
Mike R.
3,000 satisfied customers
I have a brand new house, moved in 5 days ago. There is a very
I have a brand new house, moved in 5 days ago. There is a very bad sewage/gassy smell coming from the sump pump. It seems like it's getting into the entire house through the vents. Would this be cover… read more
Mike R.
Mike R.
3,000 satisfied customers
I moved into a hundred year old rental home a year ago. At
I moved into a hundred year old rental home a year ago. At that time, it reeked like an outhouse, however intensity or even the smell changed constantly. I had been crazy sick since moving in with a b… read more
Marc
Marc
Plumber
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,127 satisfied customers
Musty smell, hot water heater, not as strong when water on
I have a hot water heater in a closet in the bathroom, and I notice that when it's not in use (such as when I come home after being at work all day), the closet and the bathroom smell really musty. On… read more
PitschPlumbing
PitschPlumbing
Certified Plumbing Contractor
Master Plumber
371 satisfied customers
We just moved to a new home. we are renting and I dont want
We just moved to a new home. we are renting and I don't want to ask the owners about this until you respond. We live in a very rural area, all septic. In one bedroom we get an awful odor out of the bl… read more
Plumbing Pro
Plumbing Pro
Licensed Plumbing Contarctor
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,279 satisfied customers
Hello, When my washer started draining, I heard this loud
Hello, When my washer started draining, I heard this loud gurgle in kitchen sink. I went down to the basement and water was leaking out of the cast iron septic drain base and sink pipes. I stopped the… read more
Plumbing Pro
Plumbing Pro
Licensed Plumbing Contarctor
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,279 satisfied customers
Until recently I was living in a freestanding apt. in Glendale,
Until recently I was living in a freestanding apt. in Glendale, CA where there was a BAD sewage spill. The bathtub and toilet were completely flooded and running onto the floor. My x-landlord is a slu… read more
Bud
Bud
Plumber
High School or GED
538 satisfied customers
Please please help! This problem Im going to describe has
Please please help! This problem I'm going to describe has caused months of stress…I'm also worried about my health..:( A few months ago, as I was cleaning around the base of the toilet, the bolt cap … read more
Bill
Bill
Plumbing Supperviser
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
262 satisfied customers
Intermittently, when we turn the sink on in one of the bathrooms
Intermittently, when we turn the sink on in one of the bathrooms in our home, it smells like rotten egg gas. What could be the cause and how do we fix it. This has been going on for nearly a year. We'… read more
Plumbing Pro
Plumbing Pro
Licensed Plumbing Contarctor
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,279 satisfied customers
I live in a unit, top floor (5 story building) the other day
I live in a unit, top floor (5 story building) the other day when taking a shower I noticed my toilet was bubbling, shortly after a horrid gurgling sound happened under the shower and sewage started t… read more
Plumbing Pro
Plumbing Pro
Licensed Plumbing Contarctor
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,279 satisfied customers
I am tired of having dirty hot water in my bath tub. 3 plumbers
I am tired of having dirty hot water in my bath tub. 3 plumbers so far have not fixed the problem. Two flushed the hot water heater but the dirt came back. I am willing to pay a fair price but results… read more
Plumbing Pro
Plumbing Pro
Licensed Plumbing Contarctor
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,279 satisfied customers
My bathroom has an odd smell, as does my skin after I shower.
My bathroom has an odd smell, as does my skin after I shower. It is difficult to describe but I would say it is not quite a sewage or mildew smell, maybe slightly a bit like urine. Also, this problem … read more
Plumbing Pro
Plumbing Pro
Licensed Plumbing Contarctor
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,279 satisfied customers
hi i have a rotten egg smell when i turn on the hot water in
hi i have a rotten egg smell when i turn on the hot water in the shower. based on my internet research, is it possible that there is hydrogen sulfide bacteria in the hot water tank? if so, i read a nu… read more
Rick
Rick
Construction Supervisor
25,110 satisfied customers
There has been an odor coming from the drain in my shower
there has been an odor coming from the drain in my shower for some time and my question is could it be sewer gas or what else could it be? What are the effects upon inhalation over time, say over a ye… read more
Expert
Expert
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

You did one super job of explaining to me everything there is to know about this fridge. I'm looking forward to asking you questions in the future.

JimmyBagley, IA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Marc

Marc

Plumber

1,127 satisfied customers

Plumbing heating & home maintenance contractor

Jerry

Jerry

Plumber

786 satisfied customers

over 20 years residential plumbing experience.

Theplumber717

Theplumber717

Plumber, Hvac Tech

656 satisfied customers

Lic Plumbing contractor, 28/yrs res,com,repair,Universal HVAC Tech

Phil

Phil

Mechanical Engineer.

632 satisfied customers

Retired mech. contractor, shop owner, 51 yrs experience.

Mario

Mario

Master Plumber

604 satisfied customers

Master Plumber, Fire Sprinkler, and Jobbing Spec.

Bud

Bud

Plumber

538 satisfied customers

22 Years Field Experience - 17 Years Business Ownership - Residential or Light Commercial

Rick Mather

Rick Mather

Building Inspector

498 satisfied customers

Assistant Building Official, HVAC Tech

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x