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I have a serious...

I have a serious clog that isn't moving so I used liquid lightning and still nothing. Now I have a bowl full of acid, (and other stuff) and not sure what to do next

Contractor's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

3days

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Would prefer to

Contractor's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

No I don't think so

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Plumbing
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Plumber: Mike R., Plumber replied 4 months ago
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Hi, I'm Mike and I have 20+ years of experience as a plumber. I'll be glad to assist you today.

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Plumber: Mike R., Plumber replied 4 months ago

To get everything out of the sink you would place a bucket or large bowl under the sink and remove the trap to at least get everything out of the sink.

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Plumber: Mike R., Plumber replied 4 months ago

Is it a crawl space or basement below?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
It's the toilet that's clogged and it's located in the basement
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I'm at work at the moment so I won't be able to get to it right now but would like to have a plan for when I get home plz
Plumber: Mike R., Plumber replied 4 months ago

Do you have a cordless drill?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I do
Plumber: Mike R., Plumber replied 4 months ago

You can get this click here and a bucket and pump the toilet out then remove the toilet. Once you pump it out you do not need to completely empty it. Once you pump out all you can it will not spill when removing the toilet. Then you can snake out the drain. You might need to rent a sewer auger from Home Depot or maybe something like this will do the trick to clear things out. click here

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Thank u I will try what u suggested.
Plumber: Mike R., Plumber replied 4 months ago

You are very welcome

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