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Old 09-22-2013, 07:07 PM   #1
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odor in basement.....


Hello
We have lived in our house for almost 1 year know, and our basement (unfinished) has always been healthy
But all of the sudden, there is now - since 2 days - a smell of humidity
I checked and could not see any trace of water...!!!
Any idea?

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Old 09-22-2013, 08:52 PM   #2
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odor in basement.....


see if there are any floor drains. if so, put water in them. 1 gallon

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Yes, there are 2 floor drains
Why pooring water in them?
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Old 09-22-2013, 09:28 PM   #4
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Why pooring water in them?

the p-trap dries out. then odors from the pipes leak in the basement.
i have this problem.
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