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woodenSpoon 11-16-2011 02:14 PM

Washing machine died
 
My washing machine died mid cycle the other day so there is nasty water sitting inside. What is the easiest way to get it out?

Bud Cline 11-16-2011 02:23 PM

Dip it!:)

Does the area have a floor drain? Is this a basement?

woodenSpoon 11-16-2011 03:13 PM

No, its on ground floor in my kitchen...no basements in houston

Bud Cline 11-16-2011 04:12 PM

Dip it!:)

gregzoll 11-16-2011 04:52 PM

Shop vac, or small pump that you can attach to a drill. You can also get hand powered pumps.

hardwareman 11-16-2011 06:43 PM

I always use a shop vac

Evstarr 11-16-2011 07:19 PM

If you shop vac please make sure the tub is empty first...
Trust me on this...
...what a mess...

woodenSpoon 11-17-2011 12:47 AM

Ah...didn't even think about the shop vac. Good idea


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