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Old 12-02-2010, 07:26 PM   #1
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mortar in shower pipe

how do you get mortar out of shower drain in the u turn


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Old 12-02-2010, 08:23 PM   #2
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Oh come on someone answer him.. If I do it Scuba dave will just delete my post.


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Old 12-03-2010, 03:16 PM   #3
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Make it one of those "good news / bad news" things...
Ok, Bad news 1st:
you need to replace the pipe

Good news:
you'll have a new pipe
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Old 12-03-2010, 03:34 PM   #4
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how much mortar is in the pipe? How did it get in there? How long has it been there?
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Old 12-05-2010, 04:36 PM   #5
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Replace the trap

Hopefully you can get to it from an access Panel or from a Ceiling below that can be easily patched. This is the Easiest and most economical. Renting a Snake may work but could put a hole in the pipe... I have also seen one Contractor who did not want to pay us to repair the problem he caused have one of his helpers sit there for a few hours with a log bar and slowly chip it all out. after he broke up all he could see we ran a camera for him and luckily it was all clear... good Luck
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