DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum

DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum (http://www.diychatroom.com/)
-   Plumbing (http://www.diychatroom.com/f7/)
-   -   Sandy water plugged toilets and sinks (http://www.diychatroom.com/f7/sandy-water-plugged-toilets-sinks-122514/)

Felix520 11-06-2011 01:28 AM

Sandy water plugged toilets and sinks
 
Water is not running in bathroom sinks and toilets. When it came out of the bathtub, it's full of sand. Seems like sand got into water lines running into the house. I ran the bathtub until the water was clear but how do I get bathroom sinks to run?

biggles 11-06-2011 07:17 AM

fill a 5 gallon bucket and keep dumping it into the toilet then do the toilet tank a couple of times pull all the screens and let it run...are you on city water or well:huh:

plumber666 11-06-2011 10:33 AM

Clean aerator screens on faucets

oh'mike 11-06-2011 10:37 AM

Open up the outside hose bibs and flush out the pipe until that water runs clear before you run a lot of water through the toilets and sinks.


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:13 PM.


Copyright 2003-2014 Escalate Media LP. All Rights Reserved