Archive for the 'Kitchen Sink' Category

How come my shut off valves under the kitchen sink completely turn off the water?

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

Under my kitchen sink are two valves. One for hot water, one for cold water. When I turn the valves to shut off the water to work on my faucet, there is still a little bit if water seeping through. I think it is the cold water valve. How can I fix this? I live […]

How to get ride of mildew in work kitchen sink?

Sunday, April 8th, 2012

It’s highly discussing I know but my manager doesn’t do anything about it.. In the sinks at my job in the kitchen (nursing home) there’s mildew that won’t go away and I guess he just doesnt care.. Is there anything that I can pour on it to make it go away or something I hate […]

Is it ok to sit pork ribs in the kitchen sink?

Sunday, April 1st, 2012

Before cleaning and seasoning ribs, my mother usually sits them in the kitchen sink. She washes it first of course but I still don’t like when she does it. Isn’t that kinda germy even if it’s been cleaned? Then when I choose not to eat them (for obvious reasons) she gets mad that I don’t […]

Why some people wash their hair in kitchen sink?

Saturday, March 31st, 2012

It’s gross and uncomfortable, why not wash your hair in the bathroom tub?? It’s much easier and comfortable.

Water keeps coming OUT of the drain in the kitchen sink?

Friday, March 30th, 2012

The kitchen sink became clogged after a routine dish wash. The water was standing, so we dug in their and plunged like no other. Debris was coming out of the sink. After a while, we noticed clear, fresh water was coming out of the drain. What gives? How can I fix this now so we […]

How unsafe is it to use draino in the kitchen sink?

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

its clogged up and i have no idea what to do. i need to do the dishes.

how does leaves and dirt backup into your kitchen sink?

Wednesday, March 21st, 2012

I live in apartments and recently had my kitchen sink fill up with dirt and leaves. How does this happen? Isnt there some plumbing rules that you must have outside drainage go through different pipes or something yes im on the ground floor and ive already contacted managment.

What is causing my kitchen sink pipes to dissolve? Specifically the U shaped pipe.?

Monday, March 19th, 2012

It’s most definitely the U shaped pipe that dissolves away over time (4 years or so) into a nickel sized hole, this has happened twice now. It’s a regular kitchen sink used for regular kitchen things. I’m not freaking out, I’m just curious what causes it to happen, thanks.

Want to buy a new stainless kitchen sink?

Thursday, March 8th, 2012

I want to buy a new stainless kitchen sink. Where can I find information about stainless kitchen sink.

My kitchen sink is overflowing. Is it the garbage disposal?

Wednesday, February 15th, 2012

Today our kitchen sink appears to have become clogged. We were using the disposal but when we turned it off it would shoot water back up into the sink. I thought there might just be a clog in the pipe but when I looked below the sink there was water dripping from the disposal. I […]