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How to Unclog a Toilet with Baking Soda

We often overlook everyday things in our lives that might surprise us. There’s a lot of uses that many items we take for granted have and we’re not even aware of it.

There’s a lot to be said about the usefulness of baking soda. Let me list just a couple of potential applications that you would probably have never even thought of:

-It can make your breath fresher and even clean your teeth. Like a homemade toothpaste, but with a lot more kick to it.
-It can be mixed into your bath or made into a paste with water, to both relieve the ache of bites and any skin problems. It’s very good for your skin in general.
-It can be used in house maintenance of all kinds. From scrubbing ovens, tubs, and faucets all the way to cleaning floors, if added to the water.
-You can even use it sometimes as a substitute for shampoo. In fact, if it comes to it, you can use it to relieve your baby’s diaper rash.
-It can even be used to soften and completely remove all sorts of odors.

With this in mind, let’s come to why you’re actually reading this. You want to know how you can use this product alone to help with your unpleasant situation.

Unfortunately, more often than not, we’ve all been there. A clogged toilet is something you really don’t want to discuss or deal with but when it rears its head you have to.

I’ve witnessed a clogged toilet in a restaurant. It was a horrifying sight to walk in on and the fact they hadn’t yet fixed it soured me on the restaurant, you can bet on it.

Now, this will give you both a good idea of what to do, why to do it and why it might be the best option for you. Let’s get right into it.

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How to Unclog an Overflowing Toilet

A clogged toilet is a really unpleasant problem, and you probably haven’t thought about it up until you got stuck with it being clogged. In order to ensure your toilet’s proper working, you will need to learn some basics of fixing your toilet.

True, there are a lot of situations and different cases that can make overflowing problems, but most commonly, you will be dealing with the sewage drain pipe size (or it simply getting dirty throughout the time) which will clog easily.

Apart from that, excessive use of toilet paper might cause these problems. It’s a fact that the clogging potential with toilet paper is little to none, but after several years of excessive throwing toilet paper into your toilet, you just need to be ready for overflowing.

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How to Unclog a Toilet without a Plunger or Snake

There’s a lot to be said on the subject of a clogged toilet. All of them can be summed up as follows:

-It’s a huge mess.
-It can ruin your day.
-There’s potential for a lot of damage to your bathroom and even beyond.
-You don’t want to deal with it, but you have to.
-This is the sort of a problem no one wants on their hands; you’re not alone in that. Also, it doesn’t have to be a problem that ends up costing you a ton.

Now, before you consider calling a professional, someone most likely to charge you a lot of money, consider some alternatives.

I know I’ve seen a friend struggle with this issue, due to old piping posing a problem. It turns out that there’s a lot more that you can do than simply use a snake or a plunger.

I’ll tell you honestly, it was a very uncomfortable experience, witnessing such an event in my own friend’s home. I’m sure he was glad I was there to help brainstorm.

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