Dual kitchen sink. One side drains into the other even after snake.


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Old 12-09-14, 12:21 PM
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Dual kitchen sink. One side drains into the other even after snake.

Hey all. I have a problem that has been stumping me and I hope someone knows how to help. I have a dual kitchen sink , both drains go down the same pipe. Recently it has been draining incredibly slowly, and when we try to drain half the water goes into the other side of the sink. I tried snakeing the drainpipe and it didn't help. Any other ideas?
 
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Old 12-09-14, 12:59 PM
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You have a clog in the drain line. May have to snake all the way to street.
 
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Old 12-09-14, 04:35 PM
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I'm no expert but I second what pugsi says.
 
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Old 12-09-14, 06:55 PM
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A snake often just pushes a hole in the center of the clog allowing a small amount of drainage. Often times it takes a cutter the full internal size of the pipe to truly remove the clog.
 
 

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