Plastic air freshener/toilet cleaners like the one pictured, look lovely and give a nice disinfectant feel about the toilet bowl but use them at your peril as this householder in Booterstown found out. When the toilet is sat upon quite often the freshener gets knocked against and falls in to the bowl and sure who wants to get their hands dirty fishing them out so the temptation is to just flush the nasty crittur away.
These fresheners just wedge nicely in the waste pipe at the back of the toilet and can be a divil to get back out.
Here we see where the old cast iron pipe is replaced had to be cut to make the necessary extraction. The cut is made at the top to prevent any future leakage when the cut_out section is replaced with a lick of silicone sealant.
When your drain is starting to overflow and you decide to lift the manhole and all you see is a load of stones it usually means only one thing "You've got rats".Read Full Article
The tenant upstairs in this property in North Strand was oblivious to the fact that every time they flushed their loo it was dissappearing from their view but was re-surfacing up through the toilet downstairs. Alas the unit downstairs was un-occupied for a considerable period so nobody noticed events that were unfolding. The main sewer outlet was blocked so the waste had nowhere to go and found the easiest path....Read Full Article
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