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Hi, my basement laundry sink stinks, what can I do to get rid of the smell?

My basement laundry sink has a terrible odor and I don't know what to do about it. Will you please help keep?
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Posted 2015-11-15T17:12:50+0000  by Ponnie Ponnie
 
I would suspect that sewer gases are getting in through the sink.  The normal way to prevent that is to have a trap under the sink.  The bottom of the trap stays filled with water which prevents gases from coming back up.  Does you sink have a trap?



If it does have a trap AND it's a sink you don't use very often, the water in the trap can evaporate over a period of weeks or months.  Just run the water for a few seconds to refill the trap.
Posted 2015-11-16T11:33:04+0000  by Adam444
Hi Ponnie,

Afresh makes deodorizer for both your laundry and your in-sink garbage disposer.

Click the link to see both.

Monthly application of these products will prevent odor from your laundry as well as your sink.


Pat InPaint
Posted 2015-11-17T17:38:41+0000  by Pat_HD_ATL
 
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