How do you unblock a washing machine drain pipe?
- Remove the hose from the drain.
- Fill a bucket with boiling water and a package of baking soda.
- Slowly pour the mixture down the drain with a funnel.
- Wait about 10 minutes.
- Pour water down the drain again to check whether water runs through properly.
How do I know if my washing machine drain hose is clogged?
Water Doesn’t Appear or Drain Normally
If the machine turns on and you hear the sound of the water pump, but no actual water appears, then you most likely have a clogged drain hose. The hose can be removed from the back of the machine and be checked for any dirt or dust that may have created a blockage.
How do I know if my drain tube is clogged?
To check if you have clogged underground drains, the first place to look is at the bottoms of all the downspouts around the home. When underground drains are clogged, you will often see the water gushing back out of the drainage pipe and spilling out of the adapter seams.