FAQ: How To Remove Old Metal Drain Plug From Vanity?

How do you remove a stuck metal plug?

With a cup, scoop out the contents of the sink. This’ll make it easier to get to the plug. With a rubber glove on, push down on the plug and attempt to twist it anti clockwise. If that doesn’t work, spray WD-40 on to the plug, give it a minute to work itself under the plug, then repeat step 2.

How do you unstick a flip plug?

How To Unblock A Pivot / Swivel Sink Stopper

  1. Step 1: Fill the kettle and boil it up.
  2. Step 2: Fill the sink up with the boiled water.
  3. Step 3: Leave for couple of minutes to work it’s magic.

How do you remove a stuck bathroom sink flange?

Hold the small board vertically against the bottom of the basket, and tap it with a hammer, but not too hard. The tapping should help lift the flange enough to remove it with a putty knife. Slide the putty knife between the sink and the flange, and carefully lift the flange from the hole.

How do you remove the drain stopper from a kitchen sink?

Place a suction cup on top of a metal sink stopper that does not have a knob, and push down on the suction cup to create a seal on the top of the stopper. Lift up to remove the stopper with the suction cup. If the metal sink stopper is still stuck, proceed.

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