It's a helpless feeling whenever jewelry or other important items fall into a sink drain. The good news is that you can get these items back. First, DO NOT run water into the drain. Next, check out the instructions below to see how to use a wet-dry vacuum (WARNING: ordinary vacuum cleaners can cause electrocution if they come in contact with water) and an old nylon stocking to save the day! Here’s what you’ll need:
Recover lost items from a drain by following these 10 steps:
We hope this method worked for you. If these steps weren’t successful, keep your water off and give us a call. Our plumbers are available 24 hours a day to handle your plumbing emergencies. We have industrial-grade products to help locate your jewelry and other important items stuck in the drain.
Don’t hesitate to call Roto-Rooter for fast plumbing repair at 1-800-GET-ROTO, or go here to schedule service.