No need for scary chemicals. 1. Remove the drain cap. 2. Mix equal parts baking soda and salt in a bowl. 3. Pour baking soda mixture down the drain. 4. Next, pour warm vinegar down the drain and let sit for a few minutes. 5. Finally, pour boiling water down the drain until it clears. 6. Return the drain cap to its place and you’re good to go!
FREE printable of homemade cleaner recipes. Eh, I have better ones for most of these... Incidentally, cheap dishwasher detergent (I prefer the Sun powder, it works the best for anything but dishwashers) can clean your sink, bathtub, and baked on stuff on a stovetop. May have to let it sit for a bit, but it rinses clean.
Here’s an all-natural way to clean drains: shower drains, kitchen sinks, bathroom sinks, and more. I tried this on our kitchen sink (after a disgusting “mystery” smell took over, which was coming from the drain – gross!) and it worked great. The kids loved watching so they could hear the “fizz” in the drain after the vinegar mixed with the baking soda.