Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
Jews and Money. Asian Drivers. Polish IQ. CPT… that's racist! But where do these stereotypes come from? Comedian Mike Epps explores the backstories of this humor and how history and fact often distorts into a snide – but sometimes funny – shorthand.
"INSPIRED" features celebrities, visionaries and some of the biggest newsmakers of our generation, recounting the stories behind their biggest, life-changing moments of inspiration.
In a compelling series of verite encounters, Win Win provides unique access into the minds and lives of the world’s most-celebrated entrepreneurs and athletes.
Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Comedy is hard, but teaching comedy to children is hilariously difficult. Kevin Nealon is giving the challenge to some world-famous comedians. As these young minds meet with comedy’s best, get ready to learn some valuable comedy lessons, and to laugh!
James Franco loves movies. He loves watching them, acting in them, directing them, and even writing them. And now, he’s going to take some of his favorite movie scenes from the most famous films of all time, and re-imagine them in ways that only James can.
The story of punk rock singer Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! who came out as a woman in 2012, and other members of the trans community whose experiences are woefully underrepresented and misunderstood in the media.
Executive produced by Zoe Saldana (who will be the subject of one episode), a celebrity travels back to their hometown to pay tribute to the one person from their past (before they were famous) who helped change their life by giving them an over-the-top, heart-felt surprise.
Enter the graceful but competitive world of ballet through the eyes of executive producer, Sarah Jessica Parker. This behind-the-scenes docudrama reveals what it takes to perform on the ultimate stage, the New York City Ballet. Catch NYCB on stage at Lincoln Center.
Park Bench is a new kind of "talking show" straight from the mind of born and bred New Yorker and host, Steve Buscemi.
Go behind the scenes with some of the biggest digital celebrities to see what life is like when the blogging and tweeting stops.
Digital influencer Justine Ezarik (iJustine) is back. After covering the world of wearable tech last season, iJustine is expanding her coverage this year by profiling the hottest tech trends across the country.
Mark Donovan of http://www.HomeAdditionPlus.com shows how to unclog a sink drain.
Tags:How to Unclog a Sink Drain,clogged sink drain,home plumbing,how to unclog sink drain,remove sink clog
Grab video code:
Do you have a slow running drain? Chances are you have a clog in you P-trap or J-trap.
Hi! I am Mark Donovan from homeadditionplus.com and today I am going to show how to unclog a sink drain.
So, what you want to do is put a bucket underneath the trap and then with this PVC type trap, you can hand loosen the nuts that hold it to the drain pipe that is connected to the sink itself just a little bit more until it runs out like that. And you could see we got some hair in here and I am sure we have another clog in the pipe. So we are going to clean this out and then reattach it. We are also going to pull out any hair clog material in the drain pipe itself and then we will reconnect it. Another you want to take a look at is where the pipe goes into the wall. In this case, there is a nut in the P portion of the trap and as you can see, it is heavily clogged. You want to clean that all out and then reconnect it back up. Another way to help get the hair or other clogged particles out of the drain stem is to disconnect the linkage that controls the drain stopper. So we just unscrewed it, connect it from the back of it and now we can pull the plunger out and more easily remove the hair and stuff that is trapped in the drain assembly.
So we just pulled the drain plunger out and sure enough, we have lots of hair and garbage stuck on the plunger itself which I am sure is contributing heavily to this clog. So clean this up and then put it all back together and we should have solved our slow running drain. So now that we have cleaned up the drain plug, we are just connecting the linkage system back into the drain pipe and screwing the nut onto the drain pipe. And now we have proper movement again of our drain plunger. So now that we have loosely connected the trap back together, we just need to tighten up the couple of nuts here. One on the drain pipes down itself and then the two nuts that connect the trap into the PVC that drain system that goes into the wall. And that should do it. So you could see the drain is running very quickly now. You can actually even hear it running, all it took was about 15 minutes to fix this drain, and we did not even require a tool.
In the case of a metal or steel trapped, of course, you need a pair of adjustable pliers to get to those nuts but with this PVC type of P-traps or J-traps, you can loosen them and tighten them with your hand. So good luck with your clog and if you have any other home improvement questions, visit us at homeadditionplus.com today.