DIY Drano Recipe to Unclog Sinks – Kid Friendly Things To Do .com

What would Home & Garden be without Baking Soda and Vinegar?! This drain cleaning recipe is a great natural and inexpensive alternative to Drano. The kids will have a blast watching the reaction from baking soda, and vinegar inside your drain from this DIY Drano Recipe

DIY Drano Alternative

DIY Drano Recipe


  • 1/2 cup of baking soda
  • 1 cup of distilled white vinegar
  • Boiling hot water – about 4 cups

Now, here we go:

  • I am sparing you my “Before” photo of my clogged sink
  • Pull your Sink Stopper out of the drain hole – If it doesn’t come out, then you’ll have to shove the baking soda into the space you have
  • First, see if you can pull anything obvious out of your drain, that might be clogging it
  • DIY Drano Alternative
  • Then pour the baking soda into the drain
  • DIY Drano Alternative
  • Add the vinegar
  • Let sit for up to an hour – at least 45 minutes – it’s doing its magic!
  • DIY Drano Alternative
  • Pour the hot water into the drain, and watch the clean water swirl down into the pipe! Magic!

~Melissa – – party ideas, fun foods, crafts, recipes, home and garden, fun things to do with your family!


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