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i had the same prob. and found...

Posted by Ron on December 19th, 2002 11:42 PM
In reply to Sewer Gas by Matt on December 19th, 2002 03:47 PM [Go to top of thread]

some floor drains have traps in them that trap water and stops sewer gases from escaping...however I found that my floor drain actually had a float ball as well, this float had ruptured and instead of floating, sank and allowed gas to escape. I do know the only way to get the smell is that there is no trap, trap leaks, or maybe my problem...went through a few plumbers before one finally repaired it.

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