From the Forum: Cleaning Out a Clogged Cast Iron Pipe

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    A drain pipe is clogged and a homeowner is wondering if clearing it is a DIY project or if a professional should be called. The cast iron pipe runs down an exterior wall and does have a cap that looks easy to remove for cleaning. Should the homeowner buy a snake and attempt the job?

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