Forum Title: Tips For Working Under A Deep Kitchen Sink
Any tips for working under a deep kitchen sink? Several years ago I had to replace a sprayer hose and it was a struggle. The sprayer hose connection did not swivel so the entire hose had to rotate as I tightened it. Also, I didn't have an open end ratcheting wrench and had to keep repositioning it as the swing space was limited. I bought a set of ratcheting wrenches the next day. The hose is leaking again....haven't checked to see if it just loosened or the hose itself has split. It's a Rohl and pricey. The hose is braided....I would have thought it would have lasted more than a few years. I'm not looking forwarded to getting under there again and hoping somebody has some good ideas other than hiring somebody else to do the work.
Category: Plumber Post By: TERRANCE NEWTON (Longmont, CO), 04/09/2017

Any sink with limited access can be a bear. Sometimes I have had to remove the disposal and drain to get back up in behind the sink.

- JOANNE GARRETT (Plano, TX), 09/22/2017

Quote: Originally Posted by plumb_bob_square_pants My trick is to find the smallest helper we have and have him crawl under there. I'm fairly thin (145 lbs) anybody smaller would be one of the kids. I have them rotate the hose while I tighten the connection. Would have been nice if the connection swiveled instead of the entire thing rotating at the same time.

- MARSHA LOVE (Grand Island, NE), 09/26/2017

My trick is to find the smallest helper we have and have him crawl under there.😁

- DWIGHT LOVE (San Marcos, CA), 09/27/2017

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