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The Profitable Solution to Root Intrusion.

RootX comes in two convenient sizes to tackle root growth in pipes 4-6 inches and up to 100ft in length. Plumbers can choose between 2 or 4lb jars for either toilet or sewer cleanout applications.

RootX Application Chart

RootX Application Chart

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How to Use RootX

Plumber’s Guide for 2 & 4 lb RootX Square Jars with Funnel

 

 

Step 1: Select Jar size and tools

rootx how to plumber guide step 1 Select the appropriate RootX Funnel Jar for use:

  • A 2 lb. jar will treat approximately 50ft. of 4-inch pipe
  • A 4 lb. jar will treat approximately 100ft. of 4-inch pipe, or 75ft. of 6-inch pipe

Tools needed:

  • chemical-resistant gloves
  • chemical-resistant apron
  • 5-gallon bucket and clean water

Step 2: Attach the funnel

rootx how to plumber guide step 2

Unscrew round lid from top of container. Attach the mixing funnel/application by threading onto opening where the lid was in the square container.

Step 3: Mix RootX Components

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Grasp the bottom of the square container and the narrow end of the mixing funnel applicator (putting a gloved hand over the mixing funnel cap located at the narrow end of the mixing applicator). Rock the square container with the mixing funnel applicator attached, back and forth for approximately one minute—allowing the two dry components of RootX to flow into the funnel and back into the square container several times.

Step 4: Apply RootX

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After the solution is thoroughly mixed, remove the cap from the narrow end of the funnel applicator and pour the entire mixture of dry product through the funnel directly into a sewer cleanout or toilet bowl if a sewer cleanout is not available.

Step 5A: Sewer Cleanout Application

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Pour entire contents of RootX Funnel Jar into cleanout. Add 5-10 gallons of water into the cleanout to push the foam down through the sewer line.

Step 5B: Toilet Cleanout Application

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Flush the toilet and add the dry mixture into the toilet bowl as the water is going down the drain. Add 5 gallons of water to push foam down the toilet drain. To avoid overflow, use no more than 2lbs. for toilet application. .

For more detailed information on how to use RootX, download our Technical Data Sheet.

Step 6: Restrict Water Usage

Restrict water usage for 4-6 hours after application.