Rooto Crystals ousehold Lye Drain Opener (1030)- 12 Pack

Item no: 4239216 | 037904103025
$53.88
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  • 16 oz.
  • For use in sinks, tubs, and any small drain
  • Bottle


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Rooto Crystals ousehold Lye Drain Opener (1030)
 
5.0

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (7)
  • Good power output (7)
  • Efficient (6)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Soap making (4)
    • Cleaning (3)
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      • Casual cleaner (5)

    Reviewed by 14 customers

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    5.0

    Rooto is 100% Sodium Hydroxide.

    By Malaperth

    from Berwick, ME

    About Me Professional

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Quality Materials
    • Soap Making

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Big Jobs
      • Cleans Any Drain Clog
      • Inside
      • Outside
      • Small Jobs
      • Soap Making

      Comments about Rooto Crystals ousehold Lye Drain Opener (1030):

      Rooto Drain Cleaner is 100% Sodium Hydroxide and if you have an Ace Hardware near you, I have not found a cheaper price for NaOH for use in soapmaking once you add in shipping charges from an internet company. Go Ace!!!

       
      5.0

      Great product

      By Janet Marie

      from LaCrosse, WI

      About Me Meticulous Cleaner

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy to Use
      • Efficient
      • Powerful
      • Simple Instructions

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Drain Opener

        Comments about Rooto Crystals ousehold Lye Drain Opener (1030):

        using rooto as directed always opens slow drains and has never harmed pipes etc.

        (4 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Works great!

        By John

        from South Carolina

        About Me Casual Cleaner

        Pros

        • Easy to Use
        • Efficient
        • Powerful

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Cleaning
          • Home

          Comments about Rooto Crystals ousehold Lye Drain Opener (1030):

          I've recently started buying old, cast iron skillets and restoring them so that I can use them again. One of the issues with old cast iron is years and years of baked on crud. After researching it, I found out that a lot of people are using lye baths in order to remove these layers of crud. You mix one pound of lye into 5 gallons of water and let the skillet soak in the solution for several days. Whatever crud is still left on it should come off easily. Just remember to neutralize the lye in a 50/50 mixture of vinegar and water. Then scrub it all off with lots of dishwashing soap and hot water, dry it, and start the seasoning process to restore that 100 year old skillet to like new condition.

          (6 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Watch out for in-store pricing!

          By Paul

          from Sparta, TN

          Verified Reviewer

          Comments about Rooto Crystals ousehold Lye Drain Opener (1030):

          My wife uses this for soap making. Our local Ace Hardware carries this, but their price for a single 1-lb. bottle is one-third of the case price for twelve one pounders. I expected some up-charge for less than a case lot, but over triple the price is profiteering in my book.

          (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          I am so happy

          By Jessica

          from Piqua,Ohio

          About Me Casual Cleaner

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • Cp Soap Making
          • Easy to Use
          • Efficient
          • Powerful
          • Simple Instructions

          Cons

          • None

          Best Uses

          • Cp Hp Soap Making

          Comments about Rooto Crystals ousehold Lye Drain Opener (1030):

          I Love that this is local and thanks fellow soap makers for making a review so I knew It's pure Lye!! Thanks to the lady @ the Piqua Oh store who was so sweet when I called today and went and price checked for me without asking.Lastly thanks Ace Hardware for carrying this product.I am so happy thanks...

          Jessica from Ohio

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Product received and works as advertised

          By Cedarpete

          from Gainesville, Missouri

          About Me Casual Cleaner

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy to Use

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Cleaning

            Comments about Rooto Crystals ousehold Lye Drain Opener (1030):

            Product used in making lye soap. Thank you ace for being there. This product gets harder and harder to get.

            (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Perfect for cold soap making

            By THE SOAP MAN

            from ARIZONA

            Pros

            • Easy to Use
            • Efficient
            • Powerful
            • Soap Making

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Soap making

              Comments about Rooto Crystals ousehold Lye Drain Opener (1030):

              This is a lifesaver. As a soap maker it costs a fortune to purchase online and have shipped. Now we just go to our local Ace Hardware and buy a few bottles at a time. Good and fair price. WE LOVE YOU ACE HARDWARE!

              (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Great for Soapmaking

              By Dorothy

              from Kansas

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • 100 Sodium Hydroxide

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Rooto Crystals ousehold Lye Drain Opener (1030):

                  Just what you need to make cold process soap. And the shipping is free to your local Ace! Will make lots of soap.

                   
                  5.0

                  Great for soap

                  By David

                  from Anniston, AL

                  Pros

                  • Efficient

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Soap making

                    Comments about Rooto Crystals ousehold Lye Drain Opener (1030):

                    Ace is the only place in town that sells this. I hope they never stop or go out of business. That would spell trouble for a lot of soap makers.

                    (26 of 26 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    This is the stuff for soap making!

                    By Carl

                    from Hilo, Hawaii

                    Pros

                    • Powerful

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Cleaning

                      Comments about Rooto Crystals ousehold Lye Drain Opener (1030):

                      For all of you soap makers out there looking for lye - caustic soda - NaOH, this is it. 100% lye. It makes great soap!

                      (18 of 19 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      life saver

                      By lisa

                      from ardmore ok

                      Pros

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Soap making

                          Comments about Rooto Crystals ousehold Lye Drain Opener (1030):

                          This is the best to make soap. Im so happy ACE still has this.

                          (33 of 33 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          5.0

                          soap maker

                          By MaryAnn

                          from Rio Rancho, NM

                          About Me Casual Cleaner

                          Pros

                          • Easy to Use
                          • Powerful

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                              Comments about Rooto Crystals ousehold Lye Drain Opener (1030):

                              Ace is the only local place I've found that carries pure sodium hydroxide. Saves me a lot of money in my soap-making hobby/business, because it is expensive to have shipped. Also, I like being able to buy it in 1 pound quantities. I don't like the idea of having a big container of it stored in my home.

                              (55 of 57 customers found this review helpful)

                               
                              5.0

                              Perfect for Cold Process Soap

                              By Audrey

                              from Kennesaw, GA

                              About Me Casual Cleaner

                              Pros

                              • 100 Sodium Hydroxide
                              • Efficient
                              • Powerful

                              Cons

                              • Very Caustic

                              Best Uses

                              • Making Soap

                              Comments about Rooto Crystals ousehold Lye Drain Opener (1030):

                              I am so glad Ace Hardware sells this. Since [...] stopped carrying Roebic crystals, I thought I would have to ship in all my lye for soapmaking. NOPE! Ace to the rescue. Now I can get my NaOH for [$] a pound and it's just down the street. I can pick it up with the rest of my soap supplies.

                              (21 of 24 customers found this review helpful)

                               
                              5.0

                              Works great!

                              By ASU fan

                              from California

                              Pros

                              • Works fast

                              Cons

                              • Extra precaution needed

                              Best Uses

                              • Sinks and tubs

                              Comments about Rooto Crystals ousehold Lye Drain Opener (1030):

                              Cheap, fast drain opener. Just pour some crystals down the drain and add a little water. No more clog! Wear rubber gloves because this stuff WILL burn your skin.

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