Do you find yourself washing the dishes after your dishwasher does? It may be because your dishwasher’s drain valve is clogged by debris. The valve should only open during the draining cycle. But if it is clogged, it will let water out during the wash cycle, too. So, listen carefully — if you hear water flowing into the sink during the wash cycle — the drain valve is clogged and needs attention.
About Tom Kraeutler
Tom is the Host, Founder and Chief Home Improvement Evangelist of The Money Pit. He is a hands-on home improvement broadcast journalist and the kind of guy homeowners want to call at midnight -- when their basement floods!
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