Matu Collins wrote:Things have taken an icky turn. There is a horrible smelling oil dripping out of my kitchen ceiling. Has something been rendering? It's under a cabinet in my bathroom which is above the kitchen. We have examined the house from every angle and can't figure out how to get to the spot!
R Scott wrote:Well, if oil is coming through the drywall in the ceiling, you will probably have to cut it out to patch it anyway....
Murder plastic the whole floor and hazmat suit on the person doing the cutting. 100% coverage of face and eyes!!!
you will want to clean the wood with borax and then bleach to get as much of that oil out of the wood.