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Replacing Your Toilet

Posted by Monica Levy on Aug 7, 2018 10:50:40 AM

Your toilet, like anything else in your home, needs to be replaced over time. However, people are often unsure when a new toilet is needed or when a simple fix is possible. While toilets themselves tend to last a while, their individual parts tend to need maintenance often. Here are some signs that you may need to replace your toilet:

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Tags: toilet leak, toilet supply line, toilet supply line leaks, toilet flapper leak

How to Unclog a Toilet, The Right Way!

Posted by Monica Levy on Aug 7, 2018 9:48:24 AM

Many of us own a plunger, and know how to use it if need be. However, what many don't know is that while using a plunger or other method to unclog your toilet, there are certain things you need to be aware of. Knowing how to properly unclog your toilet will save you from creating a larger problem in your toilet.

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Tags: toilet supply line leaks, toilet tank leak, toilet flapper leak, toilet leak

What You Know & Don't Know About Your Toilet

Posted by Monica Levy on Aug 7, 2018 9:48:06 AM

If you're reading this article, or exist in the 21st century, chances are you have a toilet. Most people know general facts about their toilet, like how to use it and how to clean it. However, few people understand how their toilet actually works. The way a toilet works is fairly simple:

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Tags: toilet leak, toilet supply line, toilet supply line failure, toilet flapper leak

Choosing the Right Toilet Flapper

Posted by Monica Levy on Aug 7, 2018 9:47:45 AM

Ensuring you have the correct toilet flapper installed is vital, as it will help prevent leaks in your bathroom. If an incorrect or ill-fitting toilet flapper is installed, your toilet can not only leak and waste water, but it can cost you money as well. When visiting a home improvement store you will find a daunting variety of toilet flappers, so it is essential that you know how to purchase the right one. If the wrong toilet flapper is installed, your toilet will not flush properly, or may use more water than designed to.

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Tags: toilet leak, toilet tank leak, toilet flapper leak, home protection

Common Toilet Problems & Solutions

Posted by Monica Levy on Aug 7, 2018 9:47:19 AM

Some of the top plumbing problems homeowner's face have to do with an extremely integral part of the home, the toilet. Most homes have multiple toilets, meaning that the risk of water damage from a toilet is twice or even three times as likely. To add to that, there are a number of different things that can go wrong with your toilet. Keep reading to learn more about common toilet issues and how to fix them!

Or, click here to learn more about How Your Toilet Works.

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Tags: toilet leak, toilet supply line leaks, toilet supply line failure, toilet flapper leak

How to Fix a Leaky Toilet Flapper

Posted by Monica Levy on Jul 30, 2018 11:18:28 AM

Compared to other leaks that can happen in your home, a toilet flapper leak is one that will cause a good deal of frustration. The steady trickle of water you hear when the bathroom hasn't been used in hours will not only waste water, but money too. Keep reading to learn more about how easy it is to replace a leaky toilet flapper!

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How to Address and Repair Leaky Toilets

Posted by Nicole Platt on Feb 12, 2018 7:06:13 PM

WHAT ARE THE CAUSES?

Flooded basements and moisture where it shouldn’t be are obvious signs of a leak. However, leaks that can go easily undetected can be just as, if not more, costly to your wallet. If your toilet is flushing for no reason or you hear a constant stream of water, you may have an issue with the flapper in your toilet. If you suspect you have a leak related to your toilet flapper, it could be from a variety of reasons.

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