Toilet Repair projects
How to Improve Toilet Performance
Fight back against toilets that don't flush. Learn the pros and cons of “gravity flush,” “pressure assist” and…
How to Repair a Leaking Toilet
Fix the 4 most common causes of leaks under the toilet. With the right parts it's easier (and cheaper) than you think.
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How to Fix a Running Toilet
Fixing a running toilet is a lot easier than you might think. In this article, we'll show you how to identify and solve the problem. Don't be…
How to Fix a Clogged Toilet
Clogged toilet? No problem. With a little practice, even a home repair rookie can get most clogged toilets back up and running in minutes,…
Fix a Running Toilet
If you've tried a new flapper to fix your running toilet and it still runs don’t give up hope. Here's a fix that's sure to work.
How to Caulk a Toilet to a Floor
A master plumber shares his secrets for setting toilets on tile floors. The key is getting a good caulk seal between the toilet and the floor,…
How to Remove a Toilet
You can remove it yourself in about 15 minutes. The Family Handyman editor, Les Zell, shows you how to remove a toilet and tells you what you…
Toilet Seat Repair: Keep Your Seat Tight
Tighten a loose or wiggly toilet seat with inexpensive rubber bushings and seat stabilizers. It’s a 15-minute fix that'll last for years.
How to Replace a Toilet
Whether you're installing a better-flushing toilet or resetting the old one after remodeling, these tips will help you do it faster and with…
Toilet Seat Replacement
How to replace a toilet seat when the bolts won’t come off. Tricks and techniques to get the job done quickly and easily.
Replacing a Rotted Floor Under the Toilet
Minor wood rot around a toilet flange doesn’t always mean you have to replace the subfloor. Solve the problem with a metal flange support…