Toilet Repair

Avoid expensive plumber bills when your toilet needs repair. We will show you how to fix any toilet problem yourself. It’s easier than you think!

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  • 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 Install a Toilet

  • Installing a toilet is a lot faster and cheaper than hiring a plumber. The Family Handyman editor, Les Zell, shows you how to install a toilet…

  • 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.

  • Fixing a Double Flushing Toilet

  • If your toilet doesn't flush as well as it used to, there's a good chance that lime deposits are building up in the rinse holes and…

  • How to Clean a Sluggish Toilet

  • If you have hard water, mineral deposits can accumulate in the rinse holes around the rim of the toilet, causing a weak flush. The fix is…

  • How to Stop a Running Toilet

  • Learn the simple four-step strategy that solves 95 percent of toilet flush problems. Stop water from constantly running, give a wimpy flush a…

  • 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.

  • Parts of a Toilet

  • Toilets have moving parts, and moving parts wear out or break. If your toilet won't stop running, try repairing or replacing these key parts of…

  • 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 Remove a Toilet

  • If you’ve never pulled a toilet, don’t worry it’s very simple. You can remove it yourself in about 15 minutes. The Family Handyman editor, Les…

  • 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,…

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