How to Stop a Running Toilet

Get a stronger flush—and a lower water bill

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Pliers

You'll also need cutting pliers and rubber gloves.

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Toilet flapper
  • Replacement fill valve