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How to Deal with a Plumbing Emergency

Tim Flynn teaches you how to deal with a plumbing emergency, like how to close a water main pipe or toilet.

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    If your toilet handle sticks or your toilet won't flush, you may need to perform a little toilet maintenance and replace your old, faulty handle with a new one.

  2. How to Repair a Running Toilet

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    Is a constantly running toilet driving you mad? Don’t call the plumber until you try these simple adjustments.

  3. How to Fix a Toilet Tank

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    A toilet that keeps running or that won't flush properly can cost plenty of money while wasting water. Learn how to roll up your sleeves and fix the flushing mechanism with minimal effort.

  4. How to Fix a Leaky Toilet

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    Tim Flynn teaches you how to fix a leaky toilet in this plumbing repair video.

  1. Prevent Leaks With Pipe Dope

    A master plumber shares his simple secret to prevent leaks: back up pipe joints wrapped with Teflon tape by dabbing them with pipe dope.

  2. How to Improve Toilet Performance

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  4. Quiet Pipes With Pipe Straps

    Pipe straps can loosen over time, allowing pipes to creak and groan as water temperature changes, but you can stop this annoying chatter from the plumbing with a few screws.

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