Toilet Repair projects
Signs of Poorly Vented Plumbing Drain Lines
Solution to a bubbling toilet and sudden water level changes in the toilet bowl. Both indicate an air-venting problem in the drain system.
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…
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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 Fix a Toilet That Won't Flush Well
If your expensive new toilet won't flush properly and the contractor is giving you the runaround, climb up on the roof and check the vent pipe.
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 Tighten Water Supply Line Connectors
Hand-tightened compression nuts for water supply lines always seem to need an extra turn with pliers. But a big part of the problem is…
Things You Should Never Flush Down Your Toilet
Your average toilet flush may handle a lot of natural waste - and toilet paper - but it isn't designed to handle anything else. The best way to…