Fixing a Slow Flushing Toilet

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Got a toilet that takes more than 3-4 seconds to flush? How about one that doesn’t completely flush? A slow or weak flush is a problem that thousands of homeowners face and there are a few reasons why it could be happening.  Not Enough Water In The Tank- If it seems like the water level in the tank is lower than where it should be, you may need to adjust the float to allow more water to enter. Since each …

Do You Have a Leaking Toilet?

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A leaking toilet can waste up to 200 gallons of water per day. That can add up to a significant increase in your utility bill. There’s a simple way you can check for a leak in your toilet.  Steps to check if your toilet is leaking: Remove the lid from the tank and drop around ten drops of food coloring into the water in the tank. Put the lid back on and wait around 15 minutes.  Then take a look …

Childproofing Your Toilet

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Whether you currently have young children or your children are now much older, you know that sometimes they are known to put things in places they don’t belong. One of the prime spots for kids to surprise their parents is with various plumbing fixtures from around the house. Whether it’s the bathroom sink or bathtub, something can always go wrong, especially when it comes to the toilet. If you’re looking to prevent a plumbing disaster from happening, here’s how to …

Cleaning Toilet Stains

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Sometimes toilet stains can be hard to get rid of. You can scrub and scrub, but somehow, they just stick around. We have an interesting way for you to remove that stain, however.  First, you’ll want to pick up some lemonade flavored Kool-Aid. Sounds weird, right? Well, as this drink is known for being tasty, it is also known for being an excellent cleaning agent.  The citric acid within the drink mix is what makes it work so well. And, …