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Niagara Toilet Troubleshooting & Repair Guide

Niagara Toilet

Niagara Toilets are fairly simple to diagnose and repair. If your Niagara toilet is running, you will need to check to see if the flapper is leaking, or the fill-valve is over-flowing, or the if the flush valve has a leak. Leaky, running Niagara toilets can waste a fortune in water waste, if left unattended for too long. If the Niagara toilet is leaking from […]

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Eljer Toilet Troubleshooting & Repair Guide

Eljer Toilet

Eljer Toilets are fairly simple to diagnose and repair. If your Eljer toilet is running, you will need to check to see if the flapper is leaking, or the fill-valve is over-flowing, or the if the flush valve has a leak. Leaky, running Eljer toilets can waste a fortune in water waste, if left unattended for too long. If the Eljer toilet is leaking from […]

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Gerber Toilet Troubleshooting & Repair Guide

Gerber Toilet

Gerber Toilets like the Maxwell, Ultra Flush, Viper or the Avalanche are fairly simple to diagnose and repair. If your Gerber toilet is running, you will need to check to see if the flapper is leaking, or the fill-valve is over-flowing, or the if the flush valve has a leak. Leaky, running Gerber toilets can waste a fortune in water waste, if left unattended for […]

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Briggs Toilet Troubleshooting & Repair Guide

Briggs Toilet

Briggs Toilets are fairly simple to diagnose and repair. If your Briggs toilet is running, you will need to check to see if the flapper is leaking, or the fill-valve is over-flowing, or the if the flush valve has a leak. Leaky, running Briggs toilets can waste a fortune in water waste, if left unattended for too long. If the Briggs toilet is leaking from […]

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Kohler One Piece Toilet Troubleshooting & Repair Guide

Kohler One Piece Toilet

Kohler one piece toilets came into fashion in the late 1970s and became wildly popular in high end homes as designer showpieces in the 1980s. If you have a higher end home built around the 1980s, chances are high that you have Kohler one piece toilets installed in your home. Kohler model designs that use the one piece style are the Kohler Rialto, the Kohler […]

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Caroma Toilet Troubleshooting & Repair Guide

Caroma Toilet

Caroma Toilets are fairly simple to diagnose and repair. Caroma makes strong flushing toilets and in this guide will discuss troubleshooting & repair. If your Caroma toilet is running, you will need to check to see if the flapper is leaking, or the fill-valve is over-flowing, or the if the flush valve has a leak. Leaky, running Caroma toilets can waste a fortune in water […]

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Kohler memoirs Toilet

memoir

I have the classic Kohler Memoirs toilet in my house. I chose it not because of function, as much as design. I have always liked the classic square look of this design, both on the toilet lid and the base. So far I am quite happy with it. It has only clogged once, although I must admit this toilet is not the strongest flushing unit […]

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How to replace a toilet flapper

toilet flapper

Did you know that if your toilet flapper is bad, that you could be wasting hundreds of gallons of water a day! So if you hear your toilet running at night or even during the day, you should call a licensed plumber to repair and rebuild the internal parts of your toilet. The toilet flapper is that part of the toilet tank that opens and […]

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Replacing a toilet flush valve

flush-valve

If the toilet tank flapper has been replaced, but your tank still seems to be mysteriously losing water, it could be that the toilet flush valve has gone bad and needs to be replaced. The flush valve is the part where the tank flapper seals and is where the water flushes from the tank to the bowl. It is much more common that the toilet […]

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Crane Toilet Troubleshooting & Repair Guide

crane toilet flapper

Crane Toilets are fairly simple to diagnose and repair. Crane has made toilets and plumbing fixtures for over a century and there are a lot of Crane toilets out there. If your Crane toilet is running, you will need to check to see if the flapper is leaking, or the fill-valve is over-flowing, or the if the flush valve has a leak. Leaky, running Crane […]

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