Plumbing Tip From ThePlumbersWife

Plumbing Tip From ThePlumbersWife

You could save many hundreds of dollarsby taking care of overflowing and/or running toilets yourself. Take care of minor plumbing problems before they become something only professionals can solve.

Don't Be Afraid to Replace the Flapper Inside Your Toilet

A running toilet isn’t just a minor annoyance; is all that wasted water running down the drain might as well be your hard earned money. That’s why it is SO important to replace the flapper as soon as possible.

Worn flappers are a common cause of leaks between the toilet tank and bowl. And they only cost a few dollars! As a bonus, the package comes with easy-to-follow instructions for replacement.

  • Turn off the Water to your toilet.

  • Empty the tank.

  • Disconnect the bad flapper valve.

  • Connect the new flapper to the flush valve.

  • Adjust the chain length.

  • Test out the new flapper.

Tip of the Day. “You don’t have to Chase down the plumber to catch the Running Toilet” #ThePlumbersWife


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Dated: August 23rd 2018
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About Liz: Liz Abrams is co-founder and CEO of Abrams Realty. She and her Husband, Jim, Abrams, own and manage ...

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