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Common Toilet Issues You Can Repair Yourself

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Your toilet handles quite a bit, and so it will have a few issues along the way. A clog, broken handle or chain, or even a stuck flange are just a few common issues your commode may experience. These are fairly quick and easy repairs that the most novice homeowner can fix. See below for instructions on how to make these and a few other repairs to the most popular seat in the house.…

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Three DIY Plumbing Mistakes To Avoid

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Attempting your own plumbing repairs can be an excellent way to save money when things go right, but when they go wrong the attempted repair can cost you much more in the long run. Being aware of the following mistakes can help you avoid a DIY disaster. #1: Mixing materials When it comes to plumbing pipes you will run into two majorly different materials – plastic and metal. Plastic pipes are typically made of PVC or PEX.…

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Clearing A Toilet Clog: It Is Not As Difficult As You Think

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Toilet clogs are fairly common. They happen because someone’s bowel movements are too large to pass through the U-shaped trap, or because someone has used too much toilet paper. You can clear a toilet clog on your own, if you are so inclined. (Some people are, because they want to avoid the embarrassment of calling a plumber.) Here is what you can attempt prior to calling professional plumbing services. Plunger…

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