ANATOMY OF A TOILET Replacing a wax ring on a toilet isn't too difficult as long as we know in advance which part needs to be uninstalled. A huge time-sucking event happens when we either don't have the necessary tools or parts we need and we have to go out on multiple trips to get them. If the toilet hasn't been touched for over 5+ years, we probably should plan on … [Read more...] about Toilet Anatomy 101When Troubleshooting a Low Toilet Flange
I remodeled my bathroom last year that raised the floor level by 1.25". At that time, I used a double wax ring setup where I stacked an extra thick wax ring (with funnel) on top of a regular wax ring to solved the height issue. Fast forward a year later, I started to smell a faint sewer gas odor so I decided to take it apart and implement a more permanent solution. You may … [Read more...] about How to Fix a Low Toilet Flange
Low toilet flange is a common problem when installing a new (or in my case thicker mortar base). Unless your toilet is properly mated and sealed to the waste pipe, you may face problems related to sewer gas odor (it's very unhealthy and unpleasant) and/or fluid leaks. The purpose of this article is to review current products that may solve this … [Read more...] about Toilet Flange Too Low? Double Wax Ring or Extender Spacer Kit?