Tag Archives: toilets

Toilet siphon

A toilet siphon or toilet syphon is the component in a toilet cistern which discharges the water from the cistern into the bowl, flushing the toilet. It is normally made out of plastic. Generally speaking, toilet cisterns operated by a … Continue reading

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Toilet constantly running: the 2 possible causes & how to fix

Toilet constantly running? There are only two possible causes: a faulty ball valve or a faulty flush valve. A faulty ball valve may also result in the toilet overflowing. Either way, a fault with either of these parts will result … Continue reading

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How to unblock a toilet: 6 different ways to unclog it

You can unblock a blocked toilet with a plunger, or hot water, caustic soda, rubber gloves, a coat hanger, or the toilet brush, depending on the type and location of the blockage. In this article, we’ll tell you how to … Continue reading

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Toilet won’t flush: 3 reasons why & how to fix

Toilet won’t flush? There are several possible reasons why nothing happens when you pull the lever or push the button on your loo. In this article, we’ll explain the common faults and how they can be fixed. Toilet won’t flush … Continue reading

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How to isolate a toilet cistern – overflow or maintenance

Need to isolate a toilet cistern? Whether your loo is overflowing and the ball valve won’t shut off, or you need to isolate the cistern for repair or maintenance, this guide has got you covered. Turn off the isolation valve … Continue reading

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