The toilet is one of the most basic necessities in any home. It has to be taken care of properly to ensure that it’s always in top condition. A faulty toilet can cause a lot of problems and waste a lot of water. Just like in anything, it’s best to address a problem once you spot it to prevent it from getting worse.
To help you determine the condition of your toilet, here are some signs you may want to watch out for:
Granite Bay plumbers refer to the intermittent and spontaneous refilling of a toilet as “phantom flushes.” This happens when you hear a periodic refilling as if someone flushed the toilet. This is often caused by a faulty flapper. To check the flapper, you can drain the tank and bowl. Inspect the flapper seat and clean it if necessary.