Plumbing Tips & Tricks
February 8, 2016 in Pro Tips
- To unplug your toilet make sure the bowel is half full of water, submerge the plunger below the water and place directly over the toilet drain creating a seal against the bowl, push forcefully 2 to 3 times or until clog is removed, when the water in the bowel drains flush your toilet 2 to 3 times to clear the drain sufficiently.
- Make sure all exterior garden hoses are disconnected from outside frost-free taps for winter months.
- Preventative maintenance will save considerable cost over time.
- Know where the power disconnects and water shutoffs are located.