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Reliable Toilet Repair, Replacement and Installation in Boston
Any problems with your toilet can cause major disruptions in your daily life, so it's critical that you have them repaired as soon as possible by an expert toilet repair and installation specialist in Boston.
Whatever issues you are having with your toilet, the Boston toilet repair and installation professionals at Home Mechanics will be able to quickly and accurately diagnose and repair the problem. Before we consider our work completed, we will ensure that your toilet is in the best possible condition.
Because we understand how important your plumbing system and toilet are to your home and daily life, our licensed and experienced toilet repair experts will repair leaking toilets and provide you with the best workmanship possible. We can handle a leaky toilet, a problem with your fill valve or toilet flapper, a clogged toilet that a plunger won't unclog, or a problem with the tank or bowl quickly and professionally.
Broken toilets don't stand a chance against our team of experts! Allow us to solve all the toilet problems by contacting Home Mechanics for toilet repairs in Boston today.
Signs of a Leaking Toilet
You might hear bubbling or groaning sounds coming from beneath your toilet or inside your toilet tank.
Water on the Bathroom Floor
Leaks cause bathroom floors to remain wet after use, and finding your bathroom floor filled with water means it's time to repair the leaking toilet.
Uneven Floor or Tile
A slow leak is likely if you notice a bump in your flooring or tiles coming up around your toilet. A broken toilet flange is also possible.
Moldy or Sewer Gas Smells
A toilet leak will frequently leave a foul odor in your bathroom. If you notice any of these symptoms, contact our professionals for plumbing services in Boston immediately. We'll inspect your toilet to determine the source and location of the leak, and then we'll fix it. If you leave a leak untreated, you will need more extensive repairs in the future.
Clogged Toilet Repair
Dealing with a clogged toilet can be a messy and inconvenient experience. Clogs can prevent your toilet in Boston from flushing or draining. Our toilet repair experts in Boston can assist you in removing any type of clog or blockage from your toilet.
Toilet Replacement or Installation
Home Mechanics can quickly and easily install an efficient and comfortable toilet that saves water and lowers your monthly water bills. We are pleased to offer toilet seat installation from a variety of reputable manufacturers.
Running Toilet Repair
Running toilets waste a lot of water, which can add up to significant utility costs over time. If you hear water running in your toilet after flushing for an extended period of time, you most likely have a leak that needs to be repaired. Our professional Boston plumbers can diagnose the issue and repair your leaking toilet or replace it if need be.
Older toilets, especially those manufactured before 1994, typically use 3.5 gallons or more per flush. Newer models use only 1.6 gallons of water per flush while providing the same flushing power. Newer toilet designs are more environmentally friendly, with dual flushing systems that use only 0.9 gallons per flush.
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FAQ / Tips
If you hear any unexplained noises from your toilet when it is not in use, it’s likely that you have a leak. There are a few ways you can determine if your toilet is leaking. First, check the rubber flapper in the toilet to make sure that it is not corroded or otherwise damaged. Next, make sure that the water level in the toilet tank is not overflowing via the overflow pipe. Finally, you can check for leaks by adding a few drops of food coloring into the tank of the toilet and observing whether or not the water in the bowl changes color. Whatever the case, a leaking toilet is a cause for concern as it not only wastes water, it can also cost you hundreds of dollars throughout the year. Whether you simply need to have a part replaced or you need extensive repairs, it’s always best to trust a professional plumber.
Never flush anything down the toilet that shouldn’t be flushed, including baby wipes, paper towels, or feminine products. If a foreign item falls into the toilet, such as a toy or hairbrush, do not flush it. Furthermore, try to avoid using excess toilet paper as this can lead to clogs.
The time it takes to complete toilet repairs can vary depending on the severity of the issue and its complexity. A simple crack on the overflow pipe, waste pipe, or cistern can be filled in less than an hour, but the sealant takes a day to cure. More complex repairs can take an entire day at most. You can ask your hired plumber to know exactly how much time is needed for the service.