Here are the signs that you should get a toilet replacement:
Built-Up Mineral Deposits
Does your home have hard water issues? If that’s the case, the minerals in the water might build up in the inlet holes or siphon tube. The buildup can make your toilet inefficient by preventing the water from flowing effectively. You might be able to chip away the buildups, but it may not always work, and you’ll have to get a new toilet. If this is a problem, you might want to get a water softener installed to keep this from happening.
If your toilet needs frequent repairs, it might be time to replace it. All those repair bills can add up, and it might be less expensive to simply buy a new one. Similarly, if your toilet requires multiple repairs at once, it might be cheaper to replace it. Talk with your plumber to determine if a new toilet is the best option.
A wobbling toilet might just have some screws loose. If that’s the problem, a plumber can easily fix it for you. However, wobbling can represent a bigger problem. The floor beneath the toilet might be rotting or damaged by water. Either way, call a plumber if you notice your toilet wobbling.
If you have an older toilet, it might so happen that it works just fine. However, it’s very likely not as efficient as newer models. Buying a newer toilet can help you save water and money in the long run.
Are you concerned about how much money you’re spending on water bills? If so, it might be worth considering a more water-efficient model. The average toilet uses three to five gallons of water per flush, while a low-flush model only uses about two. If your toilet gets a lot of use or you’re environmentally conscious, it might be a good idea to replace your toilet.
If your toilet is heavily scratched, you might want to get a new toilet for cosmetic reasons. All those scratches can make it difficult to keep your toilet clean. The damage is likely to show up on older toilets that have been scrubbed a lot over their lifespan. If you’re cleaning your toilet more than you should, it might be time for a replacement.
Why is Daniel’s Plumbing & Air Conditioning the best choice for My Plumbing Problems?
Daniel’s Plumbing & Air Conditioning has helped people since 2005. Getting your old toilet replaced with one of our newer models can save you plenty of money, both in repair bills and water bills. When we work with you, we make sure that you’re fully comfortable interacting with our team. In fact, we’ll send a picture of the service representative who’ll be helping you, so you know who’ll be knocking at your front door.
Call Daniel’s Plumbing & Air Conditioning at (512) 456-3570 if you need help with toilet repair in Austin!
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