Do you have a leaky toilet in the Dallas area? Does the water run continuously? Not only are these problems annoying, but they are also costly.
The entire porcelain component of the toilet is very durable and can last a lifetime, as long as it has not been cracked. However, with normal wear and teat, the other components of the toilet will eventually give out and require replacement or repair. The tank of the toilet contains the most parts that are susceptible to damage. The parts are: the fill valve, flush valve, filler float, overflow tube, handle, pull rod, and tank flapper. However, these parts are not the only components that cause problems with the toilet. In some cases, faulty Dallas pipes may cause a toilet to work properly. The main line is set up to transport waste from the home to the sewer or septic system. If it is clogged, it can cause the toilet to leak from its base. Professional plumbing service to snake or jet the main line will be required to fix it. Metro-Flow Plumbing of Dallas has the right tools and know-how to get your problem solved efficiently and satisfactorily. Metro-Flow Plumbing is your toilet specialist!
The appliance that consumes the most water in the home is the toilet, which accounts for nearly 27% of residential indoor water use! We are concerned about saving you time, money and from additional inconveniences. Metro-Flow Plumbing in Dallas offers our clients a simple and sensible option of having a low flush toilet installed. It's conserves water and easy to install! This environmentally friendly toilet operates using only 1.6 gallons or less per flush. A standard toilet can use anywhere between 3.5 to 7.5 gallons per flush. After doing the math, you can see that a low flush toilet can conserve up to 18,000 gallons of water per year!
Common Toilet Problems
Problem: Water Is Leaking From the Base of the Toilet
A troublesome leak at the base of your toilet in Dallas may simply be the result of a loose wax ring caused by a broken toilet flange. It could also be by a main line stoppage, which means the main sewer line is clogged and the entire drainage system will not operating correctly. Other clogged pipes in your home may also be the culprit. Metro-Flow Plumbing in Dallas is equipped with the latest technology to discover which of these is causing your leak. Our plumbing technicians can search out hidden clogs with our high tech equipment. If needed, our expert Dallas plumbers can perform a free camera video inspection. Our video inspections let us to get a clear picture of what's causing the stoppage without damaging your home.
Problem: Leaks from the Supply Line
Immediate action is required to prevent extensive damage once a leak coming from your Dallas pipes has been detected. Small leaks can quickly turn into bigger leaks that can cause extensive water damage in your home. If the source of the problem is not dealt with, it could cause thousands of dollars worth of damage. The best solution is to take preventative measures. Our handy Dallas plumbers can thoroughly check the supply lines of all your fixtures and determine what condition you plumbing is in.
Problem: Toilet Is Not Flushing Properly
Over time, all toilets in Dallas will end up flushing slower due to a buildup of mineral deposits due to the hard water content. Dallas’ hard water tends to have a high level of minerals. Some self-qualified home repairmen suggest using muriatic acid to cleanse the plumbing system, but muriatic acid is a very dangerous chemical. Muriatic acid is highly corrosive, toxic, and gives off extremely dangerous fumes. A very harmful accident can easily happen with only one wrong move. It is strongly recommend that you turn to us to provide you with qualified assistance from one of our trained Dallas plumbing technicians. Our technicians are carefully instructed in the proper use of toxins and will, without risk to you or your loved ones, solve your problems.
Problem: Toilet Is Wobbly
It’s most likely that the cause of a wobbly toilet is an unleveled floor. A local Dallas Metro-Flow plumber can quickly fix this problem by repairing the flange, adding shims, and grouting the base of the toilet. We can rebuild the solid foundation a toilet is dependent on.
Problem: Water in the Toilet Keeps Running
A faulty flush valve, float, handle or tank flapper usually causes this problem. Metro-Flow Plumbing's service technicians can resolve your problem and have your toilet back in proper working order in no time.