If your toilet starts acting up, you’re going to have a bad time.

Learning to spot the signs of trouble, how to take good care of your toilet, and what to do when things go wrong can help save you from a lot of headaches, and le

If you ever need help with toilet repair in the Castro Valley area, our plumbers are just around the corner.

Dripping Sound in Wall After Flushing Toilet: What it Means and What To Do

Hearing an unexpected dripping sound in your wall is both terrifying and frustrating. When this happens after flushing a toilet, you may frantically start searching for the cause of the sound. A pipe could have broken, there may be an issue with a joint, or there may be another cause for the sound. Once you [...]

By |2023-02-20T13:15:31+00:00February 20th, 2023|Pipes and Leaks, Toilets|

Why Can’t I Flush Baby Wipes Down the Toilet?

Flushing waste down the toilet can be an easy way to eliminate small, biodegradable items in our homes. And recently, we’ve had a surge in companies claiming that their baby wipes are flushable. But, are they? The answer is no. Despite what these manufacturers advertise, flushable baby wipes are a primary cause of sewer line [...]

By |2022-10-03T10:00:30+00:00October 3rd, 2022|Toilets|

Is a Running Toilet an Emergency?

When you’re not a plumber, it can be hard to know if your plumbing problem merits an afterhours emergency call to the professionals. A running toilet might be one such point of confusion for you. Thankfully, a running toilet is not an emergency. Even if the toilet that is running is clogged, and so water [...]

By |2022-04-21T20:52:24+00:00April 21st, 2022|Toilets|

Why Does My Toilet Randomly Run for a Few Seconds?

You’re standing in the bathroom, you haven’t used the toilet, but it starts running for a second, and then stops. What is going on? This problem is calleda phantom flush. Your toilet is wasting water and driving up your utility bill. There are simple fixes to this problem, but first, you need to understand what [...]

By |2022-10-10T19:24:33+00:00October 1st, 2020|Toilets|
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