No, it is not a sign that you need to go on a Jenny Craig diet. Cracking is a very common thing to happen. It happens because either your toilet is getting a little older or it encountered some impact. Usually, if your toilet has a crack we recommend a brand new toilet. But, do not get all cracked-up about it (haha). There are a couple things you can do to solve the tectonic shift that happened on your toilet.
There is a way to fix your toilet at home. But, as always, if you feel uncomfortable with the state of your toilet..Call Carter’s My Plumber to do the job (317)-589-9999. We can also replace your cracked toilet with a brand new one as well.
How to Fix a Cracked Toilet Base
If there is a minor hairline fracture. Then you can fix the crack with some putty/sealant. These products can be bought in majority of all hardware stores.
Before you apply anything, make sure you turn off the water to to the toilet and drain the tank as well.
You can drain the tank by turning off the water and then holding down the flush handle. If that does not completely flush it you can us an EMPTY wet/dry shop-vac.
Then apply the putty/sealant and it let dry.
How to Fix a Cracked Toilet Bowl
How to Fix a Cracked Toilet Tank
Again, if the tank has a crack and there is water puddles all over the bathroom floor. Then I recommend you buy a new toilet because odds are the crack if to big.
But, if you feel that it is a very thin crack you can apply putty/sealant. Make sure you follow the instructions above to attempt it.
Replace your Cracked Toilet
If the crack is too big and if replacing your toilet is too big of a job for you to do. Then give Carter’s My Plumber a call!
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