How do I know if a toilet wax ring is bad?

Answer The wax ring on your toilet is a seal between the pipe that goes to your sewer line or septic tank and your toilet. Wax rings are quite durable, but occasionally must be replaced if the toilet has ... Read More »

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Why are public toilet seats "U" shaped and toilet seats in private homes are a closed ring shaped?

The "U" shape is used in public places for the safety fof the health inspector. This way he won't choke if the lid slams down while he is drinking.

How do i put a wax ring on a toilet?

Disconnect and Drain the ToiletShut off the toilet water supply and remove the toilet tank lid. Flush the toilet, holding the handle down to allow as much water as possible to drain. Absorb the rem... Read More »

Where does a ring go if you flush it down the toilet?

AnswerDepending on where you live if you live in the country you most likely have a septic tank that's where it is. If you live in the city you have a sewer system and that's where it is. But you m... Read More »

How do I change a toilet wax ring?

Remove the ToiletShut off the toilet's water supply, remove the tank lid and flush the toilet. Absorb any remaining water with a towel. Disconnect the supply hose from the water supply valve, using... Read More »