How do I use an auger to unstop a toilet?

Answer Hold the auger tube in one hand while pulling the handle out, in order to retract the auger cable into the tube. Insert the cable end into the toilet bowl drain, with the auger's curved sleeve firm... Read More »

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What is a toilet auger?

A toilet auger sounds like a scary object, but it's really a simple tool used to unclog pipes and, more specifically, toilets.Function and FeaturesA toilet auger is designed to reach into pipes and... Read More »

How to Unclog a Toilet With an Auger?

An auger is a hand-held tool used for clearing a clogged toilet when a plunger is unable to do the job. Also known as closet augers, toilet augers can be purchased at hardware stores, plumbing spec... Read More »

How do I unstop clogs?

Hot Water and ChemicalsRun the hottest tap water for 10 minutes. This may open up a drain that is only partially clogged. If this does not work, pour a liquid chemical to help unstop clogs down you... Read More »

How do i unstop a commode line?

Use a PlungerFlush the commode (commonly known as a toilet) to fill the bowl with water. Place a plunger into the bottom of the bowl, covering the drain, and pump it several times. Remove the plung... Read More »