What is a toilet auger?

Answer 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 »

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How do I use an auger to unstop a toilet?

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 »

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 »

What is an auger bit?

Auger bits come in varying lengths and sizes, and have many uses. Most commonly, auger bits are used to bore wide-diameter holes in wood. Auger bits are effective in drilling very deep holes, as we... Read More »

What is a hand auger?

A hand auger is a hand tool used to bore holes in a structure or object. Hand augers have countless applications; plumbers use hand augers to unclog toilets, craftsmen use augers to create holes in... Read More »