Friday, September 5, 2014
Looking into the Loo: Common Perth Plumbing Problems and Solutions
Many homeowners in Western Australia’s capital city find that of all the plumbing problems that they regularly encounter, loo troubles seem to be one of the most common, which can range from running toilet water to pipe leaks. Reputable Perth plumbing professionals from established companies like 13 Plumber Perth specialise in ridding your home of catastrophic, potentially costly plumbing issues, but did you know that there are simple fixes you can try yourself? Phantom Flushes Phantom flushes occur when your loo seems to randomly and spontaneously refill itself as if someone has flushed it. When this happens, you can almost be certain that there’s a very slow leak occurring from the tank into the bowl. This is most likely caused by a broken or worn flapper, so check it and if necessary, have it replaced.