Plumbing

Plumbing questions? Ask a plumber and get answers ASAP.

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Plumbing Questions
My toilet is leaking. Someplace. Not the tank, not down the
my toilet is leaking. Someplace. Not the tank, not down the back, not the water lines. I replaced the wax seal about 2 weeks ago because it was leaking then too... Do I need to replace the toilet itse… read more
Mike R.
Mike R.
2,955 satisfied customers
Just replaced the wax ring under toilet but it is leaking
Just replaced the wax ring under toilet but it is leaking around the base. I used a ring with gasket. … read more
WCohn
WCohn
Journeyman Plumber
Journeyman License
1,826 satisfied customers
What is best to put around a leaking toilet: 100% silicon or
What is best to put around a leaking toilet: 100% silicon or plumber putty or something else ?… read more
Mike R.
Mike R.
2,955 satisfied customers
I have build up of rust I think on half of my toilet drain.
I have build up of rust I think on half of my toilet drain. … read more
Mike R.
Mike R.
2,955 satisfied customers
I am having an issue of the toilet not flushing properly
I am having an issue of the toilet not flushing properly after replacing wax ring. I've now used 4 different types of ring (wax, extended wax, wax free fernco, sani-seal, and doubled the wax ring). I'… read more
Rick
Rick
Supervisor
24,889 satisfied customers
I was reinstalling the toilet using a flange gasket, not wax
I was reinstalling the toilet using a flange gasket, not wax that I should have. In the process of tightening the toilet to the flange, I broke one side of the PVC flange. I think the flange is a 4x3,… read more
Mike R.
Mike R.
2,955 satisfied customers
My brother had a kohler 1.6 -6 liter toilet that is just about
My brother had a kohler 1.6 -6 liter toilet that is just about a year old. He is disabled and fell recently and hit the toilet. It started to leak and I had a plumber come out and he replaced the wax … read more
Theplumber717
Theplumber717
Plumber, Hvac Tech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
656 satisfied customers
there seems to be water leaking from the base of the toilet.
there seems to be water leaking from the base of the toilet. could it be the wax ring breaking down. any suggestions. we noticed the wetness by seeing water coming through the linoleum tiles and damag… read more
Rick
Rick
Supervisor
24,889 satisfied customers
I noticed water sourrounding the bottom base of my toilet
I noticed water sourrounding the bottom base of my toilet , it looks as though it is some kind of leak coming where the base of toilet mounts on floor. It 's not a steady flow of water but rather seem… read more
Patrick
Patrick
Bachelor's Degree
2,468 satisfied customers
My toilet leaked at the base and so I replaced the wax seal.
My toilet leaked at the base and so I replaced the wax seal. All went well, or so I thought, until I turned the water back on and flushed it. It didn't pull the water out, just overflowed the water al… read more
Rightway Plumbing
Rightway Plumbing
Owner
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
228 satisfied customers
After flushing, we noticed water coming from the drain pipe
After flushing, we noticed water coming from the drain pipe underneath the bathroom in our basement. There's no water signs upstairs near the toilet... either from the water line or from a crack in th… read more
Rick
Rick
Supervisor
24,889 satisfied customers
My toilet leaks from its base. Two or three days will go by
My toilet leaks from its base. Two or three days will go by with no leaks, then a puddle will appear to the left side of the toilet. This routine continues week after week. I recently had the entire t… read more
PitschPlumbing
PitschPlumbing
Certified Plumbing Contractor
Master Plumber
371 satisfied customers
I replaced my toilet and had to use 2 wax rings because the
I replaced my toilet and had to use 2 wax rings because the space from pipe flange to toilet is to big, it still leaks alittle! what can I do?… read more
Patrick
Patrick
Bachelor's Degree
2,468 satisfied customers
i have recently had a plummer to refit my bathroom, the first
i have recently had a plummer to refit my bathroom, the first toilet leaked at the base of the toilet. The plumber said nothing he had done was wrong so it must be a crack in the actual toilet. We got… read more
Patrick
Patrick
Bachelor's Degree
2,468 satisfied customers
My toilet always rocked a bit.(Never any odor)(15yrs).. However,
My toilet always rocked a bit.(Never any odor)(15yrs).. However, I had ceramic put in the bathroom about 2yrs ago.. Sometimes toilet gets stuck and the water will sit there with its debris in the syst… read more
Mario
Mario
Master Plumber
High School or GED
604 satisfied customers
My toilet is leaking at the base of the toilet (where it meets
My toilet is leaking at the base of the toilet (where it meets the floor) in the back. It started out just about a cup of water a day to now about a quart of leaking water. Is this a caulking problem … read more
BillyHvac
BillyHvac
Journeyman Service Technician
State Licensed Mechanical Contractor
13,870 satisfied customers
Toilet waste water leaked under the tile and water level in
Toilet waste water leaked under the tile and water level in bowl continually low within one year of installation; when toilet removed only half the wax ring was smashed;the other half looked brand new… read more
Plumber Matthew
Plumber Matthew
Journeyman Plumber / Foreman
High School or GED
156 satisfied customers
my upstairs toilet is leaking into the ceiling of the downstairs
my upstairs toilet is leaking into the ceiling of the downstairs bathroom when flushed. What could be causing this and how do I fix it?… read more
The Home Smithy
The Home Smithy
Home Improvement Repair Consultant
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
8,518 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

You did one super job of explaining to me everything there is to know about this fridge. I'm looking forward to asking you questions in the future.

JimmyBagley, IA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Marc

Marc

Plumber

1,127 satisfied customers

Plumbing heating & home maintenance contractor

Jerry

Jerry

Plumber

786 satisfied customers

over 20 years residential plumbing experience.

Theplumber717

Theplumber717

Plumber, Hvac Tech

656 satisfied customers

Lic Plumbing contractor, 28/yrs res,com,repair,Universal HVAC Tech

Phil

Phil

Mechanical Engineer.

632 satisfied customers

Retired mech. contractor, shop owner, 51 yrs experience.

Mario

Mario

Master Plumber

604 satisfied customers

Master Plumber, Fire Sprinkler, and Jobbing Spec.

Bud

Bud

Plumber

538 satisfied customers

22 Years Field Experience - 17 Years Business Ownership - Residential or Light Commercial

Rick Mather

Rick Mather

Building Inspector

498 satisfied customers

Assistant Building Official, HVAC Tech

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x