Panic can quickly set in when your toilet won’t flush. What could have gone wrong and is there anything you can do to fix it?
Fortunately, there are some easy fixes for this problem. Unfortunately, others will require the help of a licensed plumber.
Let’s dive into these common issues and their fixes.
The Water Shut-off Valve Is Turned Off
In order for the toilet to flush, the water shut-off valve that feeds water into the tank of a toilet has to be on. Occasionally, something can hit the shut-off valve or it can get adjusted while cleaning. When this happens, the toilet only has one or two flushes before it runs out of water.
To check if this is your issue, look behind the base of the toilet. Your shut-off valve should be a few inches off the floor. Make sure the valve is turned all the way to the left. If it’s not, … Read Full Post »