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How To Fix Small Toilet Tank Cracks

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If you notice a leak around your toilet, check the toilet tank for cracks. Cracks in toilet tanks may be present at the time of manufacturing, or they could be caused by extreme heat or cold. Cracks have the potential to cause serious water damage. Here are some tips to fix a cracked toilet tank. Prepare to Work For this project, you need: work gloves adjustable crescent wrench several sponges, towels, and chamois cloths liquid soap putty knife or popsicle stick caulking gun packing tape (optional) water proof epoxy ceramic finishing spray  caulking gun hair dryer Inspect inside and outside of the toilet tank for cracks.…

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Condo Plumbing Issues That Might Be Beyond Your Control

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If you are living in a condo, sharing a community with others is a way of life. The downside of this is that when problems occur, these can be bigger than your individual unit. When it comes to plumbing problems, it is good to understand the difference between issues that are on you as a condo owner and those that should involve your HOA. Here are three condo plumbing issues that may be beyond your control and will need to be handled on a larger scale.…

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Chemical-Free Drain Cleaning Solutions For People With Septic Tanks

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If you own a septic tank, you probably already know that you need to be careful about what gets flushed down the drain. Many chemicals can disrupt the balance inside your septic tank by killing beneficial bacteria that breaks down the sludge inside the tank. This means that anyone who relies on chemical drain cleaners to maintain good flow through their pipes would be best advised to find a new method.…

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