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Get That Running Toilet Fixed

Toilet In Bathroom

Tell us if this sounds familiar. Someone goes to the bathroom in your home and flushes the toilet. The water in the tank runs to fill everything back up. But it just keeps running…and running…and running. That isn’t just the sound of water being wasted, it is the sound of money being washed down the drain too.

Sometimes the handle or button on your toilet might get stuck and you simply need to give it a little nudge to solve the problem. Other times, however, that running water is an indicator that you have a bigger problem on your hands. Namely, your toilet may have a leak somewhere within it that you need to deal with.

Our team of plumbers in Raleigh & Durham, NC is here to get your toilet fixed. But first, let’s explore some of the indicators you should be keeping an eye out for to make sure that the issue is in fact a leaky toilet and not a different plumbing problem.

Causes of a Running Toilet

So what might be causing your toilet to keep running? Well, there are several different parts to …

Need a Plumbing Fix? Hire a Pro!

Plumber Working On Kitchen Sink Faucet

When you need a plumbing fix, there’s a pretty good chance you need
it fast. Therefore, you’re likely tempted to contact the first person
you can find who will do the job for the cheapest price. So, should you
just go with a general handyman, whose services you would pay less for?

We know this seems like a quick fix, but the experience you
have with this person simply won’t be the same as if you’d gone with a
pro. Our plumbers have been in the business for years, and we know what
can happen when homeowners choose an amateur to complete work in their
home. Even something as simple as unclogging a drain can turn into a
much bigger problem if not handled correctly. Keep reading to learn more
about why it’s important to only work with a pro, and how to determine
if you are working with a pro.

Do They Have Proper Licensing?

All plumbers in North Carolina must have the proper state licensing
to do work in the state. In order to qualify for this license, they have
to meet …