(Maintenance Mondays) The Clogged Toilet - How to Deal With and Avoid the Horror

You’ve had it happen before.  We all have.  That horrifying experience, standing frozen, watching the water level in the toilet bowl slowly rise instead of slowly drain.  You are stuck.  Frozen.  Not sure what to do next.  Yell for help and expose the nasty issue (and yourself to embarrassment) or quietly struggle to keep the water from spilling over the lip.  Terror.  Horror.  Awful. 

It is never fun and (if you don’t know what you are doing) it is always exhausting to deal with a toilet that won’t flush due to a clog.  Knowing exactly how to deal and what to do next can save you time, money and embarrassment.

Check out our Slide Share presentation below, we’ll walk through exactly how to deal with a clogged toilet, let you know when to call for help (SOS) and discuss what not to flush.  Go ahead, flip through the Slide Share.

The Clogged Toilet - How to Deal With and Avoid the Horror

Now you know there is no reason to be so afraid.  You can do it!  You can use a plunger the right way and remedy the problem easilyYou can do it!  You can do it!  You can do it!   Also, knowledge is power – remember what not to flush and you’ll save yourself from the gut wrenching clogged toilet horror.  Now; go buy a plunger (extended flange, to be exact) and get to it!

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