Category: Toilet Repairs

How to Prevent Toilet Issues

Toilet Issues

Most people don’t talk about toilets or even think about them, but Brutinel Plumbing does– it’s our job. With that in mind, here are some ideas to help prevent toilet “issues.” First, it’s a good idea to clean your toilet regularly using a mild cleaner. For porcelain toilets, this means using vinegar, baking soda and/or… Read more »

Why Would a Toilet Make Gurgling Sounds?

Does your toilet make a gurgling sound every time you flush it? If so, you should not ignore it, as gurgling sounds are typically a sign of a problem located somewhere in your plumbing system. There could actually be any number of things wrong within your system, so you should have a licensed plumber come… Read more »

What To Use When Cleaning Your Toilet

It’s a chore that everyone tries to avoid. You’d rather clean the whole house, top to bottom, before you have to walk into the bathroom and clean your toilet. You know it’s a dirty job. The type you pull out the long rubber gloves for. But you also know it’s a necessary job. So what… Read more »

What to Do if Your Toilet Is Flushing on Its Own

Sometimes toilets flush themselves, and that freaks people out. The explanation for this is not paranormal. Instead, it involves the water level in the toilet tank, water pressure, and/or, perhaps, the fill valve where water enters the tank. If you suspect your toilet is flushing itself, take the tank cover off the back of the… Read more »

The Importance of Drain Cleaning

Drains need cleaning from time to time because, as you can imagine, “stuff” builds up inside of them, over time, clogging them up. You don’t want your drains to get so blocked that the water and other “stuff” bubbles up out of the sink, shower or toilet, grossing you (and others) out and causing a… Read more »

Five Things to Know About Hydrojetting

Here at Brutinel Plumbing and Electrical in Casa Grande, Arizona, we fix problems for our customers every day. Some of these issues require more power than others. For some of the most demanding plumbing jobs, we rely on something called hydrojetting. Here are a few things you should know about the process. It’s Like Power… Read more »

How to Prevent Kids from Flushing Objects

Unique objects and strange shapes will always fascinate children. When kids learn, they like to touch things, push buttons and learn things. This why they do things like flush toilets randomly. They’re probably intrigued by the way the water moves, and where everything goes…. and that’s when your son or daughter flushes your favorite earrings… Read more »

The Functions of an Overflow Tube

Did you ever flush your toilet and then hear what sounded like the water running, long after you thought the bowl should have filled back up with water? It’s so annoying! How do toilets work? There’s the bowl with water in it, where you do your business, and there’s the tank behind the bowl. When… Read more »