Bathrooms and toilets


Alright, just in case anyone was wondering. When they say, “Don’t over-tighten the screws holding the tank to the toilet base”, it is a warning that should be heeded by the prudent individual. I can say this with perfect clarity since I personally tested the theory and was rewarded by a torrent of water bubbling happily from a cracked tank. What joy emanated from my persona as I writhed maddeningly trying to stop 70 gallons (its a big toilet) of water from saturating my newly laid bathroom floor.

I should really just put my tools away for good…

  1. #1 by mcangeli on December 20, 2007 - 3:59 pm

    yea… you can crack the tank or unseat the rubber flange thing that creates the seal between the tank and the bowl.

  2. #2 by jeffro on December 20, 2007 - 4:24 pm

    Yeah, and NOW he tells me!

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