Best Toilet Repair and Installation in Louisville

Toilet Repair for Homes throughout Louisville

When toilet parts malfunction or break, the problem caused ranges from inconvenience to serious water damage! With your bathroom out of service until the issue is fixed, everyone in the house, from family members to guests, suffer through the inconvenience. With many parts of a toilet vulnerable to certain issues, any number of problems can stop your toilet from working properly.

When you experience a toilet problem, it’s important to repair it right away to avoid damaging the fixture or the floors surrounding the toilet. Clogs that prevent a flush, an overflowing toilet bowl, a broken flapper and a flush valve that affect water level in the toilet tank, fill valves that don’t stop – these issues and many others affect toilets in homes across the Greater Louisville area. Whenever you find toilet problems, call in the plumbing pros to put an end to the inconvenience and get your toilet working properly once more.

Jarboe’s Plumbing, Heating & Cooling serves residents throughout the Louisville area with reliable toilet repair and replacement services. We solve common toilet problem issues with fast and effective repair service. With a team of licensed plumbers on call at all times during the day and night, our team is always available to help, whether you need regular service or have an emergency situation on your hands.

When you need toilet repair in Louisville, call Jarboe’s Plumbing, Heating & Cooling right away.

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Louisville Toilet Repair

When a toilet breaks or has problems operating correctly, it becomes unusable. An inconvenience for some, this creates a major problem in certain households – especially those with only one bathroom. Toilet problems should never be ignored, as there is a potential for further damage to parts in the toilet as well as the possibility for water damage to the areas outside the fixture. It’s important to have your toilet repaired right away not only to restore its function, but to protect the integrity of the fixture as well as the bathroom inside your home.

Jarboe’s Plumbing, Heating & Cooling helps Louisville area homeowners take care of toilet troubles with quick service and reliable repair or replacement options. We always come prepared with a range of tools and toilet parts so repairs almost always able to be made during that visit. We know your time is valuable, which is why we take steps to ensure we don’t waste any of it – our plumbers are always prepared with tools and replacement parts for most any toilet repair. If your toilet needs a new flapper valve, fill valve, flush valve, or other replacement component, chances are we have it in stock and brought it along with us!

Emergency Toilet Repair Service

When a running toilet becomes an overflowing toilet, you cannot afford to put off toilet repairs any longer. Call the licensed plumbers of Jarboe’s Plumbing, Heating & Cooling at any time, day or night. Our staff is on call every day of the year, including holidays, to handle your emergency toilet repair needs. We arrive promptly to assess the problem and make needed repairs to prevent any further damage from taking place.

When toilet emergencies arise, call Jarboe’s right away.

When our plumbers are on the way, protect your home by shutting off the water supply valve that feeds water to your toilet. The shutoff valve is most likely installed on the wall behind or next to the toilet bowl and below the toilet tank. Locate the knob and rotate in clockwise to stop the flow of water. If it is difficult to turn, WD-40 can be used to loosen it – but do not force the knob if it is stuck. If you are unable to turn off the shutoff valve, you need to report this issue to your plumber as well. The shutoff valve needs to be replaced so you have the ability to cut water supply whenever a toilet problem may occur in the future.

Signs Indicating a Need for Toilet Repair

There are many parts to a toilet that are prone to damage or wear over the years, which can cause the fixture to leak or stop working correctly. The signs below are commonly seen when toilets require professional attention for repairs – if you notice any of these issues, call Jarboe’s to schedule service right away.

  • Water level in the tank takes a long time to increase
  • The toilet must work for awhile to flush
  • The toilet tank doesn’t fully fill after a flush
  • The toilet has a weak flush or incomplete flush
  • A dripping sound occurs after a flush
  • A gurgling sound comes from the sink or tub during a flush
  • Toilet bowl has a low water level
  • Toilet flushes twice in a row
  • A whistling sound occurs while the toilet tank fills
  • The water level in the bowl increases to the point of overflow

Common Toilet Repairs and Causes for Replacement

Some toilet problems require just a simple fix replacing parts of the toilet, while others are beyond repair altogether. When repairs are not appropriate, the entire toilet must be replaced. Our Louisville plumbers commonly encounter these issues needing repair or replacement.

  • When water leaks appear at the base of a toilet, the wax ring is probably in need or replacement. A moving base and wobbling are also signs of this issue. The wax ring should be repaired right away to avoid water damage to the surrounding floors.
  • If you have a running toilet that never seems to stop, parts in toilet tanks may not be operating properly. If it sounds like the toilet flushes yet no one is using it, a busted flapper or flush valve may be keeping water levels too low, leading a flush to occur. Or, the fill valve may fill up the tank, yet water drips continuously into the bowl. A running toilet is no issue you want to overlook, as it wastes large volumes of water and can cause damage to the septic system.
  • When toilets just don’t flush like they used to, it may be more beneficial to replace them rather than attempt repairs. Old models use far more water and are very wasteful, while new ones make great savings in terms of household water consumption.

Installing New Toilets in Louisville Homes

If your toilets were made before 1980, you’re sitting atop a major water waster every time you use the restroom. Toilets made before 1980 can require up to 7 gallons of water to perform a flush! The standard for new toilets is no more than 1.6 gallons per flush, and there are even more efficient options available at 1.28 gallons per flush. Upgrading toilets can save Louisville homeowners tens of thousands of gallons of water each year, depending on the number of fixtures being upgraded.

Turn to the plumbers of Jarboe’s Plumbing, Heating & Cooling for expert installation of new high efficiency toilets for your Louisville area home.

Frequently Asked Questions

Running toilets can leak over 1 gallon of water per hour, wasting around 13 units of water a year.

A constantly running toilet can double a family’s water use if the problem isn’t addressed.

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