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Old 09-12-2011, 07:53 PM   #1
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toilet leaking?


Okay, so I recently reset my toilet and everything seems to be fine. There doesn't appear to be any leaking in the bathroom or any sewage odor. Is there any other place water can leak to. I am a little paranoid for some reason.

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Water could leak under the floor covering, What kind of floor?

Slip a sheet of paper or strips of paper under the throne--(toilet to you surfs) and see if it comes out dry.

If so you are probable fine.

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Old 09-13-2011, 07:49 AM   #3
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If the flange was above the level of the finished floor, and you used a new wax seal, chances of a leak are slim. But as suggested above, it could leak under the floor material. Assuming there is a basement under or a finished ceiling under, it will be obvious if there is a leak.
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Sounds like you did good. So like, chill!
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couldn't seem to get any paper underneath the throne. The floor is vinyl tile and the flange is above the tile.
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You should be fine---with vinyl tile any leak should run out from under the toilet and get your socks wet.
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You can also put some food coloring in the tank and see where it comes out if any.
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Old 09-13-2011, 10:35 PM   #8
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You mean to tell us you don't have a leak and that's why you are here?
Are ya kidding?
Go to bed and sleep on it.

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