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Homeowner's lament #2,193 - Paint It Black
Living the American dream one heartbreaking piece at a time
Homeowner's lament #2,193
Broken toilet: I has one.

I was planning to replace the float valve on the guest bath's toilet this afternoon, since it had broken down and was running even when the tank was full and the float had moved to the "off" position. Alas, as I was getting ready to do the work, the toilet's water tank cracked. A quick fill-up confirmed my fear: the crack is terminal and leaks. I could empty the tank, dry it out and epoxy the inside but I'd still have a crack on the outside... and if the crack decided to grow I'd have a fresh leak. I would prefer not to take that chance.

As replacement of the tank itself is unlikely, I now embark on a shopping trip for a new toilet.

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lisagems From: lisagems Date: February 15th, 2009 01:44 am (UTC) (Link)
So, I happened to see that the home despot closest to me had commodes on sale.

(no, I wasn't there for that)
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