Top 5 DIY Plumbing Fixes

Top 5 DIY Plumbing Fixes

The average consumer lives paycheck to paycheck, hiring a plumber seems outrageous for most families, yet we all have plumbing issues come up. How can the average person like you or me save money on plumbing fixes without ruining anything? There’s a  solution, there are many DIY plumbing fixes out there, if only you use your resources. Today I am sharing the top 5 DIY plumbing fixes to help you save money and have less headaches when it comes to plumbing problems.

Top 5 DIY Plumbing Fixes

A Leaky Kitchen Sink

In about one hour you can fix any leaky kitchen sink with the right tools and a little guidance with online tutorials.

Stop Leaks In Pipes

You can easily stop leaks in pipes that go to your shower and sinks by checking that the fittings are always tightly connected.

Top 5 DIY Plumbing Fixes

Stop a Running Toilet

This one comes in handy, and is something you can easily do by watching an online tutorial and checking your toilet’s basin area to see if everything is working properly.

Unclog a Bathroom Drain

If you have a habit of long hair being lost down the bathroom drain only to find out it’s all clogged up down the road, Rotor-Rooter® can be your best defense to this DIY plumbing problem.

Fix a Clogged Toilet

Using the proper tools you can easily maneuver that plunger to ease up the clog and begin using your toilet with ease.

About Rotor-Rooter

A complete line of powerful and affordable products in the plumbing and drain services industry built with only the industry standards best formulas to take into consideration your septic needs. Rotor-Rooter® has more active ingredients than any other product on the market in this industry and prides itself in being the trusted source to fix clogs for the last 80 years.

Rotor-Rooter® works fast to penetrate through standing water, deep into the clogs source using its carefully balanced gel formula. Testing has been completed for the full line of Rotor-Rooter® products to show that this brand works up to 50% faster than other brands on the market.  Whatever clog you have going on, Rotor-Rooter® surely has a product for you:

  • Hair Clog Removal
  • Gel Clog Removal
  • Septic Treatment

Being Self Sufficient With Plumbing Issues

There’s just something about knowing a product has been around for 80 years, and is still being sold to consumers. That level of self-confidence you feel knowing you did the job right all by yourself makes for you to become more self-sufficient and less reliant upon plumbing professionals for your average clog or leaky drain. In today’s society with so many consumers needing to save a buck, we hope this post helps guide you towards knowing that you can fix plumbing problems on your own!

Feel free to read my other post about Rotor-Rooter® to learn more about this amazing product!

Do share with me, what plumbing issues have you fixed by yourself in the past?

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  1. I have long thick hair. It seems to get everywhere! We definitely keep roto-rooter drain unclogger on hand for when my hair gets caught in the drain.

  2. These are great tips! We’ve done plenty of DIY plumbing over the years: install sink, install garbage disposal, fix running toilet and so much more. With the right guidance and the proper tools, it’s easy – and satisfying – to do it yourself!

  3. Right now our kitchen sink is leaky. We spoke to property management and even put in a fix-it ticket over a month ago, its now time for my husband to step in and fix it up. Great tips!

  4. Seems like online tutorials are the best way to get instant advice. Calling a plumber is so expensive I totally agree!

  5. I think it’s important to budget in home repair needs, it’s just smart. These are great tips for doing it yourself. Sometimes it’s all you need and a plumber could do the same thing and charge you so much more.

  6. We’ve encountered ALL of those issues. Some are reoccurring while others were one-offs. So glad there are companies like Rotor-Rooter® to help you get things working again.

  7. These are all great tips for DIY plumbing fixes. I have to admit it is a lot cheaper to research how to fix something than calling a plumber. The Rotor Rooter products I have not tried yet but will look into them when I have a clog again. Thanks for sharing the tips.

  8. Knowing how to do simple fixes for plumbing around the house can save you some major bucks. Thanks for sharing this!

  9. I didn’t know about this brand! I try to fix plumbing issues myself before having to call someone in and I can see how this product would be very helpful to me!

  10. Plumbing services don’t come cheap so it’s good to learn these things and to learn how to maintain your toilet as well. This is the first time I’ve encountered this brand, thanks for sharing your experience!

  11. My dad was a plumber and a damn good one. =P I have to say, I am proud to know how to fix things in my own home and it’s thanks to him! However, and any bigger problems… I plan to call someone! =P

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