Toilet flange

6 Different Types of Toilet Flanges (+ Common Toilet Flange Problems)

Toilet flanges connect the toilet to the floor and the drainpipes that lead to the sewer. There are a few different types of flanges, made of different materials (brass, copper, cast iron) depending on the intended use. Toilet flanges are also called “closet” flanges. This term came from the days when we called the bathroom … Read more

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Shut off valves are important

9 Different Types Of Shut Off Valves (Under-Sink and Toilet)

A Shut Off Valve is a valve that stops the flow of fluid in a plumbing system. To make it simpler, a shut-off valve is a mechanism that cuts off the water supply to a pipe once activated.  However, shut off valves are not exclusive to plumbing systems. They’re also used to regulate the flow … Read more

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bidet

7 Myths About Bidets | Bidet Misconceptions

In the United States, the bidet can be seen in a negative light. However, that attitude can be mostly attributed to a simple lack of knowledge. Bidets just seem like intriguing and slightly silly foreign devices that might show up in a hotel room in Europe or Japan. Yet a bidet is something that can … Read more