10 Common Plumbing Mistakes Series #10: Not Checking for Toilet Leaks

10. Not Periodically Checking for Toilet Leaks

Checking your toilet for leaks will save you a big headache, especially when it comes to an increase in your water bill. Simply remove the toilet tank lid, drop 10 drops of food coloring into the tank. Wait 10 to 15 minutes; if you see colored water, you have a leaky toilet!

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