Depending on the exact details of the situation, unclogging a toilet can be one of the most unpleasant jobs you’re likely to come across as a homeowner. You could take the philosophical approach and say ‘begin at the beginning’ and then go from there, but most people want more direct instructions.
Drains seem to be one of those things in life where you don’t even really consider them if they’re working well, but they can really cause havoc when they are in disrepair. Obviously, the key is to catch any issues before they become larger problems, but that’s sometimes easier said than done.
Here are some ways to tell when you need drain pipe repair: