How to Reset a Toilet

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Follow these steps to reset your toilet:

  1. First, be sure to replace the wax ring before resetting the toilet
  2. Ensure the bolts are straight and are both set through their respective holes
  3. Put both washers and nuts back onto the bolts and tighten down on both sides of the toilet
  4. Make sure the toilet is fastened tightly to the floor
  5. Hook up the water line
  6. Turn the water supply on and make sure there are no leaks

Resetting a toilet is difficult! Save yourself the headache and call Garvin’s to reset your toilet for you.