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All kinds of trouble does not happen with a toilet, but do not despair, because everything is easy to fix yourself! Want to know how quickly and effectively alleviated potential problems with the toilet? Then read this article. In When is usually required to repair the toilet with his hands? Why it might break? The first – often very crowded toilet bowl, or very slowly emptied. This is easily corrected vantuzom, punch or chemicals. If does not work, then you should take to do drill and clean the sewer riser. If your toilet cistern from continually flowing water, first try adjusting the float tank. Nor does it help? In that case, look at the state and the integrity of the float.

If it is broken, replace the new one. The cost of the float for a toilet bowl is usually low, but that 50% of the most frequent breakage. Also check out how well float valve is closed and whether the float rises with the water. Stagnation in this regard should not be, and the float bowl should move smoothly and evenly up with water. Often the water can not flow into the cup your toilet to overflow pipe. In this case, clean the valve seat.

Tried and did not help? So you want to check the valve itself may be to him what had happened, and it broke. If you do find damage – replace the new one. When, in this case did not work out, then came all the useless drain mechanism. Indeed, often repair the toilet can lead to quite serious financial embezzlement. Found on the floor next to your toilet water? Try to tighten fittings, which tubes are connected to the mounting pan. Look to see if the bowl and toilet tank obvious cracks. Repair the rift is unlikely. Simply replace the cracked part of the new.

Clean the surface of runs of old paint and remove all traces of useful steel spatula or loop – a tool used for finishing hardwood floor. Movement in work should be short, "to stripping." After cleaning the surface, wipe with a damp cloth, clean up the cloth and wipe the dust. Allow surface to dry and cover with varnish places are beyond repair. To use natural proolifki varnish or linseed oil "Oksol", adding a 3-5% drier – a liquid, which promotes rapid drying oils. While drying linseed oil (which lasts until this process is 24 hours) Prepare the putty, unless, of course, will not be able to buy it at the store. An example of filler, in grams: Mel 100 250-300 Drying Clay joiner 25-30 (10% solution) in the first warm adhesive is poured varnish, carefully stirring, then add small portions of chalk, and mixed thoroughly. Repaired shpaklyuyut place two or three times so that the surface is smooth, without depressions.

Putty layer dries for about a day, so you can to prepare for painting surfaces. Initially lead to a working state brush. To do this in the middle of the hair is inserted wooden cylinder (you can use natural cork from the bottle). He must take third of the length of the hair brush. Then part the hair until the end of the cork tightly tied up with string.

Prepared in this way the brush dry for 10-15 minutes drive from the brick to align along the length of the bristles and to remove slaboderzhashihsya to brush hair. How to make paint? In gustotertye add white varnish from 1 liter to grow 1 kg of paint and stir, add a little turpentine and drier. Do this for as long as the paint will not run away from Brush a thin stream. Separately, linseed oil (or turpentine) diluted pigment and small amounts are added to white, achieving the desired tone. Keep a ready structure and easy to work with him, having a tank with a tight-fitting cover. After preparing the brush, paint, Primary coated surface (of the primer: 80% and 20% linseed oil paint gustotertoy) and waited until the primer has dried, start painting. Dipping the brush into the jar of paint, wring it out to paint with it is not dripping. Then, on the surface to paint over the top first, then middle and finally, the lower part. Feather each side is horizontal movements, and then vertical. Imposing a first layer, let paint to dry and then apply the second. How to paint wood surfaces? Doors, window sills, casings – paneled brushes and window frames – brushes, towels. Upon completion of works, place the brush in a jar and fill it with water so that water covered the bristle brushes.