Bathroom Sink Repair Fairfax KS

When it comes to bathroom sink repair, there are a couple of common problems people have: leaking drains, chips in the porcelain and cracks in the ceramic of the sink. Each is easily solvable with the right know-how.

Leaky Bathroom Drains

Sink RepairLeaking drains prevail in fundamental sink repair work, yet quickly dealt with. The first thing you'll need to do is discover where the leakage is originating from. To do this, let water run from the faucet into the sink. Ensure you have a container placed to capture water. Shine a flashlight onto the pipelines, and cover a paper towel around each one to identify the place of the leakage. Next, tighten the couplings in the drain with the leak. If this doesn't fix the issue, try cleaning up the pipe threads and replacing the gasket. To do this, you'll have to separate the sink basket from the basin, using a wrench to loosen up the nuts. Keep the basin in location with a screwdriver or a set of pliers in the crosspiece. Scrub off all the old putty, then insert the brand-new gasket, followed by the sink basket. When this is done, it's just a matter of tightening the washer nut, applying sealant, and evaluating the drains when again.

Porcelain sink repair handle chips more than cracks, just as ceramic sink repair involves fractures more than chips. However, you can take the very same actions to handle both. First, you have to clean the sink to the very best of your capability, so as not to obtain dirt completely in the sealant.

Sink Replacement

Later on, use sandpaper to sand the cracked location. Take care not to scratch the smooth surrounding surface with the sandpaper. As soon as the chip or gouge has been sanded, use a silicone filler or repair substance to the damaged location. Enable it to dry as instructed by the maker, then sand down the fixed area so that the filled area is level with the rest of the sink. Finally, find a porcelain touch-up paint that finest matches your sink's color and apply to the fixed area.
Your sink stopper might also need repair work or replacement. If you have a sink stopper, there will be a horizontal pivot rod linked to a vertical clevis, which secures the stopper to the sink. Eliminate both the clevis and the pivot rod, soaking them in vinegar or another cleaning option. Meanwhile, get rid of the stopper from the drain and check it for damage. Pay unique attention to the rubber seal. If you have to change the seal or stopper, it's an easy matter of following the maker's instructions. Otherwise, soak the stopper in the cleaning solution, reassemble the pivot rod and clevis, and test to see if it's working.


Additional Services
Toilet Repair and Drain Clearing

Need A Plumber

Call us today to get started!

Why Choose Us?

  • 20+ Years Of Experience
  • Open 24 Hours Everyday
  • Fast Arrival Time
  • Competitive Pricing
  • Locally Owned & Operated
  • Accepting Credit Cards
  • Quick and Honest Service
  • Satisfaction Guaranteed