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"Felix was fast and reliable! Job well done "

Unblock toilet

£70

"superb service"

Toilet unblock

£50

"Nour is a very reliable person. Came the same day I called him and did the job very quickly. Second time he has helped me now. Highly recommend him. "

Toilet blockage

£50

"Got the job done!"

Toilet Unblock

£30

"Felix was super communicative, efficient and is thoroughly recommend. "

Blocked Toilet! - Plumbing professional required.

£40

"very quick response time, and very quick to do the job and agreed to the asking price , many thanks "

Toilet unblocking

£40

What's the average cost of a Blocked Toilet expert

£50 - £85

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£50

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£60

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£85

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Can’t get a plumber to unblock your toilet fast enough? Book a plumber on Airtasker! It’s an easy and convenient way to get your blocked toilet fixed right away. This is especially handy when you can’t do the toilet unblocking yourself. You no longer have to panic if you only have one toilet in your flat and can’t access other facilities.

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Top Toilet Unblocking related questions

In most cases, no. You don’t have to provide any tools or equipment as your hired plumber can bring all the tools and equipment required. Some of them have years of experience in plumbing, so they know how to use the most effective tools and techniques. What you may provide are extra rags or old newspapers to soak up any toilet overflow. 

The time it takes to unblock a toilet depends on the severity of the blockage. A simple clog can take less than an hour to clear, while more serious blockages may take one to two hours. An extremely severe blockage may take longer to clear, especially if there is heavier and more advanced equipment required, such as a plumber’s snake.

Yes! If you’re a plumber and have more jobs than you can handle, you can hire a Tasker to take on work you’d otherwise have to refuse. Just make a post on our platform with all the important information. Describe your job in detail and list the sort of skills and experience you’d like your ideal Tasker to possess. Taskers that fit your description will come to you with a free quote, and you can negotiate from there. 

Yes, it’s possible. A couple of ways involve making an improvised plunger. You can wrap the end of a toilet brush with a plastic bag, then use it as you would a plunger. You can also do the same with a mop by wrapping the mop head securely then using it in the same way. While these can be effective for minor blockages, it’s still best to hire a plumber. 

It’s important to follow strict measures in your home to avoid a blocked toilet. Avoid using and flushing thick wads of toilet paper or baby wipes. Insist on using biodegradable toilet paper. If you have any children, teach them not to use the toilet flush as a plaything and instruct them never to flush toys or any other items down the toilet.

Yes, but only if the blockage is minor. This may be solved with a plunger or other DIY techniques. If your toilet remains blocked after using simple methods, stop trying to fix the problem yourself. The blockage may be further down your pipes, such as hard-to-reach sewer pipes, the septic tank, or toilet drain pipes. For more severe blockages, it’s best to consult and hire an expert. 

In most cases, no. You don’t have to provide any tools or equipment as your hired plumber can bring all the tools and equipment required. Some of them have years of experience in plumbing, so they know how to use the most effective tools and techniques. What you may provide are extra rags or old newspapers to soak up any toilet overflow. 

Yes! If you’re a plumber and have more jobs than you can handle, you can hire a Tasker to take on work you’d otherwise have to refuse. Just make a post on our platform with all the important information. Describe your job in detail and list the sort of skills and experience you’d like your ideal Tasker to possess. Taskers that fit your description will come to you with a free quote, and you can negotiate from there. 

It’s important to follow strict measures in your home to avoid a blocked toilet. Avoid using and flushing thick wads of toilet paper or baby wipes. Insist on using biodegradable toilet paper. If you have any children, teach them not to use the toilet flush as a plaything and instruct them never to flush toys or any other items down the toilet.

The time it takes to unblock a toilet depends on the severity of the blockage. A simple clog can take less than an hour to clear, while more serious blockages may take one to two hours. An extremely severe blockage may take longer to clear, especially if there is heavier and more advanced equipment required, such as a plumber’s snake.

Yes, it’s possible. A couple of ways involve making an improvised plunger. You can wrap the end of a toilet brush with a plastic bag, then use it as you would a plunger. You can also do the same with a mop by wrapping the mop head securely then using it in the same way. While these can be effective for minor blockages, it’s still best to hire a plumber. 

Yes, but only if the blockage is minor. This may be solved with a plunger or other DIY techniques. If your toilet remains blocked after using simple methods, stop trying to fix the problem yourself. The blockage may be further down your pipes, such as hard-to-reach sewer pipes, the septic tank, or toilet drain pipes. For more severe blockages, it’s best to consult and hire an expert. 

What do toilet unblocking services include?

Toilet unblocking services cover all the tasks and activities necessary to clear a clogged toilet. This includes finding out the cause of the blockage, preparing the site for toilet unblocking work, then applying the right fixes. Your hired plumber can also do a final test to ensure the toilet block is fixed and the drainage system works well.

Diagnosing the problem

Your hired plumber begins the toilet unblocking service by inspecting the toilet, water levels, and the entire drainage system to determine the cause of the blockage. This can either be a simple drain inspection or an in-depth CCTV drain survey. Before inspecting, they’ll shut off the main water supply, tape the flapper shut, place absorbent towels to soak up any overflows and lastly, ensure that the toilet bowl and work area is well ventilated. 

Unclogging the toilet

Toilet blockage can either be due to items that fell into the toilet and have obstructed the waste outlet or by limescale in your pipes. If the cause of the blockage can’t be determined from casual inspection, drainage engineers can dislodge and force out the block using a plunger. If this doesn’t work, they can use other methods of clearing the obstruction. 

They can apply an enzyme waste removal product, a homemade solution of baking soda and vinegar, dishwashing liquid and hot water, or a chemical drain cleaner. If the blockage is severe and these methods don’t work, they can use stronger, more specialised tools and equipment.

These tools can include a plumber’s snake or a pressure washer. A plumber’s snake can push and force out the obstruction while a pressure washer blasts a jet of pressurised water that’s powerful enough to dislodge and clear the blockage.

Testing the system

Once the appropriate declogging method is completed, your toilet is tested to check if the blocked toilet drain is now fixed. Should the toilet still not flush normally, your specialist can repeat the troubleshooting process and try other unclogging methods until the toilet flushes without issues. 

Cleaning the site

If there is any toilet overflow during the troubleshooting and unclogging, your plumber can clean up the mess. This includes disposing of any absorbent towels, old newspapers, or other materials used to soak up the overflow. Some plumbers may also offer to mop the bathroom floor and disinfect it afterwards.

Once your toilet works as it should again, why stop there? Go ahead and hire someone to clean your floors and make your bathroom look like new again! And in case you want your entire home tidied up and not just your bathroom, you can also get a cleaner to do the mopping and vacuuming for you.

Recent Toilet Unblocking tasks

Toilet unblocking

£100

Spondon, Derbyshire

10th Jun 2022

Badly blocked toilet, requiring mechanical worm - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 10 June 2022

Unblocked toilet

£50

Sketchley Old Village, Leicestershire

22nd May 2022

Toilet brush got struck inside the toilet - Due date: Flexible

Unblock toilet

£60

Becontree, Greater London

2nd May 2022

The Toilet needs to be unbloced. - Due date: Before Tuesday, 3 May 2022

A job well done

Toilet blocked

£50

Roxeth, Greater London

16th Apr 2022

My toilet is blocked I want to draining - Due date: Flexible

CHANGE HAND SHOWER. TOILET BLOCK

£100

Charlton, Greater London

11th Mar 2022

I HAVE 2 STANDING SHOWER AND ONE BATH. BOTH HAVE HAND SHOWER FITTED.I NEED TO CHANGE BOTH HAND SHOWER . Also I have a toilet in garden .its blocked.need to fixed it - Due date: Flexible

Toilet block by disposable razor

£80

Walham Green, Greater London

7th Mar 2022

I dropped a disposable razor down the loo and it got sucked up by the flush so now the water is draining very slowly when you flush it - Due date: Flexible

Toilet unblocking and flush fixing

£50

Woodford Green, Greater London, IG8

17th Feb 2022

Flush fixing and toilet unblocking - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 18th Feb 2022

I have a blocked toilet in an Airbnb that need resolved.

£100

Stonehouse, Devon

8th Jun 2022

Toilet is blocked in an Airbnb flat. - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 8 June 2022

Blocked toilet

£50

Shacklewell, Greater London

19th May 2022

Toilet will flush but water not going down, is blocked - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 19 May 2022

Toilet blocked

£80

Kensington Gardens, Greater London

28th Apr 2022

Toilet is blocked needs unblocking, it is flushing - Due date: Before Friday, 29 April 2022

Blocked toilet

£100

Newtown, Buckinghamshire

4th Apr 2022

When we flush the water rises and goes down somtimes very slowly - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 5 April 2022

Unblock toilet

£70

South Kensington, Greater London, SW7

10th Mar 2022

The problem is that the toilet is clogged. - Due date: Before Sunday, 13 March 2022

Plumbing, unblocked toilet

£70

New Cross, Greater London

24th Feb 2022

would like a plumber to fix a clogged toilet - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 25th Feb 2022

Toilet unblocking

£80

Park Royal, Greater London, NW10

25th Jun 2022

Toilet is fully blocked with water!

Toilet unblock

£40

Canary Wharf, Greater London

6th Jun 2022

Toilet needs unblocking. Water rises when flushed and only slowly goes down - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 6 June 2022

Blocked toilet

£50

Ilford, Greater London

5th May 2022

Blocked toilet - very slow flushing - Due date: Flexible

Toilet unblocked

£50

Palmers Green, Greater London

26th Apr 2022

My Toilet is blocked water rises to just under the rim when toilet is flushed then water goes down eventually - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 26 April 2022

Toilet blocked

£40

Whitechapel, Greater London, E1

12th Mar 2022

The toilet is blocked, tried on our own - nothing seems to work - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 12 March 2022

Blocked toilet

£50

Lower Broughton, Greater Manchester

10th Mar 2022

Blocked toilet. Bad smell and water is not flushing properly. - Due date: Flexible

To unblock toilet

£70

Cyprus, Greater London

23rd Feb 2022

To unblock our toilet and we are in the second floor - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 23rd Feb 2022